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When No Adequate Words Exist

When No Adequate Words Exist

Have you ever been unable to adequately express something in words? I don’t mean because you lack a good vocabulary. I mean, because to the best of your (astounding) knowledge, the right word(s) simply didn’t exist… I have a good vocabulary and enjoy learning new words. But there have been times when I have felt the need, (in the interests of better serving humanity) to create my own new words. One, which some of you may be familiar with, is terrifical. I don’t recall the exact motivation for the birth of this new word, but it has served me well over

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Book Review of Her Name is Missy

Book Review of Her Name is Missy

  Her Name is Missy By Gail Gillespie-Fox, with Graham Spence Published December 2016 First Edition 261 Pages Available on Amazon.com Summary ‘I climbed into bed and just watched Missy sleeping for most of the night. At one stage I woke up and went to get her some milk. It was the last time I would ever do that.” Missy’s story unfolds in the height of the 2015 Ebola epidemic, in Monrovia, Liberia. For the most part, her story’s beginning is not unlike that of thousands of other precious wild animals who are savagely slaughtered for bushmeat, or snatched from

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The Humble Hashtag’s Life of Hell

The Humble Hashtag’s Life of Hell

Did you know that more than 300 million people use Twitter? I wonder what percentage of those users, ever use a hashtag responsibly. I don’t know about you, but I have come to hate hashtags and I realised this week that I need to reform. You see, I don’t hate hashtags in and of themselves, I just hate the way they are flagrantly abused daily on almost every social media platform known to man. Last year I decided to simply rebel and stop using hashtags altogether as a silent (totally useless) rebellion. This year, I have decided that my contribution

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Infographics – Marketing Magic in the Blink of an Eye.

Infographics – Marketing Magic in the Blink of an Eye.

Infographics. Even if you haven’t heard of them or consciously know what they are, I guarantee you have seen hundreds (conservatively speaking). How do I know for sure? Well, simply put, they are the best way of presenting processes and products in a logical, easy-to-follow visual manner. It’s widely accepted that our visual sense is the primary means of processing information. Not surprisingly, the human brain allocates 20% of its resources to visual function. Easy to Process It has been scientifically proven that humans can process images twice as quickly as written content. It has been said that we can process an

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Creative Content, Freebies & Commercial Licences to ROCK your world!

Creative Content, Freebies & Commercial Licences to ROCK your world!

My first love has always been writing. Over the course of my creative journey, I also discovered the joy of photography and the delight of design. I am secretly addicted to beautiful fonts and naturally, they need design elements to keep them company! If you also love to create, you’ll identify. As I feed my addiction, I come across some incredible sites that are home to exceptional design resources. Some of these sites have mind-blowing freebies and sometimes they even come with extended licences, which means you can use them for commercial projects. If this news is as exciting to you

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