John Holloway

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Why Linen is Perfect for Summer Menswear - Suits, Trousers and Shirts

How Does Linen Deliver Cool?<p>A versatile fabric suited to the summer months and hotter climates; linen allows for cool and comfortable wearing due to …

Bang & Olufsen’s Portable Bluetooth Speaker Is Wicked Cheap Right Now

Right now, Huckberry is offering a wide range of Memorial Day deals, on everything from boots (here) to backpacks (here), outerwear (here) to home …

The 25 Best Chinese Restaurants in America

It’s an exciting time to be a Chinese food enthusiast in the United States. Gone are the days where the main options were fried rice and chicken lo …

The Essential Digital Marketing Toolkit for Online Businesses

One of the greatest things about digital marketing is that it is so accessible to businesses of all shapes and sizes. With the plethora of tools …

Watch How 2 of the World’s Great Chefs Grill Steak

David Kinch and Carlo Mirarchi explain their rustic approaches to cooking beef over fire and we tell you where to get aged beef for home grilling.<p>In …

Cooking

A $38 Bottle of Bourbon Just Won One of the Biggest Awards in Bourbon. Again.

The San Francisco Spirits Competition is as close to the Super Bowl of spirits as it gets. So when a small whiskey distillery in tiny Blanco, Texas, …

Bill Gates says he's 'obsessed' with this new website — here's why

Bill Gates is well known for sharing his favorite books, but now the billionaire philanthropist has revealed his latest obsession is a website, one …

How to Write a Second Person Story

Here’s what you should do if you want to master the most challenging perspective aroundImage by ReedsyYou’re an author looking to make a splash in …

Creative Writing

A platform that allows you to write short stories for money, like an Airbnb for writers.

Everyday, for each and every one of us, there are new events that could be another narrative. We tell them in different ways that serve a purpose, …

5 Ways to Hook Your Reader In Every Scene

Many writing books talk about the importance of the first line, first paragraph and first page of a novel.<p>If you don’t grab the reader early in your …

Magically unreal with a touch of absurd

When I saw the cover of The Wounds of the Dead by Vikram Paralkar — a small house, looking lost and lonely, in the middle of nowhere, surrounded by a …

100 Books You Should Read Now: An English Professor's List

"We are all refugees from our childhoods. And so we turn, among other things, to stories. To write a story, to read a story, is to be a refugee from …

Literature

The Peanut Butter Dip—With Over 50,000 Saves On Pinterest—That We’re Making ASAP

Give your salty and savory dips a well-deserved break for a while. It’s time to take a step into the sweet side of things. Whether you're looking for …

Healthy Eating

How to make $400,000 a year writing about what you love — according to someone who's doing it

After posting my blogging income report from last year (where I made $401,681 with my blogging side hustle), I've been getting a lot of reader questions about how much money can you actually make blogging? I think blogging is the perfect side hustle because you can do it in your own time, you can …

Marketing

5 easy tips to quickly help you become a better writer

So you have just started writing and you have your eyes set on your name being mentioned in the same sentence as the great writers of old. That is …

Here's More Secret Netflix Codes to Uncover Hidden Categories

An easier way to find the movies or TV shows you want to watch.<p>Searching for the content you want on Netflix isn’t all that easy due to the streaming …

TV shows

3 Reasons Your Site is NOT Converting Visitors Into Customers – And What to Do – Small Business Trends

It’s pretty frustrating, isn’t it?<p>Like many other entrepreneurs, you put tons of effort and energy into establishing your online presence. You have …

How to Stop Feeling Like a Wannabe and Turn Pro In Your Writing Career

“If you find yourself asking yourself (and your friends), “Am I really a writer? Am I really an artist?” chances are you are.The counterfeit …

How to Turn Just One Color Into an Entire Room Palette

We've all see those rooms in Architectural Digest and House Beautiful bathed in a single color. They remind me of storybook interiors – playful, …

Home Decorating

Write a letter to better know your characters

There is a very old song that goes: <i>“I’m going to sit right down and write myself a letter, and make believe it came from you…”</i><p>Good commercial fiction …

25 Sure-Fire Signs You Are a Proper Writer

How many of these do you recognise?<p>You open your laptop or note book.<br>• Stare at blank page. Stare at the blank page some more. The abyss made real. …

How to Double Your Writing Output in One Month

There are so many reasons we don’t write.<p>Some personal. Some real. Others completely fabricated.<p>We get coaching. Then we don’t listen.<p>Because life …

5 Ways to Stop Fear and Doubt from Sabotaging Your Writing Career

1. <b>Open a blank document.</b> This may sound obvious, but the best place to begin is by opening a blank document on your computer. That’s it! Step one… …

Top Websites for Fiction Writers to Share Their Writing

So you’ve written a story and don’t want to self-publish or have it sit in a literary agents slush pile? But also want to post your work online and …

9 Beautiful Overwater Bungalows Around the World

Nothing beats the overwater bungalow when it comes to oceanside accommodation. Get ready for pangs of extreme wanderlust. This gallery was originally published in 2016 and has been updated with new information.

Swimming Pools

I Just Discovered Melting Potatoes and I'm Officially Serving Them With Everything

We weren’t actively seeking a new way to cook potatoes. In fact, we think there’s a pretty solid variety to choose from. You can bake them, fry them, …

Spitfire Pen – Made From An Original Spitfire Propeller

Reading time: about 2 minutes.<p>British<br>• Gear<br>• Military<br>• Planes<p>The Spitfire Pen is a creation of the Hordern Richmond Aircraft Company, they’ve been in …

Kind of Obsessed: I Want to Put This Obscure $6 Sauce on Everything I Eat

On a recent trip to Costa Rica, I spent the better part of an afternoon driving through some of the most absurdly steep, narrow and pitted gravel …

Vago makes it easy to vacuum pack your luggage

If you travel with lots of winter gear, this tiny portable vacuum compressor easily helps you make space.<p><i>Editor's note: This hands-on has been updated to include information about reported Kickstarter issues.</i><p>If you're like me and prefer traveling to cold countries, then you'll know that packing can …