Tag: copywriting

Travel blog

Travel Blog 3: Tinder Box

Some time ago, I wrote an article listing some tips for starting your own travel blog. I followed up this piece with my own attempt and, much to my surprise and delight, it was met with approval from the travel...

/ August 21, 2017

Take a Break from Technology and Switch On Your Creativity

I’ve always considered my relationship with technology as being purely platonic. Sure, it was nice having it around, but I could just as easily live without it. No wahala, as they say in Nigeria. However, when my wife and I...

/ August 20, 2017
When money stopped being my motivation, I became unstoppable

When Money Stopped Being My Main Motivation, I Became Unstoppable

A couple of years ago, I was in dire financial straits. My wife had recently been accepted to study medicine, meaning that she would have to give up working full-time. With bills to pay and our budget stretched paper thin,...

/ August 13, 2017

6 Tactics for Overcoming a Creative Block

Let’s face it, no one feels creative or “in the zone” one hundred percent of the time. On some days, you’re a regular freakin’ Hemingway penning a thousand words without even pausing to think or consider, and on other days...

/ August 3, 2017
Common blogging mistakes and how to avoid them

The Chemicals Between Us: Brand Building Through Storytelling

Some of my very best memories from when I was a kid involve my dad lying in bed with me and reading me stories. My dad was fascinated with Scandinavia and Nordic lore (a fascination which I inherited from him),...

/ August 1, 2017