Erica D. Jenkins

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Why Writing Requires Our Full Attention

On Friday, my agent told me a publisher had made an offer on a book. How exciting! Though there were still a couple of other publishers to hear from, all indicators pointed toward this publisher. We'll know for sure by Tuesday, she told me. I spent the weekend with many questions running through my …

Procrastinating? Try This Quick, Easy Trick To Get On Track

<i>Check out related career stories:</i> <b>6 Tips For Better Work-Life Balance</b> <i>and</i> <b>5 Signs You Might Be a Workaholic.</b><p>There are a million productivity tools at our disposal today. But today we’re going to talk about one that is totally free, super easy and perfect for the lazy procrastinator in all of us.<p>We’ve …

7 Ways Meditation Can Actually Change The Brain

The meditation-and-the-brain research has been rolling in steadily for a number of years now, with new studies coming out just about every week to illustrate some new benefit of meditation. Or, rather, some ancient benefit that is just now being confirmed with fMRI or EEG. The practice appears to …

Some Tiny Preemies Show Poorer Mental Health in Adulthood

<b>By Amy Norton</b><i><br>HealthDay Reporter</i><p>MONDAY, Feb. 9, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- People who were born very preterm may be at higher-than-normal risk of …

Ten Reasons to Write Short Stories Even Though the Pay is Peanuts

by Daniel H. Wilson & John Joseph Adams<p>It’s no secret that writing short stories usually isn’t very lucrative. A five-thousand-word piece that you …

New Poster- 15 Useful Tips to Help Students Overcome Procrastination

February 10, 2015<br>If anything, digitally has taken procrastination to unprecedented levels. Keeping focused and on task in a world where multiple …