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Final Review-6 Key Lessons I Learnt On ‘Surviving The Blog Contest’

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Blessings dear friends, thanks for visiting our site and reading my posts. I truly appreciate your love and support. This is the last post I am writing for the Surviving The Blog Contest organised by Kiesha Easley of WeblogBetter. I am using this post to pause, reflect and Give Thanks. It has been an awesome […]

About Ntathu Allen

Yoga Teacher, Blogger and mum to three bubbly teens, I aspire to support, educate and encourage busy mums and working women to weave moments of calm into their hectic schedule.

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Overcoming Blogger’s Block

Odds are, blogging isn’t your day job – yet. And unless you’re independently wealthy, you won’t be quitting your day job any time soon. Blogging, for most of us, is either a personal journal, a creative outlet, a bully pulpit, or a dynamic, rich-media enhanced advertising platform for a non-blog-related business. Even for writers who […]

About Holly Jahangiri

Holly Jahangiri lives in Texas and claims to channel the spirits of Edgar Allan Poe, O. Henry and Erma Bombeck. She has known since fifth grade that she wanted to be a professional writer. Holly is a technical communicator whose imagination is allowed free rein in her short stories, children's books, and poetry. You can visit her personal blog, "It's All a Matter of Perspective," at http://jahangiri.us/new.

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Women Entrepreneurs – Words of Encouragement To Cheer You Up

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Blessings Gentle Reader and welcome to today’s post. We trust you are well and thanks for visiting our site! Have a great day. “I believe in you and know you have within you the power to transcend everything and make your dreams come true” Today’s post is aimed specifically at women who are small business […]

About Ntathu Allen

Yoga Teacher, Blogger and mum to three bubbly teens, I aspire to support, educate and encourage busy mums and working women to weave moments of calm into their hectic schedule.

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Lessons Learnt From Reading ‘The Artist’s Way’ by Julia Cameron

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Blessings and welcome Gentle Reader. We trust you are well and thanks for visiting our site! In a previous post we looked at the question what would you do if you lost everything and had to start again? In that post I shared a bit about my grief journey, based on a conversation I had […]

About Ntathu Allen

Yoga Teacher, Blogger and mum to three bubbly teens, I aspire to support, educate and encourage busy mums and working women to weave moments of calm into their hectic schedule.

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43Things: Beyond the “To-Do List”

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Procrastination: Denial, Forgetfulness, and Lying to Yourself Back in 2005, I thought maybe it was time to get serious about the New Year’s Resolutions. Until then, my only resolution was an unbroken resolve never to make another stupid New Year’s Resolution I had no intention of keeping. But in reality, my mental “to-do list” was […]

About Holly Jahangiri

Holly Jahangiri lives in Texas and claims to channel the spirits of Edgar Allan Poe, O. Henry and Erma Bombeck. She has known since fifth grade that she wanted to be a professional writer. Holly is a technical communicator whose imagination is allowed free rein in her short stories, children's books, and poetry. You can visit her personal blog, "It's All a Matter of Perspective," at http://jahangiri.us/new.

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43Things: Beyond the “To-Do List”

Procrastination: Denial, Forgetfulness, and Lying to Yourself Back in 2005, I thought maybe it was time to get serious about the New Year’s Resolutions. Until then, my only resolution was an unbroken resolve never to make another stupid New Year’s Resolution I had no intention of keeping. But in reality, my mental “to-do list” was […]

About Holly Jahangiri

Holly Jahangiri lives in Texas and claims to channel the spirits of Edgar Allan Poe, O. Henry and Erma Bombeck. She has known since fifth grade that she wanted to be a professional writer. Holly is a technical communicator whose imagination is allowed free rein in her short stories, children's books, and poetry. You can visit her personal blog, "It's All a Matter of Perspective," at http://jahangiri.us/new.

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One of These Days, I’m Going to Write a Book

Innocents & Demons, by Holly Jahangiri

Have you ever said this? “One of these days, I’m going to write a book.” I hear it all the time. And I think that if you really mean that, one of these days is now. Go ahead. Trot out all your excuses. Write them down, leave them in the comments here, get them on […]

About Holly Jahangiri

Holly Jahangiri lives in Texas and claims to channel the spirits of Edgar Allan Poe, O. Henry and Erma Bombeck. She has known since fifth grade that she wanted to be a professional writer. Holly is a technical communicator whose imagination is allowed free rein in her short stories, children's books, and poetry. You can visit her personal blog, "It's All a Matter of Perspective," at http://jahangiri.us/new.

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She Rocks: An Interview Kristi Hines

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Here at The Next Goal, we are all about setting goals and reaching them.  In the world of Rock and Roll, few women have attained the goals of Chrissie Hynde of the Pretenders.  I was fortunate enough to get a few minutes of her time to get her thoughts on how she made it so […]

About Larry Lourcey

Plano portrait artist, Larry Lourcey, holds the designation of Master Photographer awarded by the Professional Photographers of America (PPA) in 2007.  Several of Larry’s images have been selected for the prestigious PPA Loan Collection, including an image displayed at Imaging Asia in 2005. While Lourcey is most recognized for his black and white photography, the breadth of his work includes vibrant photo paintings, Polaroid transfers, and photographic collages.  He derives his inspiration from master painters like John Singer Sargent and Edgar Degas, while embracing the bold styles of more modern greats; such as Pino Daeni. In his free time, Larry enjoys trying to find free time. Follow him on Twitter as @larryphoto