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  • Blackwater International Poetry Festival - Previously Know As The Fermoy Poetry Festival
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    Blackwater International Poetry Festival - Previously Know As The Fermoy Poetry Festival

    2 years ago

    PLEASE READ THIS ARTICLE BEFORE YOU BOOK YOUR TICKET. This is a very SMALL local poetry festival so before you spend your hard earned cash at the most expensive time of year, READ THIS!

  • STAY HOME, BE HAPPY - No Need To Travel Far This Summer
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    STAY HOME, BE HAPPY - No Need To Travel Far This Summer

    3 years ago

    Why spend so much money traveling when you can be happy at home? Instead of spending money on hotels and airfare, why not spend it on something that will help your career, home or family?

  • An Orphan on Mother's Day - Am I a Good Mother?
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    An Orphan on Mother's Day - Am I a Good Mother?

    3 years ago

    We all have something that we question in life. Some of us are better at some things then others. My mother died when I was only eight years old. Mother's Day makes me reflect on my motherhood skills.

  • WHEN PARENTS AND CHILDREN ARE LET DOWN BY THE PUBLIC SCHOOL SYSTEM - Education And Frustration
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    WHEN PARENTS AND CHILDREN ARE LET DOWN BY THE PUBLIC SCHOOL SYSTEM - Education And Frustration

    3 years ago

    What does a parent do when they have seen signs from their child since 6th grade? Signs like "loss of motivation," "unhappiness with peers" and "loss of interest in their classes."

  • OJAI YOUTH ENTERTAINERS STUDIO (OYES) Ojai - Local Business Review - Should Say O-NO
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    OJAI YOUTH ENTERTAINERS STUDIO (OYES) Ojai - Local Business Review - Should Say O-NO

    2 years ago

    Since Yelp doesn't cover all local businesses, I thought this would be a good venue to let people know about local concerns and more.

  • WHY HUNGER GAMES: MOCKINGJAY PART 1 THE MOVIE LOST MONEY IN ITS OPENING - A Mom's Review
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    WHY HUNGER GAMES: MOCKINGJAY PART 1 THE MOVIE LOST MONEY IN ITS OPENING - A Mom's Review

    4 years ago

    A mother of a 12 year old girl and a 14 year old boy and who is also has a career in the entertainment industry, tells parents and the media why this film did not work or make as much money.

  • IS IT A SONG, A POEM OR BOTH
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    IS IT A SONG, A POEM OR BOTH

    4 years ago

    So as Dylan quoted, “Anything I can sing, I call a song. Anything I can’t sing, I call a poem.” From his liner notes on Bob Dylan 1963’s The Freewheelin.’

  • ROMANCING THE STONE - Dealing With A Psycho Ex
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    ROMANCING THE STONE - Dealing With A Psycho Ex

    4 years ago

    We have all been there. We try to make things go smoothly but what we do not realize is that we never picked a "smooth person" or situation to begin with.

  • HORMONES GALORE - TEENS - TWEENS AND MORE
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    HORMONES GALORE - TEENS - TWEENS AND MORE

    4 years ago

    Who are those people in my house? Is it a bird? A plane? Am I going insane? Where is all the fun? Oh, that is my daughter and son!

  • FACEBOOK CHANGES LIVES - Divorce Rates Climb On Social Sites
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    FACEBOOK CHANGES LIVES - Divorce Rates Climb On Social Sites

    4 years ago

    A lot of your friends getting divorced lately? Private messages in that social network mailbox? It is easier then you think to meet others these days. Welcome to the internet! :)

  • POETRY BOOKS FOR CHRISTMAS -  Poetry Shopping Guide
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    POETRY BOOKS FOR CHRISTMAS - Poetry Shopping Guide

    3 years ago

    How about a cool poetry book for someone special? Poetry can be a very romantic surprise or how about a "different" sort of poetry book?

  • POETRY REVIEWS-Kay Kinghammer
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    POETRY REVIEWS-Kay Kinghammer

    5 years ago

    This tome of poetry by Kay Kinghammer, is a long narrative poem that begins in Seattle and travels. www.thebookreviewer.ca.

  • LOCAL NEWSPAPERS - Owned By Corporations
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    LOCAL NEWSPAPERS - Owned By Corporations

    5 years ago

    It is important to support local news media and small media outlets in your own town. This keeps the local conversation going. Corporations do not have their hands on small town life.

  • SUICIDE - A SILENT KILLER
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    SUICIDE - A SILENT KILLER

    2 years ago

    Suicide has affected many lives and many people who are hurting do not know how to ask for help.

  • POETRY REVIEWS-Phillip Larrea
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    POETRY REVIEWS-Phillip Larrea

    5 years ago

    It is in his role as a skilled wordsmith that he takes to heart the task of the poet who not only is compelled to write upon the world as he sees it, but to write about the political subjugation and oppression about him. Larrea writes in an effort to reach out to others, to let them know they are...

  • POETRY REVIEWS-Melinda Cochrane
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    POETRY REVIEWS-Melinda Cochrane

    5 years ago

    In She's An Island Poet Melinda Cochrane, with a brush of both reflection and soul-full imagination, in buoyant colour paints an incredible landscape of both person and place. Bruce Kauffman, Author of The Texture of Days, in Ash and Leaf

  • POETRY REVIEWS-Alan Patrick Traynor
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    POETRY REVIEWS-Alan Patrick Traynor

    4 years ago

    Alan Patrick Traynor is the author of Seven Days of Ashes, published by Saint Julian Press, Inc. (February 15, 2014)

  • VACATION - STAYCATION AND RELAX
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    VACATION - STAYCATION AND RELAX

    5 years ago

    A vacation is supposed to be relaxing! Not running to do a million things in little time. Learn to go on vacation and chill a bit. Or plan a vacation at home! Turn off the electronics!!

  • OLDER WOMEN - Younger Men
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    OLDER WOMEN - Younger Men

    5 years ago

    What makes some women date younger men? After many years I finally understand "why."

  • A HEART FIRE IGNITES PASSION AND LOVE - A Woman Knows
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    A HEART FIRE IGNITES PASSION AND LOVE - A Woman Knows

    5 years ago

    So what and who ignites a "heart fire." This is the big question! A heart fire is passion beyond words and love for eternity.

