One line, not two do appear Another disappointment crashes here Next month I try without a fear Resisting doubt, a family dream to clear
Do you want to go on an Easter Egg hunt with me in August? If you have seen Ready Player One or read the book you will know the significance of Easter Eggs. In my teens, I became obsessed with Easter Eggs. Not the delicious chocolate ones but the hidden gems in films, games and other … Continue reading 10 of The Best Easter Eggs in Film
Last week like a Pavlovian dog I downloaded the new IOS to my phone. Apple has produced a conditioned response in most of us. We see the notification and we hit install. How many of you actually read the information about what is involved in the download. I know, in all honesty, I don’t One … Continue reading Statistics Say I’m Addicted to Social Media
Stats can show how good your SEO and headline is, not just your readers and views. This is how For many writers, stats are about counting numbers. However, they are so much more than that. There is so much information you can collect from studying your stats if you know what to look for. Medium is an excellent platform to do this on, as they show such thorough stats for every post. To show this I have chosen four different posts. You will see from the stats that I am not the highest earner on Medium. Whether you have a following of 200 or 200 000 the stats can be analysed in the same way.
Today I sat and watched a man put his smartphone before his baby girl. As a family, we have been on holiday at Centre Parcs. On the first day, we took our little one swimming. During lunch, I was sat people watching, my second favourite hobby after writing. Sat at the table was a man … Continue reading Social Media is Killing Family Life
How to market your work on Instagram and gain followers. The question that I am asked more than any other, by writers, is how do you share your work on Instagram. Well, I am about to show you what I do. Instagram is another platform that has a real writer community. It is also important to use hashtags on Instagram. Many of the same hashtags work, as on Twitter, although, I would also use #writersofinstagram.
Ever felt useless because a child is misbehaving? What causes this behaviour? I deal daily with young people facing the challenge of controlling their behaviour. After every incident, I evaluate what caused that behaviour? On many occasions, these are not ‘naughty’ children. They are children battling through an emotional time. Perception It is important to … Continue reading The Causes of Child Behaviour