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Sylvia Dziuba
Writer | Night Owl | hunts for New Authors & Fresh Perspectives | BA in Professional Writing & Publishing — in progress | sometimes Politically Incorrect
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Is there a word that immediately pops in your head when asked to provide a masculin equivalent to a feminist? Personally, I drew a blank when I asked myself this question, so I did a little research;

The most obvious answer, it would seem, is the word masculist. but when…


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How many times have you read that your mind is trained to ignore the hundreds of advertising messages you see and read on a daily basis. Here is the thing though; your mind doesn’t actually ignore them; it processes them in the background — on a subconscious level. …


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The sustainable marketplace has a gaping void filled with opportunities for smart entrepreneurs. Just the other day, I needed to buy some heavy-duty storage boxes, so I made my way to the largest hardware store in Australia (Bunnings Warehouse). …


Image courtesy of author — while travelling through Italy (Milan)

I have often dreamt of owning my own cafe, I saw myself popping in whenever I felt like it — book in hand, of course. I would serve the best (Italian) coffee and amazing, French-style, cakes. …


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I came home after another exhausting day at work, promising myself that, this time (maybe this evening?), I will find my true passion and begin the next chapter of my life.

I was sick and tired of the inflexibility of traditional employment, of being told where to go and when…


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I recently read yet another complaint by a typical have-not saying that the ones with money have all the privileges and ‘us poor people don’t have access to these things’ etc., you know the drill. Normally, I would treat it as white noise and move onto the next thing. …


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As writers, we reach a point where we have practised enough and dabbled enough to want to take our writing to the next level, to cultivate a ‘Seth Godin like’ following that will not only ensure the success of the next book we release but each one after that.

The…


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”I’m a workaholic,” said I many moons ago.

It was my badge of honour that I wore proudly for the world to see. 2017 marked the peak of my madness when I worked every day (apart from my wedding anniversary) from about 5:30 am ‘till 10:00 pm, Monday to Sunday…


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According to David Epstein, the author of ‘Range,’ Vincent Van Gogh had five different careers, each of which, he deemed his true calling before becoming a world-renowned painter. Not many people know this because we live in a culture that doesn’t advertise professional diversity, it only celebrates genius. …


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Here I was, just finished writing another article — a good one. I think it will help a lot of people, so naturally, I wanted to get as many eyeballs on the story as humanely possible. …

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