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If you’ve ever found yourself with writer’s block than you understand all too well how frustrating it can be to want to write but lack the inspiration. Every writer, regardless of how successful he or she is, has dealt with creativity ruts. Everyone is different. Some writers may take a step back and busy themselves with other tasks, others may force themselves to sit at their desk until they produce something.

Remaining motivated to write may sound impossible, however, making every attempt to continue finding inspiration is a noble endeavour. …


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What a joyous occasion! Is there anything more excited than getting a new puppy? The arrival of a new pet is usually something that has been anticipated, but even so, it’s important to remember that the new family member in your home will involve changes for everyone.

Preparation

Before actually bringing the puppy home it’s necessary to properly prepare for its arrival.


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Don’t let the old adage about old dogs scare you off, you can teach new tricks to dogs of any age. Dogs are natural learners who love figuring out new challenges, especially with a good friend and leader to help them along. Just remember that dogs are full of personality, and some may take more time to learn than others. That said, if you have a furry friend that needs something new to focus on, try out ta few of these tricks.

Spinning

Spinning is a good trick. Lots of dogs have a lot of energy, and this can be a quick way to burn off the excess. Teaching your dog this trick is all about using their natural instincts to follow their nose in order to get them in circles. …

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Michael Wolkind QC

Michael Wolkind QC is a top London-based defence barrister, dog lover, and writer. Learn more @ michaelwolkindqc.org.uk.