Our Inspiration as a Writer


Surprisingly I'm here. And really do not know how this article is going to end...or how it got started.

Time runs so quick! I can't believe I'm here writing about what really inspires me. I might say it's a great deal of luck and the love for the craft. My great grandfather became a famous writer and we just did inherit his joy for writing. Amazing how we can delve into deepest humanity and capture the best moments with our own inquisitive mind. Fortunately technology has been on our side. Probably our own great grand kids will relate to our ranting one day in the near future. Forgot to mention the date, today is:

July 25th, 2062

Computer! continue with our writing, we are going to take a nap....

Finally, we could say that we were close to being annihilated back in 2036. International Alliance for Humanity (IAH) did divert this 99942 Apophis that came close to us on April 13, 2036. While I'm resting The auto editor is just coming up with ideas that were supposed to be added on future articles.

What Really Inspires Me?

I think is the love for writing and the importance of being heard. Deep inside we pay homage to those progenitors that made their craft interesting. Is a little easier right now. Fragmented thoughts come together and can create articles like this one. A painter decides on the colors, shades and contrasting moods before presenting us with his final piece of art. I do write with a heart and the rest just follows. Way before, writers had to depend on inspiration and a certain brain. Today we take advantage of powerful tools that literally got embedded into our own embryo-genetic blastocyst. This depends on parents request though. Inspiration can come at any galactic minute and we would have to stop getting to know that latest IPad 4D Holographic , and go for it! Inspiration from the heart will certainly never die...

What I learned from My Great Grandad

My great grand 'Pop-pop' was Joseph De Cross. He did publish three books on poetry and another one on contemporary Math. His Book on relationships has been republished so many times. My grandfather Jeff, used to tell me how he began to be interested in writing as well, after his own dad. I guess it runs in the family and... genes do play a big role in the final alpha-genome. I was into ek-Books, since first grade. Ek-Books replaced e-Books in 2026.

Mom used to read to us with patience and care, and we did hear. My memory and personality added to my real meaning in life, put together this Author. My great grand dad, went through the same process back in 2012. He had a will and a strong desire to succeed. After catching up with the 'hubs' he wrote. I became interested in writing. Felt as though he was here to tell me the tale of his life.


Where Am I Heading..?

I am researching about parallel worlds and the meaning of us in this Universe. 19 billion of souls have a reason to be on earth, and we are running out of food and... this rampant evilness has not stopped at all.

Sooner or later we will have to emigrate from this God given place. Icebergs did melt consistently, and we had to rely on floating cities. My writing will focus on greener than greener content. Those module colonies on the moon did help us to understand our limitations. I would love to improve my style of writing, which takes time and patience.

So far, I have been writing from this Lunar housing called LIV , and I feel comfortable with it. Even though I'm taking a nap, I can keep writing with no problem at all.

A Message to Our Writing and Inspirational Forefathers...

You paved the way for us. And we have inherited your soul. Your life won't be forgotten and your legacy will be passed on. Thank you so much for the gift great grand dad! It was opened 50 years later and It was awesome! That piece of poetry was out of this world!


"I know you will be here, and I don't know your name

I want to congratulate the brain that was not created in vain

Shaking hands through the word

I know I am already proud to call you great grand son!"

How About...30 years...?

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Victoria Lynn 4 years ago from Arkansas, USA

Lord, this is awesome! It's neat to look ahead at the legacy we may leave. Ek-books? Very cool. I enjoyed this read! All the votes!

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billybuc 4 years ago from Olympia, WA

Beautiful work my friend; this was a joy to read and what a legacy that was handed down...and now it is yours.

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Curiad 4 years ago from Lake Charles, LA.

Awesome "Quantum Leap" through time my friend.

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Julie DeNeen 4 years ago from Clinton CT

Asking tough questions is so good for the soul! Nice work Lord! :)

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LaThing 4 years ago from From a World Within, USA

I agree with Billy, this was a joy, and I read it with tears!! Just imagine.... We won't be here and life will continue with our genes living on! Beautiful portrait of the future...... I guess I am being little sentimental!

Loved it, JD! Thanks..... Voting up and awesome :)

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carol7777 4 years ago from Arizona

Maybe we will get a peak after we are gone with what is going on. That would be cool like this hub is.

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Janine Huldie 4 years ago from New York, New York

Joseph this one was truly amazing and inspiring. I read it two times and still can't get enough. Have also voted and shared too!!

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Deborah Brooks 4 years ago from Brownsville,TX

Joseph this has to be the best thing you ever wrote. and You write excellent hubs.. I LOVE IT.. BRAVO.. Please write more on this line of thinking.. IT IS THE BEST!!!



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tammyswallow 4 years ago from North Carolina

Makes you wonder if our hubs will be around for our own future offspring will read when we are long gone. Very inspiring!

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mary615 4 years ago from Florida

The more I read your articles, the more convinced I am that writing surely is in your genes! I don't know where you get your inspiration! You must be very proud of your ancestors.

