5 Reasons to Start an Investment Portfolio

Believe it or not, a big portion of the world’s population has never heard of financial investment. These people may struggle financially and refuse to make money work for them. Living paycheck to paycheck is a struggle, indeed but it doesn’t have to be this way. If you have a job, no matter your salary, consider taking a portion of your paycheck and investing it … Continue reading 5 Reasons to Start an Investment Portfolio

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The Dark Side of Investing In Cryptocurrencies

Crypto coins or cryptocurrencies are digital money you can earn, spend and invest in. Bitcoin, Ethereum, Dogecoin or Shiba Inu have gotten quite popular in the last couple of years. News about young crypto investors becoming overnight millionaires has made the headlines of the big wide web. Cryptocurrencies are digital assets that can bring you a lot of profit and you don’t have to be … Continue reading The Dark Side of Investing In Cryptocurrencies

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How to make and sell NFTs?

Have you been looking for a guide on how to make and sell NFTs? If so, you’re in the right place. If you’re into the culture of NFTs I assume you already know what they are. However, the word “NFTs” is unknown to most people. Briefly, NFTs are non-fungible tokens. Meaning they are unique images, pieces of audio or visual art that can’t be exchanged … Continue reading How to make and sell NFTs?

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How to Write a Letter of Intent for Grad School

Applying for graduate school is a common application process, but it does not have to be a stressful one. A common application requirement for graduate school admission is the letter of intent. Unlike the personal statement which focuses on a student’s personal background, the letter of intent outlines academic success and qualifications. Follow these six steps to organize and write your own letter of intent.   … Continue reading How to Write a Letter of Intent for Grad School

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Convicted Murderer Adnan Syed to be Released

Who is Adnan Syed? Here is everything you need to know:  Adnan Syed was convicted of murder and sentenced to life in prison, plus thirty-years, at the age of seventeen. He is now a forty-two year old man who has spent the last twenty-five years in prison, but maintains that he did not commit the crime.   During Syed’s high school career in 1999, his ex-girlfriend … Continue reading Convicted Murderer Adnan Syed to be Released

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6 of the Best Contemporary Plays

Most people can recall reading Shakespearean plays in high school, but few have read a contemporary play script. Are you a fan of Hamilton, Wicked, Rent, or Hairspray? Do you know all the words to High School Musical? Is theater beyond the realm of anything you have ever considered exploring? Whether or not you have had the pleasure of watching a live theatrical performance or … Continue reading 6 of the Best Contemporary Plays

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5 Contemporary Short Story Collections You Must Read

Although they are quick reads, short stories are just as immersive and entertaining as novels. If you are ready to be transported to another world and torn through the highs and lows of conflict and resolution in just a short amount of time, consider picking up a contemporary collection of short stories from this list.   This collection of short stories is a trip through dystopian … Continue reading 5 Contemporary Short Story Collections You Must Read

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5 Tips to Elevate Your Essay Writing

Essay writing is a critical skill. When we write essays, we reflect on a problem or topic and reach a conclusion. Essay writing promotes essential skills to be applied in both the academic world, and in the workplace. Constructing sentences and composing ideas and arguments coherently are all parts of professional writing which are developed through essay writing. Whether you are in High School, College, … Continue reading 5 Tips to Elevate Your Essay Writing

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5 Creepy Short Stories With a Twist

These classic American short stories are still widely read and analyzed today. They contain intricate layers of literary elements and symbolism. They are dark and twisted and psychologically thrilling. Have you been scarred by a short story in your high school English class? This short story is told from the perspective of an unnamed woman who spends the summer in an old mansion with her … Continue reading 5 Creepy Short Stories With a Twist

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3 Things to Avoid If You Want to Publish a Book

Did you write a book? Do you have an excellent idea for a book and need an advance check? The traditional publishing route has many advantages over self-publishing: there is a greater chance of getting your book distributed in retail stores; there is a higher potential for media coverage; your product is professionally marketed; you feel confident and credible because you were signed with a … Continue reading 3 Things to Avoid If You Want to Publish a Book