The myth persists. Even in our modern world, countless people believe that without God, one’s life has no purpose or meaning — that the lives of atheists are devoid of joy and happiness because they are not religious. Starting out as one of the highest-grossing publishing projects on Kickstarter, A Better Life highlights the various ways that those who are not religious find joy, meaning, and purpose in life.
From one of the nation’s leading experts on the American family, a book that explores the state of marriage in America today; its evolution culturally; and with regard to religion and the law, how and why the present state of marriage—a merry-go-round of partnerships—developed, and the implications for parents and children.During Andrew J. Cherlin’s three decades of study and analysis of family life, he came to see that marriage in the United States was different than in other Western countries—Western Europe, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand—in a way that no one was writing about. He realized that marriage in America, unlike in other countries in the world, was seen as a cultural idael, and the U.S.
Brilliant and sassy Elizabeth Trumpet fantasizes starring on the London stage, but to become an actress in 1803 is tantamount to losing her virginity in the most debasing way.After watching her mother die and her father lose his mind, the courageous sixteen-year-old must find a way to save her family. She scores her first acting job as a fencer—the deadly skill she learned from her brother training for the military. Blessed with talent and a rare singing voice, Lizzie pursues her career, learning from theatrical characters high and low.When reckless actor Jonathan Faversham sets eyes on Miss Trumpet, he knows he’s found the partner of his life.
After saving a drowning man during a savage storm, Abby wakes up in a tropical paradise in a fight for her life. She has no idea how she got there, and notices changes in herself that she cannot explain. Haunted by unsettling dreams of her past, she sets out to escape, joined by Eric, who finds himself in the same predicament. Standing in their way is a madman, and his band of willing followers, with a mind set on murdering their unwelcome visitors. An eccentric hermit who has been living there for years offers them refuge, but they must deny his generosity.
Just finished this and it was a doozy. I am ready to get back to some regular, non-illustrated reading for a few days. This one throws them all together, the Aliens heading to get the survivors thrown together on the planet they were abandoned on. The crew of the Engineer ship, hurtling through space to an unknown destination, and Ahab the lone Predator who fights with the survivors. The young lady amongst them is impregnated with a Queen and the bugs are there to gather their leader.
I have often been asked to share the quotations I have collected with others. This book is an attempt to do just that. I believe that wisdom is the perfect blend of experience and reflection. Invest the time to be still and dwell upon the time-tested truths in the pages of 366 Days.... Remember, whatever you think about over and over becomes part of your character.
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