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Featured Stories Issue #58

Selected stories from 9,500 writers supporting 94,500 readers on ILLUMINATION

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ILLUMINATION compiled interesting stories for you.

These stories from our growing collection can inform and entertain you. External readers can access them via blogs on Word Press.

Thank you for reading the engaging stories shared by our creative writers.

Our previous digests are accessible from this collection.Collection of Featured Stories
Easy access to daily selected stories from engaging writers of ILLUMINATIONmedium.com

You may check this collection of book chapters in our special publication (ILLUMINATION Book Chapters) hosting published books from accomplished authors.Index of Published Book Chapters
Easy access to chapters for readers on Mediummedium.com

The primary purpose of ILLUMINATION Integrated Publications (IIP) is to give optimal visibility to content created and hosted on them.

All writers are invited to join a writing challenge as proposed by Dr Mehmet Yildiz. These stories provide an opportunity for writers and readers to cross-pollinate.

An extended introduction

Invitation To A Writing Challenge
Share your concerns and aspirations in a storymedium.com

How to grow and become a top writer on Medium in three months: 100 Day Challenge For New Writers

100 Day Challenge For New Writers
How to grow and become a top writer on Medium in three monthsmedium.com

Please enjoy our fresh stories.

Personal Responsibility Causes Empowering Cultural Shifts For Business Organizations

Dr Mehmet Yildiz

Personal Responsibility Causes Empowering Cultural Shifts For Business Organizations
The success and failure of businesses are determined by the personal responsibility and accountability of their…medium.com

Do Creative People Look Inside The Box?

Brajendra Kumar

Do Creative People Look Inside The Box?
Do your best all the timemedium.com

Is Bill Gates Lying?

T. Mark Mangum

Is Bill Gates Lying?
Intellectual Property Rights and the fight to vaccinate the worldmedium.com

What My Grandmother Taught Me

B.R. Shenoy

What My Grandmother Taught Me
My Grandma will forever be remembered as the best person I knew.medium.com

Allow Yourself to Disconnect For One Day And See What Happens

Lucia Landini

Allow Yourself to Disconnect For One Day And See What Happens
7 Easy Stepsmedium.com

Shifting Writer’s Block With Energetic Self-Care

Michele Grieve

Shifting Writer’s Block With Energetic Self-Care
Befriending and caring for your sacral chakramedium.com

My Transition From Scary Black Man To Safe

Karume T. Hickman

My Transition From Scary Black Man To Safe
Just the other day I was thinking about how I was viewed by the people around me. I began noticing that my presence was…medium.com

I Say “The Yea” To Two Women, and to the Kentucky Governor and Legislature

Gippolito Ndp

I Say “The Yea” To Two Women, and to the Kentucky Governor and Legislature
History made (again) by Harris and Pelosi; and a bipartisan act for We the Peoplemedium.com

Could you be Self-Sabotaging your Personal Growth?

Teaghan Aston

Could you be Self-Sabotaging your Personal Growth?
A short essay about conquering fearmedium.com

Why Nice Guys Always Come Last

Black Coffee

Why Nice Guys Always Come Last
Photo credit christian buehnermedium.com

Top 10 Highest Paying Jobs of Salary up to $600k

Sharique Kamal

Top 10 Highest Paying Jobs of Salary up to $600k
Explore the list of highest paying jobs for your career planningmedium.com

Mental Health And Developmental Issues With Children

Floyd Mori

Mental Health And Developmental Issues With Children
Many are sufferingmedium.com

From My Small boobs To Your Big boobsBlessing 

Blessing Oluchukwu Awamba

From My Small boobs To Your Big boobs
I envy you.medium.com

I Sold a Large Part of My Portfolio To Buy More Cryptocurrencies

Louis Petrik

I Sold a Large Part of My Portfolio To Buy More Cryptocurrencies
The 3 reasons why I am so bullishmedium.com

I lost weight over 15 years ago and have kept all the habits to stay in shape

Martin van Soest

I lost weight over 15 years ago and have kept all the habits to stay in shape
I introduced a few simple habits into my life that didn’t change the way I lived, but had radical impact on my weightmedium.com

