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The Best Of Paulo Coelho books (EPUB, PDF) Free download

Paulo Coelho books published in over 100 countries, translated into 42 different languages, with over 21 million copies of his books sold internationally, Paulo Coelho can truly claim to be one of the most popular writers in the world. The Independent on Sunday has called him a ‘publishing phenomenon’. Paulo’s writing is a visionary blend of spirituality, magical realism and folklore. His stories are simple and direct, yet they have the power to change lives and inspire you with the courage to… Continue

Added by Wajdi Almowafak on September 26, 2016 at 22:20 — No Comments

Death is imminent

Now or 50 years from now. What difference does it make? 

Added by Hamza on September 26, 2016 at 17:48 — No Comments

My mobile

The importance of mobile

Mobile has become something essential in our daily lives, we can not live without it..ln proceeding years the mobile was not existed  we use a fixed telephone calls and carry the agenda for the registration numbers and keeping appointments and use the alarm clock to wake up in the morning at a certain time was not the Internet anywhere in our lives ... Today become everything in the mobile  we use in audio and video calls and use it as a note book  and alarm and…


Added by LIEDY on September 26, 2016 at 14:01 — 6 Comments

Are you....?

"Are you following me?", these words have two faced coin for me. One is dreadful and the other is humorous.

It was late afternoon or I should say early evening, a dusk moment. On my way home after the whole day of work, the normal me will just utter my silent prayer and thank God for His help to consummate the whole day work (because I believe I can never do this alone). My house is just a walking distance from my office, as I turned left at the corner of Aster Clinic opposite of…


Added by Risty Aven on September 26, 2016 at 13:10 — 7 Comments

The family system

The family system is collapsed. Thanks to the old age homes; people don't want to raise children anymore :(

Everyone is literally for himself in today's money driven society. Welcome to the age of loneliness. Crowded world but no company Sighs

Whenever someone talks to you, the first thing that comes into your mind is "What does he want?" Such materialistic have we become. Sigh I wish I was born in a world where people could talk irrespective of their benefits just to experience… Continue

Added by Hamza on September 26, 2016 at 11:30 — 2 Comments



Empress Market is a famous place located in Sadder, Karachi, Pakistan, which traces its origin to the British Raj era.  Today this market is considered one of the busiest markets for shopping grocery in Karachi.  A wide variety of commodities are available at this market like fruits, vegetables, meat, fish, tin packed as well as raw, stationery, dates, dry fruits, lentils,…


Added by Mishaikh on September 26, 2016 at 8:30 — 2 Comments

The Magic that Lasts

What’s the purpose of my life?”, The Magician asked himself, frustrated, before getting to the village. Closer to the village, he hesitated. Then he made his mind and walked slowly towards the centre of the village. There, a curious child shouted and announced the presence of a stranger. In a short time a small group of men stood in the middle of the road, their arms folded across their chests. “What are you? A priest? A thief?” they sneered, sizing up his slender frame. “A…


Added by Fr@nk on September 25, 2016 at 19:45 — 8 Comments

I love my headphones

I love my headphones. When I wear my magical headphones, no one talks to me and if someone does, I can always choose what to listen and what not. :)

Added by Hamza on September 25, 2016 at 18:54 — 1 Comment

Let's Discuss My New Idea: The Literary Contest

My friends! Reading your great stories on our writing challenges I have always thought about arranging such a contest/discussion of your literary works meaning your skills in composing the stories and expressing yourselves in a written form. So, I have an idea to post a series of blogs where we all will be able to estimate writing abilities of the authors. I am going to post the corrected stories so that you will estimate only literary skills of the authors. Besides, the idea is to discuss…


Added by Danny Clark on September 25, 2016 at 15:00 — 14 Comments

What is your first name?

What is your first name? My first name is Yuuichi and it is written 友一 in kanji. 友 means "friend" and it is used in words like 友情(friendship). 一 means "one ". So my parents put their hope that I can make many friends into the name. And 一 is used because I am their first child.