  • HE IS HOT - But Some Guys Are Hotter
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    HE IS HOT - But Some Guys Are Hotter

    3 years ago

    Money and looks can't buy love and someone who listens is much hotter then someone who doesn't.

  • MOTHER KNOWS BEST - Sometimes
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    MOTHER KNOWS BEST - Sometimes

    5 years ago

    Raising children is not easy. Sometimes we think we know everything, but sometimes we miss it. motherhood can be a big challenge for some.

  • LIFE IS LIKE A ROLLER COASTER - What Comes Up Must Come Down
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    LIFE IS LIKE A ROLLER COASTER - What Comes Up Must Come Down

    5 years ago

    Life is not always a bowl of cherries, but it can taste better!

  • THE END OF THE WORLD 2012? - What Happened?
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    THE END OF THE WORLD 2012? - What Happened?

    5 years ago

    So December 21, 2012 the world was supposed to end. It didn't. But a lot of people thought it would and all chaos ensued.

  • TRYING TO GET BACK TO NORMAL - Life Choices 101
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    TRYING TO GET BACK TO NORMAL - Life Choices 101

    5 years ago

    We all have a choice in life. Choices are like picking a street to turn on before you start your journey. If you make the wrong choice, don't look back. Don't make the same mistake twice.

  • A POET AND YOU DIDN'T KNOW IT - Self Discovery
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    A POET AND YOU DIDN'T KNOW IT - Self Discovery

    5 years ago

    Learning that a talent you had since you were a child is one of your best skills.

  • WHO FLEW OVER THE CUCKOO NEST - Crazy Makers Be Gone
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    WHO FLEW OVER THE CUCKOO NEST - Crazy Makers Be Gone

    5 years ago

    How many crazy makers can live under the same roof? Do me a favor and move out!

  • IS THERE A VAMPIRE IN YOUR LIFE? - Hide The Blood
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    IS THERE A VAMPIRE IN YOUR LIFE? - Hide The Blood

    5 years ago

    If anyone around you sucks out every bit of your energy, either hide the blood or find a sharp stake quickly!

  • WILL YOU BE MY VALENTINE - Every Day
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    WILL YOU BE MY VALENTINE - Every Day

    5 years ago

    Love is about sharing and giving every day, not just on February 14th. Pick a flower, write a poem, send a card in the mail in May. Do something special every day.

  • I AM A HOLLYWOOD MOVIE IN THE MAKING - Let Me Entertain You
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    I AM A HOLLYWOOD MOVIE IN THE MAKING - Let Me Entertain You

    5 years ago

    So the one thing I have noticed is that with age comes brutal honesty. After all it is harder for one to run from oneself when you get too tired to run at all. Right? I mean I was thinking at one point of moving and having a very "normal" life...

  • VALENTINES TREATS FOR YOUR LOVE - Just A Click Away
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    VALENTINES TREATS FOR YOUR LOVE - Just A Click Away

    5 years ago

    Yes it is true, but this is the FIRST gift that I would want to receive from someone who loves me and likes to see me act like a child with one of these in my stratosphere! Yes this is true and for those few who know me really well they also know...

  • HAPPY NEW YEAR - Happy Phew Year
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    HAPPY NEW YEAR - Happy Phew Year

    5 years ago

    I don't know about you, but sometimes it takes me to the last day in December to "reflect" on the past year! Ofcourse I always say to myself "WOW" this year has been BUSY! Then there is always the exhausting moments when I put my feet up (very rare)...

  • RESPECT YOURSELF AND YOUR BODY - Older Women Are Like A Fine Wine
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    RESPECT YOURSELF AND YOUR BODY - Older Women Are Like A Fine Wine

    6 years ago

    Look, we are all not getting any younger! Most of my friends are 50 years old or older now and even though I'm a few years behind them, I can relate in every way. My sister and I have often made jokes about seeing our reflection in a glass shop...

  • MY NEW GARDENER HAS AN ATTITUDE- And Johnny Depp Is Old
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    MY NEW GARDENER HAS AN ATTITUDE- And Johnny Depp Is Old

    6 years ago

    Yea.....THAT IS RIGHT!!! SAY IT AND TELL ME HOW YOU REALLY FEEL!!! Especially everyone from the "Johnny Depp" camp. Come on.....I DARE YOU!! But if you waited a second or two you would see where this article is going and I assure you it has NOTHING...

  • LOVE WILL KEEP US TOGETHER - In Crazy Times
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    LOVE WILL KEEP US TOGETHER - In Crazy Times

    6 years ago

    So, LOVE can change things this I know for sure. How many times have you felt really angry and then all of a sudden "something" reminds you of a good time or a blissful moment in your life when you felt really happy? It could have been in the past...

  • SCI-FI HALLOWEEN COSTUMES FOR CRAZY PEOPLE
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    SCI-FI HALLOWEEN COSTUMES FOR CRAZY PEOPLE

    6 years ago

    OK...the time has come again! One year later and all of the stores are full to the brim with all sorts of Halloween decorations, costumes, make up, things to stick in the yard (Green and purple glittered cats?!!! REALLY?!!!) and HUGE bags of candy....

  • I BLAME REESE WITHERSPOON - For Ruining The Neighborhood
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    I BLAME REESE WITHERSPOON - For Ruining The Neighborhood

    6 years ago

    So, here it goes....the rant and a little explanation why I still have sour feelings towards Hollywood and the industry even though I make a lucrative living at it. I finally figured out what it is and why I'm sitting here on a Saturday which is...

  • MOMMY LOVES YOU - Being The Best Mom That You Can
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    MOMMY LOVES YOU - Being The Best Mom That You Can

    6 years ago

    So this week both of my young children went to new schools and the main thing is that they are not so "young" anymore. My oldest started his first year in middle school and is the first of my kids to leave elementary school behind. To put it simply,...

  • PRECIOUS LIFE - How You Measure Things
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    PRECIOUS LIFE - How You Measure Things

    6 years ago

    I'm sure there have been times that you notice that "life" is passing you by. It may happen in one of those "A HA" moments or it may just happen when something really "scary" happens. One never knows when this sort of thing may surprise us. Life is...

