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How Many Books Can We Read, And How Many Movies Can We Watch During Our Lifetime?


The following post was written and published (November 2014) for the “first life” of TMU, and I think it´s interesting to republish it. Of course my figures are higher, but still very “short” for someone like me 😦 I admit it’s a hard question to answer but sky is the limit… I`ve  started my private statistic a long time… Continue reading How Many Books Can We Read, And How Many Movies Can We Watch During Our Lifetime?

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In Spite of the Darkness, Goodness Still Prevails


My father in law gave me a bookmark which I have in my top left desk drawer.  Yes, I know that it should be in a book somewhere, especially because I am still a hundred pages from the end of Cloud Atlas. But I always worried that I would lose this bookmark.  It’s metal with a… Continue reading In Spite of the Darkness, Goodness Still Prevails

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Motivation Monday: Keep Moving FORWARD


. Today´s quote is brought by Persia – She is the mother of a boy, an animal advocate and lover, a domestic abuse survivor, and a vintage style enthusiast. She started blogging to reach out to others, by talking about her experiences and how she overcome them. Please welcome Persia, and follow her blog: Blog of… Continue reading Motivation Monday: Keep Moving FORWARD

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5 Reasons Why I Love Coffee (Guest Post)


Originally posted on The Caffeinated Writer:
1. The Instant Energy is Ah-mazing!: Coffee is a great quick fix. You take a sip and you are instantly transformed into a new energetic being!2. It Fills Me Up!: Another great (and unhealthy) reason why I love coffee is because of its staying power. Have you ever noticed that…

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How I Learned to Speak My Name


Ahem-Ahem-attention, please…lol, is anyone listening? Recently, I was asked to tell my story. My story?   For a writing exercise, I encourage everyone to sit and examine this subject. Questions arise, many, dizzying questions, circling until paralyzed for those of us who not used to talking about themselves. I have never lavished a good yarn… Continue reading How I Learned to Speak My Name

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Why the Amount of Followers You Have is Meaningless


You may have read the article I wrote on how to get more followers using WordPress. Today, I’m going to completely contradict what I said. In the previous article, I talked about using engagement to increase your follower count and today I’m going to tell you that your follower count is meaningless. While the amount of followers… Continue reading Why the Amount of Followers You Have is Meaningless