Writing Hacks: Ten Tips to Becoming a Better Writer

Hi there, if you are reading this, then you probably want to be a better writer. I have just the article for you. In this piece, I share ten writing hacks that I found useful. I gained inspiration from an article that I read on the same subject. I hope this proves useful to you.Continue reading “Writing Hacks: Ten Tips to Becoming a Better Writer”

What is Irony and Why Do People Confuse It With Coincidences?

The Literature teacher whose classes I took once said that people did not know what irony really was. He taught a class on how Alanis Morissette sang a song called Ironic and yet she did not talk about one truly ironic thing in the song. “It’s like 10,000 spoons when all you need is aContinue reading “What is Irony and Why Do People Confuse It With Coincidences?”

Writing Tips from Best-selling Authors

Masterclass is an online set of classes offered to aspiring writers and authors. In these classes, leading figures in different fields teach their students the tricks of their chosen trade. People like Helen Mirren, Margaret Atwood and Gordon Ramsey teach people acting, writing and cooking respectively. I’ll be focusing on lessons from worldly writers andContinue reading “Writing Tips from Best-selling Authors”

50 Ways to Feel Great Sober

A lot famous artists have sung about the pains of getting sober, including Demi Lovato’s honest and expressive take, Kelly Clarkson’s powerful and impactful version as well as Pink’s inspirations and chilling rendition on/of songs, all titled Sober. It is pretty clear that a lot of people are familiar with the works of Pink. SheContinue reading “50 Ways to Feel Great Sober”

I made the Goodreads Giveaway Most Requested List!

I’m on the last pages of the list, but still on it nonetheless. I’m so happy. I really hope that this translates into a lot of people reading my book and the story I have spreading as far as it can. You can check out my book Family Day, on the list on page 26,Continue reading “I made the Goodreads Giveaway Most Requested List!”

My Third Article on The Citizen To Be Published

The Editor of The Citizen, an English newspaper in Tanzania, has agreed to publish my third article in the newspaper! I’m so thrilled. If you’re in Tanzania, please look out for my article. I’ll let you know the day it’s published. For all my other readers, I’ll share the article soon.

51 People Requested Family Day in my Giveaway!

51 people requested my book, Family Day, on the first day of my first giveaway. It’s been a really good experience so far. I thought I’d share it with you. If you’re interested in joining, you can as well; there are 100 copies available. Here’s a link to the giveaway: https://www.goodreads.com/giveaway/show/299221-family-day-a-family-s-quest-to-overcome-a-global-struggle

I’ve Combined My Short Stories into One Book Called Three Very Different Short Stories!

I, Mahmoud, have combined my short stories into one book. It’s called Three Very Different Short Stories. It will be available on Amazon, soon. Please look out for it. You can buy a copy and review it if you like, I would really appreciate any engagement. Here’s the cover:

The NHS Is Right To Fear Unethical Medical Practices, But So Are Foreign Patients

This article is written in response to one published on the BBC Website. Mr. Hugh Pym, the Health Editor of the BBC, writes about how the NHS is calling for an export ban on British medicinal products. The rationale for such as ban is solid, as long as wholesalers act irresponsibly and unethically. They couldContinue reading “The NHS Is Right To Fear Unethical Medical Practices, But So Are Foreign Patients”

How Good Grammar Can Help Your Writing

Spelling and grammar are an important aspect of a lot of written works. They say the difference between an A- and a straight A could boil down to spelling and grammar. The more that I think about it, the more important grammar seems to be. Good grammar goes a long way in making your workContinue reading “How Good Grammar Can Help Your Writing”