  • WHO ARE YOU NOW - Forget The Past
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    WHO ARE YOU NOW - Forget The Past

    6 years ago

    A dear friend inspired this writing today when we spoke about "life" and how we make it a habit to be good to people no matter what. I was discussing how I got rid of someone who was a sort of annoyance for a month or so. I don't think he was doing...

  • LIFE IS A BOWL OF CHERRIES - Enjoy The Ride!
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    LIFE IS A BOWL OF CHERRIES - Enjoy The Ride!

    6 years ago

    How many times have you woken up and truly asked yourself if you "matter?" Probably not much unless you are facing a "life or death" situation. But the thing is that we will all eventually ask this question when we are nearing the end of our...

  • CHESTER THE HAMSTER GOES TO SEATTLE - Road Trip
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    CHESTER THE HAMSTER GOES TO SEATTLE - Road Trip

    6 years ago

    So, we snuck my daughter's favorite hamster Chester into many hotels along the coast on our way to and back from Seattle (We left from California) and there were some very amusing moments I tell you! It seems that we are pioneers in this sort of...

  • MY VIRTUAL FANTASY - Anything Is Possible
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    MY VIRTUAL FANTASY - Anything Is Possible

    5 years ago

    I bet you thought you would click this and see some "juicy stuff!" Right?!!! ha...... Well I'm writing about the desire to see my life play out in my own virtual movie so I can actually see if I like it or not just incase I may want to change...

  • AN AMERICAN IN WALES - A Passionate Woman and Sheep
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    AN AMERICAN IN WALES - A Passionate Woman and Sheep

    6 years ago

    Well where do I begin? I was fortunate enough to venture to Wales with someone who grew up there and spent their summers there too. It was fun hearing about so much history and memories while embarking on this new adventure. There is something to...

  • OUR FAMILY PETS - More Expensive Then Kids
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    OUR FAMILY PETS - More Expensive Then Kids

    6 years ago

    So, what is a mother to do? It was hard enough to say "OK" to our Golden Retriever puppy "Super Zoe" after having two kids, but when my partner insisted about the importance of a family dog a few years ago....I just gave in. Afterall I had no energy...

  • VIRTUAL HEAVEN - Still Here After Your Gone
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    VIRTUAL HEAVEN - Still Here After Your Gone

    6 years ago

    Funny how things seem to change after time passes. Time seems to bring on many challenges and changes because sometimes the world moves so damn fast and then one day you suddenly say, "I don't mind this anymore." So then you finally embrace it and...

  • A LETTER TO MY CHILDREN - Mother's Day 2012
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    A LETTER TO MY CHILDREN - Mother's Day 2012

    6 years ago

    Well how do I begin? Another Mother's Day is drawing near and my mind is clouded with all sorts of thoughts. Memories of my mother many years ago and how hard it was to lose her at eight years old. How thankful I was for my grandmother who was there...

  • DON'T DIE OR DISAPPEAR - We Have So Much More Love To Share
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    DON'T DIE OR DISAPPEAR - We Have So Much More Love To Share

    6 years ago

    Not to put everyone on a "downer," but I'm worried. I have a friend dying of cancer and I'm wondering how I can give him some sort of BIG SHOT OF FAITH? How else can I say it or help and what else can I do? When all I want to yell is "Don't...

  • THIS CRAZY WORLD - The Strange And Different
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    THIS CRAZY WORLD - The Strange And Different

    6 years ago

    Now have you ever had a day where it seems like all the LOONIES are following you around? Like you try a new restaurant and "voila!" Mr. LOUDMOUTH decides to make you his audience and then before you know it, Mr. CRAZY who talks to himself decides...

  • THE MAKING OF A LOVE ZOMBIE - Motherhood vs. Career
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    THE MAKING OF A LOVE ZOMBIE - Motherhood vs. Career

    6 years ago

    IT HAS FINALLY HAPPENED!! I HAVE LOST MY BRAIN TODAY AND I AM NOW JUST EXISTING!!! I AM FINALLY A LOVE ZOMBIE!!! WHERE THE HECK IS MY "EMPTY MIND" MEDAL?!!!!! HMMMMMM?!!! MOTHERHOOD!!!! Da da!!!...."Welcome to the rest of your life where no matter...

  • MY DAUGHTER THE BUTTERFLY - Public vs Private Schools in America
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    MY DAUGHTER THE BUTTERFLY - Public vs Private Schools in America

    6 years ago

    Let's call my daughter the "butterfly" in this article I am writing because the name of such a beautiful free flowing entity flows with my little girls beauty and her overflowing love for animals and nature. With a heart of gold and awe inspiring...

  • WHO LOVED THE MAN YOU LOVE - Way Back When
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    WHO LOVED THE MAN YOU LOVE - Way Back When

    6 years ago

    I came to a really amazing place a while ago when I was spending time with someone who adored his mother. The stories he started to share with me and the laughter in the room made me realize how important it is "to be loved" when people are...

  • MY VALENTINE'S MUSIC VIDEO PLAYLIST - A BIT DIFFERENT
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    MY VALENTINE'S MUSIC VIDEO PLAYLIST - A BIT DIFFERENT

    4 years ago

    So, I have never posted videos here on hubpages but thought it would be fun to come up with my own VALENTINE'S PLAYLIST. Now, this is not just "mushy stuff" but represents my life right now. The songs that came to mind last night as I wrote them...

  • VALENTINE'S DAY EVERY DAY - Intimacy and Honesty are key
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    VALENTINE'S DAY EVERY DAY - Intimacy and Honesty are key

    6 years ago

    GET READY TO BUY THOSE CHOCOLATES AND FLOWERS PEOPLE! Infact, make sure that everything is totally perfect on THAT day so your special someone will LOVE you. That is what you want, don't you? There are so many cards in the stores now and e-cards and...

  • PATTERNS OF ABUSE - From Anyone
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    PATTERNS OF ABUSE - From Anyone

    6 years ago

    We have all been in abusive relationships. This I know for sure. Sometimes it comes from family members, friends or or even co-workers. Sometimes it comes from "out of space" in the strangest ways even when you are not asking for it! You can be...