6 Habits of Highly Effective Content Creators That Makes Their Work Stand-Out

Nishi

6 Habits of Highly Effective Content Creators That Makes Their Work Stand-Out
No matter what type of creator you’re — this list will propel your content creation to a different levelmedium.com

COVID-19 Vaccine Impregnates Woman

Amy Culberg

COVID-19 Vaccine Impregnates Woman
Take that, baby Jesusmedium.com

All Arts are One Art

Gavin Sher

All Arts are One Art
Mastery and the Ineffable Magic of Self-Expressionmedium.com

Raindrops

Victoria Ponte

Raindrops
Poetrymedium.com

Marry My Daughter?

Harry Hogg

Marry My Daughter?
Make me a promisemedium.com

Why Do We Read?

Misbah Ul Haq Syed

Why Do We Read?
This is my take on reading — Episode 14medium.com

To Have and Have Not

Margherita Gilley

To Have and Have Not
Who’s the girl with the best of the best?medium.com

The EpilogueCourtenay 

Courtenay S. Gray

The Epilogue
A poemmedium.com

Turning back Time

julian Harcourt

Turning back Time
Or is it onward and upward?medium.com

Does Choosing Peripheral Awareness of the Horrible Things in the World Make You Selfish?

Kris Downey

Does Choosing Peripheral Awareness of the Horrible Things in the World Make You Selfish?
Does how you feel matter?medium.com

Medium’s Coffee Club-Those Earning Just Enough to Buy a Cup

Carole Olsen

Medium’s Coffee Club-Those Earning Just Enough to Buy a Cup
Let’s unite and become each other’s readers.medium.com

Challenging the Divine — Does Qur’anic Verse 4:34 Deliver a Free Pass for Muslim Men to Beat Their…

Barbara Castleton, M.A.

Challenging the Divine — Does Qur’anic Verse 4:34 Deliver a Free Pass for Muslim Men to Beat Their…
Genesis 3:16 of the Bible and the Torah provides an inkling of the place held by women in two of the three Abrahamic…medium.com

Covid/Vaccine Fatigue?

Ms Fischer

Covid/Vaccine Fatigue?
Why do many people skip the second dose?medium.com

5 Little Questions for Big Relationship Transformation

Riri Rites

6 Little Questions for Big Relationship Transformation
How to assess the needs of any relationshipmedium.com

The Further Adventures of Colombe

Elisabeth Khan

The Further Adventures of Colombe
Part 1: An author meets a descendant of her fictional charactermedium.com

Let’s Call The Jan 6th Traitors and Fascists What They Are

Terry Trueman

Let’s Call The Jan 6th Traitors and Fascists What They Are
As the arrests mount up, we need to shame these assholesmedium.com

Productivity Is Useless if You Don’t Direct It Towards Important Goals

Markus Skårnes

Productivity Is Useless if You Don’t Direct It Towards Important Goals
What’s the point of moving fast if you’re going in the wrong direction?medium.com

Beltane — the Sexiest Holiday Known to Mankind

Ophelia LaRue

Beltane – the Sexiest Holiday Known to Mankind
Beltane is May 1st…How to Celebrate Like a Paganmedium.com

How I Accepted my Mother and Created a Special Relationship

Verbieann Hardy

How I Accepted my Mother and Created a Special Relationship
Love does not wear a uniformmedium.com

And That Was When I Knew I Was a Writer

George Blue Kelly

And That Was When I Knew I Was a Writer
When are you what you say you do?medium.com

Number of Books

Patrick M. Ohana

Number of Books
A literate tankamedium.com

5 Lessons I Learned from Frodo Baggins by Writing 55 Stories in April 2021

Aldric Chen

5 Lessons I Learned from Frodo Baggins by Writing 55 Stories in April 2021
You can steal my learning lessonsmedium.com

Reading Can Make You a Good Communicator

Cherif A. Teimi, Ph. D.

Reading Can Make You a Good Communicator
How reading is extremely essential to boost your communicative abilities?medium.com

Illumination Is Saviour for aspiring writers.

