A wide variety of Fearless Digital e-books present invaluable advice, stories, and inspiration at an unbeatable price: never more than $9.95, and sometimes free! Click on the links below to download e-books in a variety of digital formats from Smashwords.
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The Health & Wisdom Series
How NOT to Worry: A clear and helpful 5-step process to letting go of unproductive worries during stressful times. Learn how to change the way your mind works to increase efficiency and creativity.
Letting Go of Bad Habits: Useful and original advice to help you outgrow bad habits without relying on “will power.”
My Healing Journey Through Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (FREE): The revealing and insightful story of how a spiritual awakening eased a severe autoimmune crisis.
How to Forgive • Seven Steps: Change your life for good, forever, for less than a dollar. Veteran spiritual writer D. Patrick Miller describes the “Seven Steps of Forgiving” in this concise handbook that makes a mystical process perfectly clear.
Flight Patterns: or, How Astral Projection Launched My Spiritual (But Not Religious) Journey: A personal essay detailing author D. Patrick Miller's early experimentation with astral projection, leading to his identification with the "spiritual but not religious" movement
When Soldiers Meditate: an interview with Richard Strozzi Heckler: In this fascinating conversation, a former Marine and aikido master discusses the inner qualities of the traditional warrior, and how he has tried to introduce them to select members of the modern military including the Green Berets and Navy Seals.
The Book of Practical Faith: Is faith meant only for churchgoers? This concise and eloquent volume offers a vision of a "practical faith" that will benefit anyone regardless of their religious (or irreligious) beliefs. In four lucid steps — Releasing Guilt, Gathering Trust, Practicing Patience, and Learning Transcendence — author D. Patrick Miller reveals a path to greater peace, perseverance, and dedication.
The Perfect Mother: an in-depth study of forgiveness • In this intimate essay, the author of HOW TO FORGIVE reveals how the struggles of his manic-depressive mother influenced his own life, including a seven-year bout of chronic fatigue syndrome. That illness led to the beginning of a spiritual discipline that would result not only in his healing, but a new perception of his troubled parent as well.
Necessary Wisdom: Jacob Needleman Talks About God, Time, Money, Love, and the Need for Philosophy in Conversations with D. Patrick Miller. A scintillating collection of interviews with the beloved philosopher, author of such best-selling books as Money and the Meaning of Life, What is God? and The Soul of America.
THREE BY CHARLES T. TART: We are pleased to announce the digital debut of pioneering consciousness researcher Charles T. Tart, Ph.D. under the Fearless Books imprint. Three of his mind-changing, classic works are now available in multiple digital formats here.
The ‘Course in Miracles’ Series
Six Miracle Essays: A compilation of the "6 Miracle Essays" series, combining in one volume BACK TO THE REAL WORLD; CLIMBING THE STONE FACE OF FEAR; HOMELESS; A BRUTAL SADNESS: Capital Punishment and the Politics of Vengeance; HIGHER LEARNING: An Interview with Kenneth and Gloria Wapnick; and ENDING MY RELIGION. This collection offers in-depth insights about the spiritual path known as "A Course in Miracles."
Miracles Over the Long Haul: A Presentation for the 2011 "Course in Miracles" Conference in San Francisco, by D. Patrick Miller.
Of Course! How Many Light Bulbs Does It Take to Change? In his first book, Ian Patrick frankly discusses some of the toughest challenges known to students of ACIM. Now, in one volume, Fearless Books presents the best of Ian’s insights and personal revelations selected from over 100 editions of the United Kingdom's highly respected Course newsletter, Miracle Worker.
From the Mercy Chair: Poems, Illustrations, and Videos by Mary Feagan.This is spiritual poetry like you've never read or heard it before: funny, heartwarming, and honest. Inspired by ACIM, Mary writes about blowing her mind, watching TV with Grandmama God, whining, opening a pub, cavorting with her inner moose, and much, much more.
Three e-books from Gene Skaggs, Jr., a veteran teacher of A Course in Miracles. Click here for full descriptions and ordering.
The Enneagram of Personality Series
What’s Your Number? Using the Enneagram for Self-Discovery and Healthier Relationships. An overview of the most compelling personality typing system available today, based on interviews with the two leading teachers.
Who Are You? Understanding Your Personality with the Enneagram. The first in a new Enneagram series, helping readers find their personality type and understand themselves and their friends, spouses, children, and co-workers. Coming soon: Are You a Perfectionist?
The Finance Series
How to Do What You Love for a Living: a 3-part compendium of stories on finding the right kind of work, including expert commentary offered by Marsha Sinetar, Nancy Anderson, Sue Bender, Gregg Levoy, Carol Adrienne, and others.
