When you see someone worthy of admiration, admire them. If they are worthy of praise, praise them. Should they desire your affection, shower them in it. In the end, a full gesture travels the world twice over.
Is it better to suffer an abundance of life than the lack thereof? Perhaps the grass isn't greener on the other side. Do not envy those who have what you do not, but make the best of what lies before you here and now.
It's nice to find someone, somewhere you can be with them, and just let the world melt away. An acquaintance, a friend, a lover, it really doesn't matter who. So long as you become the center of everything, that is the moment you desire.
Life can be rough without partners to carry you through to the future. Hang in there, stop running away, and embrace the battles that need to be fought.
Love is most often easily compared to war, and you must be careful not to lose yourself on the battlefield.
This piece is a fond recollection of the suffering I willfully caused myself in life, and a reminder of where I come from. If you strive for a better future, even the darkest of hours can seem like the brightest of times.
As a romantic at heart, you're bound to run into some moments that just don't coalesce with your desired reality. Take the blows, pour the pain into your art, and keep on loving. This is a piece reflecting those very sentiments.
This is a story based on true events, written for someone who requested I write a sensational piece on a day in the life of younger me. Life used to be a constant struggle, everything seemed against me, and that life has inspired some excellent introspective writing.
This is a piece written for me by a former lover. So, I suppose you can say that I inspired the piece. The rights to the piece were gifted to me, and so I'd like to share it with my community.
This is a piece about a woman who cannot see her own greatness, but everyone around her stands in awe of it.
It takes a woman's strength to pull a man from his darkest of self-reflections, and it takes a man to squander her efforts in the coldest of fashion.
This is a poem in which I'm having a harsh conversation with myself about the choices I have made, taking responsibility, and overcoming that journey.
Being scared of love and attachment is a real affliction, and the way that fear manifests itself can be devastating. This is a poem explaining the experience of that phenomena.
This is a poem I wrote while questioning whether or not to reveal my true feelings to someone I was interested in.
This is a poem told from the perspective of an active shooter. I was challenged by a friend to write some edgier poetry, and this is what I came up with.
This is a poem I wrote when I first became homeless, and I met a woman who helped me at my lowest point.
This guide is going to lay out the best stealth build for you to utilize within your playthrough of "Cyberpunk 2077". Whether you're just starting out, or you're looking to try a new playstyle, this guide has all of your desired stealth-style information.
This is a little piece I came up with while in a depressed state, feeling alone, and overall letting go of hope. I want to hang onto the idea that suffering never needs to be done in isolation nor silence, but sometimes it feels like it does. Perhaps this is a wishful piece.
In this article, I will attempt to spread some awareness on the topic of what it looks like when someone suffers a mental breakdown. From how others treat someone suffering a breakdown to how the breakdown feels, I hope to enlighten the community at large.
What's the best culture to choose in "Bannerlord"? How should I place my skills? What are the best weapons? This article seeks to answer every question a beginner could have about "Mount & Blade II: Bannerlord."
This is a piece inspired by an activity we did at Coastal Star. We were given the words: Resiliency, Freedom, Mindfulness, Obstacle, and Conflict. I chose to write a poem using the word prompt offered to us. I really asked myself, who am I?
This article sets out to tell you everything you need to know about Coastal Star, a crisis recovery program in Southern California. From core principles and values to what it's like to live in the program, you'll find everything you need to know here.
This piece is inspired by those people who leave our lives just as swiftly as they entered. Sometimes you meet a person in a fiery embrace only to be left out in the freezing cold before you've even realized you've been let go. Hang onto those who stick around.
This is a piece inspired by a recent romantic interest who made interacting with her feel like a rollercoaster ride out of hell. You can't always be certain the angel you're dealing with isn't the devil in disguise.
This is a piece inspired by a recent group therapy session I took part in. It is rare a group therapy offers anyone the personal attention they truly need, but at least we can pull some inspiration from it in some way.
This is a piece inspired by the administrator of the crisis recovery home in which I'm staying. I told everyone to pick a topic, any topic, and he told me, "Aliens destroyed my pirate ship!"
