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The five most alluring words in the English Language 0

The five most alluring words in the English Language

I don’t remember exactly where I saw this, but the words, quickly, naturally, easily, instantly, and freely have an odd effect on people. They cause them to percieve your copy as both upbeat and ‘honest’ and therefore makes it easier to associate postively with them, which in turn COULD boost your sales message.
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Are bipolar disorder and schizophrenia genetically related? 0

Are bipolar disorder and schizophrenia genetically related?

Since starting to study psychology at University, I’ve discovered a couple of things about my personality, studies and how though lots of them appear to repeat the same things, over and over again, some do actually pull in information of interest. I’m going to explain my research process in greater depth in another post, because […]

The 10000 rule theory 0

The 10000 rule theory

There’s a suggestion circulating, that’s been repeated in several formats, but that summarises down to 10,000 hours of writing before we become ‘expert’.
So, at 24 hours a day, it takes just over a year and three months to master parenthood after our first child (discounting instinct and natural ability). I would say most parents agree […]

Why we’ve never founded a social network 0

Why we’ve never founded a social network

I’ve been asked a couple of times lately why bi-polarbears has never founded any form of ‘social network’ for bi-polars. The long and short answer is that to run a community ‘like that’, beyond the forum, would need resources that I’d hate to even consider – resources such as a psych council on hand to […]

The writer in us all 0

The writer in us all

The writer in all of us Posted by Kai at 1:51 PM Bear with me on this one, it’s a biggie. We’ve been talking about how to give you guys, our faithful readers, *more*...

Can you step back from your online life? 0

Can you step back from your online life?

I’ll be honest with you, I’ve spent the last two weeks soul searching and wondering what I’m supposed to do with myself because of an accident that occured this last September. I’ve always been...

Start all over… 0

Start all over…

After fighting it tooth and nail for the last while, the novels that were ‘pre’ head injury may have to be placed on hold for a while. I’ve got enough fragments of notes to create something that might be similar, but would probably be ‘less’. I don’t want to risk that – so I’m going […]