Poetry Tips

How to start? Know your goal: Are you capturing a moment? Responding to someone? Protesting an idea? Describing someone or thing? Answering these questions can help you get started in your new venture of poetry writing. You must know the purpose i.e., have a goal, before you can begin to write anything including poetry.  Avoid …

Values

Why are values important? Values are a standard used to measure things that are important to us. We develop values firstly at home and then elsewhere. They are learnt through examples and instruction from our parents, guardians and elders. So all those persons in authority the future we create stems from the foundations we lay. …

Stress

What is stress? Stress can be defined in two parts: "the psychological perception of pressure, and the body's response to it, which involves multiple systems, from metabolism to muscles to memory." (Psychology Today, 2018) Purpose: This is an evolutionary mechanism trigger by our "fight or flight"  response as a way to deal with threats from our …