Here is a review of the movie 'Into The Wild' - about a youth who travels around America and then goes to live alone in Alaska, it is based on a true story.
Memories of my father who used to collect lost golf balls on the golf course while on his afternoon walk. Remembering him on Father's Day.
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.
Candle Wax that has accidently been spilt on your favourite carpet, table, curtain or elsewhere can be difficult to remove - here are some methods to remove candle wax.
Want an easy recipe for pancakes? Here is one that you can use for making delicious pancakes.
This is a Poem about the allure that the sea has on us, we like to swim in it, dive in it, travel on boats and ships on it as well as many other activities that people participate on and in the sea.
Fudge is one of the tastiest sweet foods around; here are two simple recipes for making delicious fudge.
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.
Do you need a calculator that is easy to use and large enough that it won't get lost easily? Here is one that will suit your needs.
Getting a Flat Tire is a frustrating experience; it certainly helps to know how to change a flat tire - here is the method for accomplishing this task.
Reading is a pastime I enjoy - as a writer on the internet it goes without saying that I like to read as well as write.
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?
Growing Plants from Seeds is a rewarding and fairly inexpensive way of seeing something unfold before your eyes - the life of plants.
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.
Being angry all the time is unhealthy for ourselves and those around us - Anger Management is a skill that can be learnt and applied in our lives.
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
A poem about my experience of the days going by before Christmas and a hint that we need to slow down at this time and give ourselves a rest.
Watching a Fireworks Display is an exhilarating experience, but handling fireworks can be dangerous - as a child I discovered this.
The Beach is a place to relax and enjoy the sun and sea - this is a poem about my time at the beach and there are some other poems with a sea or nature theme
Flooding is a traumatic experience for those affected by damage done to property, being swept away in the waters and having power and other amenities cut off. Flooding occurred in our city.
Spare a thought for the pizza guy - creative writing on the high's and low's of being a pizza delivery man.
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.
Burst piping caused a water shortage in our city, leaving people without any for a while - fortunately the water flow was restored in time for it not to cause too much of an inconvenience.
I was a lot younger and decided to go on a short hiking trip on my own; it proved to be both a challenging and rewarding experience.
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.