The Many Sides

Words and No Paper - The Unofficial Blog of An Indie Author

Life, writing, art, business, spirituality, inspiration, personal growth, self-care, relationships and rambling thoughts from the founder of The Many Sides, Rita.

 

Is Content Art?

A friend who is active on Instagram once said to me that she didn't want to just churn out content, she wanted to create art...

Thoughts on Copycats

Content is accessible everywhere nowadays and the line between inspiration and imitation is constantly being tested. Never, more so than...

Claim Your Narrative

I have always been someone that keeps my own counsel. There are very few people in life that I have entrusted with my innermost thoughts...

Change is Inevitable

They say that two things in life are certain: death and taxes. But the other thing that is certain is that change is inevitable. As long...

Simple, Not Easy

The other day I was thinking about how many of the most fundamental things in life are simple, but not easy. It's simple to lose weight....

Feminine Productivity

A lot of women, myself included, find it difficult to fit everything into the 24 hours that we all have in the day. Many of us are...

Abundance Mindset

The universe is filled with unspeakable wonders. Even if we think about the diversity of nature and the ways in which there is so much...

Your Signature

Everyone has a unique signature. It is so uniquely identifiable that a handwriting expert can tell you whether it is genuine or fake....

Two Truths and a Lie

People like to talk about people. Single women over a certain age seem to be a very easy target for slander (at the worst) and misguided...

Cheap Seats

In the days of Vaudeville, the row of cheap seats at the very back of the theatre was known as the Peanut Gallery. Peanuts, being the...

Energetic Hygiene

Today I was thinking about hygiene because I realised that, just in the same way we have showers and brush our teeth every day, we also...

The Word Empowerment

The word empowerment really grates on me. I was thinking about why that was the case the other day because the broad intention behind it...

On Retracing Steps

Starting again is something that all of us will have to do at some point in our lives. By the time we are in our mid-20s, mid-30s,...

Esoteric Interests

I have just been at my desk for three months straight writing everything I have learned about astrology and tarot in all my years of...