Neil Gaiman’s MasterClass: Learn the art of storytelling

Introducing one of the biggest MasterClass courses yet: Award-winning author Neil Gaiman teaches students how to create compelling plots, new characters, and bring unseen worlds to life. If you want to be a compelling author, you’ll need to improve your storytelling. In 19 lessons, the world-renowned writer takes his students through his own philosophy on […]

Don’t confuse social media with your diary

Authenticity is the bread and butter of developing an attractive online persona. People relate to users that share bits of their personal lives. But a lot of people confuse social media with their diary. The viewer cringes at over-admissions of vulnerability. Too much info! What followers want are real stories, not overly planned content, digital […]

Planning unscheduled time

Guess what? Your mind still works even when it’s doing nothing. The reason great ideas come to you in the shower is that your brain’s bored and relaxed. If you want to shake out even more ideas, therefore, it behooves you to disconnect more often. Instead of wasting cognitive energy at screens, just sit there […]

Why everyone should blog

Everyone should blog. You do not have to publish 500 words a day. You do not even need to post at all. In fact, writing comes easier when you can write for yourself, in private. Use a smartphone journal like the Day One app or the ever popular Morning Pages Journal where you write by […]