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I’ve been looking for more life balance. Have you too?

I’ve been looking for more life balance. Have you too?

It is fair to say that the upheaval of the past two years has made us question how we live. We all became aware of the preciousness of life and endured light-speed change. I believe that we want to live more consciously, more beautifully, more in tune with our purpose and passions, and with Mother Nature. When I started to design my life around what I love to do and what’s important to me, I experienced more energy, productivity, health and happiness.

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Small is mighty: the power of short sentences

Small is mighty: the power of short sentences As Winston Churchill said, ‘the essential structure of the ordinary British sentence... is a noble thing.’ Short sentences communicate powerfully. Writing short sentences is a very good plain language trick. Plain language uses short sentences. If you write short sentences, your meaning is usually clear and your grammar is usually correct.

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Two simple writing habits that can make you happier

Two simple writing habits that can make you happier

This year I started two new quick writing habits that bring me joy. First, I created a gratitude wall in my bedroom. On waking, I write who and what I'm grateful for on colourful post-it notes. It only takes a minute, but by week's end, my room and my mind are both much brighter! I close each day with a similar habit. 

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8 freelancer websites where writers get work

8 freelancer websites where writers get work Did you know that writing online content is a fast way to earn extra income in this crisis? Right now, organizations of all shapes and sizes are frantically moving their content online. Skilled content writers are in demand. There are many freelancer websites, where you can create a freelancer profile and secure writing work from clients around the world.

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How I am trying to make sense of 2020

How I am trying to make sense of 2020

Wherever you are in the world, we truly hope you and your loved ones are well and safe. Here in New Zealand we are entering week 4 of a fairly strict lockdown. We are largely confined to our homes, except to get food, basic supplies, exercise or medical assistance. New Zealand's lockdown efforts are certainly combating the spread of the coronavirus.

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