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  • Sad lines are found in novels, poetry and especially music. What's the saddest line YOU'VE ever heard? Or wrote? Join the "sad line challenge" and see if you can write a line that can make me cry!

    Sad Lines

    Sad Lines

    by Lisa Tippette2

  • It's real easy to cross the line from being a helper to an enabler. Let's walk through how that can transpire and what to do if it does.

    Helping Versus Harming, the Reality

    Helping Versus Harming, the Reality

    by Brian Newhook0

  • I am a mother of two,A writer,A critic,A speaker of inequality in our Society and Political Observer.Reading and Writing is my Passion.I cannot bear social injustice anywhere in the world.

    A Writer is Examiner of Society

    A Writer is Examiner of Society

    by Nikki Khan23

  • Authors, you might think you are in control of your writing. In your mind, you control where the story leads and what words are formed to create the world for your reader. But the truth is that most of the time you are not. Okay, you never are. You...

    7 Warning Signs Your Muse is in Control

    7 Warning Signs Your Muse is in Control

    by Rebecca Graf2

  • What is it about an attractive or intriguing woman that turns an ordinary man into a creative whirlwind? What magical process enables him to invent, to sculpt, to paint, to write or to compose a masterpiece out of thin air simply by concentrating on...

    Why Men Love a Muse

    Why Men Love a Muse

    by Winsome75

  • In my office without windows, I sent a weekly email to my coworkers describing the lovely view I had that day out my "window".

    My Beautiful Imaginary View

    My Beautiful Imaginary View

    by Diana Majors4

  • See your mind's eye to a new identity. Find yourself away from the rat race built of your own accord, but easy to leave and start over again. Take the steps, see were you end up, let me know.

    How to Run Away and Never Be Found!

    How to Run Away and Never Be Found!

    by Katie Seagal0

  • Can raking leaves be a beneficial task beyond just the fact the leaves are off the ground?

    Raking Leaves in Autumn

    Raking Leaves in Autumn

    by Matthew Adams0

  • Now that the leaves of fall are gone in Vermont it's now a new season, stick season.

    Vermont's Stick Season

    Vermont's Stick Season

    by Linda L Paquette0

  • Emptying your soul into the layers of papers with the sorcery of words beautifully painted over them is necessary in keeping one sane in such a mad world.

    Books Are Portals to Other Dimensions

    Books Are Portals to Other Dimensions

    by thepearlywords0

  • Everyone is entitled to exercise their right to freedom of expression. Freedom, however, should still be exercised responsibly and not at the expense of others' personal beliefs and convictions.

    Art for Art's Sake or Shock for Shock's Sake?

    Art for Art's Sake or Shock for Shock's Sake?

    by Alexis Martinez0

  • Several movies are out, or have been and will be, on historical subjects. They are still available in words, too.

    Re-living the Past

    Re-living the Past

    by Carl Richardson0

  • In every life there is some one or some people who are living, breathing mysteries. You understand some. And some you don't. I am talking about a family who are STILL a living, breathing mystery.

    Wondering About Finding out About a Mystery Family

    Wondering About Finding out About a Mystery Family

    by Kenneth Avery14

  • A first-person narrative about how I would love to go back into 1972, my graduation night, and confront the people who made my life miserable along with those who were like me.

    Me, Hunter, and My Amazing Inner-Truth Vehicle

    Me, Hunter, and My Amazing Inner-Truth Vehicle

    by Kenneth Avery16

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  • For many years, I was a man of the right. Recently, I switched to the left. This is an introduction to my story with the hopes that it will encourage many of you to make the transition.

    Left: A Coming-Out Story

    Left: A Coming-Out Story

    by Bibowen5

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  • Want to know if you’re a bibliophile? If yes, check the obvious signs I listed below and see if every sign applies to you.

    Are You A Book Drunkard?

    Are You A Book Drunkard?

    by Maria Megio0

  • Ever wanted to change the world? I know I always have, I've always wanted to 'make a difference' and change the world for the better. Maybe here I'll share a little on how you can change yours.

    A Bus Driver's World, and How to Change It!

