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Too Many Distractions are Killing Your Creativity

As a writer and a musician, I sometimes encounter dry spells of creativity that resemble writer’s block but that do not stem from a lack of ideas, rather a lack of motivation to see those ideas through. If you’ve ever started something with all the energy and passion you could hope for only to suddenly… Continue reading Too Many Distractions are Killing Your Creativity

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Creativity & Imagination, Health & Beauty, Writing Tips

What’s Holding You Back? It’s Time to Slay Your Demons.

In honor of World Mental Health Day, take a few minutes to reward yourself with some self-reflection today. How do you feel? How do you WANT to feel? And what steps can you take now that will promote your happiness? Keep reading to learn some ways to slay your demons, reclaim your self-identity, and reconnect… Continue reading What’s Holding You Back? It’s Time to Slay Your Demons.

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The Pulse of Print in 2018

Every year, Dr. Samir Husni, director of the Magazine Innovation Center at the University of Mississippi’s Meek School of Journalism and New Media, sees hundreds of new magazine launches firsthand, reading and studying the lifecycle of publications. Nicknamed Mr. Magazine, Dr. Husni certainly has his pulse on the magazine industry – from each new breath… Continue reading The Pulse of Print in 2018

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Fascinating Famous Readers (Infographic)

They say you are what you read. From Stephen King to Oprah and David Bowie to Madonna, let's find out just who these famous readers really are. Here are some of the books that inspired these iconic visionaries. Perhaps their libraries will inspire you too. You may not believe your eyes. ... Now, what's on… Continue reading Fascinating Famous Readers (Infographic)