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 really sturdy, versatile, and aesthetically pleasing toy! I like it so much that I had to write a glowing review recommending 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. That's the goal, to leave the casino with zero chips remaining as fast as possible.
A quick and easy-to-read guide on the Jedi Sage class and its Telekinetics combat proficiency. This guide explains 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.
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" beginners and new players would have to be 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 it 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 because 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.
The "Mount & Blade" series is, arguably, the greatest game series ever created. Strategy and politics in a wide open sandbox-like world, being able to command an army of hundreds, starting from the ground up... "Mount & Blade" is a dream come true for any gamer!
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, hardest survival sim I have ever played on the PC. It is a must have for any fan of survival games.
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 catch on to your partner's, and your own vulgarity levels before it is 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.
"Mass Effect: Andromeda" is arguably the biggest upset within a loyal fandom ever recorded in history. Loyal fans across the globe still mourn their losses in buying this game pre-release, and even to this day cannot bring themselves to play the game without feeling grief.
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 many do not understand that civil disobedience requires everyone involved to take the proper steps in order for a movement to be successful. This list can help serve as a guide for proper steps to take for successful civil disobedience.
"Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City" doesn't get the love that a perfect throwback deserves. It is literally one of the best, if not the greatest Resident Evil game on the market.
Being a parent is absolutely wonderful, but that doesn't mean it is a walk in the park all the time. There are many aspects to parenting that make you want to curl up into a ball and cry. It's okay, you aren't alone!
We all know that type of person who can't stand spoilers, as if hearing one second of a movie that belongs in the garbage before they see it is going to destroy their experience of seeing the movie completely. I'd argue that if spoilers ruin it, it was never good anyways.
This is my attempt to break away from my disbelief in God, through using the words of His "children" that He created on earth. This was difficult, and made most difficult by the "true believers". It always seems that only the non-religious make me feel closer to God.
Want to get away with any crime, any infraction big or small, or just generally want to be perceived as a good person despite your terrible behavior? Well I have the ultimate guide right here for you. With this helpful guide you'll learn how to be squeaky clean while rolling in the filth.
The rainy day blues are unavoidable, but that doesn't mean we can't warm the hearts of others. Sure is cold out today.
Sixth in a possible series of riddles, that if enough interest is taken, will become a series that I'll continue for fun.
Fifth in a possible series of riddles, that if enough interest is taken, will become a series that I'll continue for fun.
Fourth in a possible series of riddles, that if enough interest is taken, will become a series that I'll continue for fun.
I once worked within LMH Health, and to say the conditions for everyone were egregious would be an understatement. From sexual harassment, to the ever-present patient abuse, every night was a slough of atrocious behavior.
Third in a possible series of riddles, that if enough interest is taken, will become a series that I'll continue for fun.
Second in a possible series of riddles, that if enough interest is taken, will become a series that I'll continue for fun.
One in a possible series of riddles, that if enough interest is taken, will become a series that I'll continue for fun.
A simple guide to help you on your path to becoming a conqueror. Whether you be a peasant or privileged, this guide contains useful information for climbing the ladder of power.
Many people look at most obstacles as if they can be brute-forced, but this can leave you drained after you work harder than you do smarter. Here is a simple, step-by-step system to conquering every obstacle you may face, in the most efficient way possible.
Some people do not have the choice to cope with quarantines and social distancing indoors, and to judge the way they cope with unprecedented situations by calling them "idiots" is unfair. Let's explore this briefly.
I felt it would be a fun, and funny, little idea to try to compare a new lover to a tree in a forest. If it isn't very good, at least it made me chuckle at myself.
I don't know what sort of breeze just blew in, but it hit me in all the right places. Let's love one another!
Theism has been more a bane than it has been a boon since the first inception of theistic religious beliefs. It is best described, figuratively, as a rickety bridge where the planks of which may fall out from beneath you any moment at the behest of someone else.
There are so many different types of personalities in the world that it would be impossible to slap pithy labels on every single one. However, there are those that stand out among the crowd and we are going to explore them today.
A little poem I wrote after reading an article about apathy, and while looking at my many failed friendships and asking myself why they happened.
A recalling and analysis of a set of true events that occurred with me, and the religion-driven logic that brought it to happen.
The existence of others is weighing heavily on my mind today, especially the existence of religion written by evil men.
A poem I just wrote when thinking about what it is I continue to live for, what it is I care about, and I found it is only one thing.
Just a little doodle of ongoing feelings and thoughts on how everything has gone and continues to go. Nothing bad happening, just a bad day. Need to relieve my emotions through writing.
God will always be a wonderful source of inspiration, especially the writings of man about Him better labeled as fiction lest it continue to subjugate those who need freedom from it the most. On turns the wheel of time, and the unending cruelty he does not stop.
Where are the Gods who claim to love us? Where is their divine retribution for all this evil? Where are they as their children of all ages suffer, and even perish? Let your God, who is content to remain idle while innocent children struggle only to die, come to me and be struck down.
Feeling full of envy, jealousy, greed, self-pity, self-loathing, loneliness, and all sorts of other things today. Have a poem inspired by it.
Liar's Dice is one of the easiest games I have ever gotten into, while being one of the hardest to master. Let's explore this neat little game where lying is in everyone's best interest.
Generally speaking, people don't seem to understand that AI is not a thing yet, and that AI is a sentient, aware, intelligent being just like humans. Let's explore their need for clear rights, and the VI people mistake them for.
If you ever approach someone to tell them what they are doing wrong with their child, and then proceed to offer nothing but anecdotal nonsense, then you are a huge problem.
"But aren't you worried that artificial intelligence is going to take over the world, enslave and then destroy us?!" is a question I hear all too often from uneducated Westerners. I would like to explore this sentiment in layman's terms.
