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In the pages below we detail the services offered by the Group as follow:
Book Reviews
Poem Reviews
Motivational Strips Academy of Literary Excellence and Wisdom
Monthly Awards
Motivational Strips Awards & Recognition Committee
Administrators and Academic Board
Articles on Writing, Self Publishing, and Marketing.
Videos on Formatting and Publishing
Recommended Reading: HOW TO WRITE FOR SUCCESS by BRENDA MOHAMMED [Founder]
The book is available worldwide on Amazon worldwide at this link. CLICK HERE



HOW TO WRITE FOR SUCCESS is an affiliate group of MOTIVATIONAL STRIPS, a Forum with 8000 plus writers from 105 countries. Both groups have the same mission – Writers Empowerment. Motivational Strips has writers from 105 countries with 83 percent of the writers active. This is a research centre for you to share your thoughts as well as to learn. At How to Write for Success we value integrity in Literature and look forward to your quality writings. The aim of our Founder, Mrs. Brenda Mohammed is to unify and safeguard Global Literature.


HOW TO WRITE FOR SUCCESS We have a Dynamic Team at HOW TO WRITE FOR SUCCESS. Learn about them below. POEMS FOR SUICIDE PREVENTION This is a subgroup of HOW TO WRITE FOR SUCCESS. It has been opened to collect suitable poems for Part 2 of A SPARK OF HOPE: A TREASURY OF POEMS FOR SAVING LIVES. HOW TO WRITE FOR SUCCESS LIBRARY This group is a new addition and has been opened strictly for Book Promotions for member authors.

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Each month four books written by Authors are chosen at random by the Founder to be reviewed. The review is posted to the wall and is accompanied by a Certificate of Appreciation signed by Founders of both Motivational Strips and How to Write for Success.

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Motivational Strips Academy of Literary Excellence and Wisdom

Full details of the Academy are attached.

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The Founder of How to Write for Success is a member of Motivational Strips Awards and Recognition Committee. Every month the Founder will choose four active and talented members in the group. One Bronze for good members. One silver for excellent member. One gold for outstanding. One Platinum for genius and high credentials in bio. Recommendations will be made to the FOUNDER of Motivational Strips. The awards will be granted after mutual agreement between Founders of Motivational Strips and HTWFS. See below for details of the Motivational Strips Awards and Recognition Committee.


This poster gives the names of members on the Motivational Strips Award and Recognition Committee.

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Here is a list of names, services, and contact links for your information. You can contact the relevant persons for more information, fees, etc.

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Group's LOGO

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A spark of Hope: A Treasury of Poems for Saving Lives was the first project undertaken by the HOW TO WRITE FOR SUCCESS GROUP in February 2019.

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Farhana Sait


Farhana Sait is a poet from India. She is a graduate in Accounts and Commerce and holds a Diploma in Computer Applications. She is a Computer Science Teacher. She holds a Global Literature Guardian Award from the Founder of Motivational Strips and Associates..

Mala Naidoo


Mala Naidoo is an Australian author who writes psychological thrillers within evocative settings. She was born in South Africa, worked as an English teacher in secular and non-secular institutions and is a University Advisor to pre-service teachers. Writing was a long-held passion with inspiration drawn from many years of teaching literature and motivating students to achieve their creative potential. She enjoys travelling which is the catalyst for her real and fictional settings in her books. Mala is a member of the English Teachers’ Association, NSW, and Alliance of Independent Authors. Mala manages her author website, blog and newsletter at as ’Mala Naidoo’s Book World.’ She is the author of: ‘Across Time and Space’ ’Vindication Across Time’ ’Souls of Her Daughters’ ’Chosen Lives’ ’The Rain - A Collection of Short Stories