  • HATE IS A HORRIBLE WORD - Learning to Forgive
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    HATE IS A HORRIBLE WORD - Learning to Forgive

    6 years ago

    I HATE YOU! I REALLY HATE YOU! YOU ARE A REALLY CRUEL PERSON AND I HATE THE FACT THAT I HAVE EVER KNOWN YOU!! Not very nice words, are they? Well I am sure quite a few of us have said something close to this sometime in our lifetime. If you...

  • ADOPT AN ENDANGERED SPECIES FOR EVERY HOLIDAY - Plush Toy Included!
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    ADOPT AN ENDANGERED SPECIES FOR EVERY HOLIDAY - Plush Toy Included!

    6 years ago

    People close to me know how passionate I am about this cause. I have often written stories about a future on earth without any of these amazing and beautiful animals. There are so many endangered species right now that all I can do is bring this to...

  • TIS THE SEASON TO BE HAPPY - And Hurting too at Christmas
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    TIS THE SEASON TO BE HAPPY - And Hurting too at Christmas

    6 years ago

    Those of you who are close to me know that the holidays are never easy. Although I enjoy all of the amazing moments with my children and close family members, there is always that part of me that still grieves. Losing loved one's never gets easier...

  • SOME LIKE IT HOT - Or Hotter!
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    SOME LIKE IT HOT - Or Hotter!

    7 years ago

    So, ok. There are not a lot of sexy images here for you to view! Don't be disappointed! ha ha I need you to hear me out. This is an important subject and it will help you find the path to extreme happiness! Really!!! What makes ME tick?! Well...

  • CAN I PLEASE HAVE MY HEART BACK? - I Need To Breathe
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    CAN I PLEASE HAVE MY HEART BACK? - I Need To Breathe

    7 years ago

    WHERE IS MY HEART?!!! TELL ME!!! Where the hell is it?!!! You see it was with me this morning and then I watched my son leave my car and walk to the front of his school on his own. I asked him if he will be ok? Since I had walked him every day now...

  • MY MEETING WITH THE DEVIL - Sci-Fi Fantasy
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    MY MEETING WITH THE DEVIL - Sci-Fi Fantasy

    4 years ago

    Do I choose LOVE or do I choose pain. This is the question we all ask ourselves.....

  • PASSIONATELY INSANE - What Is your Passion?
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    PASSIONATELY INSANE - What Is your Passion?

    7 years ago

    Ok, another hubber IslandVoice inspired this little writing today on a facebook comment. So, here I am writing a hub about a brief moment on a social site! But you see I was having "writer's block" for quite a while, so when something inspires...

  • SCI FI HALLOWEEN COSTUMES - For Your Dog
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    SCI FI HALLOWEEN COSTUMES - For Your Dog

    3 years ago

    So my little girl told me to go to Google images and check out some really funny pet costumes for Halloween! I could not stop laughing and since I am a BIG Sci Fi fan, I just had to put some of these up here! I mean who could refuse a "3" headed...

  • PLANET PARADISE - Self Discovery
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    PLANET PARADISE - Self Discovery

    7 years ago

    WOW!!! IT HAS HAPPENED!!!!! HUGE NEWS IS JUST AROUND THE CORNER!!! Now are you ready?!!!!!!! Close your eyes and think about something really important. Ok, you are almost there....Are you ready for this?!!!!! Drum roll please...... YOU ARE...

  • THE POWER OF LOVE - Love Is Everything
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    THE POWER OF LOVE - Love Is Everything

    7 years ago

    OK. This is not some "run in the yellow flower field" sort of article. I am not preaching about loving the birds and the trees and the little tiny bug near my foot that I refuse to squash! I am talking about that feeling you have in your heart at...

  • ONE IN A MILLION - The Special One
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    ONE IN A MILLION - The Special One

    7 years ago

    With all of the people in the world and all of the people in your town, one may wonder what makes a person "special." What is that sacred and secret ingredient that makes this special someone "One in a million?" I'm not sure, but one thing I am sure...

  • DON'T WORRY BE HAPPY - Inspiration
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    DON'T WORRY BE HAPPY - Inspiration

    5 years ago

    Don't sweat the small stuff but always be there for a friend!

  • GEORGIA ON MY MIND - Heritage and Discovery Part One
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    GEORGIA ON MY MIND - Heritage and Discovery Part One

    7 years ago

    I'm writing to you tonight because my therapist told me that it would be a good idea. Actually he told me that I should start a conversation with you even though you passed away about 13 years ago to help me explore my heritage. Since mom and your...

  • THE GOOD BOY BRIGADE - Nobody's Perfect
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    THE GOOD BOY BRIGADE - Nobody's Perfect

    7 years ago

    *A note to readers: If you have abused family members or have addiction issues, this article is not for you. Well we all know that we all have our own wounds from our own life experiences. We have all had our share of disappointments and it seems...

  • YOU CAN'T ALWAYS GET WHAT YOU WANT - Trust Me
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    YOU CAN'T ALWAYS GET WHAT YOU WANT - Trust Me

    7 years ago

    Do you remember when you were oh so little with GREAT BIG dreams and lots of GREAT stories you used to share with your friends! Man, could you really make them sound GOOD! At the time you thought that the extra little additional "made up" details...

  • MR. AND MRS. NARCISSIST - Happily NEVER After!
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    MR. AND MRS. NARCISSIST - Happily NEVER After!

    7 years ago

    "Hello Darling...I'm home!!! Where are you? I was wondering if.....OH!!! There you are!!!" She was so happy to see him but caught her reflection of herself in the mirror and immediately fixed her hair that she spends many hours a day on. He stood...

  • LOVE IS A BATTLEFIELD - Survival
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    LOVE IS A BATTLEFIELD - Survival

    7 years ago

    I know...the first thing that comes to mind is Pat Benatar's hit song many years ago. The difference between then and now is that I am in my mid-forties and I finally get what she is saying after all these years!!! The first time I ever heard that...

  • THE LITTLE GIRL IS ANGRY - NOT THE WOMAN
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    THE LITTLE GIRL IS ANGRY - NOT THE WOMAN

    7 years ago

    It is hard when you come into a situation where you react from past experiences and not just from what is going on in the present. We all have hurt from our childhoods and the wounds are still there, but the hard part is to see past them when "they...