This piece is about a romantic interest that inspired me to explore my powerlessness in the world. I spend so much time fighting the flow of things, that perhaps it is okay to let the tide sweep you away some time. Let the God within you guide the way.
This piece was inspired by my recent return to a higher power. It isn't a God, it isn't some sort of spiritual mumbo jumbo, it is within me and those worthy of being around me.
This piece was inspired by recent events in my life that led me to throw my entire situation into turmoil. Though life could always be worse, I find myself dwelling on the fact this is the lowest I've ever been.
This piece was inspired by a recent romantic interest who, quite honestly, scares the hell out of me. We are so similar, and yet we are so drastically different. Rubber and glue tend to make bad bedfellows.
This is a piece I wrote while thinking about how I've spent a lot of time running away from my problems rather than facing them. In running away from your problems, you tend to lose yourself in the process.
A poem born from romantic inspiration that quickly turned into an introspective nightmare. Luckily, nightmares too shall pass, even if we feel like we are drowning in them.
This is a piece inspired by the yearly announcement by the DHS of, "increased threat of domestic violent extremism," despite also claiming they have, "no indicators of any imminent, nor credible threats." They never want us to forget who holds the reins.
A thank you, shoutout, recognition, and critical article focusing on my experience here on HubPages, and winning my first Hubbie Award. It's been a good run, and I'd like to address everyone collectively. It feels weird winning an award for my writing.
This guide seeks to answer any question a beginner might have about how to succeed in "State of Decay 2". From the basics of which map is best to what community members you should start with, this guide has the answers to every question you should be asking.
To be sexually assaulted is often colloquially defined, and the trauma of being sexually assaulted swept under the rug by law enforcement, witnesses, and perpetrators. This article is about what it is like to be sexually assaulted from a firsthand perspective.
No matter who you are, where you're going, nor what you're doing, you play a crucial role in my world. This is my early response to my own challenge request for Brenda Arledge's week 35 prompt for the newly originated word, "sonder."
A little late to the party, but this is my response to Brenda Arledge's word prompt from week 32, "Fear." We can all relate to wanting to fit in, but some will try to fit in at the expense of everyone around them, and fear is the biggest motivator for it all.
This guide seeks to tell you exactly what you need in order to have the best beginner's build in "Tom Clancy's The Division 2". From specialization and how to spend your points to what weapons and armor you'll need, this guide will give you everything you need to know to get the best build.
Are the "Star Wars" Hero Series 12" action figures worth buying? Do children enjoy playing with them? How sturdy and versatile are they? Here's everything you need to know.
The most common downfall for anyone trying to remain on the path to properly addressing their mental health, is a lack of honest self-scrutiny. In order to overcome your problems with mental health, you must learn to be able to scrutinize yourself in an honest way.
From which weapon class to use, to the order in which you'll need to focus on obtaining units, this guide seeks to inform you of everything you need to know as a beginner in "Conqueror's Blade." This easy-to-read walkthrough will set you on the road to success in every battle.
A review of "Gloria Victis" from Black Eye Games. It's an excellent medieval MMO for any fan of the genre, but it just wasn't my cup of tea. Here's what I want you to know about the game and why you should at least give it a chance.
A poem dedicated to the birthday of someone who came into my life recently. Silence, silent contemplation can be a tempting mistress, but nothing grand and worth pursuing has ever been silent for long. This poem explores the fight against silence.
An article exploring the ever-increasing presence of invasive cultures in the United States of America. Invasive cultures are any cultures that force themselves upon the public at the expense of the public's social infrastructure, most often pushed by those abusing their influence and power.
This article attempts to explore the naturally occurring feelings of different groups of people as it concerns levels of racism in specific racial groups. White-identifying people won the title of, "most racist demographic in America."
A poem that combines every word of Brenda Arledge's word prompts from weeks 1-20. This piece is a blend of my negative and positive feelings about myself, and life in general.
The best hero in "Star Wars Battlefront II" is most definitely Bossk because he can control the entire field by himself. This guide will tell you exactly how to build Bossk in order to dominate the competition and prove to you that he is unarguably the best.
