Dasia Zanders

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The power of kindness

<i><br>How being good to others can be good for you.</i><p>Treating other people well isn't just good for your karma. It's good for your health and vitality, …

The Spiritual Warrior -- On Life After Death

I nearly died this past January. To be more precise, I believe I was actually dead in a Marin County, California hospital. I know it's a stretch for some to believe returning from death is possible, but it is. On reflection, the easy part was actually "saving my life." Working hard and fast to …

Mindfulness may be as good as meds for staving off depression

<b>THE QUESTION</b> Doctors generally prescribe antidepressants to help people avoid the recurrences that are common with chronic depression. Might mindfulness therapy, which helps people change the way they respond to feelings and experiences that trigger their bouts of depression, offer an alternative …

Stress vs Depression - Do You Know the Difference?

Some stress, caused by regular life challenges, is unavoidable. And while feeling nervous about a work presentation or frustrated by a parent teacher …

The Most Creative Hashtags on Instagram

Even though sometimes hashtags are used to get more followers, they also allow you to become a part of the creative dynamics which express a certain photographic style and is not about getting more likes but generating a gallery of high quality images.<p>Instagram is a tool which allows you to …

10 Best Creative Writing Exercises

Here are ten of the best creative writing exercises for you to enjoy.<b>1. 7x7x7</b><br>Find the 7th book from your bookshelf. Open it up to page 7. Look at the …

How to NOT Let Others Sabotage Your Writing

As a writer, you have a <i>responsibility to protect</i> your writing from others…<p>There must be something in the air. A writer from my blog recently emailed …

The Wisdom of Our Elders

Do you ever find yourself wishing that, at a time when our country and the entire world seem so chaotic and unsafe, you could do more to better your …

Hear Josh Groban and Kelly Clarkson Sing 'All I Ask of You' from The Phantom of the Opera

Josh Groban‘s new album <i>Stages</i> showcases the singer’s powerful voice with a series of appropriate vehicles: Covers of musical theater chestnuts from …