I Hope You Die Soon

Words on Non-Duality
Author: Richard Sylvester
Publisher: New Harbinger Publications
ISBN: 1626257418
Category: Body, Mind & Spirit
Page: 120
View: 5676
DOWNLOAD NOW »
This is an uncompromising and provocative book about non-duality. In liberation it is seen that all phenomena simply arise in awareness with no person mediating them. Purpose, religion and paths of spiritual development all lose their meaning when it is seen that there is no one who exercises choice. “The most common misconception about liberation is that it is something an individual can gain. But liberation is a loss—the loss of the sense that there ever was a separate individual who could choose to do something to bring about liberation. When it is seen that there is no separation, the sense of vulnerability and fear that attaches to the individual falls away ... then life is simply lived and relaxation takes place. There is a sense of ease with whatever is the case and an end to grasping for what might be." —From I Hope You Die Soon

I Hope You Die Laughing

A Beginner's Guide to Estate Planning
Author: N M Harvey Esq,N. Harvey
Publisher: CreateSpace
ISBN: 9781511832304
Category:
Page: 94
View: 4218
DOWNLOAD NOW »
This humorous approach to learning the subject of estate planning is a great easy-to-read review of wills, trusts, and other important legal documents.

Path of Destruction: Star Wars Legends (Darth Bane)

A Novel of the Old Republic
Author: Drew Karpyshyn
Publisher: Del Rey
ISBN: 0307795829
Category: Fiction
Page: 416
View: 3267
DOWNLOAD NOW »
Once the Sith order teemed with followers. But their rivalries divided them in endless battles for supremacy. Until one dark lord at last united the Sith in the quest to enslave the galaxy–and exterminate the Jedi. Yet it would fall to another, far more powerful than the entire Brotherhood of Darkness, to ultimately realize the full potential of the Sith, and wield the awesome power of the dark side as never before. Since childhood, Dessel has known only the abuse of his hateful father and the dangerous, soul-crushing labor of a cortosis miner. Deep in the tunnels of the desolate planet Apatros, endlessly excavating the rare mineral valued throughout the galaxy, Dessel dreams of the day he can escape–a day he fears may never come. But when a high-stakes card game ends in deadly violence, Dessel suddenly finds himself a wanted man. On the run from vengeful Republic forces, Dessel vanishes into the ranks of the Sith army, and ships out to join the bloody war against the Republic and its Jedi champions. There, Dessel’s brutality, cunning, and exceptional command of the Force swiftly win him renown as a warrior. But in the eyes of his watchful masters, he is destined for a far greater role in the ultimate Sith plan for the galaxy–if he can prove himself truly worthy. As an acolyte in the Sith academy, studying the secrets and skills of the dark side at the feet of its greatest masters, Dessel embraces his new Sith identity: Bane. However the true test is yet to come. In order to gain acceptance into the Brotherhood of Darkness one must fully surrender to the dark side through a trial by fire that Bane, for all his unquenchable fury and lust for power, may not be strong enough to endure . . . especially since deception, treachery, and murder run rampant among the Sith disciples, and utter ruthlessness alone is the key to survival. Only by defying the most sacred traditions, rejecting all he has been taught, and drawing upon the long-forgotten wisdom of the very first Sith can Bane hope to triumph–and forge from the ashes of that which he must destroy a new era of absolute dark power. Features a bonus section following the novel that includes a primer on the Star Wars expanded universe, and over half a dozen excerpts from some of the most popular Star Wars books of the last thirty years!

Als ich unsichtbar war

Die Welt aus der Sicht eines Jungen, der 11 Jahre als hirntot galt
Author: Martin Pistorius
Publisher: BASTEI LÜBBE
ISBN: 3838711327
Category: Biography & Autobiography
Page: 310
View: 6093
DOWNLOAD NOW »
Gefangen im eigenen Körper. Martin ist zwölf, als ihn eine rätselhafte Krankheit befällt: Er verliert seine Sprache, die Kontrolle über seinen Körper, ist nach wenigen Monaten völlig hilflos. Die Ärzte sagen seinen Eltern, er werde für immer schwerstbehindert bleiben. Was niemand ahnte: Im Kokon seines Körpers verbirgt sich ein schrittweise erwachender Geist und eine zutiefst lebendige Seele. Als Martin aufwacht, kann er nur mit den Augen Lebenszeichen geben. Eine Pflegerin erkennt schließlich, dass er sehr wohl bei Bewusstsein ist und alles um sich herum mitbekommt. Dann endlich erhält er die Hilfe, die er benötigt, um sich ganz ins Leben zurück zu kämpfen. Martin Pistorius erzählt bewegend und absolut authentisch darüber, was ihn in den elf Jahren der Hilflosigkeit am Leben gehalten hat. Sein dramatisches Buch über seine Erfahrungen zeigt, dass mit der Unterstützung einer Familie, die nicht aufgibt und einem großen Lebenswillen sogar Wunder möglich sind.

