15 Medium-Related articles.

I’ve decided to compile a list of my Medium-related articles because I am simply bored and don’t publish consistently anymore!

None of them have been distributed — because Medium doesn’t like to distribute any writing about the platform — and the vast majority have been published in my favourite publication…


8 of my self-published articles.

I’m writing this short piece in the hope to be discovered by a big boy publication or even an Editorial and also so my best work doesn’t die.

The reason behind me self-publishing all the articles below is because I felt as if they did not fit into a publication…


Read whatever tickles your fancy!

I have been writing on Medium for two months now. After looking back at a handful of my first ever published stories, I can see how far I have come with my writing which is a wonderful feeling and a beautiful sight to see.

I decided to touch them up…


Here are the signs to look out for.

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You’ve heard of ‘ghosting’ when it comes to dating. Just to reiterate, ‘ghosting’ refers to abruptly cutting off contact with someone without giving that person any warning or explanation for doing so. Even when the person being ghosted reaches out to re-initiate contact or gain closure, they’re met with silence.


A story about a friend I knew in high school who has now been diagnosed as a narcissist.

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I left high school back in 2014. Even though it’s seven years ago, everything about the school is still fresh in my mind from the layout, to the teachers, to my fellow pupils and, my school uniform.

One of the most important and precious memories you retain from your time…


The Medium Writer’s Challenge is nothing but a fix.

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I’m going to cut straight to the chase here. …


Are you employees taking more time away from the desk than you because they smoke?

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Allow me to start by saying I’m a non-smoker. I’ve never smoked before and I don’t plan on starting. As a non-smoker, I realise I will never understand the cravings and stress of needing a cigarette. Alas, I’m writing this piece anyway.

I’ve joined a new organisation a few weeks…


One slight cough or sneeze and people are telling you to go and take a COVID-19 test, but will the accusations last forever?

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As I sit here typing on my phone, I’m currently in bed surrounded by dirty tissues, Vicks vapour rub, chesty cough syrup, Lockets, and water. Unfortunately for the second time this month, I’m not well at all.

I’ve caught a horrible cold from my colleague at work, despite us all…


5 tips on how to gain more followers.

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Thanks to Medium’s announcement a few months, the Partner Program has been shaken and stirred. Unfortunately, only those with 100 followers are eligible to sign-up for the Partner Program. …


My experience being unemployed in September 2021.

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If you had told me a few years ago that I would be unemployed for an entire week in this crushing economy, I would have laughed in your face and also been extremely worried at the same time. …

Shamar M

BSc Psychology. PG DIP HR Management. UK. based. Editor of Show Your City publication. Top Writer in Sports.

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