Everything you need to know in order to beat the Cayo Perico heist in "GTA V" quickly and easily. From setup to the finale, this guide is going to help you make as much money as you can in the most efficient way possible.
This is a personal review that encompasses everything you will need to know before purchasing the Blood Angel Primaris Space Marine Hellblaster action figure from McFarlane Toys. It's a must-have for any true fan of "Warhammer 40,000."
This review covers what you need to know before buying the Adepta Sororitas Battle Sister action figure from McFarlane Toys. From manufacturer specs to my personal experience with the product, this article sets out to review the Battle Sister action figure in full.
The best start in "Kenshi" is "The Slaves," and this guide is going to set out all the reasons you need to choose it, the strategy for it, and how to eventually escape it!
The best class and build in "Star Wars Knights of the Old Republic II: The Sith Lords" would have to be the Jedi Consular. The Jedi Consular has the ability to be the best and strongest class above all others. This guide will tell you exactly how and why to build the Jedi Consular as the best ever!
The best class and build for "Star Wars Knights of the Old Republic" is within the Scout class. This guide is going to help you in getting the most you can out of your "KotOR" experience.
A guide for choosing the best class and how to properly build that class in "Star Wars Battlefront II." The best class is the Officer class, and they're the right choice if you want to come out on top in every game.
A collection of useful information to help you deal with a rude landlord who mistreats tenants. Holding a landlord accountable is a process that begins the moment you are handed the lease.
This is a collection of everything you need to know in order to have the best character build for "Fallout: New Vegas." Whether you are trying to survive through hardcore difficulty or you're taking a leisurely stroll, this guide will set you on the proper path to success in the Mojave.
My response to Brenda Arledge's word prompt for week 7, which is the word hope. I don't need hope to strive onward, but pain is a muse I love to hate. My son deserves better, and I'll ensure he has all the hope in the world.
Want to invade your rival's Forward Operating Base (FOB) without being detected? These tips, tricks, and equipment suggestions will help you do just that!
A review of the story, combat, difficulty, and other elements of "XCOM: Enemy Unknown." I'll explain why you should or shouldn't buy this turn-based tactical classic.
My response to Jodah, John Hansen's, writing prompt. This one was really fun because it actually made writing as difficult as it was simplistic in concept. A little piece about the path of a modern hero.
A little tale inspired by recent events at Moss Creek Apartments in Garden Grove, California. The bandit came, they defaced my car, and the havoc they caused reverberated across the entire globe changing it forever.
A piece inspired by Brenda Arledge in her article "Poetry: Word Prompts Help Creativity / Week 3." This is a little piece about being unfaithful.
Tips for beating "The Outer Worlds" on supernova difficulty. From the basics of choosing your gender to the crucial choice of attribute placement, this guide covers it all. Supernova difficulty takes about 45 hours to complete, but this guide can shorten that time.
A quick and easy-to-read guide for beating platinum-difficulty APEX missions without any real hassle. Photos included. With this guide, you won't need to worry about the difficulty of platinum missions ever again.
A little piece written about opposing views and the stance each side takes. There is no middle-ground, only admitting you hold the other person in contempt of your beliefs.
A little piece about my new home, and how it is my hidden paradise. Through trouble and toil we've made it to a place of relaxation.
Gender is a spectrum, unarguably, but what does that mean? We are going to explore some interpretations of this popularly-misused phrase, and give a concrete answer as to what it really means.
Being infected with Covid-19 was a very exciting experience for me. On top of the excitement was a major social altercation due to my infection. To call my experience unique is quite the understatement.
A recollection piece about the presidency of Donald J. Trump from the perspective of a willfully ignorant millennial. From overt hatred to constant misinformation, it was one hell of a ride we will all need to recover from.
A little piece about what I feel when looking at sociopolitical ideologues and their silly, useless arguments.
Keeping everyone alive on the suicide mission at the end of "Mass Effect 2" is as time-consuming as it is simplistic. All you have to do is talk to every single crew member, explore every planet, and do every loyalty mission!