  • WHO TOLD YOU THAT YOU CAN'T? - Inspiration At It's Best
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    WHO TOLD YOU THAT YOU CAN'T? - Inspiration At It's Best

    7 years ago

    Who on earth told you that you can't? Now let's look back, shall we? There must have been that time or moment in your life that someone you respected or looked up too opened up their BIG mouth and made you doubt yourself. Someone who you THOUGHT...

  • A FATHER'S LOVE - FATHER'S DAY
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    A FATHER'S LOVE - FATHER'S DAY

    7 years ago

    So today is hard for me. Today is hard for anyone who has lost their father. It's Father's Day and somewhere in the sky my father is playing with some sort of "swingin band" with all sorts of characters surrounding the room. Sort of like a Woody...

  • LITTLE LAMBS HAVE FEELINGS TOO - No Mint Sauce Allowed
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    LITTLE LAMBS HAVE FEELINGS TOO - No Mint Sauce Allowed

    7 years ago

    So, I know that the title of this hub will make some people go "Huh?!!!!" And surely I know that this will not be one of my most popular hubs. But hear me out because this does not just have to do with LAMBS only. This has to do with the way some...

  • SPOILED KIDS - Impress and Depress
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    SPOILED KIDS - Impress and Depress

    7 years ago

    I hope that I can help a friend or two here by writing this article. This is my true intension and instead of just personally attacking someone for how they choose to live their lives, I thought it would be better to make some people "think" and...

  • I CAN HEAR YOU SIGH - What Is Love?
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    I CAN HEAR YOU SIGH - What Is Love?

    7 years ago

    Well it is Mother's Day today and I have been here many years before just like you. Celebrating the "love" and looking back at all the fond memories and reflecting on them as we grow older. Love starts with "motherhood." Even with the good and the...

  • HE IS CRAZY - Control Freaks
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    HE IS CRAZY - Control Freaks

    7 years ago

  • LEGOLAND - Tips From A Mom
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    LEGOLAND - Tips From A Mom

    6 years ago

    LEGOLAND!!!!! This is what I always hear when I mention a potential "family trip" to a fun adventure during a school break. Now most of the time we never go because after I think about the drive (we live a few hours away), the chaos and crowds...

  • THE HOLLYWOOD SHUFFLE - Charlie Sheen
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    THE HOLLYWOOD SHUFFLE - Charlie Sheen

    7 years ago

  • WHAT WAS IN HER EYES - Passion
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    WHAT WAS IN HER EYES - Passion

    7 years ago

    We have all watched romantic movies, read about "passionate onscreen and offscreen lovers," imagined ourselves in storybook scenarios, and had dreams of the "perfect man"...Afterall they did write stories like Cinderella didn't they? The prince...

  • NO FEAR - What Would You Do?
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    NO FEAR - What Would You Do?

    7 years ago

    I remember one of the first times I felt extreme fear. Atleast if I had many "fears" before that like most kids do (like bad dreams, scary parents and horror movies) I don't remember many details! I remember that time when I was about ten years old...

  • THE BEST VALENTINE'S DAY E-CARD SITES
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    THE BEST VALENTINE'S DAY E-CARD SITES

    5 years ago

    These e-card sites are the best one's I have found on the web!

  • WHAT WOMEN WANT - Secrets For Your New Valentine
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    WHAT WOMEN WANT - Secrets For Your New Valentine

    7 years ago

    So boys, let's get down to it...shall we? So, you found "the one" or atleast someone you feel like trying really hard for. Congratulations! You have come a long way. So let's begin! First of all what you need to know in the beginning is that you...

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    FIVE FAVE FILMS - Female Directors

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    DEAR VALENTINE

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    TOO YOUNG TO DIE - Loss

    7 years ago

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    A REAL MAN AND MORE

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    FLY IN THOUGHT - A POSITIVE MESSAGE

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    Are You Better Then Me?

    7 years ago

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    VIRTUAL CHAOS

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    THE STORM INSIDE

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    VIRTUALLY YOURS

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    WHERE DID SHE GO? - Change

    6 years ago

    What happened?!!!! Where the hell am I? Who lives in this house?!!!!!! Where did this dog come from?!!! Is that my car? Who is that alien in my home? I know I have always wondered if I would be taken by an alien spaceship to escape the pain and...

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    SHATTERED - Romance And Sci-Fi Story

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    It was late. She wanted to go to the party but something told her to stay home. Something had worried her for quite a while and the paranoia that had built up deep inside for many years was coming on strong. The phone rang and it was him so she...

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    SHAKEN, NOT STIRRED - Thinking Positive

    8 years ago

    We have all been here. At one time in our lives we jump forward and leave the fear behind. Whether it is a job, a situation, a relationship, or anything else that has laid dormant for quite a while. Right now I see so much change around me. I see a...

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    DEAR GOD - A Virtual Reflection

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    I did not know what to write today, so I let my fingers flow. I wondered what I'm feeling deep down when I find myself worrying. Worried for people that I do not even know and also for quite a few that I do. When I was a child, I loved everything in...

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    LOVES LOST AND FOUND - Book Review

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    SPACE ZOO SAFARI - Sci Fi Adventure

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    "Come on kids, the ship is packed." Zabno and Frion were so excited about going to a new place! They could not wait to go on the Safari in space. Zabno had so many questions, "Mom, have you ever been to this place before?" She did not know how to...

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    LIFE VS. DEATH

    8 years ago

    I decided to write about this after an old friend told me that she had experienced death for the very first time and asked me to bring up the discussion on another media site. I really had to think about this for a few days since I am very close to...

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    SPACE CIRCUS - Comedy

    8 years ago

    I heard the ship right outside the door. The engine made a ferocious roar. I ran outside to make sure that enemies were not in the mist. So I grabbed my ultimate weapon made out of recycled materials that fly and went right to it. “I’m here to...

