Only imagine having tons of college acceptance letters in your inbox: Yale, Harvard, Duke (add the college of your dreams here). Sweet dreams, yeah… There’s, however, one underused loophole that can get you into your dream college...―
In a way, academic writing is very much like cooking. You take the best ingredients and combine them in a wonderful meal (academic paper). No matter whether you are a beginner or an expert, it’s always better to follow a recipe so as not to...―
Once again I have the honor of being syndicated over at BlogHer. A few weeks ago, I wrote a piece supporting the atheist bloggers who have been jailed in Bangladesh and Heather at BlogHer has chosen to run it there. I just want to take this...―
Healthy highlights of this month’s Recipe Redux: Almond-crusted Halibut on a Bed of Wilted Spinach include: ∙ ■Halibut- a low-fat, low-calorie nutrient-dense protein source containing essential amino acids and omega-3 fatty ...―
Book Promo Days Two things. First, I’ll be abbreviating Book Promotion Day to Book Promo Day – and yes, I’m going to leave out the apostrophe! I know it’s the wrong thing to do, but it suits me in this … Continue...―
Dealing With Bad Reviews by Colby Marshall When we send our own pieces of writing into the world, be they in book form or blog or a poem written on a sheet of notebook paper, we always believe they’re worth something. In fact, we don’t...―
Humbled and blessed. That’s what God was pressing upon my mind last Saturday, as I met with eleven lovely ladies (and beautiful souls) for the first Write On, Mom: A Creative Writing Workshop for Moms. I’d been seeing creative writing...―
This week’s photography challenge is escape, and the first thought that immediately jumped into my head was reading. I was painfully shy as a child and young teen, feeling awkward with my brace face and my inability to talk to the opposite ...―
Maybe it’s just me, but I find sand patterns fascinating because you’ll never see the same exact pattern twice, even on the same beach. The ocean, the beach goers and their gear, the animals that call this their home, and various other...―
Everyone has a story they want to write down as part of their legacy, but at what point in time does it become acceptable to start writing your own memoirs? Bookstore shelves are lined full of celebrity memoirsby persons under 35 years of age. At ...―
Self-confidence can be developed in many different ways. I’ve used hypnosis with ...
I think I buy a striped top every year, it means Summer to me. This one with elbow pads ...
Shirt: UniqloTrousers: ZaraShoes: Topshop ∙ Waaaaah, baggy knees. GO AWAY. ...