Surprise! FREE MAGAZINE–

Hi, folks... here's a free surprise! This is a magazine published by Books Go Social, a Dublin-based site for writers and readers, Your Secret Library.  It is pretty good!  I'm on pg. 30 with my article Booked (which you might already have).  I also have A SHORT STORY ABOUT … [Read more...]

The Over-Praise Dilemma: When Complimenting Kids Actually Holds Them Back

This study is new but it only confirms what we knew long ago. Many parents over-praise their kids activities to the detriment of the child's self-esteem. Across playgrounds, schoolyards and classrooms, it is common to hear well-intentioned parents, caregivers and teachers heap high praise on … [Read more...]

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