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    MY FAVORITE MOVIES - Some Of Them

    7 years ago

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  • WHAT WOMEN DON'T KNOW - The Secret Of Love
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    WHAT WOMEN DON'T KNOW - The Secret Of Love

    8 years ago

    Dear "women of the world." Think about it. You can not make a man love you! Nomatter what you feel or how much he does for you, or how successful he is...you can not force the heart unless it is true. It is like a "magic key." You can not "cast a...

  • RICHARD BURTON - His Love Letters
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    RICHARD BURTON - His Love Letters

    8 years ago

    Everyone who knows me is aware of how much I love the magazine Vanity Fair. I have told my closest friends that I either intend to write for it one day or be in it. Either way would be grand! So a month or so ago I read an article about Grace Kelly...

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    CASTLES IN THE SKY - My Poetic Letter

    7 years ago

    I’m sitting here staring out of my window waiting for the view. Of all the colors in the world where giving hearts shine through… This is all I ask and please believe it’s true, “Let me build Castles in the sky with you.” I’ve seen...

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    FOR MY LATE FATHER - On Father's Day

    6 years ago

    I decided to write from my heart today. Not much thought but a beat over and over again. Like the rush of a song, I think of you every day. I often wonder what you do up there? Are you swingin to some great band? Are you singin like a happy...

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    MY LOVE LETTER - A Poetic Letter

    8 years ago

    Dear Darling: If you know me well you would understand my need to tell you what I feel at this moment right now. You are always inside my mind in my deepest sacred place, but you need to try to simplify the joy and not the race. I remember your...

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    HOT HUBsters - A Bit Different

    6 years ago

    Now, do not get me wrong I think you are all wonderful here on Hubpages but the idea here is to showcase some "HUBSTERS" (my own made up version of "Hipsters") who always keep me guessing! Meaning there is something "different" about you in such a...

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    THIS TOO SHALL PASS - Inspirational

    8 years ago

    I don't know why, but I woke up so stressed out this morning. This is a very rare thing for me because I usually have really clear and productive mornings. Infact I'm usually pretty calm until after I drink my first cup of morning coffee or a latte!...

  • WHAT GODDESS SHALL I BE? - Inspirational
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    WHAT GODDESS SHALL I BE? - Inspirational

    8 years ago

    I thought of a friends love for a Doctor Seuss book and then for some reason this came to mind this morning. I thought to myself, "What Goddess Shall I Be, Maybe I Shall Just Be Me." You see when I was growing up in the entertainment business and it...

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    I'M SICK OF HIM - Let Me Entertain You

    8 years ago

    So the morning starts out with an imaginary alarm in my head. I woke up on my couch in the dark reaching for my watch and I swear it said 6:40am! So, I start freakin out because I've messed up the morning routine already. I get up really quickly,...

  • A MILLION DREAMS - Dreams Do Come True
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    A MILLION DREAMS - Dreams Do Come True

    8 years ago

    I had visions all day of my life running alongside my other "life" and sort of ending up like the movie "Sliding Doors" starring Gwyneth Paltrow. If I look back to my life twenty years ago it could have ended up in two very different scenarios. A...

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    IT'S COMPLICATED - Rental Film Review

    8 years ago

    So, it is not a big mystery to my friends when it comes to movies I like. Most of my close buddies know that I love watching Diane Keaton in these sort of movies (Something's Gotta Give, Annie Hall). They also know that I can relate to these films...

  • THE MOTHERLESS MOTHER - Mother's Day Inspirational
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    THE MOTHERLESS MOTHER - Mother's Day Inspirational

    8 years ago

    The last thing I want from anyone is to be pitied. I spent my whole life trying to keep my chin up and move onto the adult that I have become. I am a very strong person and let me assure you I am also a very happy and content woman. I'm also an...

  • MILLIONAIRE - The Dating Club
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    MILLIONAIRE - The Dating Club

    8 years ago

    I really don't know where to start, but I think I will first talk about a man I know who is extremely wealthy and in his fifties. I first knew him when he was married to someone else and our kids were close at one time quite a few years ago in my...

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    BEAUTIFUL WOLVES - They Need Help

    3 years ago

    I'm not going to go on and on about animal rights and what we need to do. The main reason I'm writing this hub is because my little one who is seven has been very worried about animals (especially wolves) becoming "instinked." This is how she...

  • VIRTUAL FANTASIES
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    VIRTUAL FANTASIES

    3 years ago

    Sexy sci-fi fun!

  • THE MAN WITH TWO HEADS - Fantasy
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    THE MAN WITH TWO HEADS - Fantasy

    8 years ago

    "You know honey, last night I heard you whisper some very naughty things." I continued speaking to him as he sat at our kitchen table and I paced the room with excitement. I started to purr the way he likes it in the morning. "This is one of my...

  • TEEN PORTRAITS - Self Esteem
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    TEEN PORTRAITS - Self Esteem

    6 years ago

    It is interesting that I'm here writing about this subject now that I have entered my mid-forties. I guess you can say that I'm kind of revisiting my youth, but you can also say that "self esteem" in teenagers is a very important issue. I have...

  • Did You Hear About The Morgans? - Rental Movie Review
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    Did You Hear About The Morgans? - Rental Movie Review

    8 years ago

    Starring: Hugh Grant & Sarah Jessica Parker, Directed By (could not find his/her name on DVD).....Wow! Shocker! I am reviewing this movie because it was one of the biggest disappointments EVER!!!! When I first saw this trailer, I was so excited...

  • Diary Of A Wimpy Kid - Movie Review
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    Diary Of A Wimpy Kid - Movie Review

    8 years ago

    When I decided to take my kids to the movie "DIARY OF A WIMPY KID," I prepared myself for lots of butt jokes, fat jokes, geeky kids and disgusting food stuff. I mean this is the "norm" at any school whether it is elementary or middle school or any...

  • VIRTUAL BIRTHDAY - Happy Birthday
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    VIRTUAL BIRTHDAY - Happy Birthday

    8 years ago

    Wow! The birthday wishes were divine! Many from my friends on Facebook, text messages, phone calls and e-mails! Honestly, it still warms my heart thinking of all of my old friends and "virtual friends" leaving such wonderful wishes. It made me miss...

