Born the son of a share croppers daughter, Larry was surrounded by poverty left by the second world war. His dad, still restless from his tour of duty in Italy and struggling to find a respectable job,was under a lot of pressure to provide for his deprived family. Because of his abnormal enviorment and bizarre relatives, young Larrys life was filled with contenious humor and drama. Growing old in years and not wanting his stories to be forgotten, he wrote about the little boy growing up in the foot hills of the Appalachia Mountains. The short stories were later presented to his only daughter as a Christmas gift.
"Your Book of Poems is a guide to using goals, action plans, and imagination to create a book of poetry in one year or less. It contains everything you need (including templates) to not only complete your book, but to use this experience as a bridge to accomplishing additional goals in music, art, sports, or whatever you aspire to do!"--Back cover.
When you’re on the downhill side of life, what things do you think about? This is one of the questions crossing the mind of Mikel W. Dawson. The author has experienced many facets of life, and now wants to raise questions and give a little advice on how to approach the turns in life’s road. Thoughts of a Crazy Old Man also answers a lot of question that readers have asked since his previous book Guide’s Life. This book doesn’t just cover one subject, but many things common to us all. Life, weather, work, women, politics, religion, and kids are just a few of the topics Mikel expounds on and gives some advice, telling what he’s learned over the years and the things he’s done. Thoughts of a Crazy Old Man isn’t meant to provide all the answers, but rather give insight on how one man has dealt with the things common folk experience every day. If you want to find out how a guy growing up in Southwest Idaho in the late ‘50s and who graduated high school in the 70’s figured out his own answers, grab a drink, pull up a comfortable chair, and put on your reading glasses. Get ready for Thoughts of a Crazy Old Man.
A Book to Help Children Manage and Overcome Anxiety, Anxious Thoughts, Stress and Fearful Situations
Author: Jayneen Sanders
Pubpsher: Educate2Empower Publishing
Little Bear is a worrier. He worries about everything! But with Mama Bear's help, he soon learns his worries are not so big after all. Through this engaging story children will learn that everyday worries and fears can be overcome. Discussion questions and extra hints to help children manage anxiety are included.
In fin-de-siècle Copenhagen, part-time prostitute Charlotte and her lumpen sidekick, Fru Schleswig, have taken on jobs as cleaning ladies of dubious talent to tide them over the harsh winter of 1897. But the home of their neurotic new employer, the widow Krak, soon reveals itself to be riddled with dark secrets - including the existence of a demonic machine rumoured to swallow people alive. Rudely catapulted into twenty-first-century London, the hapless duo discover a whole new world of glass, labour-saving devices and hectic, impossible romance...
This book is a thought provoking honest look at the philosophy, and nature of truth, and Self-discovery utilizing poetry, proverbs, and scattered thoughts. This book looks at life in simple terms rendering it to paper with sincerity honesty, empathy, and understanding so that it can open your mind to new possibilities, and understandings. To reveal to you some of the simplicity, and beauty that life has to offer. It is a book that may change your viewpoints on certain things, and change your life for the better. It is the sincerest hope of the author that you will read this book, and it will help you in some small way so you can come away from it a better person. He also hopes this book will help to ease some of the suffering of those readers who are in pain, and make them feel good even if it is only for a moment.
Just beneath the surface of many of the best known, and some less well-known, verses of sacred Scripture, there lies a hidden treasure that many casual Bible readers may never see. Quite often just a short, prayerful pause to reflect upon the written word will allow God the Holy Spirit to open our minds to deeper revelations as to the importance of a specific verse or series of verses. New ways of applying that Scripture to our lives begin to become clear to us. For that reason, pastor and author Sam Owens invites readers to grab their spiritual shovels and dig a little deeper into the treasure that is Gods Holy Word!