No matter how much I change, I'll always be me.
Time to speak-up and have our REAL burgers!!!
There is lovers. Married folks. But not friends.
Are you able to measure a second? Or a moment?
Non or Non-non? You call it.
Here, yesterday, future--one line connecting.
Are the rocky hills nature's way of defeating our life?
Sorry. This is a narrative, not a comical script.
Weddings as a rule, are designed to be happy. Sometimes.
Once you have your first Purple Martins, you will have fun taking care of them and their homes.
This main dish has been around for years, but is still as delicious as ever.
Watch out, hot summer days! Cool peach ice cream has this.
You can walk on it. Kick it into a weakling's sand. Leave your lover's footprints in it.
She was simply one of a kind.
Many times, the older staples are the best.
Mild, warm or super-hot, people love homemade things.
If you eat one of these burgers, you will be hooked. Be forewarned.
This food is not for everyone, but everyone who tries them, likes them.
This dish is so delicious to be so good.
A palace on rails. That's what I found.
Cap or hat? Only Kate knows for sure.
Beware! Not as much of aggravating folks, but the people who work in the store.
A woman's nails do so much, but ask so little.
Waking and walking change places in times past.
Question: was the saloon girl what made the Old West popular or visa versa?
If the things on this hub does not apply to you, you might be smart.
I do urge you to read this hub. Not because I wrote it, but because it felt good to produce it.
The history-making idea that stated a major teen fad.
"Those were the days, my friend," Mary Hopkin, you were so wrong.
Just a note about my hometown.
Make sure that no matter how high or low that your voice is, please make sure it is heard, not discarded. This is a favor I ask of you.
Underwear: unseen, but needed.
Learn how to avoid the temptation to flirt with a girl in church.
Is there really beauty in all things?
Believe it or not, there are unassuming, uneventful folks out there.
Old in age as it can be, chopping cotton can be considered an art.
Each pain that hurts, also heals
There is always some young person feeling this same notion every day.
Figuring out what's real and what's imaginary is the problem.
All aboard! Guess which transportation here.
Believe me. This can be done.
It's here. Graduation. If you graduated, then you do not need me to write you anything here.
The storied spiritual teachings in India tell us that all forms of life is sacred, and not to be pestered or killed
Accidents may not be as frequent as heart beats, but we all have to answer to ourselves.
If you have a Type-A personality, read this.
Raging light of day so shine, dry, laugh and dance.
Is there really such a thing as a "blind date?"
A common question about a very sensitive item.
There's nothing to compare with being in the company of a lovely girl and watching her cook.
Every guy will always have "that first" and he'll never forget her.
Be careful when sitting outside, because you never know what or who is yelling.
Hate to say it, but annoying folks is a part of life that we do not like. This is why I work to not do that.
Next time you visit a restaurant, and get served by a crafty waitress, then you haven't read this hub.
Teachers with anger management problems are still around.
I hate being lonely. It gets really old.
Bet you thought I was going to say MacGyver.
Just an old-fashioned love song.
One day soon. Very soon. Heroes of all color, name, and code, will gather to just reap their eternal rewards, not to face judgement.
A man's days are counted one by one
You will never look at a watermelon the same way after reading this hub.
It's not a hit song by Corey Hart from the 1980's. It's a fact.
This is gonna be a very serious hub.
Just offering this free help for your next hayride in fall of 2021.
If you only knew the back history of bacon. I tell you that this will shock you.
Remember sock hop's? Oh, yeah, man. Can you dig it?
Who doesn't like eating lobsters? Lots of people, but there are the catches.
They are here. Gone tomorrow. Why do we not take time to know them?
Modern logging has sweated a long way, baby.
Sometimes we gaze at a distant, blurred star while true beauty walks on by.
These two things might be my two dreams, but yours as well.
The untold truth is finally told about why men and women wear nice clothing.
I'm sure that the C.I.A. could have used this when I was a kid.
Just look sometime. Life does have similar things.
Just felt like it was "his" time.
Many times, some things that are most-simple, do the best for all.
God loves me so much that He felt it prudent that I put in the work to get to know my wife before I asked her to be my wife.
Love is so fickle.
Ever think about our friend, the porch swing?
I'm an old guy. Although I do appreciate how beautiful that God made females. But I am confused about majorettes.
I admit it. I tried very hard to climb trees. I failed. That's the breaks.
