New Book Alert: Presenting A Shadow War by Chukwuma Jonathan

Finally, A Shadow War , an action thriller by Chukwuma Jonathan is now available at okadabooks.com . A Shadow War depicts the sacrifices of few good men who put their everything on the line for nation and humanity. Guns. Terror. Action. Intrigue… It’s all in there. Set in a terror hot bed, you are in for a page turner. A Shadow War is now selling at … Continue reading New Book Alert: Presenting A Shadow War by Chukwuma Jonathan

Sorry Writer, It’s Never About Your Idea or Story…

Originally posted on Funmi Adebayo's Blog:
Last Tuesday, I took over the page of our Service Uniton Instagram i.e. @funmiadebayodotcom, to host The Great Debate: Proofreading vs. Editing and Why You Need an Editor, our first Instagram event ever. It was an exciting time, and we got many questions, feedback and service requests via DM on Instagram and our Whatsapp number +234-)9095200210). Participants expressed gratitude as… Continue reading Sorry Writer, It’s Never About Your Idea or Story…

​How To Grow Your Email List From 0-100 Subscribers in Two Weeks. Guaranteed! 

Hi everyone. So in this article, I’m going to touch on what email lisitng is, why you need to grow your email list and how you can do that. It is unfortunate that a lot of Nigerians getting into internet business today, want a short cut to having an email list. So they buy from people who have been all over the internet, gathering emails. … Continue reading ​How To Grow Your Email List From 0-100 Subscribers in Two Weeks. Guaranteed! 

Instagram Takeover: The Great Debate: Proofreading versus Editing and Why you Need an Editor

Originally posted on Funmi Adebayo's Blog:
? ​So, editing is beyond correcting typos, grammar and punctuation with text editors like MS Word? Amazing! We can’t stay calm 💃. Our first ever Instagram Page Takeover with  Funmi Adebayo (Instagram handle – @funmie_adebayo is going down in a bit💃 . Details: Date: Tuesday May 16 (TODAY) Time: 12 noon Venue (😂) : our instagram page and blog (@funmiadebayodotcom… Continue reading Instagram Takeover: The Great Debate: Proofreading versus Editing and Why you Need an Editor

Crisis Management: How Quickly Can You Adapt In Crisis?

When Life Wouldn’t Cooperate: You’ve worked hard, trained hard and prayed hard to be a management staff, and finally your promotion interview day is here. Your interview starts at 7:30am prompt – punctuality is part of the hurdles to cross. You rise at six, about thirty minutes late because you burned the midnight oil putting finishing touches to your preparations. Thank goodness you’ve sorted out … Continue reading Crisis Management: How Quickly Can You Adapt In Crisis?

Punctuation Tip: ‘Bracket Rules’

Originally posted on Funmi Adebayo's Blog:
​ One of the most confusing things in writing is the use of punctuation, especially with brackets and quotation marks. Today,  let’s focus on the usage of full stop with brackets. The general rule for using full stop with bracket is: Use a full stop inside the brackets, if the bracket contains a complete sentence, and use the full stop… Continue reading Punctuation Tip: ‘Bracket Rules’

New Book Alert: Presenting Serenade – A Poetry Book By Sensational Edwin Onah

​ You deserve a good read this Easter holiday. A rich collection of poetry is a perfect fit. So,  we are excited to present to you Serenade by sensational Poet and Chemist,  Edwin Onah. In a synopsis of the Poetry Collection,  Edwin wrote,  “Serenade is a collection of amazing poems with powerful themes of love and life lessons. It is an amalgam of free verse, … Continue reading New Book Alert: Presenting Serenade – A Poetry Book By Sensational Edwin Onah

Writing Tips: Wordiness – A Contest of Clarity against Ambiguity

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​ Here’s another great tip from our heart to yours this beautiful Monday: Wordiness is using more (ambiguous) words than necessary to convey meaning in writing.? Our emphasis today is on the use of weighty ( or ambiguous) words instead of their simpler synonyms.? Clarity will always win over heavy vocabularies in your reader’s mind, so before you… Continue reading Writing Tips: Wordiness – A Contest of Clarity against Ambiguity

Fiction Fiesta: Violated … by Uju Christie Okoye

At exactly 9.30pm, David and his wife had gone to bed when they heard some noise at their door: a strange unfamiliar voice commanding them to open the door or he would lose his temper on them. They were terrified! Shivering with fear, they clung to each other , unable to decide whether to open the door or expect the unexpected. Before they could decide … Continue reading Fiction Fiesta: Violated … by Uju Christie Okoye