A quick and easy-to-read guide that tells you how to get your "Mass Effect 2" DLC to work on Steam. It should take you less than thirty minutes to get it all up and running!
With the blatantly irresponsible mishandling of all things coronavirus, one can't help but come to the conclusion that this virus is more a social pathogen than anything to truly fear. Evidence manages to make it seem like the goal is to spread it even more efficiently.
The MelMelKat rechargeable hover soccer ball is a surprisingly cheap, well-made, and long-lasting toy that I can't help but recommend to anyone looking for a good stocking stuffer, or a neat little celebratory gift for their kids!
It is a rare occasion where a neighbor becomes physically threatening toward you, but you should know how to deal with it safely and legally regardless. This article addresses how to do just that, and how to deal with most issues that may arise.
The Ultramarines Primaris Assault Intercessor is a sturdy, versatile, and aesthetically pleasing toy! I recommend it to every fan, collector, and child alike!
Third in a possible series of letters that I'll never be sending to those they are addressed to. This one is meant for my father, and it will be the last thing ever said to him as I close the books on any connection we still have.
Second in a possible series of letters that I'll never be sending to those they are addressed to. This letter is to my mother, and though I have sent many letters to her in the past this one will be the last as I close the emotional books on our destructive connection.
A little piece about loving a woman you could never hold as your own. You want her, you had her, but she will never belong to you.
A little piece about pushing through adversity, and writing the story that you wish to tell in the world.
This is my response to Bill Holland's (BillyBuc) writing/photo challenge #5 (or is it another number?). A little tale about a man's life and his possessions. Let's follow him on his little tour, shall we?
A little piece looking at how humans interact with one another as time goes forward. It is as if we are paving the way for a regressing future.
First in a possible series of letters that I'll never be sending to those they are addressed to. This letter is addressed to myself, because who wouldn't want to go back and give our younger selves a leg up in those damaging situations we were left to solve on our own?
During the mostly-violent riots instigated by the Black Lives Matter movement, many challenged my stance on stating the fact that, "all lives matter," but that doesn't change that it is an accurate, and necessary statement to be making. All lives, every one of them, do matter. Don't let racism win!
A little piece I came up with when thinking about having to rush into the dangers of the world head-on, and how my own feelings of self-resentment hold me back. Sometimes we have to be our own shoulder to lean on.
A little piece about falling for the temptations of a lustful night with a beautiful woman. She walks a path of her own, and can't be tied down.
Beginners should always join the Kingdom of the Nords, and there is no arguing this fact. "Mount & Blade: Warband" fans will argue over this day and night, but the Nords will always be a beginner's best go-to.
This is a retelling and analysis based around true events. Law enforcement, at the very least, deserves the same impartial justice we all crave. This is especially true for those officers who end a life in the line of duty. If they fail to pull the trigger, the consequences can be dire.
In order to optimize your experience on Nar Shaddaa, you're going to need to know all the tips and tricks for losing chips as fast and efficiently as possible. The goal is to leave the casino with zero chips remaining as fast as possible.
A guide to the Jedi Sage class and its Telekinetics combat proficiency. Discover how to play the class and proficiency in the most efficient manner possible.
A little piece about growing up, striving through your every problem and defeating those who create them.
Introverts are notoriously quiet, and very few of them are truly comfortable with themselves as introverted individuals. This isn't because the introvert hates being introverted, it's because no one cares to really get to know them!
A quick and easy-to-read guide on the Jedi Sage class and its balance combat proficiency. This guide explains how to play the class and proficiency in the most efficient manner possible.
Buying a subscription to a free-to-play game is a rough decision for many in the gaming community. Do you buy that new game you've had your eye on, or do you drop some money on a monthly fee? You won't regret paying for a subscription at all. Here's why.
A little piece reflecting upon my feelings about everything occurring in the world right now. Whether it be the banality of internet exchanges or the gut-wrenching truths of injustice hitting close to home, it is all touched upon emotionally here in this piece.
