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Inspiring Change Through Literature and Media

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 … Continue reading

May 22, 2017 · 5 Comments

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

    Last Tuesday, I took over the page of our Service Unit on Instagram i.e. @funmiadebayodotcom, to host The Great Debate: Proofreading vs. Editing and Why You Need an Editor, … Continue reading

May 18, 2017 · 1 Comment

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

  ​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 … Continue reading

May 16, 2017 · 2 Comments

Book Cover Story: The Making of Serenade Book Cover 

May 8, 2017 · Leave a comment

Punctuation Tip: ‘Bracket Rules’

​ 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. … Continue reading

May 4, 2017 · Leave a comment

Happy Worker’s Day and Welcome to an Amazing May…

​ May you be adequately rewarded for your writings. Happy Worker’s Day and welcome to an amazing May 💕.

May 1, 2017 · 5 Comments

Writing Tips: Wordiness – A Contest of Clarity against Ambiguity

​ 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 … Continue reading

April 10, 2017 · 5 Comments