Category: Non-Fiction

The Five-Minute Buddhist’s Buddhism Quick Start Guide

The Five-Minute Buddhist’s Buddhism Quick Start Guide by Brian Schell Welcome to the world of Buddhism!  Americans and others in the West have certain expectations and images that come to mind when the word “Buddhist” comes up. Most people have seen the Dalai Lama on the news or in magazines, and he has almost become […]

The Five-Minute Buddhist Returns

The Five-Minute Buddhist Returns by Brian Schell Apply Buddhist Principles to Your Life   ISBN: 1507601573 ISBN-13: 978-1507601570 A jargon-free, plain-language introduction to the foundational ideas of Buddhism and real-world tips for practicing Buddhism while balancing life in the real, modern world. This follow-up to the immensely-popular “Five-Minute Buddhist” continues the tradition of easily-understood application […]

Teaching and Learning in Japan: An English Teacher Abroad

Teaching and  Learning in Japan: An English Teacher Abroad by Brian Schell “Anyone want to go to Japan and teach English for a half a year?” That’s how it all started. I was 38 years old, and a returning student in a Master’s Degree in English program. The bulk of this book is a daily […]

Echolink for Beginners (2014)

Echolink 2014

Echolink for Beginners (2014) by Brian Schell   There are nearly a quarter of a million Echolink users around the world– Become one now! If you are a licensed Amateur Radio (ham radio) operator, now you can communicate with other hams directly over the Internet, using streaming audio technology. Complex interfacing isn’t necessary to get […]

The Five-Minute Buddhist Meditates: Getting Started in Meditation the Simple Way

The Five-Minute Buddhist Meditates

The Five-Minute Buddhist Meditates: Getting Started in Meditation the Simple Way By Brian Schell   ISBN-13: 9781493571765 Pages: 74 A jargon-free, plain language introduction to the basic concepts and styles of meditation and real-world applications. There’s no mystical mumbo-jumbo involved, just useful tips that will help you incorporate short, easy-to-follow meditation sessions into your daily life. […]