Gun control is an important topic that, when discussed in a manner of politicking, often comes to a point where rights on all sides are called to be infringed upon. Logic, patience, understanding, and practicality can see the issue addressed progressively for all.
Human beings are disgusting, not all but but definitely most, and I really wish many of them would just stay quarantined... forever.
It is a common question and one that deserves to be answered, as there is no one answer that can encompass what it is like to watch another human die.
A poem I wrote while thinking about making love, and what making love is to me. Whether it be with someone new, or someone you've spent years with, it is truly a profound and beautiful experience.
A little poem inspired by reading a poem from another Hubber about their struggles in daily life. I just wish we could all love one another.
Living with borderline personality disorder is extremely painful and confusing, and it is a topic everyone should approach with tact and understanding. This article sheds light on the topic from a personal perspective, while providing important information on the disorder itself.
A little poem about how dependent I am on the love, affection, and positive energy of others. I couldn't live without you all.
Hate is the most common weapon people are using against those they perceive as enemies these days, and the media is spreading it faster than anyone else. Let's observe this situation impartially.
Sturtevant Falls Trail to Chantry Falls is the most beautiful hike you could ever hope to go on. Though it is short, it is quite strenuous, but the strain is well worth it.
SkyPark at Santa's Village in Lake Arrowhead, California, is the best possible Christmas destination in SoCal, hands down. You have to make it a priority to visit.
Are you looking for a quiet place to come and drift away with nature, or work on that little art piece you've been putting off? Look no further, you've found it.
Yorba Regional Park is one of my favorite little spots to go and unwind. No matter what outdoor activity is your cup'o'tea, Yorba Regional Park will satisfy your desires.
Bear Canyon Loop trail is a wonderful little 6.1 mile jaunt into the hills of San Mateo Canyon Wilderness. I suggest anyone who visits SoCal go experience this moderate difficulty hike.
Struggling to be physically and emotionally intimate with others is more common than you would think. However, I have some tips and tricks to overcoming these feelings and some real-life examples so you do not have to feel embarrassed nor alone.
A little free verse poem I wrote when thinking about all the attractive people who I pass, and that pass me by during the day. Just fleeting moments, and wandering imagination.
Just because you are cooped up and practicing the act of social distancing in your home that doesn't mean you need to let your body get soft and flabby. Here are some workouts to help you keep fit, all the while staying away from people!
Looking for a way to survive the apocalypse? Well look no further, because you have just stumbled upon "The Greatest Apocalypse Survival Guide Ever Written" which contains all the best satirical options you could ever hope for.
An article explaining my experience and perceptions as they concern being attacked by outspoken individuals of political/social groups in real-life.
In many cases, children are held to an unfair set of standards that can't be held by their adult counterparts. I'd like to explore this topic as it concerns education and schooling, and much of what that entails.
Pure-honesty is a rare trait in society because it often sees the deliverer disliked and shunned. However, a pure-honest individual is the type who holds the knife in front of their back rather than behind it. Let's explore pure-honesty using real life examples.
"But I am a 36 year old FEMALE that can guarantee you more than half of the men, old white men, that I have encountered has been inappropriate to me or somebody I know."-- Anonymous individual that spends most of their free time in Topekan bars who inspired this satire with their public outburst.
Religion will always be a sore subject due to all the available information and beliefs out there, but we can change that by immersing ourselves in it. Let's explore religion using real-life examples.
People seem to want to vote for the candidate that can win, rather than the candidate with the best stance and plan. If it meant a win over Trump, many would vote in the devil himself.
A short, fictional, figurative story about struggling with writer's block.
Exploring a structured system to address what I could best describe as "decadence" within the HubPages community.
Writer's block is a very common, and sometimes very serious, condition every writer experiences at some point. This article is going to explore how to overcome your writer's block using real-life examples.
A short and sweet article about the vibe I get from the "forum regulars."
We cannot expect others to live by standards we cannot hold ourselves, yet that seems to be the most common expectation handed out by those who seek to give advice to anyone they perceive as struggling. Let's explore cognitive dissonance in society, and the long-term damage it causes.
A silly little poem I wrote while in high spirits, all the while looking back upon the struggles I have faced and listening to the struggles of others. Looking back on pain with a smile, rather than a frown, is refreshing every now and again.
Are you active in your child's life as it concerns how they spend their free time? I'm here to tell you about the predatory nature being adopted by many game developers such as those behind the instant-classic, "Fortnite".
Life is like a big pantry, this pantry has many different containers, each container is of a different shape, and it is up to you which container suits your needs best. Which container is for you?
No doubt that there is a problem in society with toxic masculinity, just as there is with femininity, and it is something I'm able to observe each day. Let's explore this topic without invalidating the struggles of men.
Women get away with more than men can because their gender affords them privilege not available to biological men. Without downplaying women's struggles, let's explore the feminine toxicity that flies mostly below the radar of PC culture.
A little poem I wrote about non-monogamous love, and breaking the timidity of one who has never immersed themselves in the beings of others.
Wanting to take my own life is something I have to deal with on a day to day basis, and it is something that I don't like to do in utter silence. Here is my experience.
Please, don't ingest salvia just because you watched a funny Youtube video and think it looks interesting. It really isn't worth it, and has no science to back whether or not it is safe.
A true story about how I damaged my brain with THC permanently, and the associated effects of said brain damage.
When was the last time you stopped to talk to "The Grouch" in your community? Perhaps you, yourself, are the grouch and you don't know it!
Morality, specifically religious morality, limits the capacity for human experience and regularly shuts doors of opportunity in favor of a virtuous life. Let's explore the healthy alternative of moral relativism.