HubPages has been a bittersweet experience for me as an author, and I'm more and more disinterested in the community the more I interact within it. Nonetheless, in keeping with cliche I've written a, "two-hundredth article," article that expresses my ongoing and evolving feelings.
Just a little piece about a perfect day at the beach for me.
A poem written while thinking about my family and how I used to treat myself while suffering form their abuse. Never again.
A little poem I came up with when thinking about the phrase, "It isn't enough to win, someone else must lose!"
Love awaits you at the end of the path, warrior. Keep fighting, pressing on, and don't become a part of the path. Leave the weak in the darkness where they choose to wallow, you are stronger than that.
We all have those special few that keep us swimming in the sea of life. Embrace them, love them, and never let them go. This is dedicated to my amazing girlfriend and life partner.
SARS-CoV-2 won't ever be putting a damper on my spirits. We are going to defeat it, even in the face of those who feel hopeless and like we have to hide away forever. This will not be my new normal, and I'll never accept it. This virus is going down.
A little poem I came up with to practice telling stories through poetry. I'm a bit manic right now, thus I have insomnia. What better way to spend a sleepless night than exploring your imagination?
In order to take any semblance of control within the world around you, you must first take control of your inner world. You must train your mind like a fighter trains their body and ensure that you practice proper techniques and responses to any situation that may arise.
Rejection sensitive dysphoria is a debilitating emotional state that feels like a physical manifestation of emotional pain to the sufferer. I'm lucky to be able to dissociate from my RSD so as to analyze it and offer a clear and fair perspective of what it is like to experience it.
Necessary force becomes excessive force when the burden of proof is met by the victim who suffered the unnecessary use of force to begin with. As a trained professional, I disagree with the ability of the police to use excessive force with impunity.
No matter what the majority will be against you, but you will always be there for yourself at the end of the day. Don't let the world turn you against yourself, they're wrong!
The radical left in America has been given the spotlight on center-stage and they've very nearly made me a militant alt-right supporter. If I were a voter then I'd be casting my vote for Trump without a second thought.
Dating a transgender woman was like stepping into a world where you were immediately hated for your sexuality and existence by people who live in glass houses with frail moral compasses. Equally so, it was a step into a brisk pool of confusing emotions and new experiences.
Shaming people into wearing a mask is now the new norm, and in fact is a form of extremism being widely practiced among the American public. You are not required to wear a mask, so I took the time to dig deeper into why people are becoming mask-toting extremists.
The final ending to the "Dead Space" franchise maintained the narrative's integrity of gruesome truths and total upset, but it made me wonder if they could have deviated for the sake of providing more content. Let's explore the topics of narrative integrity and consumer satisfaction.
There is an argument in society and online that is asserting that transgender women, in fact, make better women than those born as a female at birth. Lacking many of the stereotypical female traits, perhaps transgender women are more preferable to a male than their female counterparts, or not.
A little piece about my experience within modern times, and its gruesome callousness toward tragedy and atrocity. May as well romanticize my emotional slaughter and physical subjugation.
A little piece about how I have found my place of worship within the world in which I dwell, and how in lieu of the qualities everyone preaches we have found our calling, love, and acceptance within one another.
"Dead Space 3" is, arguably, the best action-horror game ever developed. Years later, the game can still contend with any competitor in its genre; and I'm sitting here wondering why some haven't bought it yet. As such, I want to explore what the game does right, and what it does wrong.
The best build for "Payday 2" new players is the shotgun armorer build. This is an easy-to-follow guide with convenient pictures so you can get the most out of your playtime within "Payday 2" and its many different heists and game modes.
It takes a calm, cool, and collected mind to measure the value of human life. Though we frequently, and without any real thought, place specific personal value on the lives of others to everyone's detriment, I want to answer the question as to whether or not people's lives really matter.
Racism and division are running amok in America, and every day there is something new adding to the figurative fires and smoke of American vitriol. Black Lives Matter is just another way people are choosing to divide America as a whole, and they do it through racial, racist means.
A recipe for the best gluten-free chicken pot pie I have ever had! This recipe was developed and written by the award-winning chef, Erin Fowler.
