Atopic Eczema is a skin disorder which can be mild or severe and can cause anxiety to the person suffering from it. Here is my story about living with this condition.
A review of Clint Eastwood's movie Gran Torino in which he plays the lead role as well as producing and directing it.
A review of the book Charlie and the Chocolate Factory written by Roald Dahl - a fantastical tale about a boy who wins a competition to tour a chocolate factory; he gets more than he bargained for.
Cycling is an excellent way to get your body in shape as well as being good for your state of mind - I spent some time cycling and found it to be beneficial.
A review of the Beach Boys Endless Summer Album that was released in 1974 - many of their well known songs are on this album.
Everybody's Fine is a movie about a man who has lost his wife and tries to connect with his children - not everything that unfolds is straightforward.
A review of the book All Quiet On The Orient Express written by British author Magnus Mills - this book has humour and describes the events that unfold when a man breaks his journey.
A review of the movie An Unfinished Life with some well known actors such as Robert Redford, Jennifer Lopez, Damian Lewis and Morgan Freeman starring.
I'm sure most of us would agree that Music is a universal language, we enjoy listening to the sound of instruments playing and singers expressing themselves in song.
There are times when it is necessary to do some DIY projects around the house; one such project I undertook was restoring my refrigerator to make it look more appealing using plastic tiles.
Pottery is an absorbing hobby - for those more serious about it pottery or ceramics can be a way of making an income, a business even.
Cape Town is a beautiful city in South Africa with mountains, sea and city all in one. This article is all about Cape Town.
As someone who enjoys writing I also do a fair amount of reading; this article is a short summary about these interests and my life.
Ice Skating is an exhilarating form of art and good exercise - I learnt to ice skate in my teens some years ago; don't you just love skating or your watching professionals doing it?
A Poem about the Four Season from the perspective of someone who lives in the southern hemisphere where we call Fall, Autumn.
Observing people while waiting or sitting in an open coffee shop or elsewhere is an absorbing pastime - I write about this here.
I spent some time in the Navy on a ship, it was quite an experience; I relate here about my time on a frigate in the 1970's.
Oil Painting is a rewarding pastime that can be learnt from books, the internet, Dvd's or by taking lessons. I took some lessons and learnt about painting - I talk about that here.
Writing on the internet is a form of expression as well a a way to make some extra money - here is an outline of writing a new article on HubPages
Watching a Fireworks Display is an exhilarating experience, but handling fireworks can be dangerous - as a child I discovered this.
Spring is the time when flowers often start to bloom, winter is over and the earth warms up a little, beauty abounds on the earth.
A short story about curiosity and how us human beings sometimes have to stub our toes a few times before we find the right path in life.