Life is Like A Pothole in The Road
I was driving my car with my little sister to the shop on the weekend to buy sweets. We regularly go to the same shop to buy sweets, there’s only one route as it’s so close to our home.
Solfeggio Frequencies: An Undiscovered Meditation
Before 2020, I was very stressed out, on the go all the time, snapping at everyone with a sharp tongue and a hot-head. Actually, I was like that for a good few years and I had a habit of bringing myself down internally and causing stress to others surrounding me.
New Generation Type of Meditation
ASMR is an abbreviation for Autonomous Sensory Meridian Response. Ever heard of it? Well, it's actually a very recent form of meditation that was only labeled by Jennifer Allen in 2010 and the first ASMR videos were discovered on YouTube in 2009 - so it's likely you haven't heard of it.
Ladylike? I Think Not.
From the second Eve ate that damn apple from the tree, women have been in for a bumpy ride. If you're reading this and you consider yourself to be a man, let me just tell you now that you have no idea what it's like to be a woman. You might hear the horrific stories of us being stalked, raped, kidnapped, sexually harassed, traded across the world for money, being in immense pain before giving birth, being paid less than our male employees and you may deeply sympathize, but you have no idea what it's like.
The Sweet Effect of the Baader-Meinhof Phenomenon
I will never forget the first time I tried a pick’n’mix sweet - a strawberry to be exact. My mum and I were shopping in Woolworths, and my mum had bought herself a bag of sweets and with me being a child - asked if I could try one. She passed me a deep red and green-topped jelly strawberry. Delicious. I can test them on my tongue as we speak.
Did You Ever Hear About Aeroflot Flight 6502?
Do you ever get a horrid anxious feeling whenever you're about to get onto a plane, like you could crash or the flight could get struck by lightning? Ever get a fear that all the horrid, very unlikely things that you see in the movies could happen to you? Snakes on a Plane stopped me flying for years - great film though.
- Second place in (Un)Common Knowledge Challenge
Was Shakespeare High This Whole Time?
William Shakespeare, also known as the 'immortal bard'. Heard of him? I'll consider you crazy if you haven't. He was (and still is) an extremely well-known English poet and playwright with his art dating back to the late 1500s. Some of his most famous and well-known plays include Romeo and Juliet, Macbeth, Hamlet, The Tempest and, Othello but he had written 39 plays and 154 sonnets in total.
Do You Know the Truth Behind These Nursery Rhymes?
No matter what country you’re from, we all had nursery rhymes when we were young. I had a book that was filled with nursery rhymes, but I don’t think I ever made it through all of them. I can remember my parents reading to me my favorite; Betty Botter .