did you know


Did you know... ... that today is Typing Speed Record Day? On this day in 1918, Margaret Owen set a typing speed record of 170 words per minute on a manual typewriter. Can you imagine what her speed would've been if she'd had access to an electric one?! ~~~ Today's Inspirational Quote: "One tree can … Continue reading did you know

Re-orient life


The individual soul has to realize its identity with the Supreme Universal Soul with full consciousness. Men shall have re-orientation of life in the light of this Ancient Truth; and they will readjust their attitude towards their neighbours in everyday life. To perceive the spiritual value of oneness is to promote real unity and cooperation; … Continue reading Re-orient life

Nik’s Book Summaries Newsletter I like


Heyo, Nik here with your free summary of the day. If you enjoy these, check out our reading guide. It'll help you learn and remember more from everything you read. Happy reading! Want to get just one weekly summary roundup? Switch to weekly. 1-Sentence-Summary: Resisting Happiness shows you how to get more joy in your life by exploring the roadblocks … Continue reading Nik’s Book Summaries Newsletter I like

Interesting Newsletter from Nik


Would They Miss You If You Were Gone? A simple definition for doing work that matters Four years ago, after six months of hard work, I finally did it: My email list reached 10,000 subscribers. I was ecstatic. 10,000 people. That’s a small stadium. Imagine a sold out arena, waiting for you — just for you — … Continue reading Interesting Newsletter from Nik

The Beacon Newsletter


The Beacon It’s Monday, August 24, and the Pebble Mine project could be delayed indefinitely. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will issue a letter today giving the developers of the Pebble Mine, a proposed gold, copper, and silver ore mine in Alaska, 90 days to submit a new plan to mitigate the project’s impacts … Continue reading The Beacon Newsletter

Examples of Rhetorical Devices


via Examples of Rhetorical Devices Examples of Rhetorical Devices A rhetorical device uses words in a certain way to convey meaning or to persuade. It can also be a technique used to evoke emotions within the reader or audience. Skilled writers use many different types of rhetorical devices in their work to achieve specific effects. Some types … Continue reading Examples of Rhetorical Devices