Vandita Dharni


Dr. Vandita Dharni hails from an eminent family of educationalists, She secured a position of merit from the Allahabad University in Post Graduation in English. Thereafter, she obtained a doctorate degree. She has submitted articles, poems and short stories that have been published in journals like Criterion, Ruminations, GNOSIS, HellBound Publishing House and International magazines like Immagine and Poessia, Synchronised Chaos, Guido Gozzano. and Primer Antologia De Poetas Del Proyecto De Unamos Al Mundo Con La Poesia- Mexico. Her poem, The Endangered Tiger was given an honourable mention in the Guido Gozzano. Her first anthology, Quintessential Outpourings was published in 2016.Her second, The Oyster of Love has been published recently. Her poems were read on the John Kavanagh show. She has edited anthologies for Poetry World and an anthology entitled Petals Of Peace. She has also reviewed several poems on poetry sites like Poetry Review on Facebook. She has been honoured with _the Poetic Galaxy Award 2018 by the Literati Cosmos Society for her notable contribution to Poetry and the Double Cross Award for her outstanding contributions in the book on Complexion Based Discriminations. They were conferred upon by the Literati Cosmos Society of India

Florabelle Lutchman


Mrs. Florabelle Lutchman is a retired Principal of a Primary School in Trinidad where she was born and raised by educated parents. She continued teaching examination classes at a Private Primary School after her retirement. She is in an icon of Education and has written numerous religious papers, poems and eulogies of her deceased loved ones. In 1999 she was awarded the prestigious prize of Principal of the Year. She was selected from 72 Presbyterian Primary Schools' Principals. In 2002 she also received an award from the San Fernando City Council for her outstanding contribution to education. She is interested in people as a whole and has completed a course of Religious Studies at St. Andrew's Theological College. She loves life and her family and has a great sense of humour. She is the Church's Executive Secreatary and preaches at her church when scheduled by the resident Minister.

Bindi Sharma


Vindhya Sharma, also known as Bindi Sharma is an Indian national scholarship holder. She is a graduate in Indian culture and Fine Arts. She also studied Political Science for two years in Panjab University in Chandigarh. After that, she did social work as state social organiser at Shimla. She loves to write poetry and has published several poems. In January 2019, Bindi received a Certificate of Honour in the Gold category from Motivational Strips for showing outstanding qualities in Global Literary Excellence.

Sania Zakir


An ambitious and hard working individual, often recognised for her commitment and ability by many. The former budding Poet and Artist and the founder of the writing group “Rhythms”. Miss Sania is an MBA Graduate from London, United Kingdom, currently pursuing a degree in Medicine from Lancashire, United Kingdom. She has written many poetry’s for various groups and has done several poetry recitations too. Miss Sania is set to publish her two books soon. Moreover, young Sania has recently won an Award of “Honoured Poets of PAKISTAN” by (LLSF) an International literary and Art society recognised by the Government of Republic of Seychelles and is a “Silver” categorised member in Motivational Strips showing excellent qualities in global literary excellence and contributions.

Mirii Miryam


Mirii was born in Romania and lives in Italy. After earning her High School diploma she started studies at Privat University . She is in her third year of Medical school. She is fluent in Romanian, English, and Italian.

Shanita Vichare


Shanita Vichare is also known as Aneeta Chitale. Aneeta has made her foray in the writing world, by penning her novel on the international relations between India and Maldives. The Year 2008-9 to 14 is captured on this canvas. The novel revolves around the mesmerising turquoise green waters, adventure, and political crisis. The novel is globally published now. Aneeta has been travelling since she was two years old as her father was in the Indian Army. The challenges of her early life have given her many opportunities, to grow and shine as she paved her way into her adult life. As a kid she has changed ten schools, lead a total nomads life. She started writing poems since she was ten. Many of her poems are published in International Journals. Nature has always fascinated her. She pursues an eclectic style in her penmanship. After graduating from Pune University, she made her career as an educator. She has worked in India and overseas. She loves working with children. She has recently published her debut novel “Sojourn To Maldives.,” She has worked in Maldives, Dubai, and UK.

