7 tips for reading more fiction
Do you ever get frustrated by those people who share massive stacks of books on their social media accounts and say this is the reading they’ve done THAT MONTH?! How do these people find so much time to read fiction? And wouldn’t you like to be able to find the time? Read on for some…
￼How to shoot birds: the ultimate guide to small bird photography
Photographing small birds is one of the most wonderful forms of nature photography. It can be tricky and require patience. However, it is a fantastic way to practice mindfulness in nature. I have been fortunate enough to tutor some great students in this skill. Here is my complete guide to small bird photography.
Lost your reading mojo?
But reading fiction remains one of the best methods for switching off from your troubles for a while. If you have lost your love of reading fiction, here are some simple tips for recovering that mojo.
Why bird photography is the best form of mindfulness
For me, this is the best time of year to take my camera out on birdwatching trips. The trees are still bare, which makes photography much easier as the wee creatures are more visible, and their activity easier to spot. But there’s more to it! I believe that birdwatching is the ultimate form of mindfulness…
10 tips for mindfulness and positivity
Finding peace in a distracted world can be difficult, especially in these turbulent times. It is important to bear in mind that mindfulness and mental health go hand in hand. When I have suffered periods of depression, all too often I have forgotten this key factor. And yet, mindfulness is a tool which can heal…
Welcome to AP Yates Writes
Thank you for stopping by. I’m Angela and this is my freelance writing business. I’m looking forward to building a blog to reflect my interests and experiences. If you’re interested in books, writing, nature, mindfulness and mental health, photography and how it can promote wellbeing, please stay tuned. If you’d like to know how I…