Category Archives: Top 5

Top 5: Ways to get over heartbreak (well, stages of really)

Love is a fire. But whether it is going to warm your hearth – or burn down your house, you can never tell.  — Joan Crawford I share my bed with a laptop and an iphone, not a person, so relationships might not be … Continue reading

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Top 5: Tips for achieving happiness (… or how to make it tangible)

This is the follow-up to ‘what is happiness anyway?‘ If you’re keen to warm glow of happiness fill your life, try these tips for making eudemonism tangible: 1. With each decision ask yourself: Does this step take me towards or … Continue reading

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Top 5: Status updates for writers (Facebook, Twitter, etc)

Suitable for use on Facebook, Twitter, or the social networking site of your choice… 1. Lyn cordially reminds you all that when she’s rich and famous, her particular creative temperament will be revered as ‘unique, quirky and eccentric’ not ‘Stark. Raving. Mad’. … Continue reading

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Top 5: Status updates for mothers (Facebook, Twitter, etc)

Suitable for use on Facebook, Twitter, or the social networking site of your choice… 1. Lyn is going to her room. 2. Lyn says “Don’t you make me come in there!” 3. Lyn doesn’t care what Everybody Else’s mother lets them … Continue reading

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