  • FITNESS - How To Be A Fit Mommy
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    FITNESS - How To Be A Fit Mommy

    8 years ago

    So, the other day I was driving my kids to school trying to organize my tasks for the day while I was listening to several conversations at once. The radio was blasting, my little girl was chatting about some "little" thing at her new school and my...

  • MAKING THE INVISIBLE VISIBLE - Inspirational
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    MAKING THE INVISIBLE VISIBLE - Inspirational

    8 years ago

    When I was a child I wanted to be a writer and a singer and I wrote in my diary every day. I began to write poetry and started writing songs by the time I was eight. I'm doing the exact same thing that I did then as a young child in my current life,...

  • MOON - Movie Review
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    MOON - Movie Review

    8 years ago

    So, the film "Moon" that came out in 2009 is a very strange film. Now that I got "that out of the way." ha This film was awarded "Official Entry" Award at the Sundance film festival in 2009. Now the reason I'm writing about this film in particular...

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    LOST BOY

    7 years ago

  • Make Money In The Music Industry
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    Make Money In The Music Industry

    8 years ago

    So, it is interesting being an artist these days. Not only is there more ways for anyone to upload their music, but almost anyone can make their songs available via e-mail or on the web. A lot of people I know in the industry are no longer pressing...

  • ARE U CLEAN - Poetry About Drug Use
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    ARE U CLEAN - Poetry About Drug Use

    8 years ago

    Are U Clean? Are you clean as your neighbor The one who sweeps the floor Or are you hiding in your shelter From the glowing uniform Did you forget your birthday Or just forget the time Does it seem like you are sleeping Through the crazy...

  • MY SON CALLED 911
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    MY SON CALLED 911

    8 years ago

    We all go through those precious times as we watch our children blossom into their own "little person" with all of their favorite things, silly words that they learned from friends at school, laughter after farting or their crazy butt jokes. Let's...

  • VIRTUAL VACATION
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    VIRTUAL VACATION

    8 years ago

    Oh my dear "virtual friends" and hubpages family I must let you know that it is time for me to bid "farewell" for a short while. You see my life has gotten quite busy and I need to focus on a few very important projects for the next couple of weeks....

  • VIRTUAL DEATH
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    VIRTUAL DEATH

    8 years ago

    I know the title of this hub IS a bit "shocking!" Listen, the last thing I want to do is put everyone reading this on a "downer" so please be patient as I explore the "humor" in "Virtual Life and Death" on the internet. You see most of my life is...

  • MUFFIN WARS
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    MUFFIN WARS

    8 years ago

    It is late in the evening and don't get me wrong, I have been thinking of you for quite a while. I wondered if you think of me too since I was your "creator" and I made you who you are today. When you came to me in "simple form" with all of your...

  • Valentine Gifts For Kids
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    Valentine Gifts For Kids

    5 years ago

    Valentines Day is not just for lovers! Family can enjoy it too!

  • JAMES BOND GIFTS
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    JAMES BOND GIFTS

    7 years ago

    I'm not going to bore you with all of the extra tidbits about each and every James Bond film. I have to say that since Daniel Craig joined the franchise, I have never been the same. The only other James Bond I ever liked was Sean Connery because he...

  • Valentine Gift Ideas For Him
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    Valentine Gift Ideas For Him

    5 years ago

    Ideas for your the "special man in your life."

  • Hubpages for DUMMIES
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    Hubpages for DUMMIES

    7 years ago

    Alright you genius of marketing! I bet you didn't think of this one...huh? Well, I want you to know that I have not fallen for your million dollar idea and just because I purchased a "pocket edition" of your book "Cocktails For Dummies" in the...

  • U R EVERYTHING - Love Poem
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    U R EVERYTHING - Love Poem

    7 years ago

    The wave in the water Makes me come undone A whisper from your breath Fills me up like the sun A touch of a swallow Brings me down like the shade My eyes are quite blurry Not like water, but lemonade I want to love you like the moon comes...

  • MEMORIES OF GEORGIA - My Grandmother
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    MEMORIES OF GEORGIA - My Grandmother

    7 years ago

    Another day and another hour, thinking of the times in my childhood in the South eating grapes from your vines on that long wooden fence. You were the light in my night and when mom disappeared one day suddenly...you gave me hope. I will never...

  • CASTING THE BIMBO
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    CASTING THE BIMBO

    8 years ago

    Let me explain. Growing up in Los Angeles and going through years of auditions left me with a sort of "BLAH" feeling. That is the best way to describe it. BLAH. It is not that I was NOT successful, the problem is my inner core got so ANNOYED by the...

  • That Darn Tooth Fairy
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    That Darn Tooth Fairy

    8 years ago

    So, this morning my ten year old son who usually cuddles me right when he wakes up stomped into the room yelling at the top of his lungs. I looked at him as I tried to pour some coffee and decided to wait for the tantrum to end before I spoke. I...

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    SEXY HUBS

    7 years ago

    So, I decided to put all of the links to my "sexy hubs" on this one. I thought it would be fun incase you were "in the mood" to indulge yourself tonight! Sometimes I find it hard to read a hub and then surf for another "hub" on another "Hubbers"...

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    ROBOMAN

    9 years ago

    Good morning darling! It is so nice to see you looking the way you do as the sun shines down on you in my lovely kitchen. I must write a thank you letter to your parents who have a very strange last name. Mattel & Co. seems a bit "over the top"...

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    MY ZEN GARDEN

    7 years ago

    I remember the first time I walked in my garden before I bought my home many years ago. I felt a sort of spiritual and peaceful feeling as I walked the many cobblestone paths. The home is an authentic mid-century home with one side lined with glass...

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    TOFURKY REVIEW

    9 years ago

    So I did not think I would be writing about my Thanksgiving meal the "day of," but after I spent quite a few hours cooking today I decided to write! Since we ate a bit earlier then usual because the kids were getting a bit too "hungry," it worked...

  • Johnny Depp Sexy?
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    Johnny Depp Sexy?

    2 years ago

    Did I get to vote? No! This is my point! Team Johnny or Team Rob......

  • PAST THE HUNGER
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    PAST THE HUNGER

    9 years ago

    You know a funny thing happens when you no longer eat the yolk of the egg or pass up your favorite dessert. Strange things happen when you decide to change your life in little ways and when you do a sort of "euphoria" sets in. Nature is a beautiful...

