A Book Trailer for Versions of the Self Releases!

When I opened up my messages today and saw one from my online friend Abid A. Sayyed saying that he had created a video for my second poetry book Versions of the Self, I was overjoyed. I immediately clicked on it and let’s just say it’s been a reason to smile again and again! Thank you again, Abid, for this generous gift.

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Convincing Yourself to Visit the Dentist Again

Did you know that there are some people that don’t actually visit a dentist twice a year? In fact, there are some people that haven’t seen a dentist for several years, and while it may shock or even frighten you, it’s actually not as uncommon as you think.

You see, many people don’t put their dental care as a priority. They think that as long as they’re able to chew food and smile, they’re fine. However, dental problems can creep up at any moment and they’re long-lasting. The longer you leave something like gingivitis unattended, the more risk you put yourself at. This is especially true if you eat a lot of sugary foods or you don’t have a great history of taking care of your teeth. If you think this is a problem that haunts you, then here are a couple of ways to convince yourself to go visit your nearest dentist. Continue reading

You’ve Graduated From University, Now What?

Should you go from uni straight into a job?

As you near the end of university, what is the next step to take? Pixabay image (CC0).

Going through higher education is seen as a desirable path by many. However, a lot of students graduate from university and simply have no idea what they should do next. As a result, they can waste valuable time doing nothing instead of actually looking to further their career.

Today’s post is to help anyone that might be nearing the end of their university course and hasn’t got a clue what to do next. There are different paths you can take, and none of these paths are better than the others; instead, they’re all excellent ideas depending on your personal situation. Continue reading