I have always believed in the healing power of writing. Ever since I can remember, writing has been quite therapeutic for me. So much research has been conducted over the past several decades showing how expressive writing helps us make sense out of what we are going through, add structure to our thoughts and feelings,… Read More The Healing Power of Writing
The world is still on PAUSE and we are all in SURVIVAL MODE. It’s been three weeks since we went on lockdown, and the global pandemic situation continues to worsen. It’s really so frightening and worrying. I’m trying to make sense out of things, squeezing my mental powers to try and make a simple forecast… Read More How I Survive While the World is Still on PAUSE
“The meaning of life is to find your gift. The purpose of life is to give it away.” This is one of my favorite quotes ever, often attributed to the influential painter Pablo Picasso. If you have already found your gift in life, consider yourself fortunate; if you are giving it away, then you are… Read More How to Find Your Purpose in Life
Yes, I am a mother and I was cyber bullied… I am a mother, wife, accomplished writer, educator and coach who recently experienced distressing, frightening and completely disturbing feelings inflicted on me by a bully—a middle aged woman and mother—who allowed herself to attack me and outwardly express her hatred and spite. I do not… Read More I Am a Mother and I Was Cyber Bullied
By Dina Al-Hidiq Zebib Author of Crossroads It is a fascinating experience to become a published writer. Many of my friends have pointed out what a huge achievement it is…and it definitely is! After long hours, days, months and years of working laboriously on my computer, overcoming several incidents of ‘writer’s block’, and managing my… Read More How to go on when you can’t: A personal story of mine…what is yours?