A little piece about my experience with racism, what it is I desire from those around me, and what I can do for them.
My family is so diverse that when people judge me solely by my skin color I can't help but call them racist and prejudice. Let alone my diverse blood and ancestry, my experience with racism and discrimination born of prejudice is also diverse. Let's educate people!
Violence has always been, and will always be, an important and necessary piece of protesting in all forms. Where peace does not get the message across, where voices are silenced by oppression, violence will break their chains.
Polarization in America becomes obvious every time the media racially charges an occurrence that would otherwise be a general concern for humanity as a whole. I'd like to give my "white opinion" on this, and how it affects me personally, because many would wish me to remain silent.
Racism in America is an absolutely outdated concept, yet here we are right back to the days where it's okay to hate one another for our skin color. The tables seemed to have turned, however, with white people receiving the brunt of the hatred.
A drastic change of scenery and a shift in general lifestyle also calls for a change within my writing. I am bored with fair and impartial presentation, so I figured I would shift into another personality. I'm trading kindness for the status quo for a while!
Here is a little walkthrough for getting the best results out of your "Middle-earth: Shadow of War" experience. From discerning the question, "Uruks or Ologs?" to which skills you should be focusing on, I hope this guide makes the game easier and more fun!
A collection of evolving terminology the video game industry bigwigs would rather you didn't know and understand the definitions for. Staying knowledgeable keeps the gaming industry, and the world as a whole safe from profit-hungry monsters.
United Cutlery's Kit Rae, Black Legion Battle Axe looks pretty, feels heavy, and is backed by nothing but lies and shifty marketing schemes. It is the most beautifully designed hunk of junk I have ever purchased and is getting returned as soon as possible. A "Do not buy" from me.
With the availability of information directly at our fingertips, whether it be for free at a public library or through paid internet, there is no excuse for being misinformed. Ignorance is nothing more than a choice in the digital age.
An interview of the most amazing person I've ever met in my entire life. She is a business woman, chef, mother, and my life partner. There is no obstacle she can't overcome, and I wanted to put her voice into print!
There are two main differences between confidence and cockiness: Perception of the self and the way you interpret the perceptions of others. The two are regularly interchangeable, and often used as a way to both validate and invalidate the self, and others.
A realistic perspective to the faction system in "Fallout: New Vegas" as it concerns what could produce the best overall outcome for everyone in the wastes. Caesar's Legion, in real life, would be your best option for both power and effective change.
This one is about him being an open book, and how she flips through the pages. Him doing the same in return.
I've been preaching it for years and I won't be stopping any time soon; America is collapsing and our social infrastructure will be the first official casualty. Already we are seeing a major decline in appropriate interaction, with hate and spite being the dominating factors of most conversation.
A little piece about loving people for their worst, and appreciating them at their best.
A little piece about love, all the facets it entails, and the effect it has on the world it fuels.
A little piece about being an outcast, feeling as if you don't have a place, and respecting yourself for it.
Human nature will always be what it is, until Elon's neural link is up and functioning then we'll all be closer to Gods than humans. Nonetheless, a poem about resisting the offered cures to the human condition.
A little poem about the weather, this month, and how memorable it has been thus far.
Trickle-down cruelty is a problem that has proven to be the source for prevalent societal habits such as performative cruelty. It is the main catalyst in the promotion of bullying as a casual and acceptable behavior.
If you haven't done so already, and you're looking for a hobby to take up all your time, money, and interest, then you need to get into, "the hobby," that is "Warhammer: 40,000" and all that it entails. Miniature painting, books, and video games; there's something for every hobbyist.
I really could care less about all the politicking, fear mongering, and disinformation from all sides of the field. All he wanted was to play on the slide, but even had he asked I couldn't give him a straight answer why he couldn't. The narrative is a little off, if you ask me.
With communication through social media and other digital means becoming increasingly prevalent, so is the act of ghosting becoming a serious issue. Ghosting is never an acceptable practice if you value the person you are speaking to.
So you want that 'happily ever after,' but you're struggling to obtain it? Look no further; you've stumbled upon the best beginner's guide to long-term relationships that you could find.