    A Bus Driver's World, and How to Change It!

    by Lawrence Hebb17

  • The story of an unfinished life rings true of the struggle we face daily. It puts its finger upon the emotional tug-of-war I am engaged in.

    Our Unfinished Life Stories

    Our Unfinished Life Stories

    by Gicky Soriano0

  • Reading for pleasure and writing in a journal can have a positive impact on your health and well-being. Learn more about what researchers have discovered about reading and writing.

    The Health Benefits of Reading and Writing

    The Health Benefits of Reading and Writing

    by Sadie Holloway0

  • My Hobbies Life without a hobby is like food without the salt. It is a hobby which makes living interesting. It is a pursuit outside one’s regular work. A hobby gives one joy and pleasure; one does not get tired of it. It is a pastime, relaxation...

    My Hobbies and Interests

    My Hobbies and Interests

    by kukkumolu0

  • It's time to replace judgment with compassion, and start looking at each other with the same respect and love that our babies see in us. Let's look for the good together. It won't be hard to find.

    It Doesn’t Take Long to Look for the Best

    It Doesn’t Take Long to Look for the Best

    by Courtney Myers0

  • It's not always easy to accept the aging process. But there is a certain beauty that comes with wrinkles and grey hair. Middle age is not something to fear, rather it is when we become fearless.

    Thoughts from this Side of 50

    Thoughts from this Side of 50

    by Cheryl Sprague0

  • Have you ever wondered what would happen if a zombie outbreak happened? Will we be able to survive it or will the human race be pushed to extinction?

    Zombie Apocalypse Real Life Survival

    Zombie Apocalypse Real Life Survival

    by Sudhir0

  • These are just some of the little things that annoy us as humans. Can you relate to any of them?

    100 Pet Peeves

    100 Pet Peeves

    by Erin Bower14

  • The time comes in every writer's life when the question imposes itself about how much that activity is stealing from energy, effort, time, and other important factors of living a full life.

    Writing Online: Are You Really Up to It?

    Writing Online: Are You Really Up to It?

    by Vladimir Karas9

  • Life has a way of making you feel worthless at times. Most people are lucky enough to shack that feel off. The unluck onces of this have this slef hatetter that pills on to life's tough moments.

    The Hater Within

    The Hater Within

    by Sahra0

  • Supermarket shopping in modern times can be an extremely frustrating business. Do you ever find yourself mentally and physically drained after a simple visit to the supermarket? This page takes a tongue in cheek look at some of the issues we are likely to encounter on a daily basis at the supermarket.

    Supermarket Shopping: Every Day Problems, Hazards, and Frustrations

    Supermarket Shopping: Every Day Problems, Hazards, and Frustrations

    by Gordon Hamilton14

  • The simple fact that there are people around does not guarantee your safety. It's true that when we see a person in need, our first thought is to go help them. But we usually don't.

    Inside The Mind Of A Bystander

    Inside The Mind Of A Bystander

    by Rafael Baxa4

  • Humans also defend their beliefs and will argue till they win, or are proved wrong, or just walk away with the thought that it is not worth it. In the last case, nothing is solved

    Why Do Humans Argue and Why Are There Wars?

    Why Do Humans Argue and Why Are There Wars?

    by Phyllis Doyle Burns12

  • Water is a precious resource and we need to pay attention to it. In our daily lives we often take it for granted, especially in large cities where water is wasted and polluted without regard for

    Eat,Work, Sleep, Repeat...

    Eat,Work, Sleep, Repeat...

    by takasugi2

  • By opposites are we ruled all our lives - light and darkness, day and night, Yin and Yang, Murphy and Phurmy …

    Murphy and Phurmy

    Murphy and Phurmy

    by Ram Ramakrishnan1

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  • I grew up in the late 80's-90's. Perhaps that's why I miss so much about the 90's era. It was a more innocent time, with lots of wholesome TV shows and good music. Sometimes I wish we could go back!

    10 Things I Really Miss About the 90's

    10 Things I Really Miss About the 90's

    by Nicole Kiddie Granath6

  • Why do we insist in saying "Fish and Chips" rather than "Chips and Fish"? And why "in and out" in preference to "out and in"? Human conditioning is the key.

