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Sunday Poser #40 – Managing Stress

Welcome to another Sunday Poser This week my question is; How do you manage stress? Stress is a terrible thing that overpowers thought, senses and emotions. It brings in its wake anxiety, panic and loss of control: all emotions that can sabotage happiness.Here are five simple tips that, if practiced regularly, can become reflexes that can enable you to avoid stress: Pack loose Has this … Continue reading Sunday Poser #40 – Managing Stress

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5 Things Tuesday — 5 Favourite Feelings

For 5Things, I try to keep the mood fairly light. This time let’s try something a little serious. Let’s list our favourite feelings/emotions. Here are my 5: Hope This keeps you going you going even in the face of disappointment and failure. Excitement This allows you to stay young at heart as you grow older. Anticipation Looking forward to something like a holiday or event … Continue reading 5 Things Tuesday — 5 Favourite Feelings

Blogging Insights — New Format # 4

Dear friends, it is time Blogging Insights got a makeover. I am abandoning the Q & A format. In the new format I will post a quote about blogging or writing and ask you to express your opinion about it. Today’s quote: “Twitter is like a calling card. Facebook is like a phone call. Blogging is like a full-fledged conversation!” What do you think? Image … Continue reading Blogging Insights — New Format # 4

Share Your World

QUESTIONS Are justice and the law necessarily the same thing? Not necessarily. There are so many crooked people who manage to stay within the letter of the law by finding a legal loophole Which kitchen appliance do you use every day? There are so many that are used every day: toaster, stove, microwave being the commonest. What is one thing you’ll never do again? Judge … Continue reading Share Your World

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5 Things Tuesday — 5 Italian Foods You Love

Italian cuisine is very much a part of the food scene worldwide. Pizza has the same universal appeal as cola drinks. There are so many other Italian foods that we all love even if we’ve never set foot in Italy. Today I ask you to list five of your favourites. Here are mine: Pizza Whether it is a simple margharita with just tomato paste and … Continue reading 5 Things Tuesday — 5 Italian Foods You Love

What do you see ? #93

Whatdoyousee Or #WDYS Does this picture inspire you to write something? Image credit; Shane Rounce @ Unsplash For the visually challenged reader, this image shows a tree trunk. We can see hands placed next to each other along the length of the tree trunk. The hands belong to people of different race, age, and gender. A PLEDGE FOR A BETTER WORLD ” Let us pledge today That … Continue reading What do you see ? #93

Blogging Insights — New Format # 3

Dear friends, it is time Blogging Insights got a makeover. I am abandoning the Q & A format. In the new format I will post a quote about blogging or writing and ask you to express your opinion about it. Analyse this : “ Blogging isn’t about publishing as much as you can. It’s about publishing as smart as you can.” — Jan Morrow Continue reading Blogging Insights — New Format # 3

Blogging Insights — New Format # 2

Dear friends, it is time Blogging Insights got a makeover. I am abandoning the Q & A format. In the new format I will post a quote about blogging or writing and ask you to express your opinion about it. Analyse this: Here is the secret of writing : there is no secret. — Ralph Fletcher Image credit Google What do you think? Continue reading Blogging Insights — New Format # 2

Seven things to do when you don’t feel like getting out of bed.

Sometime or the other, like me, you must have woken up feeling how nice it would be if you didn’t have to get out of bed. If you have never had a morning when you didm’t feel like getting out of bed, then my friend you are not an average human being. There are so many days when you feel like hiding under the covers … Continue reading Seven things to do when you don’t feel like getting out of bed.