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We blog from Toothy’s Wordshop – mainly about writing, science, remote working, business, culture, parenting, tech and gaming. Sometimes superheroes too. Stick around for tips, tricks, hacks and perspectives.

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The 6 AM Club

Have you ever read a self-help book? We are always on the lookout for tips on how to “get double the amount of work done in half the time” or “perfect your daily routine to become a productivity machine”. And, with so much advice out there, we have often found ourselves really straying down the […]

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How to take writing feedback without feeling anxious

It’s never nice being told that your writing has missed the mark. But there’s something about creative work that makes taking feedback particularly hard to take – even for seasoned wordfolk. For starters, creativity comes from the heart, because it’s heavily influenced by your memories and your experiences. And that makes it feel extra personal. […]

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How to give writing feedback that works for everyone

What’s the worst professional feedback you’ve ever received? Can you still remember how you felt? Now take that gut-busting feeling, get your emotional calculator out, and multiply that feeling by about a hundred. Maybe even two hundred. That’s how writers feel when they get feedback. You see, there’s something about writers that makes every ounce […]