Sahil Patel

Illumination Is Saviour for aspiring writers.
A big and happy house mixed with aspiring and accomplished writers.medium.com

The Last Midnight Call

Anthony Jackson

The Last Midnight Call
Your own Domino effect.medium.com

Anyone Can Be a Writer, So Stress Less

Jordan Mendiola

Anyone Can Be a Writer, So Stress Less
And you don’t need any credentials or prior experience to have a say.medium.com

Invitation to Tea

Amy Pierovich, Ed.D.

Invitation to Tea
Interrogation by the State Security Police in Dalian, Chinamedium.com

The Worst Prison

Feather🕊tales

The Worst Prison
Shame will eat men alive until their insides unravel upon shriveled skinmedium.com

The masked warriors

Sapna M

The masked warriors
A tribute to all the healthcare heroes worldwide.medium.com

A Message From a Stranger

Hannah M. Moore

A Message From a Stranger
A Short Storymedium.com

An Indian Boy of 16 Years is Earning $3k a Month

Sharique Kamal

An Indian Boy of 16 Years is Earning $3k a Month
Know, how a 16 year old boy from India is making $3k per month from his online startup which he began just few years…medium.com

Day Tripping: April 30

Stuart Englander

Day Tripping: April 30
Big day for firstsmedium.com

My Songwriting Process

David Andrew Wiebe

My Songwriting Process
How I’ve approached songwriting through the yearsmedium.com

Are You ‘Enough’?

Maria Rattray

Are You ‘Enough’?
You may be enough and a whole lot more, if…medium.com

Time vs. Mind

Anish Girdhar

Time vs. Mind
A poem about the conflicts between the two.medium.com

Relationships: Possessive is Acceptable Abusive is Not

Sumera Rizwan

Relationships: Possessive is Acceptable Abusive is Not
The line between them is fine yet visiblemedium.com

Deserted

Subashini Nachimuthu

Deserted
A deserted road opens up its heartmedium.com

Kitten Infestation

Shawn Ingram

Kitten Infestation
Flash Fiction Challenge 100 — Day 42medium.com

There’s Absolutely No Such Thing As An Alpha Male Wolf to Emulate

Alexis Behrend

There’s Absolutely No Such Thing As An Alpha Male Wolf to Emulate
Successful Leaders Share and Cuddlemedium.com

One Inspiring Consideration After Working At The Lost And Found Office

Lucia Landini

One Inspiring Consideration After Working At The Lost And Found Office
Our objects are part of usmedium.com

Welcome to My Email Marketing Hub

Jeff Herring

Welcome to My Email Marketing Hub
Leading edge strategies for profitable email marketing…medium.com

Some Things Are Better Than Advertised

Brian Dickens Barrabee

Some Things Are Better Than Advertised
There are times in life when you have to see for yourself if a product recommended is everything proclaimed!medium.com

Nyra meets her Mr. Left.

Deepak Sethi

Nyra meets her Mr. Left.
The remaining work was done by cupid.medium.com

Rules and Ethics Typically Applicable to Mass Media Don’t Necessarily Spread Over to Social Media

Adam Tabriz, MD

Rules and Ethics Typically Applicable to Mass Media Don’t Necessarily Spread Over to Social Media
The answer to Social Media Misconception rests within the Semanticsmedium.com

How To Think With Your Heart and Let Nature’s Beauty Be Your Guide

Remy Awika

How To Think With Your Heart and Let Nature’s Beauty Be Your Guide
The heart is the gateway to lifemedium.com

Feeling Overwhelmed? Embrace Success With the Power of No

Ada LLoyd

Feeling Overwhelmed? Embrace Success With the Power of No
Why do you say yes when you know you should say no?medium.com

J U S T

G.R. MELVIN

J U S T
For now, awhile, I won’t let you pull me from the wreckagemedium.com

5 Simple Sustainability Saves

Veronika Kaufmann

5 Simple Sustainability Saves
Nobody can do everything but everyone can do something.medium.com

Wrap Up Week 2–100 Days Writing

Misbah Ul Haq Syed

Wrap Up Week 2 — 100 Days Writing
Collection of stories and lessons learned from the second week in the writing challenge — Episode 15medium.com

