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Author: Farah-Dinah

OUR PLANET

One of David Attenborough’s latest documentaries is all about life on our planet and details the ways in which humans have damaged it over the years and lists the ways in which we can save it and ourselves and still live on this beautiful earth and thrive. If you have watched this documentary and have […]

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LOCKDOWN INSPIRATION

It was the end of March when the world went into lockdown mode. The pandemic caused panic, anxiety and trauma among the people of South Africa and the rest of the world.  No one really knew what was going to happen and everyone was scared to leave their houses and interact with anyone from outside […]

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ON THE INSIDE LOOKING IN

On the 24th of June, my daughter called me and in between her frantic sobbing, she told me that she thought she had covid as her boyfriend was tested positive. She had been around him for four days previous to this so needless to say I was worried for her but tried to remain calm […]

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WRITING AS A FORM OF THERAPY

Writing is one of the most therapeutic forms of therapy around as it uses the act of releasing your thoughts and feelings by writing them down on paper.It’s often difficult to express your emotions in a conversation but being able to write them down frees you of any inhibitions as it is purely an act […]

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Born with self-confidence

Are we born with self-confidence? Some believe its genetic while others believe it is a skill that needs mastering. While parents and family members can mould you to see things in a positive light and instil self-belief, it is ultimately up to the person concerned. Taking the steps needed to boost your self-confidence will result […]

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How to keep the inspiration flowing

Artists block happens to everyone, no matter your craft. It usually happens at the most inopportune time when you are prepared, your schedule is free, you have a deadline and you are in the right mood. Learning how to stay motivated is a valuable skill that as is identifying what is causing the halt in […]

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Tackling the marketing and publishing aspect

Tackling the marketing and publishing aspect

There are numerous ways to begin this process and it can all seem daunting when faced with so many avenues. Which way to go? Do you try all of these marketing strategies? It can be so confusing and where do you start? A good place to start when it comes to publishing is Amazon kindle […]

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