Right now, I feel like Hubpage's biggest idiot.
It's gone now. The All-Day Singing and Dinner on The Ground. I would wager that there were a lot of tears shed because of it.
With change comes a bit of happiness, but a lot of friction.
I've saw many old wooden fences, but none of them ever repaired. And I have to wonder why.
On this tour, take a look at what an outdoor toilet really means.
One thing's for sure. Men and shaving is still with us.
What holds a simple, common flower plant, especially when it is compared to death?
An old guy just viewed his last vapor of life. What a epitaph
I am shaking with fear at writing this piece. Why? Because I've never written about barb wire fences. They hate me from a kid.
This subject just may be "the" one hub that does get a lot of attention, but not for the obvious, worldly reason.
Learning is not just received insdie a classroom.
Everyone loves to hear compliments. Especially if they are about a good-looking guy, someonethat I used to dream about.
If so, would you please explain it to me?
Life is a far cry from being a museum. Those are mostly priceless relics. So I want to talk about life's who may look like relics, but far from it.
Don't believe that animals talk? Then listen more carefully.
We're born. We live. We work. We retire (with our loved ones). But over the years we have overlooked some very important tools.
It's high time that we crayfish lovers, make an intelligent choice today of which it is . . .crayfish or crawfish.
Driving a truck has to be stressful and hard work. So why I do not want to drive a truck?
She was all that she became.
Sad and true. I apologize to all of our women.
The choices of tasty food in life are endless. None better than corn on the cob.
Sometimes, life has sad things. Then again, life itself is sad if wisdom is not used.
The next time you are talking to someone, count the many mis-used words and phrases.
Did you ever think that this guy could be so important?
What has old-fashioned cooking come to?
The first time I laid eyes on "her" I instantly fell in love. There are many, even today, do not understand the relationship that me and TV had.
It was time that "I" took a shot at this subject.
A true story. You just need to read this to feel my pain.
Love to one person may become blurred while another lover seems to vanish.
This is a very rare event as seen through my eyes.
This is dedicated to our mule, "Gray Bones," who was more than an animal, but a dear friend and family member.
The world could have total peace if shoppers knew how to get along.
Who really does spend more time in the mirror, women or men?
And just think, us guys could have given animals for showing our love to our companions
I wish that Harry Nilsson were here to help write this hub.
As far as mankind has been around here, so has love. No use trying to give the entire hiistory here, but not so long ago, love started to grow muggy and hard to understand.
Dirty, muddy, stubborn, just three adjectives to describe our lovable friends: Pigs. But this hub speaks about one pig who won his battle for life.
If a ventroloquist can throw his (her) voice to cause a cabbage to talk, then why can't a pretty woman speak volumes so fluently, and correctly?
This image from the early south was certainly not a fanciful event, but these "rolling stores" helped to save many lives.
Here's a "small" look at fleas.
When our spirits fail, it's similar to a wall of domioes' falling. But when our words fail, we feel almost nothing, but a crippling of our thoughts.
I have heard this song once. Now as an adult, I crave to hear it.
A look at nature's most-colorful and strangest food.
Time for a bit of anger, by mostly women, who cannot vote clearly as to which is more popular with out without a hat.
If you want to talk about defense, then you only have to look at the old-fashioned screen door.
Many times we see and appreciate the most-common things then cry when they are gone.
Innocent, safe, and happy things. Ice cream cones match these adjectives but this sweet food can be dangerous.
They are not around any longer. The common brush arbors were true places of worship for believers in the infant steps of our nation.
Life is a lot of things. Happiness, peace, and safety, to name a few. But take a look at how important the shoelace really is, then compare them to high heels.
Right now, I really feel cheap. And a bit not "playing with a full deck." I ran a hub about "Talking to Hay Stacks," and I felt that it was only fair to see how these huge, industrial smoke stacks feel about their liv
Have you ever wondered at some of the things that make up our world? I have. It can be fun and very enlightening.
Frankly, I do not know. Although at my current age I have witnessed death and it is never kind. So goes the death of our one kind area where we could forget our worries. The drive-in's.I am proud to give Peter, Paul and Mary a free plug here.
Just the snack to start that Christmas get-together. A pecan roll is delicious, easy to fix, and the best thing. There will not be any left.
