Featured Writer on Wellness: Iain Broome

Iain Broome is the author of the novel, A is for Angelica. He grew up in a small town in Derbyshire and lives in Sheffield with his wife and identical twin boys. A graduate of Sheffield Hallam’s MA Writing program, Iain has edited literary magazines, co-run a successful monthly spoken word event, and currently maintains […]

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Are Cell Phones Stopping Us from Reaching Out?

We can communicate with one another in more ways than ever before. But strangely enough, that’s not what seems to be happening. Recent research suggests our obsession with technology is making us more isolated. Despite the fact that we’re more connected, we’re also “more lonely and distant from one another,” according to Massachusetts Institute of […]


Writing True Stories Reveals the Secrets to Choosing a Good Life

A Writing for Change Featured Post I met Ali on Twitter and have been inspired by her grace and intelligence. When I heard about her book, I grew even more intrigued. Ali interviewed 10 people about living a balanced life, and then put together a beautiful book joining all ten of the resulting stories. In […]


5 Tips to Help You Believe in Yourself

Believing in ourselves is essential to living our best lives—we hear it all the time. “Believe in yourself!” we’re told. Then everything will magically work out. Still, it’s often easier said than done, so I gathered some tips to help you out. If you have more, please share! 1. Do something. The best way to […]

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