I am hosting another cash giveaway and this time it’s for everyone

I love hosting cash giveaways to give back to my followers. Especially those that provide ongoing support. Those that share my content, leave encouraging comments and create high-quality content for us all to read and enjoy.

Last time, I did a $500 giveaway. This time, it’s less but I am…

It was heaven and hell

I grew up in one of the most racist towns in England, it was heaven and hell. Navigating my way from the bus stop to my family house after school was a challenging game of chess, avoiding the racist groups of white boys and finding ways not to get eggs…

The words of a confused and self-loathing black woman

We all have freedom of choice and deciding who you want to date or marry is entirely up to the individual. However, ruling out the possibility of dating someone in your own community based on hatred is a despicable act of self-loathing and insecurity.

In high school, I had a…

A few reasons why some black people refuse to go vegan

Why Black People Avoid Going Vegan

When you think of the word “vegan,” what comes to your mind?

A wild guess would probably be a mental picture of an upper-middle-class, white hipster sipping a soy-latte or maybe a wealthy, tanned, super skinny, yoga-obsessed white woman.

For many years, veganism has…

He is authentic and entertaining

Image: Jack Massey YouTube

Young people are making millions online, especially on YouTube. Jack Massey Welsh is one of the most popular UK-based YouTubers.

According to Social Blade estimates he makes more than $14k per month from one of his many YouTube channels.

Altogether, Jack he has eight active YouTube…

It’s a great incentive and more writers benefit from it

I am waiting for the day that Medium brings back the bonus system. It just makes more sense to me.

I received three bonuses, I think they were well deserved.

I produced more than 300 articles in three months, I think $1500 worth of bonuses is the least they should…

Take it slow

We all have fears. Some of these fears are irrational, while others come from real-life experiences. The thing is, we often let these fears hold us back from achieving our goals.

If you want to achieve your goals, then you need to learn how to overcome your fears. In this…

It’s not the one article per week, it really isn’t

Since starting my 400 shortform article challenge, I receive comments like:

“don’t publish that much, it’s too much. I publish once a week and earn $5000 per month.”

The truth is, if you publish once a week and earn $5000 per month, you probably have a list of previously published…

Don’t complain, just write

If you are a newbie here on Medium, count yourself lucky. Medium is pushing self-published, fresh content more than ever at the moment.

People often complain about tumbling views and lower earnings however, as a newbie, you are in the perfect position for rapid growth.

Don’t complain, just write.


Let’s make the content fly!

Image from Canva

Thousands of women in Ghana need help. Since moving here in 2016, I have been fortunate enough to meet hundreds of women from different parts of the country.

Sadly, some of these women are in desperate need. …

Edina Abena Jackson

Entrepreneurship +Lifestyle Writer Founder Pink Intrigue + Freshlight Media. I give away my earnings to change lives in Ghana

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