Academic Board

Shiju H. Pallithazheth

Founder - Motivational Strips

Author Shiju H Pallithazheth is the Founder of ‘Motivational Strips’ and the holder of many accolades.. Today Motivational Strips founded by him has a daily viewership of 140000 plus people daily in Facebook . He ıs also the Chief Advisor in World Natıons Wrıters' Unıon Kazakhstan on World Literature and Chancellor of MSALEW. He was recently appointed as World Ambassador at Union Hispanomundial de Escritores. Shiju is a person who takes selfless time in coaching worldwide writers to be greater writers to write the greatest books to read. He believes that good books and not good book stores matters more. Thus it always comes to writing first and later books. He follows his mission to spread love and unity among writers so that global literature touches the pinnacle of its glory. Known for his gifted wisdom, he holds a Bachelors Degree (Hons.) in English Literature and Masters in Business Administration. He has written hundreds of articles/quotes and poems covering all genres. He has an unique form of writing which has a global voice and can be easily comprehended by any readers from the world. Though an Indian by birth, he spent most of his life in Sultanate of Oman where his parents worked. He is presently employed in Oman from where he writes his thoughts to the world of readers and writers. In December 2018 he was awarded the World Laureate in Literature 2018 by World Nations Writers Union.

Brenda Mohammed

Founder- How to Write for Success and Poems for Suicide Prevention

"Trinidadian Brenda Mohammed is a renowned, multi-genre, award-winning author, and poet who has written twenty-four books to date. The former Bank Manager holds a Diploma in Banking from the Institute of Bankers in London. Brenda also obtained a Diploma in Life Underwriting from the American College, USA and qualified for the Million Dollar Round Table, the Premier Association for Financial Professionals, six times in a row. Brenda's writing career sparked after her near-death experience with Cancer and her recovery. She wrote the book, I AM CANCER FREE which became a best seller. That gave her the encouragement to continue writing. Some of her books won multiple awards as follows. 1. I am Cancer Free - Readers Favorite award in category Health and Fitness 2018 2. Zeeka Chronicles, Readers Favorite Award in category young adult thriller.2018 3 August 2019 - Stories People Love was a winner of two gold medals in Connections EMagazine Readers' Choice Awards. First place in Romance Category. And first place in all genres. 4. In the same contest How to Write for Success won a gold medal in the category Non- Fiction. 5. My Life as a Banker - 2nd place Bio/memoirs in SIBA Awards. Several of her books and even an Audiobook are bestsellers. Brenda is Founder of Facebook Group How to Write for Success. Her work in Literature for Suicide Prevention is recognized worldwide. She was the driving force in the production of A SPARK OF HOPE: A Treasury of Poems for Saving Lives. The book topped the charts on Amazon and made Best Seller No.1 within the space of two days. HONOURS: Appointed Vice-Chancellor of Motivational Strips Academy of Literary Excellence and Wisdom by the Founder Shiju H Pallithazheth on 5th November 2018. In October 2018 Appointed as Honorary Member of the World Higher Literary Academic Council of WORLD NATIONS WRITERS' UNION of Kazakhstan. On 29th December 2018, awarded the World Laureate in Literature by World Nations Writers Union. On 30th December 2018, received a Global Literature Guardian Award from Founder of Motivational Strips and Associates, World Nations Writers' Union, and Union Hispanomundial de Escritores. On 31st December received Certificate of Honour for serving as juror in an International Poetry Contest sponsored by World Nations Writers Union. In August 2019 received a Diploma and World Poetic Star Award from World Nations Writers Union. Appointed June 2019 National President of the Union of Writers, Union Hispaniomundial de Escritos for Trinidad and Tobago." Her books are available on all Amazon stores worldwide at


Voices from Trinidad to Australia by Mala Naidoo

An Interview with Brenda Mohammed - Founder of How To Write For Success

Interview with Founder of Motivational Strips

Brenda Mohammed, Founder of How to Write For Success interviews Shiju H. Pallithazheth, Founder of Motivational Strips.

RRR Tales from the Pages interviews Founders of Motivational Strips and How To Write for Success

Red River Radio Tales from the Pages Welcomes Shiju H. Pallithazheth and Brenda Mohammed


Video results of Readers choice Awards 2019


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