The Co$t of Not Selling Out: an entertaining memoir revealing just how little money a dedicated writer can make, and still succeed
The Writing Series
Choose Your Publishing Option: FREE • Google the term "how to get published" and you'll find the world-famous Fearless Publishing Guide near the top of the links. Now this popular online resource has been expanded into an e-book that gives even more valuable information on how to get an agent, get published in the mainstream or outside it, how to self-publish, and more.
How to Write a Good Poem: Three Essential Elements: The co-editor and publisher of the award-winning Fearless Poetry Series offers a concise and inspiring guide to writing a good poem. The three essential skills of Vocabulary, Compression, and Revision are explained, with helpful suggestions for practice. Includes a number of example poems by the author, a widely published poet. Also: live links to other helpful resources.
Writing Your Story—The Very First Step: The first volume in the Art of the Memoir Series stresses the importance of knowing WHY you want to write your personal story, reviewing three Poor Motivations and three Effective Motivations, along with an exercise helping you focus your purpose.
Writing Through the Dark Night: Talking about Creativity and Depression with novelist Tim Farrington: This wide-ranging, fascinating feature interview focuses on the subjects of creativity, depression, and the "dark night of the soul." Noted author and literary coach D. Patrick Miller talks with novelist Tim Farrington, author of A HELL OF MERCY and THE MONK DOWNSTAIRS.
Keeping Your Soul Work Alive: A Meditation on Writing and Self-Publishing FREE • In this brief essay, a veteran author, independent publisher, and writing coach muses about the challenges of honest self-expression — and the even bigger challenges of getting one's expressions out into the world.
Fiction & Poetry
Love After Life: a novel: “Here is a lucid, deftly told story of the healing power of love and the tenacity of spirit. But this is also a suspense tale with a redemptive twist — a genuine metaphysical thriller that seizes the soul and keeps you up until midnight turning the pages.” —Tim Farrington, author of The Monk Downstairs and The Monk Upstairs
My Journey Through the Jungle of Sex: A deeply touching, erotic, and ultimately transcendental novel. With sustained and unusually sensitive portrayals of sexual intimacy from a masculine point of view, My Journey Through the Jungle of Sex is a “California coming-of-age” story that breaks new ground in erotic fiction. (Marketed in print as My Journey Through the Plant World.)
Tully: a short story FREE • An erotic portrayal of grief, sexual awakening, and forgiveness. Originally published by THE SUN and later collected in STUBBORN LIGHT: The Best of THE SUN Volume III.
Instructions of the Spirit: poems & intimations: A volume of of 36 poems and “intimations” celebrating the challenges and mysteries of spiritual experience. “It is not easy to translate the experiences of the spiritual path into everyday language. Miller's poems record the colors and textures of his journey with skill, subtlety, and compassion." — J. Ruth Gendler, THE BOOK OF QUALITIES
The Light in Ordinary Things: Volume 1 of the Fearless Poetry Series • The first volume of the Fearless Poetry Series presents the work of 42 accomplished poets, offering illuminations of everyday things, places, and beings. Co-edited by Sari Friedman and D. Patrick Miller.
Touching: Poems of Love, Longing, and Desire • The second volume of the Fearless Poetry Series, co-edited by Sari Friedman and D. Patrick Miller, presents some of the best new poetry about love, longing, and desire. Features 50 veteran and emerging poets in a collection that is both accessible and accomplished. WINNER, Anthology Category and SECOND PLACE GRAND PRIZE WINNER, Nonfiction Books in the Next Generation Indie Book Awards. WINNER, Poetry Category, Global e-Book Awards, 2011.
Climbing the Air • A Science Fiction short story by Sari Friedman and Julia Cheng.... Aya thought her biggest problem was her parents, who wouldn’t break a rule if their lives depended on it. Irresistibly drawn to the Wildlands, Aya leaves home to battle for her life, and love, in the savage world ruled by her people’s deadly enemy, the Vex. With gorgeous prose, Sari Friedman and Julia Cheng portray a young woman whose longing for her own fierce self is more compelling than the threat of death.
Humor & Satire
Me and the Gargantuan Space Babes: Omnibus Edition: Miles Driven, the Last of the Smooth Movers and a Celebrated Great Escapist, tells the six-part, all-too-true story of how his sojourn at a Krispy Kreme doughnut parlor morphs into a galactic battle with gargantuan space babes who wouldn't think twice about dissolving his consciousness in a karmic acid bath. You'll never guess how he pulls himself together and gets out of this one!
Genesis Corrected (by The Serpent) FREE • Stop blaming Eve! It wasn't her fault. After eons of silence, The Serpent steps forward to set the story straight about dinosaurs, asteroids, and what really went down when Eve let the banana leaf fall from her bosom. As the Serpent suggests, you'll find yourself wondering how it could have been different if Adam had learned to "just say no"...
Doping with RC Cola and a Moon Pie FREE • The true story of how the author wandered off the track of competitive bicycling, never to return. This shocking confessional reveals the final, dirty little truth behind the Lance Armstrong scandal: the sport is just too damn hard!
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