Mar 07

The winners of the "Words that changed your life"

The results of the contest “the Words that changed your life.”

It is unlikely that you will be surprised if we say that it was really hard to choose three stories from 57. All you authors, very different, with unique experience and approach to the text. Compare strange. But we still did it, based on few objective criteria – adherence to the requirements, logic, thought, language, and subjective experience.
Why they will tell you at the webinar on March 9 (link to webinknow room will be posted in this group).

But many authors take a reader and without following such rules. So if you do not win in this contest, you just have not won in this competition, not more. Your main win – especially over a ahead!

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Feb 22

The history of the contest participants "Words that changed your life"

From 8 to 28 February at the School of the authors of gloss passes competition "the Words that changed your life."

Their stories the participants can put in one of the social networks — Facebook, Vkontakte, Instagram. In this post we decided to gather all the stories together to make them easier to read.

Post will be updated every few days. So if you've published your story, but haven't seen it on this page, please wait a couple of days.

Conditions of the competition here. You can ask questions in the comments to this post or by mail [email protected]


  1. The contest has been extended to 2nd March inclusive.
  2. The spelling and punctuation of the authors saved.
  3. The presence of photos in a post does not affect the selection of the winner.

Anastasia vedysheva, coffeemolka_nancy
(16 Feb)

Read the parable. "Are you going to learn to play the piano? At your age? Do you know how many years you will be, when will you learn?"
"I will be the same if I don't learn." You know, there are times when you'd like clever else, and live, somehow. It looks all quite well, and you continue to understand yourself off from itself small pieces, meticulously consider and pass a verdict of "Not fit!". And then, as usual, crying from their own worthlessness.
The decision of going to the psychologist I have cherished for a very long time. For a few years. I read books, watched the movie "the Secret", I said affirmations, but to cope with the endless soul-searching and the tendency to blame yourself and failed. And now, with this desire to be all comfortable!
In General, I decided that so what I'm ever in any case. Need to ensure that by this time my mental state was better than now?
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Feb 09

Words that change lives

Our life consists of words. Every day we talk, read books, hear the news. Words have powerful magic. They are able to comfort, to cheer up, to make trouble or to give happiness. Words can change everything.

Certainly in your life it can happen that words take its toll. What were they like? Maybe it was the article in the magazine, after which you made an important decision. Or phrase from the book, saragusa inspiration. Or someone's story that made me believe in myself and you.

Write about words that changed your life, and get a chance for free training “Write for a women's gloss”!

From 8 to 28 February at the School of the authors of the gloss is a creative competition "the Words that changed my life." Continue reading

Oct 15

The results of creative competition "the Happy pig"

All entries published on the School website authors gloss and read several times, it's time to sum up the results and announce the winners.

A few weeks ago we asked you to recall previously read glossy articles and choose among them the most favorite, most unusual, the funniest or the one that somehow influenced your life. Announcing the competition, we assumed that among our readers there are those who want to share their story and decides to write an essay. But to be honest, we did not expect such warm and touching stories. Thank you for the sincerity and courage. Continue reading

Oct 13

Slow life. Life without the fuss

Cora, the participant of creative competition

A new trend for city dwellers, not so long ago began to be discussed in a fashion blog buro24/ Former editor of Cosmopolitan Kazakhstan and popular author Maya Akisheva shared his view on the Slow life movement. It started to gain momentum with a powerful force, creating whole communities in the world.

The essence of the movement is to begin to live a slow and conscious life. Stop in a hurry. I decided to reflect on what is happening in my life, and to briefly share with you. Continue reading