My book, “The Happiness Switch“, has been featured on a very interesting blog: Shadow Dancing with Mind “A blog about creativity,designs, books, music and poetry. An experiment with spirituality through the shadows of my mind…” Shashi, the writer of the blog, is the CEO & Partner at ICUBE Projects. He is also a speaker and … More “The Happiness Switch” – featured with an author interview
One of the most common pieces of advice for success is “Find someone who is already successful and emulate them”. By this people usually mean “Do what that person does – and you will become successful too.” As always, the focus is on the doing. But how about the “being” and the “feeling” part? If … More How successful do you really feel? A short test.
When he got to the ripe ol’age of ten, he decided that public schooling was not for him. He “dropped out” and was homeschooled thereafter. When he was about thirteen, he decided that he was going to be a self-published author – a successful one at that. He achieved that goal in less than a … More Want to see the result of a good childhood? Take a look at this 17 y.o. guy.
‘t is that time of the year – the time to be jolly, to be happy and to be looking for presents. Lots and lots and lots of presents. With lots and lots and lots of presents come lots and lots and lots of cardboard boxes. Especially if you do your holiday shopping on Amazon. … More What do you do with all that cardboard from Amazon?
I wrote about this a lot in “Your Inner Child is a Winner – How to reclaim your natural confidence and self-esteem”. People with self-esteem problems know this as a fact. So do people with depression or anxiety. Or other health problems. Or any other kind of problem. This is the fact: Self-love is the … More The ultimate foundation for happiness, joy and fulfillment
It is 8:30 am here in Belgium where we live and I am sure that Saint Nicolas has come to our home. He is the bishop dressed in red, with a long, pointy hat, who brings presents to deserving children. He carries them on a donkey and if you put your shoes out with a … More Giggling with joy and waiting for Saint Nicolas
In the last few months, after taking a few design courses online through http://www.coursera.com, I’ve started making my own covers for the books that I am publishing independently on Amazon (see them all here: Author’s Page for Christine Ellis on Amazon.com). Some of the books are doing quite well and I am moderately pleased with … More Cover Design Contest for Self-Published Authors