I can be your boogie man if you so desire it, all you need do is perceive it and so it shall be!
A little story based around recent events, and the individuals taking part. Have to make light of things lest we develop cancer of the soul.
There are a lot of different types of people out there in the world, but today we are going to hone in on the bohemians.
I have heard so many people say it, "I should be a rapper, the lyrics are so stupid and easy!" and so I set out to see if these claims were true. Usually I can pull things off quite well, on an amateur level at least, but rapping is pretty hard.
Paranoia, anxiety, jealousy, we have all hit a point in our emotions where the burning desire to quell our curiosity leads to wanting to snoop on other people. Is it okay to snoop on our significant other? The answer to this question is, most likely, absolutely not.
I won't have anyone say I don't answer any and every question to the best of my ability, and this is the answer to a question I received recently.
It is all too common to see people trying to get a rise out of others, and when the rise finally comes they harass the person for it. This is illogical to me, even sick and twisted when people glean pleasure from it. This behavior is becoming increasingly prevalent. It's performative cruelty.
This is for anyone who would call themselves my friend, then attack me at the first sign of rough waters. I'd sooner throw you off my ship in the middle of a storm than let you sink it and those aboard her. Fair-weather friends are not for me.
People often mistake social justice for the antics of social justice warriors. Such ignorance leads to the disparaging of those who explore topics impartially, and even further creates controversy where there doesn't need to be any. Let's explore the topic!
The male perspective as it concerns societal standards is regularly swept under the rug, and this is because of societal standards themselves. Men don't often have a voice as it concerns their weaknesses and soft spots. Let's explore the topic!
Safe spaces have popped up all over college campuses and elsewhere, but just because the media has stopped using them as a tool for performative cruelty doesn't mean they aren't still relevant. Let's explore the topic of safe spaces.
Many individuals are claiming that disparaging women by calling them 'Karen' is becoming like using the 'N-word' and it is causing great debate among social media goers of all types. Let's explore this topic.
A little free-verse piece about my opinions on life, and I guess what I think of it when I am down in the dumps.
Can't think of anything I want to write today, a little bit depressed as well. Life threw a curve ball, hopefully I knock it out of the park.
A little piece about someone we allowed into our romantic life, not knowing of her intentions that quickly became clear.
A short story about a king and how he plays the game of power. A little practice at dialogue-driven storytelling.
This is my first time ever trying to write anything musical, and since I love singing pirate shanties I figured it would be a great addition to my writings.
Whether you want to believe me or not, I know that bidets have to be the wave of the future for everyone! You need to go pick yourself up a bidet, and do your part in reducing human resource waste!
My response to Bill Holland's fifth photo challenge, hopefully I did well.
Abortion is, and will always be a hot topic in America. That doesn't mean we can't come to proper solutions to said problem that appeal to both human rights and continuity of a civil society. Life is life, no matter how many people rally against it.
Body modification and body positivity are a hot topic when blended together. Is body modification body positive? Does modifying your body mean you hate your body? Can you modify your body extensively and still be body positive? Let's delve deeper into the topic.
"Kenshi" is the greatest, most challenging survival sim I've ever played on the PC. It's a must-have for any fan of the open-world sandbox genre.
Tenth in a possible series of riddles, that if enough interest is taken, will become a series that I'll continue for fun.
You can't expect others to take you seriously if you are sexist or racist. You do more damage to your side of the argument when you choose hate, even if that "hate" is masked with the label of "humor."
Exploring the question that is on everyone's mind, and putting it in a way so as to help you discern for yourself when the media is being dishonest, but still telling the truth.
Ninth in a possible series of riddles, that if enough interest is taken, will become a series that I'll continue for fun.
Making a heart with your hands can be quite difficult if you have never done it before. Here is a list of all the ways you can make a heart using your hands, combined with useful pictures for simple reference!
A little romantic piece, just yearning for more of it all.
A little nonsense about California, and how the weather goes from hot to cold and cold to hot extremely quick and chaotically. Yet, I love this state for all she has to offer.