Being The Animal

Hugo Bertrand

Being The Animal
Imagine for one second you could be an animal. Which one would it be?medium.com

Smoke and Mirrors

John K Adams

Smoke and Mirrors
What would you give up?medium.com

The power of Music

Srimathi Ashok

The power of Music
“ Music is a moral law. It gives a soul to the Universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination, a charm to…medium.com

I Will Rise

Ivette Cruz

I Will Rise
As a big old treemedium.com

The Confessional Awaits You

Karen Madej

The Confessional Awaits You
Bring forth your deepest, darkest fears or unlikeliest dreams and share them with the world; no need to give your name.medium.com

How to Maintain Lust in Your Relationship

Dr Sachin pandit

How to Maintain Lust in Your Relationship
Keeping desire alive is a fundamental part of a relationship.medium.com

Your Vision For The Future Means Trusting The Path Of Change

Gregory Reece-Smith

Your Vision For The Future Means Trusting The Path Of Change
It is not selfish to take care of yourself, rather it is essentialmedium.com

Black Men Should Be Fierce Feminists

Brian M. Williams, JD

Black Men Should Be Fierce Feminists
…and not just because we owe it to Black womenmedium.com

Humility and flat-pack furniture

Frank Ó’hÁinle

Humility and flat-pack furniture
If you want to stay humble, build a Garden Bench yourselfmedium.com

10 Signs You’re Hanging Out With a Narcissist

Charlie Lukas

10 Signs You’re Hanging Out With a Narcissist
And what to do about it.medium.com

Police, Racism, and the Conversation we’re not allowed to have

Jake Meiss

Police, Racism, and the Conversation we’re not allowed to have
What is currently going on when it comes to the topic of police and racism is nothing short of mass delusion. And I…medium.com

The Pandemic and Social Media: An Affair Under Scrutiny

Rahul Anand

The Pandemic and Social Media: An Affair Under Scrutiny
The anxiety took over us, and we gave in.medium.com

Give Ourselves Applauses — We Put Our Efforts Into Writing and Other Things for 1/3 of 2021

Kaori Mitsui

Give Ourselves Applauses — We Put Our Efforts Into Writing and Other Things for 1/3 of 2021
medium.com

Create, Repurpose, Profit with Smart Content Income

Jeff Herring

Create, Repurpose, Profit with Smart Content Income
Simple, repeatable, profitable stepsmedium.com

Let Go of the Things That Do Not Serve You

Westbrook Ocampo

Let Go of the Things That Do Not Serve You
5 questions to ask yourself to determine if something is worthy of your mindspace.medium.com

Listening To The News

Floyd Mori

Listening To The News
There is racism involved regularlymedium.com

To Smart or Not To Smart?

Konstantinos Voulgaridis

To Smart or Not To Smart?
As a tech guy I often get asked the question about technology transitions. From devices and wearables to more complex…medium.com

The Void Within Me

Priyanshi Luthra

The Void Within Me
A poem on how a missed opportunity can create a void in one’s lifemedium.com

This Is a Piece on Habits

Nkeonye Judith Izuka

This Is a Piece on Habits
“And once you understand that habits can change, you have the freedom and the responsibility to remake them.” -Charles…medium.com

The Broken Workplace

Marty de Jonge

The Broken Workplace
A rant on the state of work and the uncovering of the lies our lives are built uponmedium.com

Strings and Taters

Melanie J.

Strings and Taters
Poetry Prompt: Potato Shapemedium.com

One Last Dance

Anthony Jackson

One Last Dance
A love poemmedium.com

I have an essay brewing in my INTP split screens that will remove the stigmatizing “isms” (which we…

Marcus

I have an essay brewing in my INTP split screens that will remove the stigmatizing “isms” (which…
When I use the term spiritual, I use it in a manner that transcends the binary of theism versus atheism. One can act…medium.com

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