The Magic Red Carpet and the Groovy Wallpaper


Author: David Gallagher
Publisher: Lulu.com
ISBN: 1300847778
Category:
Page: N.A
View: 2979
DOWNLOAD NOW »


The Castle & Other Tales


Author: David Gallagher
Publisher: Lulu.com
ISBN: 1300847689
Category:
Page: N.A
View: 2048
DOWNLOAD NOW »


Zum Traum erwachen

die Kunst hellsichtig zu leben
Author: Leo Hartong
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9783905752007
Category:
Page: 206
View: 9864
DOWNLOAD NOW »


And Then You Die


Author: John R. Jorissen
Publisher: iUniverse
ISBN: 0595170307
Category: Fiction
Page: 208
View: 9672
DOWNLOAD NOW »
Story of a woman who has given up on life, only to be shocked back into everyday life by an unusual happening. Raises a baby that she has "found" and finds that life is still full of love and goodness. The goodness of live, which she has found, soon turns into sadness as she loses the one thing that had brought her back into the mainstream of society. A very clean story about life and the very unusual circumstances that arise in that life. A sadness that will bring tears to the eyes of even the most hardened person.

Appointment in Samarra

(Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition)
Author: John O'Hara
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101602953
Category: Fiction
Page: 240
View: 5739
DOWNLOAD NOW »
The best-loved book by the writer whom Fran Lebowitz compared to the author of The Great Gatsby, calling him “the real F. Scott Fitzgerald” One of the great novels of small-town American life, Appointment in Samarra is John O’Hara’s crowning achievement. In December 1930, just before Christmas, the Gibbsville, Pennsylvania, social circuit is electrified with parties and dances. At the center of the social elite stand Julian and Caroline English. But in one rash moment born inside a highball glass, Julian breaks with polite society and begins a rapid descent toward self-destruction. Brimming with wealth and privilege, jealousy and infidelity, O’Hara’s iconic first novel is an unflinching look at the dark side of the American dream—and a lasting testament to the keen social intelligence if a major American writer.

101 Whiskies to Try Before You Die (Revised & Updated)


Author: Ian Buxton
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0755362985
Category: Cooking
Page: 224
View: 7842
DOWNLOAD NOW »
Revised and updated in 2013, 101 Whiskies to Try Before You Die is a whisky guide with a difference. It is not an awards list. It is not a list of the 101 'best' whiskies in the world in the opinion of a self-appointed whisky guru. It is simply a guide to the 101 whiskies that enthusiasts must seek out and try in order to complete their whisky education. Avoiding the deliberately obscure, the ridiculously limited and the absurdly expensive, whisky expert Ian Buxton recommends an eclectic selection of old favourites, stellar newcomers and mystifyingly unknown drams that simply have to be drunk. The book decodes the marketing hype and gets straight to the point; whether from India, America, Sweden, Ireland, Japan or the hills, glens and islands of Scotland, here are the 101 whiskies that you really want. Try them before you die - Slainte!

To: Die Before You Die

The True Story of My Journey Through Life and Mental Illness
Author: Melvin Ricks
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation
ISBN: 1469190796
Category: Fiction
Page: 283
View: 1175
DOWNLOAD NOW »
This is an inspirational story about life and mental illness that will not only inspire those suffering from depression and bi-polar, but will leave all readers with a higher understanding of life. It is the true story of Melvin Ricks, who, after surviving an abusive and poverty-stricken childhood, would become a husband, a father, and a successful attorney. However, at the peak of his career, Mr. Ricks is overtaken by his illness which destroys everything he had accomplished, and nearly takes his life. And it is only until he discovers what it means to: die before you die, does be began truly live for the very first time.