  • HOLIDAY TIPS AND HUBS FOR EVERYONE
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    HOLIDAY TIPS AND HUBS FOR EVERYONE

    8 years ago

    Never hurts to be a bit silly, but on a serious note this holiday season is going to be hard for a lot of people. I thought since this is the season to "give" and be "thankful," I would share some hubs with you that I think fit this theme or offer...

  • VIRTUAL ADDICTION
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    VIRTUAL ADDICTION

    9 years ago

    I can't remember how it happened or actually "when" it got to a place of no return. I spent many years just e-mailing on aol, hotmail, yahoo and network solutions and somehow by 2007 I was on about ten social sites with a blackberry in hand and a...

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    Natural Secrets For All Flu Prevention

    5 years ago

    Get ready for flu season NOW! Easy steps of natural prevention will help you through this flu season, especially young children who get sick easily when other kids are sick.

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    RETROSEXUAL

    9 years ago

    So, let me explain. It seems that there is a new word for people who look for “ex” flames on Facebook. If you do or have done, you are now considered a “Retrosexual.” Another way to use the word is “Retrosexing” which is another way of...

  • Cloudy With A Chance OF Meatballs - Movie Review
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    Cloudy With A Chance OF Meatballs - Movie Review

    8 years ago

    Well, who would have thought? I LOVED this movie! Not only did it have my favorite foods making their appearances throughout the film, but my old friend Mr. “T” made an appearance also! Who could beat that? Without giving away the plot line or...

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    Hubs That Keep On Giving

    8 years ago

    Well, it is always nice to see people who take the time to help others here on hubpages. Not only are they sharing great information, but they are helping others at the same time. I wanted to share a few that I thought you may benefit from. The...

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    FANTASY MAN

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    Love my perfect man. Not!

  • Margie Is Homeless
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    Margie Is Homeless

    9 years ago

    I felt compelled to write this today because you see I cried for hours after meeting Margie last week at my children’s school. Margie is seven years old and is in my daughter’s class and last year she lived in a nice home with her mother, father...

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    COOL HUBS I LIKE

    9 years ago

    Since I started here at HubPages a couple of months ago, I have seen quite a few hubs that interest me. Ofcourse I can not possibly remember all the one's that I have read (a lot!), but sometimes I "cut n paste" the url address of some of the hubs...

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    THE FRENCH MILLIONAIRE

    8 years ago

    I was only eighteen when he saw me in a bar at a fancy restaurant in Beverly Hills many years ago. I was sitting next to the actor Jack Nicolson who had just offered me orange juice because I never liked the taste of any kind of booze. I was wearing...

  • PUBLIC VS PRIVATE SCHOOLS - America and England
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    PUBLIC VS PRIVATE SCHOOLS - America and England

    2 years ago

    I have had my children in both public and private schools in the US and the UK.

  • THREE UNKNOWN ARTISTS
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    THREE UNKNOWN ARTISTS

    9 years ago

    After reading all sorts of articles on famous painters and discussing a close friends collection of Chagall, I decided to display some of the paintings that I have in my home. One artist was a very successful commercial artist in London and the...

  • THE MEMORY OF MY MOTHER
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    THE MEMORY OF MY MOTHER

    9 years ago

    My mother in the 60's Well, it finally happened. I decided to write about my mother who died when I was eight years old. I actually wrote a screenplay about my life story many years ago and it was so painful when it came to writing about my...

  • NEVER SAYING NO
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    NEVER SAYING NO

    9 years ago

    "Hello, nice to see you my friend! You know I was wondering if you wanted to fly off of a building tonight and jump a cloud or two together?" "Sounds great, where do we take off from? "Wait a minute, I thought you would say NO for sure!" "Why?"...

  • NEUROTICA
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    NEUROTICA

    9 years ago

    "You Can't Fall So Hard, You Can't Lose Control, You Can't Break Your Heart, For Someone You Don't Even Know." These are lyrics from a song "You Can't Fall So Hard" that I wrote in 1998 after witnessing many crazed fans freaking out for famous...

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    MY LOVE AFFAIR WITH CHOCOLATE

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    I remember the first time I felt the taste on my tongue and I couldn't even speak yet! I must of gurgled in a very excited way with a giggle or two mixed in. Then I must of yelled at my mother or father in a very loud way with a word that resembled...

  • THE FIRESTARTER AND THE HURRICANE
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    THE FIRESTARTER AND THE HURRICANE

    9 years ago

    Well, the morning started out with high winds and cloudy skies. I should have known that this was not a normal "weather report" for this time of year here in Sunny California. This was the weather report on "behavior" inside my household and it had...

  •  GREAT BOOKS FOR SEXY AND TRAGIC WOMEN
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    GREAT BOOKS FOR SEXY AND TRAGIC WOMEN

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  • COFFEE WITH AN ALIEN
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    COFFEE WITH AN ALIEN

    9 years ago

    Interior: Coffee Shop. Hollywood (Guy in coffee shop is talking to someone across from him who you don't see.) GUY: You see, you have nothing to worry about. You are going to live forever, unless you "crash" or something. You don't have to think...

  • THE FIRESTARTER AND THE DEVIL
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    THE FIRESTARTER AND THE DEVIL

    9 years ago

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  • MUSICIANS - Growing Up With A Jazz Man
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    MUSICIANS - Growing Up With A Jazz Man

    6 years ago

    Who could imagine that I would write about my father ten years after he passed away. Some times when you write about someone who is famous in their own right, it is hard to actually talk about how it was growing up with such a force. I would...

  • AIN'T LIFE GRAND - Inspirational
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    AIN'T LIFE GRAND - Inspirational

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    I so want to make you feel better today after you read this. I'm not going to teach you anything or preach to you about something that I know nothing about. I'm not in the mood to research anything right now, but I'm in the mood to reach out to...

  • A Tribute To My Southern Grandmother
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    A Tribute To My Southern Grandmother

    7 years ago

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    VANILLA ICE - in the 90's

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    HE MOVED ME IN THE MOONLIGHT

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    HUBS HUBBA HUBBA - For Brand New Hubbers

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    An American Mom Lives in England for a Year

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