Hate to say it, but it has to be said. I preface this short piece not as much in written-debasing (the) subject, but to show that I do have some compassion.
This is a true story. No names were changed to protect the innocent because there was no one innocent to be found.
Welcome to MY most-precious food recipe. I've kept this a secret since the day that I joined HubPages. Hope you will enjoy. And Happy Thanksgiving.
This piece is lovingly-dedicated to my mother and those like her who endured many obstacles in order to help feed their families.
The long and short of it. The 1957 Chevrolet was arguably "the" most-popular "chick magnet" ever to roll across the road. With the exception of the Corvette.
Time was, the new came upon the scene, and loved by all, but only for awhile. No difference in the things we cherished.
From fig leaves to tap shoes for the late Gregory Hines. It is important just how much clothing has changed in our years, and has not.
You and I could have met hundred's of special folks, but I can assure you that you will not meet anyone as colorful ad my buddy, Dave.
I shall never forget the fifth day of May, 1966, when a gentle breeze blew around me as I was taking a needed break from the cramming for mid-terms. A miraculous, angelic vision pierced my sight and heart, an experience that resulted in this journal entry and poem.
We only see with the physical eye, but the most memorable sight we shall ever see is when we see with the soul. The author shares the kindred spirit of a bridge from his youth, and how the bridge's spirit strengthened the bond with his parents and helped guide his purpose in life. An essay memoir.
I hope that one day I will be able to present a happy-go-lucky, dance-in-the-daisies, care-free hub. I really do. But not now.
What can be as simple as an old-fashioned tree swing? And who has not learned the value of building their imagination at an early age as they stayed on tree swings for hours.
What things come to mind when a true Southerner is asked about his lifestyle? The most likely reply will be one of memories and experiences of sweet iced tea, Southern belles and blood hounds--no joke!
If you are or were a teenager in our Olden Days, when things were so simple, then you parents "punished" you for makng you "work" on occasion.
At the age I am now, 66, and proud of it, I find that the older I get the more I am looking back to appreciate the things that I missed before.
Yes, we are human. Even us males. Sure I am aware that there are some wives and girlfriends who will dispute this, but it is true. My statement: I wish that I could have met a gorgeous French girl while in World War II
The human touch is the most overlooked, disregarded, and taken for granted of all our human senses and limbs. And we still do not know how much power (that) touch has.
Sadly, there are a lot of myths and misconceptions that have accompanied the people who have been insulted by being called lazzy. Oh, if I do not start weeping, I may finish this piece.
Time for a fun hub. A piece that you can just "sink your teeth into" this offering. I tried my best to not mis-read the ingredients.
Why is smoking cigarettes such a tool used in the rites for teenage passage? Ever asked why? Not until now.
It takes all kids of people--the silent, the loud, the proper and the outlandish. I wonder which of these are used to oil the wheels?
Silently, slowly and surely age, like life, either takes its toll or lives-out a fruitful life lived way past the rumor.
Once a new building of lumber and tin, now sits deserted, kissed by winter winds.
Most Americans, Christians, take part in the Halloween to do and it is for the kids who dress for the ghoulish holiday.
TV was an infant one day far in back time. It grew. And grew. Now TV is not an adult, but a monster with 21,000 minds.
Is like so thin, so fragile, that we have lost the eyesight and insight to stand confidently as we learn from the arena of life.
Since there are so such people as hobo’s, we can arrive at this juncture that hobo’s can be viewed in a different light. Then there are those with the gift of self-expression.
Teen years and young adulthood can be a confusing time. Conversations, and meetings don't always go smoothly. Feelings can be hurt. Here are five tips to help making friends a little easier and friendships more permanent.
No one really knows how to successfully argue. That is until now.
Sometimes, one phrase or two, when spoken by a few, becomes not only an annoyance, but a point of pure hatred.
Topics such as this one in 2020, honestly, should be thrown into the trash. That sums it up alright. Then again I may be trying to trick you for fun.
Not kite-flying. Not farming in Kansas, but the obnoxious, intolerant, and those people who we first loved once on a time, but now we see them for what they are: 100 percent pure pests.
We can all celebrate the wonderful emotion, love, but, as the Common Man Law of Physics says that for every positive movement in the universe, there is also a negative movement. Breaking-up is that negatve movement, but with a bit of humor.