Alwine und die Uhr

The Watch and Chain
Author: Martin Smith
Publisher: BoD – Books on Demand
ISBN: 384829818X
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Page: 160
View: 7513
DOWNLOAD NOW »
Dieses Buch ist voll von diesen Orten und Namen. Es handelt aber auch von einer Gruppe Geistern, magischen Personen oder Wesen, die in und um die Stadt leben wie Alwine, eine Hexe, die am Hexenteich wohnt. Für Menschen ist sie unsichtbar. Außerdem hat sie die Gabe mit Tieren und Pflanzen zu sprechen. Sie hat einen berühmten Freund: Goswin, einen alten Ritter, der auf der Rodenburg lebte. Es gibt eine Anzahl weiterer schillernder Gestalten wie Elfi, eine Elfe, Dragnet, ein tollpatschiger Drache, Hoot, eine weise Eule, Captain Gold, ein Pirat und nicht zuletzt Bertus, ein Zauberer, der unter der „alten Bertha“ lebt, eine Eiche im Wald hinter Oesbern. Zusammen erleben sie manch seltsame, aber auch wundervolle Abenteuer. Zweisprachig Deutsch/Englisch

This Is How You Die

Stories of the Inscrutable, Infallible, Inescapable Machine of Death
Author: Ryan North,Matthew Bennardo,David Malki !
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1444779532
Category: Fiction
Page: 512
View: 3690
DOWNLOAD NOW »
If a machine could predict how you would die, would you want to know? This is the tantalising premise of THIS IS HOW YOU DIE, the brilliant follow-up anthology to the self-published bestseller, MACHINE OF DEATH. The machines started popping up around the world. The offer was tempting: with a simple blood test, anyone could know how they would die. But the machines didn't give dates or specific circumstances - just a single word or phrase. DROWNED, CANCER, OLD AGE, CHOKED ON A HANDFUL OF POPCORN. And though the predictions were always accurate, they were also often frustratingly vague. OLD AGE, it turned out, could mean either dying of natural causes, or being shot by an elderly, bedridden man in a botched home invasion. The machines held onto that old-world sense of irony in death: you can know how it's going to happen, but you'll still be surprised when it does. This addictive anthology - sinister, witty, philosophical and fascinating - collects the best of the thousands of story submissions the editors received in the wake of the success of self-published sensation MACHINE OF DEATH, and exceeds the first in every way.

Deutsch-französisch-englisches Handbuch der Handels-Correspondenz und des Geschäftsstyls


Author: Friedrich Ludwig Rhode
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: N.A
Category:
Page: 320
View: 2274
DOWNLOAD NOW »


You Break It, You Die


Author: William Delaney
Publisher: Strategic Book Publishing
ISBN: 160693810X
Category: Fiction
Page: 696
View: 7210
DOWNLOAD NOW »
You Break It You Die by author William Delaney is an imaginatively brilliant twist on one of most ancient and revered documents of Christian teachings-the Ten Commandments. Written with dark humor and an uncanny sense of delicious macabre, Delaney writes a tale of nine gay men who accept invitations to a dinner party hosted by an eccentric billionaire and his lover. When the men gather, their host informs them that each of them are living lives that contradict the ten gay Commandments. His purpose is to convince the men that they have broken some of these laws and must atone for the ones they're not living up to, and he's hell-bent on setting them straight. Meanwhile something from hell (or is it an angel of destruction?) lies in wait. Whatever the evil is, it believes in the ways of the old testament and its fury is about to be unleashed with a wrathful vengeance. What will happen to this motley crew? Will they die for their sins or escape the tribulation of an ancient evil casting judgment? With razor-sharp dialogue, convincing characters, and tantalizing drama and mayhem, Delaney's novel carries the reader on a fast track of twists and turns that lead to a surprising and chilling climax.

The Girl Without a Memory - Das Mädchen ohne Erinnerung


Author: Dore Steinert
Publisher: Langenscheidt
ISBN: 3468692110
Category: Fiction
Page: 160
View: 8806
DOWNLOAD NOW »
'The Girl without a Memory - Das Mädchen ohne Erinnerung' von Langenscheidt ist ein packender Krimi und Lernschmöker für alle, die Spaß am Lesen haben und gleichzeitig ihr Englisch festigen und verbessern möchten. Der Roman entspricht dem Niveau A2 (Texte und Dialoge sind zu 30% in Englisch, zu 70% in Deutsch) mit Vokabelangaben und integrierten Übungen, die das Lernen und das Verstehen des Textes erleichtern. Zum Inhalt: Eine junge Frau stolpert an der Spree entlang, verletzt und völlig durchnässt. Die Polizei steht vor einem Rätsel: Die Frau kann sich weder an ihren Namen noch an ihre Herkunft erinnern. Und sie spricht nur englisch. Kommissarin Eve Santer nimmt sich des Falles an...

