My funniest experience on Thanksgiving was the year the cat and dog conspired to destroy the uncooked turkey before we had a chance to put it in the oven. We ended up having lasagna for dinner that year and started a...
Other than satisfying my love to write, my ultimate goal is to polish my writing skills to the point being able to produce a novel that will do relatively well. So, what is your ultimate goal for writing at HubPages?...
On rare occasions, I fancy getting an email from a sitcom asking me if they could use some of my material or better yet, a job offer. Do you every daydream of getting "noticed?" And if so, by who? (no need to tell me...
I have found that Dean Koontz and Terry Brooks have been very influential in both my writing style and my love of writing. After I read one of their books, I find myself more energized to get back to writing. What...
Mine was Karana from "Island of the Blue Dolphins" because she managed to stay alive all alone for 18 years on an island after her people were taken away and her brother was killed by wild dogs. And to top it off, it...
Inspired by RealHousewife and her awesome t-shirts, I was considering getting business cards made that list my HubPages profile address on them to hand out to potential, local clients. Have you have much success using...
From the comments I've been getting on my Weird Items At Walmart - China Edition, I was wondering if anyone has tried some unusual foods? I've had alligator, horse, crayfish, and rabbit. Not that strange, but not...
Is self-publishing a disadvantage when it comes to soliciting a publishing house?
Now that summer is pretty much here, what are your favorite topics to write about while the sun shines and the summer breeze brings the sounds of tweeting birds, the delicate scent of blossoming flowers and fresh cut...
I find that I spend at least 3 to 4 hours reading and researching a topic before I even start to write my hub. Maybe that's why I average one hub a week. :) Do you have any hints or tips for speeding up the process?
I'm finding it painfully difficult to get to hub #30 and I was wondering for those of you that have gotten to hub #50 or #100, if writing hubs becomes easier or it hasn't changed much? Thank you for your input. :o)
I've been looking into local writer's groups and I haven't taken the plunge yet. Do you participate in local writer's groups? And if you do, do you find them helpful with constructive feedback and encouragement?
Do you celebrate Earth Day? And if so, what activities do you participate in?
If you spend the time to read a hub and leave a comment, does it bother you if the author acknowledges all the other comments but yours? And do you just forgive the oversight and continue to follow them?
I was wondering if I can submit some of the pieces I have posted here to other sites. Is that allowable?