    Pass the Pepper and Salt, Please.

    Pass the Pepper and Salt, Please.

    by George Dimitriadis1

  • Fall colors of the tress in New England is quite the show of nature.

    Color of Fall

    Color of Fall

    by Linda L Paquette0

  • I am sharing my feelings for my mother. I did not seen my mother since my birth. I do not know where is she ? Alive or not. But through this article i Can tell my feelings for my mother.

    Motherly Love Is Incredible

    Motherly Love Is Incredible

    by Arjun Chaurasiya0

  • Moral excellence comes about as a result of habit. We become just by doing just acts, temperate by holding temperate acts, brave by doing brave acts.

    The Importance of a Moral Compass.

    The Importance of a Moral Compass.

    by ODEWOYE FRANCIS SUNDAY0

  • If you suffer from a water bottle addiction or obsession, you are not alone. Please join me as I try to beat my addiction and give you tips on overcoming your own water bottle obsession.

    Confessions of a Water Bottle Addict

    Confessions of a Water Bottle Addict

    by Jeannie InABottle22

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  • Be advised -- this is a true narrative about (a) certain talk between my good friend, Randy Pearce, and I, during a break in high school one morning. I have only the truth about that talk.

    Did Jimi and Janis Have to "Use" to Be Successful?

    Did Jimi and Janis Have to "Use" to Be Successful?

    by Kenneth Avery1

  • The gentle art of enjoying the present moment just as it is has become redundant. Today, everything lies ahead. Our search for happiness remains a search - a never ending search.

    Can You Happily Do Nothing

    Can You Happily Do Nothing

    by Tom Ware3

  • Being a parent not only changes one's perspective but also teaches one to be more sympathetic towards one's own parents. You will realize this when your child replicates you.

    Parents Are Not Resilient.

    Parents Are Not Resilient.

    by Montaque0

  • An account of my experience on a recent trip to Kauai. Having experienced Hawaii and other Islands before, and knowing what to expect still had me awestruck. I am thankful for this inspiring trip.

    Kauai - An Island Worth Loving

    Kauai - An Island Worth Loving

    by Rachana Anu Bhattacharya0

  • A novel. A blog. A script. A novella. A personal letter to someone. These are all great ways for you to start your journey, as our writer. Our writer? Every person wants to read your work - our-is-us.

    Ay, You're a Writer?

    Ay, You're a Writer?

    by Dreammore0

  • Who am I? I ask myself that a lot. I’m a young person trying to understand what it means to be an adult. When truly I figure it out, I hope to be healthy, happy and positive.

    Personal Strength

    Personal Strength

    by Alyson Boddy0

  • An article which is framing all the scenario of how it is to be in social media. With reference to the story of the writer of this article. Speaking out the truth of a common people in social media.

    My Reality Is Not What You See on Social Media!

    My Reality Is Not What You See on Social Media!

    by Anju Sharma4

  • Much of the time, people cannot seem to eloquently state logical advice, and instead reach in the bag of horrendous inspirational quotes. This adds nothing to the discussion. Let's explore examples.

    13 Inspirational Quotes and Why They Are Bullshit

    13 Inspirational Quotes and Why They Are Bullshit

    by Luke M. Simmons32

  •         The most inimitable place to be, besides in my husband’s arms, is Harrogate, Tennessee. The rolling hills, clean crisp air, and spaciousness all surpass the city life. The memories and joy I experience when I am there will always...

    Descriptive Essay Example: My Hometown Is Still in My Heart

    Descriptive Essay Example: My Hometown Is Still in My Heart

    by mrscb201059

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  • Stereotype and cliché imply that all are the same. That's fine if we're talking about auto parts, but when applied to humanity, the result is a dead society. Oneness is unique people working together.

    Being Unique: The Fight Against Clichéd Humanity

    Being Unique: The Fight Against Clichéd Humanity

    by Chris Mills11

  • This article highlights the importance of books in our academic and social lives.

    Why Do We Need Books?