It has been said for eons that mankind's best friend is his dog. This is both true and false. I am going to talk about those rebellious, always-angry dogs that cannot be tamed.
Any way you slice it, great designing for your birdhouse pays off. If you are in a sideline business or for personal happiness, creation is the key.
Every life has "that" moment. Sometimes soon. Sometimes later. But all absolute for the man or woman. who has lived a strong soul and yet so naive to see the opaque world at large. Woe unto the young.
Birdhouses can be deceiving. Some look peaceful with sparkling roofs, but a close look shows just how important those 45 degree cuts can be.
There is no such of a thing as a “perfect” birdhouse. If there were, I wouldn’t own my own birdhouse business or be giving you these free exterior tips on how to help your birdhouse look near perfect.
You would not think that by just glancing at plow lines and callused hands, these two creations would do anything to help progress the area of the south land.
Birdhouses are not just for the retired or bored. If a pattern or system is used, building birdhouses can be fun, relaxing, and could be an extra income.
There are no ways to sensibly or respectfully enough to really tell the hidden-truth about a real clown. A professional clown. A clown who is adored by all age brackets.
The author relates his true-story romance as it happened in Hamilton, Alabama, with the Southern humor only he can tell. Vintage photos from the 1960s' era and a bit of French history regarding two pencil-sharpener patents are included.
During World Wars I and II, the United States was reluctant to go to war, but when the international climate looked bleak, posters were one way to stimulate support for military action.
Chases, for the most part, have prizes, pleasure and nice feelings. At least some do.
What about the headline, you are thinking? Well,I will tell you what's not. A mystery novel about Charlie Chan and The Dark Pier Burglar.
Sure this is very dramatic. But so was getting by from day-to-day. In came the root cellars.
Summary: There are people who dictate and deserve a long sum of their life’s activities, and then there are people like George Washington Carver who doesn’t dictate, but does DESERVE a long sum of credit for their live’s achievements.
For the last few months, I have found that no matter when I search for a certain item, I am rewarded with the item I wanted. The hub below speaks of that fact.
Ten in all, working together in total unison. If our fingers were a ballet company they would not need rehearsal because they work so smoothly.
Once again I find myself in a nostalgic state of mind. I recall helping my dad hang pork pieces inside a smoke house. At age seven, as it is now, what a memorable experience.
Once, she came, loved and faded into a beautiful, and hidden place. What about her lover?
Not too many beautiful souls (female) dare to live too high, but at the same time, they live safely.
No summary can cover, much less measure just how painful that the little boys of our world suffer each day.
If you like foods that are not only delicious, but a bit dangerous, then this recipe is for you. Try it. Many have, and love it.
Fried Chicken if (a) adjective can used to describe this dish that never gets old, then chalk-up the word with "enduring," to describe the recipe that Pam Avery and Alexis Nash designed.
Fading, the verb, can easily apply to clothing styles, music, speech, and yes, the all-American “Enjoyment Event,” square dancing.
You would expect that the people I am talking about would be the librarians or lone security guards. Nope. Read the rest of my hub and know the truth.
There they are, standing in the cold rain, or maybe cooking in the 101 Daytona sun. But they are there. Strong, loyal, and we count on them, sometimes not enough.
Ravens, like unsolved mysteries, are still flying today. Still laughing if only to each other. Ravens love, but it is often misunderstood. Still, the ravens live.
Watches, people, and trains. All run on a set timetable, not being late, doing the best that they can. I write this with a disappointment in my heart about abandoned school buses.
You may think that angels of those in books, photos, and theater work depends on the facts of the fantasy the are presented. We need to open our understanding of angels so we can fully-understand.
Believe me, there was this one time of shining moments, that were filled with high measures of fun, adventure, heated love and fear. The Old Mariners, God bless you.
Many times in life we see what we want to see and hear what we want to hear and live so snugly as “other” life forms are in front of us. Then we are stunned at what God has finished.
Little boy to adult man and what goes on during those years. Some days, a crying, crawling baby of learning. As years go by, a toddler, a tyke and ready to board his brand-new bike. Then little boy turns into manhood.
The truly beautiful girls of the deep south have never, nor will be compared or described by mortal man or unseen beings.
Men, especially the men of the 1950's and even the "Swinging 60's," I hope that this piece will send you a lot of enjoyment. It did me.
Just how far will the question, 'Just how far,' will one go?