I voted this UP, and will share.

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Vincent Moore 4 years ago

What a wonderful hub to leave for future generations. I write with the intent of doing just that, poetry is the elixir of living, telling, sharing and through it's harmony with life I hope that some of my work will reach out to a few. Like your great grandfather did for you, it instilled a desire to write. You my Lord are dynamic and we learn from you. Getting a peak into our past once we are gone will be done by what we leave in our writings. Keep writing Lord as you inspire us all.

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marcoujor 4 years ago from Jeffersonville PA

Oh this legacy THANG, my dear LORD...

between Miss Sammie and you, what's a gal to do...? You are a beautiful man with so much intelligence, character and wisdom to leave to those who love you... this will mean the UNIVERSE to them one day...

Keep writing, what a gift you have. Hugs, Maria

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KDuBarry03 4 years ago

Absolutely amazing, Joseph! To be quite honest, I think all you have said may hold true to come in 2036 and 2062 :) Outstanding job, once again!

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CloudExplorer 4 years ago from New York City

This is sort of like a Back To The Future type of article, where Ipod's are like flying skate boards, and people are being tele-transported via the next dimensional teleport LOL.

Your hub is definitely Star Trek like, light years beyond Buck Rogers, and it also has a slight drop of Spacely Sprocket written all over it. I love your word flow here Lord, keep these cool creative hubs flowing, it only gets better over millenniums of space-time Hehe! as you warp back to today, on that well known hyper drive express mobile.

You are your grandfather for sure, and I like to chat with your old self every now and then as well. Smooth technique once again, similar to the hilariousness of That Darn God Particle hub you wrote a while back.

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Mhatter99 4 years ago from San Francisco

I used to walk down the street. Sometimes there were other people going in my direction,

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Gypsy Rose Lee 4 years ago from Riga, Latvia

Wow talk about taking a speeding express train into the future. Well done.

AEvans 4 years ago

Deep and spiritual words I hope to be here 24 years from now; but the way the world is going one will never know. Wonderful writing and truly inspirational. Thumbs up and shared! :)

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Lord De Cross 4 years ago Author

Hi Victoria. Sometimes, we write and write and we never how we are going to end. worth it right? Thanks for reading us my friend.

@Billy, the legacy has been handed down to us with pride and unforgetable feelings. Thanks so much!

@Curiad, Quantum leap and genomical trip fro the bottom of our hearts. You always provoking thoughts in us! Have a nice one!

@Julie, you know it better. really appreciative for your time and your sapience. You are a wonderful friend. Don't give up!

@LaThing, we are snetimental to the core, that's why we write these hubs. We appreciate your kind words, Peace!

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Lord De Cross 4 years ago Author

Carol7777. This inspiration has been concocted from energetical forces from our spirit, the rest is just unexplainable. Thanks!

@Janine Huldie, You are such a great mom and daughter. We can feel your words and your appreciative commenting. Thanks for following us, we don't even know what's the next hub will be about. Is just the love of writing. Thanks again!

@ Debbie Brooks, we will try to stay in one line, but we diversify a lot, and we cannot predict the next hub, as we said. You have a wonderful day/night and thanks so much for believing in us!

@Tammy the ways thing are going, we will be read for centuries, unless al data and life gets destroyed with no further notice. Thanks for all you do for us.

@Mary615, we thank you my friend, sometimes we get inspiration from deep pain and happy moments that made us live this life. You are an amazing woman and we respect your wisdom. We all cem here with a purpose. Your family loves you bunches!

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Lord De Cross 4 years ago Author

Vincent Moore/aka Kenny/aka Saddle, We know you are a true warrior nad we know what you have gone through. Memory is there ... instilled in our brain to remember emotions and solid tidbits of life as we know it. You suspported our job and we recognize the man and the brother. Thanks for leavint such a meaninful comment!

@Maria Jordan, you are also the gifted friend we met. You and sista Martie have made a difference in here. I still cannot believe you had a mom like that. She was ahead of her time, and we are best of friends with her daughter. Thanks!

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Lord De Cross 4 years ago Author

kDUbARRY03, You have captured the science behind the scenes. That was wonderful.. and we understood your commenting. Glad you are an smart kid... and not running the streets. Have a good one! love your dog stories.

@ CloudEXPLORER, What a great way to comment, I guess your wife has to stop you sometimes... is just a vision that came to us in a nanosecond. This story started from zero, finito, kapput! And we started writing with no pressure at all. You will become far and we will be there to shake hands one day! Thanks for the hubloving, we see you support lots of friends and newbies! Have a great day!

@Mhatter99, Lol. I guess that was a good humorous comment? Thanks for checking on us. We like that hat of yours!


To be honest, we wrote it ..and then we looked back, and said:" Did we do that..?" No one claimed it so we pressed publish! Thanks fro the kudos!

@AEvans, We don't even know what's going to happen tomorrow either. We have to be ready and show love to our family... we never know, when the time will be... to take that step into eternity. Thanks for checking on us!