    Why Do We Need Books?

    by Fawad ul Hassan6

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  • I describe how I purchased, painted, and installed my little free library which I use to swap books with neighborhood visitors.

    My Little Free Library

    My Little Free Library

    by Laura Smith4

  • There is a constructive side to denial which doesn't mean turning a blind eye on negative aspects of life - but rather focusing on the positive ones, which on quantum level produces positive outcomes.

    Beneficial Denying of Problems in Our Quantum Reality

    Beneficial Denying of Problems in Our Quantum Reality

    by Vladimir Karas1

  • If you are a dedicated internet junkie then you know as well as I do that for some reason some of the stupidest things attract so much attention. Even here on Hubpages it never ceases to amaze me when I see something that appears to be ridiculous...

    Why Stupid Sells

    Why Stupid Sells

    by Jesse James0

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  • My growing interest in wildlife and the garden is new and exciting. I'm observing all sorts of natural things since moving into the countryside.

    Day to day in the Fenland of England.

    Day to day in the Fenland of England.

    by colin powell2

  • When I was a kid Halloween meant trick or treating, lots of candy and good natured fun. Then the real "monsters" appeared and ruined it all.

    Halloween Used To Be Fun, Until It Wasn't

    Halloween Used To Be Fun, Until It Wasn't

    by Elizabeth Fairweather4

  • Norms of culture and characteristics of matter; mirror images?

    Cultural Conundrums

    Cultural Conundrums

    by Ram Ramakrishnan0

  • The cringe is just awful when you've just been witness to another lame and gut wrenching attempt of humor. But why do they subject themselves to such humiliation?

    Why and How People Try to Be Funny

    Why and How People Try to Be Funny

    by Brian Newhook2

  • The special flavors of fall are as fleeting as the season itself.

    Pumpkin Spice Me

    Pumpkin Spice Me

    by Kristine Sorchilla Moore0

  • After 15 years of being a devout Christian and having impenetrable faith, I share most of my life story of how I came to lack belief in God.

    Why I'm No Longer Religious

    Why I'm No Longer Religious

    by Sam47

  • Talking about rats and their destructive behaviour, when they are allowed to come in our house. I believe that we should be on guard all the time and try to find ways how to stop them, if we can.

    Rats Are Destructive Creatures

    Rats Are Destructive Creatures

    by F-Menchise0

  • To hear a vampire lament on his loneliness is to know the true meaning of nausea. How can a woman hear the perpetual whining of immortality and the simpering crap of their painful existence?

    A Quick Guide to Battling Vampires

    A Quick Guide to Battling Vampires

    by Christopher Peruzzi0

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  • My personal love of rock hounding is paralleled with spiritual lesson and application in this lesson. Rocks do truly cry out the praises of the One who made them.

    The Stones Cry Out

    The Stones Cry Out

    by Tamarajo8

  • This hub is all about the beauty of winter so if you are looking for ideas to make your winter season beautiful why not check out this hub. You will be glad you did.

    Winter's Limitless Beauty

    Winter's Limitless Beauty

    by Louise Barraco5

  • If you have ever watched "The Walking Dead" or just a classic zombie movie, you likely asked yourself "Would I make it?" Well, here are some things that you would need to consider before you decide.

    Can You Survive a Zombie Apocalypse?

    Can You Survive a Zombie Apocalypse?

    by A C Miller1

  • I promised myself I wouldn't do this anymore. However, I've found it necessary to remind everyone that amidst the scores of disagreeble people out there, there are truly good people.

    Finding Decent People

    Finding Decent People

    by Christopher Peruzzi0

  • Each and every person in this world is afraid of something. And one of the most common is the fear of failure. But to achieve success we need to overcome our fears and be confident in ourselves.

    The Psychology of Fear

    The Psychology of Fear

    by Sudhir2

  • If you have EVER drank booze, gotten yourself drunk and I mean Blurry Drunk, then expect a Monster Hang-Over in the morning. Believe me. You do not want it.

    Trying to Forget Those Monster Hang-Overs

    Trying to Forget Those Monster Hang-Overs

    by Kenneth Avery4