Most parents usually select a name with a positive meaning. However some parents give bad names to their child. One parent was going to name their child as 悪魔(which means devil) in past times, but the…


Added by tam on September 25, 2016 at 7:34 — 9 Comments

"Relations should be taken seriously"

There are different kinds of relations first with a life time agreement they are blood relations .

Blood relations never gets broken just some tough times or misunderstandings creates a distance between these relations.

The other one is also with a certificate but easily gets destroyed is marriage , some of the marriages stays forever and all the credit goes to those married couples who give all their efforts to keep their marriages forever, and some of the marriages gets…


Added by Invisible (Fact) on September 24, 2016 at 18:28 — 5 Comments

First step to Success - The foundation

My friend, if you want to get successful in your life; Congrats! You are at the right place. This is where your journey to success will start; right here, right now. 

You know what I feel. People have made this whole thing a lot more complicated when it's simple in real. There are whole books on, "How to be successful", where they talk about the neurones in such details that take it really difficult to digest it. I believe in easy to digest material. 

The first…


Added by Hamza on September 24, 2016 at 15:34 — 4 Comments


I wish if you could realize ,you are going to lose me, You would stop treating me the way you treats .

I wish if you could accept me the way I am,complains would never come between us.

I wish if you could love me the way I expect,we would never gets apart .

I wish if you could understands me ,you and me would become forever we .

I wished If there would be an other chance we had, but some wishes are not to come true, just they reminds you always some incomplete…


Added by Invisible (Fact) on September 24, 2016 at 6:44 — 5 Comments

Expector's Tips on English Usage (2): 'not A or B'

Yes, I mean you should use 'or' (not 'and') after a negative verb, for example, you say "I don't like football or basketball.", not "I don't like football and basketbll." - that is, 'or' means 'and not' here. 

It's not uncommon for a learner to use 'and' in place of 'or' in a situation like that - I know they are trying to say they don't like both of them: both football and basketball. 

It may have something to do with the…


Added by Expector Smith on September 24, 2016 at 3:30 — 15 Comments

Ten Steps for Writing Superb Research Papers

So here you can find my 10 tips that allow you write amazing papers:

1) Choose Your Subject

A crucial moment before you begin your paper is when you select your subject.  You want writing your paper to go as…


Added by Julie Ellis on September 23, 2016 at 14:27 — No Comments

feel so sad

Lately I think about you

The one who has inspired

I can't find you here anymore

where are you now

a friend of mine oh...

Added by sugeng on September 23, 2016 at 13:38 — 6 Comments

Development Predication of Mining Machinery in the Future

The main development method of our national mining machinery is to imitate the products that appearing in our market, crushing chamber of crusher and of course this products cannot have the strong competition in the mining market, and the only result is to be dumped at last. The situation above on not only can influence its development, which also can lead to the worst development recycle of the whole…


Added by dongfang on September 23, 2016 at 9:15 — No Comments

Celebrating Indonesia 71th independence anniversary

Fancy costumes to join yearly cultural carnival in Karangmojo District, Gunungkidul Regency, Yogyakarta

Added by yeri ekomunajat on September 23, 2016 at 6:29 — 8 Comments

the beggar, me and the world


When you are waiting for the bus to come at the terminal and an old person comes to you and asks you for money. The man looks clearly deserving, an apparent disability, a broken limb, a fractured bones, making it through day by day. You want to help him. You want to surprise him by giving him the largest currency note just to see the look on his face but then after taking a peep of your wallet you realize you cannot afford such adventures; at least for now.  …


Added by Hamza on September 22, 2016 at 9:30 — 11 Comments

My New Writing Challenge: Another/the Other, Others/the Others.

Dear friends! I will tell you about these problematic adjectives and how to use them correctly. We use them differently with/as singular and plural nouns. Besides, these adjectives can be used as nouns, both singular and plural.



Added by Tanya on September 21, 2016 at 15:38 — 17 Comments

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