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She counted. One. She could hear the steps coming closer. Two. Puffs of breath could be seen coming from his mouth. Three. He stopped beside her. Four. She pulled the trigger of the gun.

word of the day

WORD OF THE DAY HardscapeHARD-skaypPart of speech: nounOrigin: American English 1The man-made features used in landscape architecture, e.g. paths or walls, as contrasted with vegetation.   Examples of Hardscape in a sentence "I would like some hardscape, but my husband only wants greenery in the yard." "The garden will feature a fountain and some additional hardscape."


1. Be a good driver. 2. Make breakfast for your garbage collectors 3. Thank the cashier for bagging your groceries. 4. When everyone around you is gossiping about someone, be the one to butt in with something nice. 5. Write a positive comment on your favorite blog, website or a friend’s social media account.

random acts of kindness

1. Buy your partner a bottle of wine or other treat when you’re at the shops 2. Help someone load their groceries. 3. Hold the elevator door for others. 4. Say hi to the person next to you on the elevator. 5. Say “thank you” to someone who made a difference… send a card to … Continue reading random acts of kindness

nik’s book summaries newsletter

Hello! It's Nik again and I've got 3 more free book summaries for you! You might not know this, but we've now published over 800 book summaries totaling nearly 2,500 lessons from the greatest books of all time. While their 4-minute format makes them easy to read, we know it's not always easy to remember … Continue reading nik’s book summaries newsletter

Seth godin’s newsletter

The magic of trade-offs If you make a laptop more powerful, the battery life will suffer and it will get heavier too. Trade-offs. If you make a plane bigger, it won’t land at every airport, and it will cost more to fly, even if you don’t sell all the seats. Another set of trade-offs. Good … Continue reading Seth godin’s newsletter

Did you know..

Did you know... ... that today is Sequoia National Park Day? A U.S. National Park was established in Central California on this day in 1890. Sequoia National Park is famous for its giant sequoia trees, including the General Sherman tree, one of the largest trees on Earth. The General Sherman tree grows in the Giant … Continue reading Did you know..

15. World Tourism Day – 27September

15. World Tourism Day – 27September This day is celebrated to shine light on the importance of the tourism industry and its resilience. Content marketing ideas: Listicle idea: X Types of tourism you must indulge in at least onceInfographic idea: Which countries have opened up tourism after the lockdown?Video idea: How is mass tourism harming cities … Continue reading 15. World Tourism Day – 27September

Did you know…

Did you know... ... that today is The Beverly Hillbillies Day? The year 1962 brought the now familiar tune "Come and listen to the story 'bout a man named Jed..." The Beverly Hillbillies aired on CBS-TV on this day, enchanting audiences with Jed, Ellie Mae, Granny, Jethro, Miss Jane and that banker feller. 😉 ~~~ … Continue reading Did you know…