Tisha Sharp

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Grab 1 Kettlebell and Try This Trainer's Full-Body Strength Workout

If you've never used a kettlebell before, now's the perfect time to get started! Multi-certified trainer Vishal Kumar has created a great workout that just requires one kettlebell, and it's a full-body session, so you don't have to worry about any area being neglected.<p>"Use a moderate weight and …

Workouts

Has Cloud Atlas Author David Mitchell Given Us The Greatest Writing Tip Of Our Time?

John Hornor Jacobs, author of <i>Southern Gods</i>, <i>Incorruptibles</i>, and <i>Infernal Machines</i> recently met up with fantasy author Sanford Allen, who related a …

Creative Writing

If You Want to Lose Weight, This Fat-Loss Pyramid Shows What's Most Important

Experts used to tell us to do hours of cardio to lose weight, but now fitness trainers agree that cardio isn't necessary, and the hunger caused by strenuous cardio could actually cause weight gain. This is great news if you despise cardio, because the pyramid above designed by NASM-certified …

Muscle

The Goblet Squat Is the Move You Need to Tone Your Core and Lift Your Butt

This squat variation is seriously underrated.<p>Breakfast for dinner. Outdoor showers. When the gauc *doesn’t* cost extra. These are some of life's …

Workouts

8 Exciting Things I Learned From Launching an Amazon Bestseller

…It’s Easier To Do Than You Might ThinkHey Medium! I spent the summer publishing my book. What have you been up to?I’ve had a lot of people reach out …

Writing

The 28 Best Books on Writing

An Editor's Advice to Writers<p>Betsy Lerner<p>For both established and prospective authors alike, the publishing house can seem like a jungle. Luckily, Betsy Lerner is here to lead a safari, citing her vast collection of experiences as an editor as her field guide. <i>The Forest for the Trees</i> motivates …

Writing

Want to be a Great Writer? Then Don’t Focus on Writing. (Do This Instead)

Hemingway was an American journalist, novelist, and short story-ist whose brevity and inimitable style influenced an entire generation of fiction …

Writing

Top 10 Amazing Total Body Exercises for Stunning Results : bodybuilding

Building muscles is all about spending hours at the gym, right? The only true way to build a chiseled, muscular physique is hours upon hours of …

Exercise

17 verbs that cut fat from your writing

Verbs are the powerhouse of your sentences; choose them wisely.<p>Another issue that I see frequently in the work that I edit is weak verbs coupled with …

Creative Writing

How to Side Hustle your Writing Career While Working Full-Time — #1: Making Time

<i>Part 1: 5 Tips for Finding the Time to Work on Your Side Hustle</i>Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life. Don’t be trapped …

How to Write a Book: A Step-by-Step Guide

Dust off your writing chops and get to it! You can write the book you’ve been dreaming about when you break it down into manageable steps.<p>The first …

Writing

How To Create A Soul For Your Story

— Show, Don’t Tell“Show the readers everything, tell them nothing.”<br>― <b>Ernest Hemingway</b><b>Tell:</b> It was a hot summer morning. Harry thought he was going to …

Stephen King

Why emotions and logic can either kill or save your writing

When I started to take an interest in writing a few years ago I had a foolish belief: that my emotions would have magically made me write like a …

Writing

Hack your psychology and unlock the tricks to help that inner writer.

Ready for a spot of meta-cognition? Knowing how you think will help you learn how to be the most effective writer you can be.I’m not going to give …

Creative Writing

5 Tips for Attracting More Readers With a Killer First Sentence.

In a society, with a short attention span, it is essential to get it right from the start. How do you draw people in to read what you have written? …

Creative Writing

Know thyself… by writing your first novel

Don’t worry what others think. You are writing for yourself<p>Once you find the sweet spot, your story will flow out of you<p>Writing a novel is a scary prospect. They’re so long and winding, they can seem never-ending. The main obstacle might seem to be starting – the terror of the blank page – but the …

Self-confidence

If You're Tired of Regular Squats, Try This Bodyweight Fat-Burning Move

If you've already mastered the air squat and you're looking for a little more intensity, let me introduce you to the drop squat. Your glutes and quadriceps will be doing a majority of the work in this move, and because it's more explosive, you're going to burn more calories.<p>Here's how to do …

Exercise

My golden rules to ‘Show don’t tell’

6 useful tips I use in my writing<i>Show don’t tell</i> is of the most relevant writing techniques, it confers quality to the texts and involves the …

Creative Writing

The 5:2 Diet Helps You Lose Weight and Body Fat — If You Do It Properly

If you want to lose weight but can't stand the thought of giving up your favorite foods every day, you might consider the 5:2 diet as a possible …

Weight Loss

Challenge Yourself With This Trainer's No-Equipment Ab Workout — It's a "Tough One"

Are you up for a challenge? Personal trainer and fitness influencer Kelsey Wells is here to fire up your abs like never before. She shared an advanced bodyweight ab workout on Instagram that's "not for beginners," according to her caption. The workout features five killer moves that require zero …

Exercise

Kickstart Your Journaling With a Year's Worth of Daily Writing Prompts

Journaling can be a therapeutic practice, or a way to get your creative juices flowing, especially when we make it a daily habit. But sometimes we …

Love Stories

5 writing tips to help readers hoist aboard your meaning

Whether it's in an email, a report or a book chapter, do you sometimes struggle to make your writing easier to follow?<p>What are the ways to create a …

Creative Writing

The Best Kettlebell Exercises for the Butt of Your Dreams

Trainer Hannah Davis shares her favorite exercises for sculpting a strong posterior with help from the friendly kettlebell.<p>What's round, firm, and …

Workouts

25 Free Elegant Fonts You Should Download

Are you in need of free elegant fonts for your current web or print designs? Here are 25 of the best free elegant fonts on the web!These free fonts …

Typography

How to Write Dialogue That Dazzles Your Readers

If you’re a fiction writer, you’re always looking for ways to improve your craft. There are so many aspects to focus on — what kind of detail to …

Writing

For Serious Writers Only: Why Most People Won’t Succeed at Writing

If You Think Writing is D****d Difficult, You’re On the Right Track<b>“I am irritated by my own writing. I am like a violinist whose ear is true, but</b> …

Creative Writing

Weight Training Diet: How to Build Muscle Mass and Lose Fat

Designing any "weight training" diet may be one of the most important factors in achieving your body building goals. Some bodybuilders declare that a …

How to be a writer: Why everyone should learn to write their own messy stories

A teacher of creative writing explains that, contrary to what many think, writers are made and not just born.<p>On the first day of every writing …

How to End a Story: 3 Steps to Find Your Perfect Ending

Sometimes we know exactly how our story is going to end. And other times, we have no <i>idea</i> how to end a story.<p>Let’s be honest: most of the time, we …

Superhero Fit Workout Move of the Day: Single-Leg Bridge Kettlebell Pullover

Your focus on balance and coordination will pay off.<p>Getting a superhero body takes more than just raw strength and power — you'll also need to hone your coordination and balance.<p>Don Saladino, the trainer behind the comic book physiques of actors like Ryan Reynolds and Sebastian Stan, understands …