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josh3418 4 years ago from Pennsylvania


Clever and interesting idea for a hub! Thanks buddy, you are inspirational!

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vocalcoach 4 years ago from Nashville Tn.

This is truly an exceptional hub and I find it to be your best one yet. As I read through this inspiring account, my eyes filled with tears. When I reached the final "extract" from your grandfather, the tears were running down my face and I was further filled with a warm, inspiring light. This will be shared again and again. Thank you. Thank you!

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Lord De Cross 4 years ago Author

Thanks Josh and VocalCoach,

Honestly...the hub wrote itself, meaning it came from the heart. Been busy on another installment and almost done. Time and technology will keep our inspiration alive...so alive, we will be gone... but the untamed words will be looking... into the corners of people's souls.

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RealHousewife 4 years ago from St. Louis, MO

Interesting! And I really had to think twice about our planet running out of food...! It is...and the population is growing and people are living longer.

Great job Lord!

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Lord De Cross 4 years ago Author

Thanks Kelly. Stunned at times for the inspiration we can come up with. Have a wonderful day...withouth those IRS dudes knocking your door. Lol!

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ChristyWrites 4 years ago from British Columbia, Canada

Pop-pop was a poet. How wonderful! I wish you luck in your writing journey my friend.

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always exploring 4 years ago from Southern Illinois

Amazing! A new concept , future generations reading our poetry / stories. I like that. Enjoyed reading your imaginative thoughts/ inspirations. Maybe in time people will be able to take a pill for food. Who knows what lurks out there?..WHOO

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starstream 4 years ago from Northern California

Very stimulating ideas here. You definitely are making writing quite an adventure.

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tillsontitan 4 years ago from New York

Lovely, moving and oh so true! You are exceptional both in your writing and your understanding. Not only making your present family proud, but future generations of deCross! A noble and inspirational name.

Loved this as I do all of your writing.

Voted up, awesome and interesting. (Keep on truckin')

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Lord De Cross 4 years ago Author

ChristyWrites, thanks for the positive wishes. Hope you get as far as your imagination can take you...Just remember, your own generation will be commenting on your mirrored blogs...cool right?

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Lord De Cross 4 years ago Author

Hi always exploring, Yeah imagination has no limits. The pill food is been here since the Apollo project, but would collapse the farming industry, so for now we still have to eat those wonderful grilled steaks. Thanks for reading us Rubi!

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Lord De Cross 4 years ago Author

Thanks Maria,

Your encouraging words are being inpregnated in our memory. There wouldn't be writers without support. Hope to read your work always, since your hubs are so inspiring. Thanks for the kudos!

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kj force 4 years ago from Florida

lord de cross...I think inspiration comes from within us..something we feel strongly about and this is our way of releasing our inner thoughts. It is a way for me to leave a legacy for my G-children and future generations..my G-daughter age 7 is already been inspired and keeps a journal on her thougand your inspiring words...love your attitude towards life ..thanks for your words...great hub..

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Lord De Cross 4 years ago Author

Thanks to you KJForce, your grand daughter is already learning the ropes, and soon will be catching up with your writing. Ver much appreciated for checking on our writing. Have a nice weekend!

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Movie Master 4 years ago from United Kingdom

Hi lord, reading your article made me realise how glad I am that I started writing here on HP just over a year ago, it's good to know I have a legacy to pass on to my children.

Thoroughly enjoyed reading, thank you and voted up!

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Lord De Cross 4 years ago Author

Morning Lesley!

Seems that your country life hubs want to entice me and all. This hub was inspired by old generations and the new already lurking ahead. technology is evolving faster than the pampers being changed! Thanks for leaving a fun and "smiley" comment!

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carol7777 4 years ago from Arizona

thoroughly enjoyedthis hub. I love reading so many inspirational hubs like yours that touch the heart.

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Lord De Cross 4 years ago Author

Carol7777, Thank you so much for stopping by. We owe it to our future generations for sure. We already have the technology to save billions and billions of data in a single microchip or USB. Much appreciated for your support!

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Jackie Lynnley 4 years ago from The Beautiful South

This was all so interesting to read. Thank you!

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Lord De Cross 4 years ago Author

Hi Jackie, Thanks for paying us a visit. You are very welcome! Hope to see you again! Have a great day!

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GoForTheJuggler 4 years ago from Texas

Fun read, and inspirational! I hope I will influence and inspire my family for generations to come, as your great grandfather has done for your family. Voted up and across!

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Lord De Cross 4 years ago Author

Go ForThe Juggler, you are already becoming a steady fellow writer that jumped with us on this train of inspirations! Have a nice one buddy! We always appreciate your input!

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CrazedNovelist 4 years ago from Hampton, GA

Interesting work, Joseph...

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Lord De Cross 4 years ago Author

Hey Evans, thanks so much for stopping by! Yeah, an inspiration that was there in the air, or mind? We have the power of the words and the legacy will be handed down one nanpbit at a time.

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