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9 Things Never to Say in a Book Club

We love the reading. We love the company and conversation. We love the stuffed mushrooms and potluck pinot noir. But every now and then, somebody …

Cuáles son los 15 libros recomendados para toda la vida

Los <b>buenos libros</b> tienen la capacidad de <b>permanecer toda la vida</b>. Una gran historia es como una <b>experiencia única</b> e irrepetible, que nunca olvidaremos e …

Consejos y trucos para escribir más y mejor

"Me gustaría escribir, pero no sé por dónde empezar".<p>Algo que me preguntan seguido es cómo hago para escribir "tanto" -aparte de estos artículos, …

20 preguntas salvavidas para hacerse antes, durante y después de escribir

<b>Escribir.</b> Esa cosa en la que te sientas delante de una cosa y creas palabras y escribes cosas.<p>¿Veis? <b>Fácil.</b><p>Y lo cierto es que <b>es así de simple</b>. Coges …

Want to Improve Your Life? Write Yourself a Letter

Science shows that writing about how you will look back on your life decades in the future drastically improves decision making. Put that insight to use.<p>Physically, you're just one person, of course, with one head and one heart. But think about yourself through time and suddenly it seems like there …

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Breathe better to move better: Train to breathe like a pro athlete

Dana Santas is the creator of Radius Yoga Conditioning, a yoga style designed to help athletes move, breathe and focus better. She's the yoga trainer for the Atlanta Braves, the Philadelphia Phillies, the Tampa Bay Rays, Tampa Bay Lightning, Orlando Magic and dozens of pros in the National Football …

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20 Satisfying Lunches That Promote Weight Loss

Your lunch break just became the healthiest part of your nine to five.<p>You probably spend your mornings at work counting down the minutes 'til your much-needed lunch break, so why not double your pleasure by brown-bagging a delicious meal you can actually get excited about? Skip the drive-thru, stop …

14 Genius Ways to Store Your Beauty Products

See how easy it is to get organized?!

9 Ways Stress Messes With Your Body

The side effects of stress might be scarier than whatever you're worried about.

15 Ways to Make People Smile Every Day

Because adding some cheer to someone else's day will lift your spirits, too<p>You don't have to be a comedian to get someone to crack a smile. And since smiles are contagious, putting one on someone else's face will almost always brighten your day, too. So try one (or more) of these 15 easy ways to …

I Stopped Making Excuses and Lost More Than 100 Pounds!

Once she focused her attention on leading a healthier life, mother Jessie Keller finally saw results.<p><b>Before:</b> 230 pounds <b>After:</b> 123 pounds<p><b>The Lifestyle</b>I'm a mother of two girls—born 12 months apart—which caused me to gain lot of baby weight. I also had a busy life working while raising my daughters, …

10 Words People Who Lack Confidence Always Use

Want to avoid giving the impression you lack confidence and authority? Avoid these words.<p>Nine-hundred and seventy-two.<p>That's the total number of e-mails I received just in May, and it's about my average. That's not counting the hundreds and hundreds of messages Gmail dumped into categories for …

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Uses of the Past Participle

<b>Rich Wheeleron June 22, 2014 8:23 pm</b><p>Ten points for everybody!<p><b>Andy Knoedleron June 18, 2014 12:21 pm</b><p>You could carry the discussion of the two types of …

Confused by the Comma? Here's Your Guide

The comma is such a little mark, but it can prompt big confusion -- and heated debate -- about its use.<p>There's a lot to cover, so let's jump right in. (Believe me, we will not cover everything about commas here, but we'll give it a shot.)<p><b>Compound sentences</b><p>A compound sentence comprises two …

7 Writing Mistakes You Must Fix in Your 20s

Weird Al Yankovic is back. I mean, he's BACK.<p>Like a cyclone of sarcasm, the comic tore through YouTube in July with eight song parodies in eight days. His album, "Mandatory Fun," also reached No. 1 on the U.S. Billboard chart -- the first time a comedy album has topped the Billboard chart in 50 …

155 Words To Describe An Author's Tone

What is tone?<p>Tone refers to an author’s use of words and writing style to convey his or her attitude towards a topic. Tone is often defined as what …

20 Common Grammar Mistakes That (Almost) Everyone Makes

Comments<p>Admin<p>Mark from Lexington, Kentucky is reading <i>The Chronology of Water</i> February 1, 2012 - 7:52pm<p>IMHO, some of these points are moot . . …

25 Word Lists for Writers

10 Ways to Say the Right Thing Every Time

Powerless is a myth. Something as simple as a raised eyebrow has the power to influence.<p>If leadership is influence, everyone leads. The issue is …

Margaret Atwood’s 10 Rules of Writing

In the winter of 2010, inspired by Elmore Leonard’s 10 rules of writing originally published in <i>The New York Times</i> nearly a decade earlier, <i>The Guardian</i> asked some of today’s most celebrated authors to each produce a list of personal writing commandments. After 10 from Zadie Smith and 8 from Neil …

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5 Tips for Writing Faster and Better

4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Being an entrepreneur doesn’t absolve you from having to write. Most small-business owners have a lot of writing to do. Whether it’s composing great content for social media, blog posts, books or client presentations, writing …

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'Expressive Writing' Is A Super Easy Way To Become Way Happier

The British journal Advances in Psychiatric Treatment reports that health outcomes include:<p>Fewer stress-related visits to the doctor<br>• Improved immune system functioning<br>• Reduced blood pressure<br>• Improved lung function<br>• Improved liver function<br>• Fewer days in hospital<br>• Improved mood/affect<br>• Feeling of greater …

10 Quotes to Kickstart Your Inspiration for Writing | WTD

In Leo Babauta’s article, 31 Ways to Find Inspiration For Your Writing, he says:<p><i>Great quotes help inspire me. I like to go to various quote sites to</i> …

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