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des donnelly (Drax)

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I am a Irish poet, originally from the North of Ireland. I joined Hubpages over 10 years ago, 10 days after launch. There is a selection of my work here, although it comes and goes in the changing tides of edits, re-writes, deletions and manuscript preparation (the gestation time is often long..,)

Thank you for taking the time to read any of my work... :-)

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      • Modify the author submenu

        Modify the author submenu

        4 years ago

        IMHO is does not make sense for the author sub-menu to read;-Hubs | Forum | Q&A The primary objective once a visitor is down to this level of the page is to showcase the material the author has produced....

      • Not all hubs are available as choices in feature hubs

        Not all hubs are available as choices in feature hubs

        5 years ago

        I notice in the dropdown for featured hubs that not all my hubs are listed and I wondered is this a bug or something to do with the configuration of the specific hubs in question.

      • Traffic accolades

        Traffic accolades

        6 years ago

        HiI broke through 500k a few days ago and wondered when the accolade would reflect that since now I am on 509 approx..  :-)RegardsDrax

      • 5 years :-) & hit 100k increments ?

        5 years :-) & hit 100k increments ?

        6 years ago

        Hi FolksI rejoice in the highly successful 5 years for Hubpages and in looking at my accolades see my time here still set at 4 years although I posted my first hub on 8/15/06...(9 days after launch), however in my...

      • a poetry specific Contest ?

        a poetry specific Contest ?

        6 years ago

        The Writing Contest, http://hubpages.com/forum/topic/71729as I'm sure we all know must;-"Be a minimum of 400 words"It would be nice to have a poetry specific Contest with a lower word threshold..Drax

      • poem length

        poem length

        6 years ago

        for fuck sake people... how can a poem be overly promotional and what about the sonnet with regard to length... can someone can tell me how to fix a poem to make it longer...or is this platform no longer viable for...

      • How Do You Get More/Anything out of Windows7 Search

        How Do You Get More/Anything out of Windows7 Search

        7 years ago

        Once upon a time I knew I had a poem with the word Ozymandias, I knew it was a .doc - that's the good part, the bad part is that it is somewhere in the terabyte and Win7 is no help at all.

      • a religious joke

        a religious joke

        9 years ago

        I read the intro and all that and have lived through a religious war and lost god along the way I would never wish to see any hate type posts here... BUT sometimes people take religion too seriously. I came across this...