The media regularly takes Trump's words out of context, but that doesn't mean what he says doesn't sound immediately silly. It takes a bit of thought to keep up with Trump and what he means, because he seems to ad lib most of his speeches and that muddles his intended presentation.
Don't know what an IP address is? No idea how to find out what your computer's IP address is? Can't figure out your ISP's public IP? You're in luck, this easy-to-follow guide has everything you need to know!
A little piece about people being like rain, memories as well.
A little admiration, maybe an ode if you will, to the beauty of mankind and all it has to offer.
Just another little piece on the absenteeism of certain individuals. You know I can't help myself. It's just too easy! I really shouldn't dabble in the dirt, lest I get stained.
Protesting is a cathartic medium for many people, a coping mechanism for stressful times. Unless you know the reasoning behind someone's actions, meaning you've sought the info necessary from that individual themselves, don't judge them.
I don't care what you believe, what you think is the truth, nor how you choose to spread that so-called truth. I love you, I worship you, I fall to your feet in praise, and you can't do anything to stop me. You are my God as I spit in the face of all the deities above us.
A little poem about physical passion, and how it is only one facet of life, love, and all that those entail.
A commonly disregarded human trait as it concerns relationships is vulgarity, and this trait plays a huge role in the survival and demolition of many relationships. Make sure you understand how compatible your partner's and your own vulgarity levels are before it's too late!
Maybe if we were nicer to Satan, acknowledging Him and letting Him walk with us rather than running away from Him, He'd stop being so evil. Then again, God loves hate and discrimination, and burning people in lakes of boiling sulfur, so people will never accept Him. On goes the cycle.
A little poem about exploring the feelings of forbidden love, begging for it, wanting to give in, and blending a little bittersweet flavor in as well.
I absolutely cannot stand the arguments for or against circumcision, as most parents who argue on the internet are all too willing to go at each other's throats. I'd like to explain calmly, and fairly, why I opted out of circumcision for my son.
A little collection of thoughts on my articles that seem to do the best, as far as views go. I wish it weren't the case.
A little piece I'd like to dedicate to fragile egos, and delicate sensibilities. May we all continue to provide each other with useful materials and bask in the duality of every individual self!
"Kingdom Come: Deliverance" is by no means a casual experience, and I know many individuals who struggle with completing the game. This guide will tell you the best steps to take for long-term success within the game without the biting edge of struggle.
I wrote this piece while analyzing some philosophy books I've collected throughout the years.
A little piece I just came up with when thinking about how people treat each other on the internet. I always feel better in walking away, never even expressing my own ignorance in the face of the ignorance of others. Better to love and understand, than to hate and hurt.
I got a little bit bored of serious topics, and wanted to do some pre-associative poetry. This is the result of dissociation from association!
The problem I see in society is not one of equality, it is one of equity. This isn't some sort of anti-establishment article either, the establishment is quite equitable and treats everyone equal as slaves. We are going to be discussing the lack of equity within the people slaving for the system.
"Space Hulk: Deathwing" is another piece of the "Warhammer 40k" franchise, and it is a game that any true fan cannot go without purchasing and playing. This game is less about lore, and more about the experience of being a Grey Knight on Crusade.
"Warhammer 40,000" is quickly entering into mainstream popularity, but still many people don't know just how perfect this franchise really is. "Space Marine" is a must-have for any fan, new or old, of the "Warhammer 40,000" franchise.
Well, this is hopefully going to be my hundredth article featured here on HubPages. Just to go with the flow, I have decided to do a little piece about how I feel it is going here, among other fluff.
A quick and easy explanation of how you should break down my riddles, and perhaps a way to help you in solving riddles that others create. I'll be dissecting #7 in this article, as it seems to be the most elusive of them all.
Eighth in a possible series of riddles, that if enough interest is taken, will become a series that I'll continue for fun.
Seventh in a possible series of riddles, that if enough interest is taken, will become a series that I'll continue for fun.
Civil disobedience is always an option, but everyone involved must take the proper steps in order for a movement to be successful. This guide provides the right steps to take for successful civil disobedience.