The Great Plague - Die große Pest


Author: Erika Sophie Hopmann,Heidelore Mais
Publisher: Langenscheidt
ISBN: 3468692277
Category: Fiction
Page: 160
View: 5203
DOWNLOAD NOW »
London 1664: Der deutsche Bäckerlehrling Johannes siedelt mit seiner Schwester nach London über, wo gerade die Pest wütet. Nicht nur den Schicksalen, die die Krankheit verursacht, sondern auch kriminellen Machenschaften müssen die beiden dort ins Auge sehen ...

Wer braucht eigentlich Nirwana?

Unkonventionelle Gespräche über Nicht-Dualität und Befreiung
Author: Richard Sylvester
Publisher: Lotos
ISBN: 3641059194
Category: Body, Mind & Spirit
Page: 368
View: 7681
DOWNLOAD NOW »
Nicht du findest die Erleuchtung, sondern die Erleuchtung findet dich Innere Befreiung und Erleuchtung – die großen Ziele aller spirituell Suchenden. Doch wie erreicht man sie? Indem man stundenlang auf dem Meditationskissen sitzt oder sich in die Lehren berühmter Gurus und Weisheitslehrer vertieft? Nein, meint Richard Sylvester! Niemand kann etwas anstreben oder erreichen – schon gar nicht Nirwana. Denn unsere Welt ist vollkommen, so wie sie ist – und wir sind es auch. Auf radikale und kompromisslose Weise macht der Autor klar: Befreiung geschieht einfach. Ganz spontan und unbeeinflussbar. Mit viel Humor führt er vor Augen, dass Entspanntheit und relaxtes Geschehenlassen die wahren Schlüssel sind, um zu der einen fundamentalen Erkenntnis zu gelangen, die wahre Befreiung bewirkt: Es gibt kein getrenntes Dasein, alles ist Teil des Einen. Dieses Buch enthält faszinierende Gespräche über Nicht-Dualität und Befreiung, die während einer Tournee des Autors in Deutschland aufgezeichnet wurden.

Machine of Death

Kurzgeschichten
Author: Ryan North,Matthew Bennardo,David Malki
Publisher: Heyne Verlag
ISBN: 3641071887
Category: Fiction
Page: 640
View: 6757
DOWNLOAD NOW »
Ihr werdet alle sterben! Stellen Sie sich vor, Sie gehen zum Arzt, machen einen Bluttest und eine Maschine spuckt daraufhin einen kleinen Zettel mit der Art Ihres Todes aus. Keine Einzelheiten, kein Zeitpunkt – die einzige Information, die man erhält, ist: Tod durch Ertrinken oder Verhungern oder Alter. Gleich dem Orakel von Delphi verhängt die Machine of Death ihr Urteil über die Menschen, und die Autoren dieser einzigartigen Storysammlung schildern auf ironische, humorvolle und berührende Weise, was passiert, wenn man versucht, seinem Schicksal aus dem Weg zu gehen ...

Cool, Hip & Sober

88 Ways to Beat Booze and Drugs
Author: Bill Manville
Publisher: Forge Books
ISBN: 1466835273
Category: Self-Help
Page: 288
View: 5542
DOWNLOAD NOW »
In a refreshingly clear-headed and informed approach to addiction, noted writer and radio host Bill Manville sums up what he's learned in more than forty years of research . . . twenty as a demon-driven drunk and twenty in recovery. From his popular show "Addictions and Answers," broadcast from KVML in Sonora, California, Manville has compiled a list of 88 questions and answers from, as he says, "a ton of plain and fancy drunks and dopers and their friends and families." As well, he offers valuable advice and information from his guests: noted psychiatrists, psychologists, rehab counselors, MDs, academics, and more. Here, in first-person detail, are responses to the issues faced by alcoholics, addicts, and their loved ones, such as: · How to intervene with a substance-abusing friend · How alcoholics can protect themselves from relapses · Evaluating therapies, both individual and group · How alcohol affects sex · Definitions of "social drinker," "heavy drinker," and alcoholic · The many faces of denial · Is alcoholism inherited? · How to choose the right rehab · Is there an addictive personality? · What role does spirituality play in recovery? A brave and transformational look at the treatment of chemical dependency, Cool, Hip, and Sober is a captivating, insightful and essential handbook for overcoming denial and achieving a peaceful, long-term recovery. At the Publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management Software (DRM) applied.