Rhyming Love Poems (I Was Going Through a Phase)

In my youth, I went through a phase of writing rhyming love poems. I managed to find one such “masterpiece”  in my memory box to publish. At the time, I was super proud of what I wrote. Now, it makes me feel a little nauseous and I think to myself:  I must have had a lot of…

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Fact vs Fiction – Writing a Thriller Novel

What I’ve learned about writing a thriller novel Writing a thriller novel is no mean feat. I can’t count the number of people who told me I should write a thriller. This is because most of my stories involve someone getting murdered or accidentally killed. I have no problem writing a murder scene – that…

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8 Useful Article Content Writing Tools

Article content writing tools that are worth your time Writing content can be a challenging task, it may take a lot of research to come up with the perfect article. However, there are some content writing tools, which you can use, to make your article  read and look better. The 8 content writing tools you can use…

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My First Day at Secondary School…

First Day at Secondary School – a short fictional piece I’ll never forget my first day at secondary school. I felt as if I were floating when I walked up the smooth concrete path towards those wide glass doors with their chipped paint. I was aware of the other children staring at me because I…

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Qualitative Research : The Participant Observer

The Participant Observer Participant observation is concerned with interpreting the actions of others. It is not concerned whether it can or cannot be repeated. Researchers who use participant observation, interactions in particular, find this method allows them to study and observe the actions during the time of interaction. The participant observer studies the whole context…

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Google Plus Marketing – Best Practices

Google Plus Marketing Google Plus is a social networking site with over 2 billion users. You can connect with like-minded individuals and consumers to share your thoughts and ideas through Google Plus Communities. I recommend this social platform to build brand awareness and connect with influencers.  Some communities have a few hundred members, while others…

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What I’m Writing: My Dark Comedy Thriller

An accidental dark comedy thriller This is an excerpt from my dark comedy thriller. I didn’t set out to write a comedy, it just sort of happened. I embarked on this story when I signed up for the Curtis Brown, Starting to Write your Novel course last year. It was a great course, plus I won…

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