By Richard P. Stevens
From highschool via collage to disagreement with racism in united states, Africa and Latin the United States, against non secular and political fanaticism around the globe, Prof. Stevens maintains his aid for indigenous and marginalized peoples anywhere lifestyles takes him; from youngster age dissenter to school professor and overseas businessman, a sixty yr trip INTO the realm, along with his prolonged foreign households, has touched the lives of hundreds.
By Julian Padowicz
Loves of Yulian is the poignant end to the three-part memoir recounting the author’s harrowing WWII escape from occupied Poland to the United States. After fleeing over the Carpathian Mountains into Hungary, eight-year-old Yulian and his imaginitive yet self-involved mom, Barbara, are on board a boat to Rio de Janeiro to look ahead to their flip for immigration to the us. A former Warsaw socialite, Barbara has no marketable abilities, basically her seems, wits and courage. Paying their means by means of promoting the diamonds she had concealed in her garments, they land in Brazil with purely the diamond engagement ring on her finger. one way or the other, it needs to finance both their remain and eventual passage to New York.
Yulian, a delicate Jewish boy raised by way of an overprotective, devoutly Catholic nanny, has trouble interacting with other childrens and concludes that God is punishing him for leaving behind Judaism. Complicating issues, he falls in love with a stunning, yet considerably older, fellow refugee, Irenka, who has been employed to take him to the seashore. whilst his mother meets a guy she really cares for, Yulian hopes he has finally came across his long-sought-after father determine. yet Barbara’s European upper-class values conflict along with her suitor’s Latin ardor, leaving Yulian in the course of a misaligned courtship, which he desperately desires to set right.
Eventually, Yulian resolves his religious matters with the help of a celebrated Polish poet and his personal teddy undergo. His ambitious mom, although, needs to make a choice from a guy she truly loves and her destiny in America.
By Patrick Lafontaine
Areas of concentration contain weight reduction (17 pounds in eight months), a revolutionary relief in alcohol intake resulting in whole abstinence, and an economical, nutritious diet. All of those in flip may end up in larger day-by-day dwelling conduct, from loved ones ornament, furnishings association, selecting the right mattress (futon on a Tatami, in my case) and handling your clothes.
This ebook additionally comes with a password for a hyperlink on my web site giving entry to:
1. A month-by-month Excel template that will help you deal with your day-by-day life.
2. A one-off per 30 days grocery procuring checklist together with weights and costs.
3. a listing of day-by-day intakes via weight and energy (breakfast, lunch, afternoon snack, and dinner).
When those steps are comprehensive, it is possible for you to to begin planning that paintings, in the limits of your budget.
A precis of all steps taken is included.
Afterwards, I clarify my ideas at the flaws in glossy society, utilizing own examples to teach how we're headed within the incorrect direction.
My way of life switch is an answer for larger daily dwelling in a chaotic world.
For extra info: www.patricklafontaine.com
By Helen Doan
By Dale Snyder
“Dale’s descriptions continually depart an image in my brain. I received such an appreciation for this couple after studying Out of the Vortex.” —George Fehr
“A storyteller I completely enjoy—warm and fuzzy.” —Gwen Hills
“Vivid, lively…brings the reader to adventure the story.” —Renata Deilets
Dale’s pilgrimage less than God has taken him from a farm in Delacour, Alberta, to Northern Cree kingdom, on a release at the Amazon, into the hinterland to dwell one of the Kayapo Indians of Brazil, in church paintings, seminary and Bible college. He used to be in Brazil for a complete of seventeen years. He met and married Mary Scott from Scotland within the similar undertaking, Crossworld. This led to a few furlough time in Scotland to boot. while he and Mary got here domestic with their 3 teenagers they frolicked in pastorates and they're now retired.
By J.D. Duan
By Michael Lukas
The alterations commence with an unforeseen and deep melancholy. this is often by means of Lukas' first explosive manic episode which ends up in his expulsion from Stanford collage. we're invited to relive those extreme reports and to appreciate the consequences on a tender man's existence as he fights to regain regulate of his future.
Through Lukas' intimate account of fight and eventual popularity of his ailment, The Veil bargains perception for all who fight with severe emotional states and their results, and for all who love them.
Michael Lukas has lived with bipolar illness for two decades and has labored tirelessly to get it lower than keep an eye on. In that point, he has been homeless, jailed, dedicated, and deeply in debt. He now enjoys a profitable expertise occupation within the Bay region and holds a level from Stanford collage. He lives together with his spouse and kids in San Francisco and maintains to hunt stability with the aid of a gaggle of shut associates and family.
By Paul Rafael
What if it used to be never really about the “why” yet extra concerning the “Who”? Who is asking? Who are we really? This publication doesn't fake to respond to those queries. It easily needs to help one remember that perhaps within the asking lies already the reply. in the course of the intimate sharing of his internal transformation, Paul Rafael deals tips on easy methods to take into account that embodied spirituality is an enduring sacred dance. Dancing with our humanness is always one to be had direction that can help us reconnect with our core essence. It is offered to aid somebody – who feels prepared – to understand that lifestyles was once by no means intended to be a “pain administration” experience.
Being human is additionally the occasion of a sacred dancing mystery.
With authenticity, heat and empathy, the writer relates historic knowledge in glossy terminology, which has usually been misunderstood or misconstrued. Paul Rafael stocks from his center what he is aware to be precise with transparence and integrity. He stocks how in his personal religious rebirth, he has been in a position to ignite what he calls the 3 Sacred keys. He stocks how seeing, permitting and honoring our pleasure essence is a spiritual practice that is often on hand, basic and but totally sacred.
By Crystal Brown
By John Joseph