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Margriet

Wisdom

For once I fear the upcoming year

(Photo by Joshua Earle on Unsplash) Everyone has things they fear. It could be as little as a fear of spiders or as big as the fear of not being able to find yourself a room or a house. I’ve always had my fears too, but I’ve never quite feared the feature a lot, an upcoming year. Until now.…

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Lifestyle

Wattpad Romance United: a community

As you might know, I write on an online writing platform called Wattpad. This is a free platform where anyone can write books and share them with readers from all over the world. If you love either reading or writing, it’s definitely worth checking out. I myself, write romance books on Wattpad. I’ve been on there for a while now and I’ve seen Wattpad change, in good ways but also in some less…

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Travel

How to survive winter travel in Europe

It’s halfway December and the winter season is nearing. The cold has arrived and so has the time for wearing gloves, scarves, and beanies. And let’s not forget all the hot drinks. You often hear about traveling Europe in the summer, but what about the winter? Well, as a Dutch citizen I can assure you that Europe is just as beautiful to travel in the winter as in the summer, it’s just…

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Lifestyle

My 5 favorite thrift finds

I’ve to got to admit that I’m someone who really likes shopping, but I absolutely love thrift shopping. Secondhand, sometimes even rarely used, goods for incredibly low prices. I believe it’s a paradise for every shopping lover. It might be harder to find things you like, but the things you will find, will be like treasures to you. Treasures from another time, which could be from a week ago or 30 years…

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Wisdom

Why I write books with a purpose

Photo by Greg Jeanneau on Unsplash. You might already know this about me if you follow me on social media, but I write books on this site called ‘Wattpad’. I actually have been posting bits of my creative writing on there for years, but the stories I posted usually didn’t work out. I lost inspiration or just didn’t like the storyline anymore. But since May this year I’ve been back with a new story and…

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Wisdom

Is it talent or hard work?

Photo by Ethan Hu on Unsplash

Photo by Ethan Hu on Unsplash. In the time perk of social media, it’s easy to share your passion with the world. It has become the way of exploring new talent. Talent. “You’re so talented!” is a comment you often see when, for example, someone who’s a good singer posts a video of them doing that. But what exactly is talent? Talent makes that what someone’s good at doing sound so effortless. Like it…

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