Writing is creative but sometimes that old enemy writer's block creeps in and takes over. Here are suggestions and tips to take control and beat writer's block. Get creative again.
Cats like humans can get diseases just like humans. My beloved cat Lucy has been diagnosed with cancer. Soft tissue sarcoma to be exact. Sarcoma seems to be quite common in both cats and dogs.
Millions of people like me suffer from a hearing disability which alters the way we live. Our world is shaped differently in how we interact in a society filled with social events, education and family living. We live in a silent or quieter world than most.
Jack Johnson (nicknamed the Galveston Giant) was the first African American boxer to win the heavyweight boxing title during the Jim Crow era. Johnson became a boxing legend after defeating the reining white champion Tommy Burns
This article contains useful tips and advice for beginning writers. What is stopping you from writing those stories and articles? Are roadblocks and distractions getting in the way of writing. Is fear holding you back? Try some of these ideas to get your writing started.
In 1889 a dam just a few miles from Johnstown Pa failed to hold back millions of gallons of water which rushed down onto the small town of Johnstown causing unbelievable death and destruction to those who lived there
The summer of 1916 was a hot one. People were looking to escape to the beach for family fun and relief from the heat over the July 4th holiday. Instead it turned out to be almost two weeks of terror from an attacking man eating shark
Living in the lawless west women had to be as tough as men to survive. Some became thought of as female outlaws and one woman was lynched. But were they truly outlaws or women just trying to survive in a world controlled by men?
Everyone loves royal fairy weddings. Scandal often follows those fairy tale weddings leading to heartbreak and disaster. Here are some of those fairy tale weddings which turned into royal scandals followed by divorce.
Everyone loves a royal marriage. King George IV and his bride Princess Caroline was a royal marriage that became a royal disaster very quickly. It would be fair to say they intensely disliked each other from the day they met
Elizabeth Blackwell was born in an era where women doctors were unheard of. Elizabeth fought to become the first women doctor and broke down prejudices for other women to pursue a career in medicine.
The path to our wonderfully exciting I Phones began on March 7, 1867 when Alexander Graham Bell received the first patent for the invention of the telephone.
Dorothy Day was an amazing woman with more achievements during her lifetime than most people could ever dream of. She was a reporter, activist, reformist, writer, and journalist. Dorothy and her friend Peter Maurin co-founded the Catholic Worker movement. Her life was dedicated to helping others.
In 1864 women had very few rights and almost no career opportunities. Nelly Bly defied the odds and became one of the few women investigative reporters and celebrated writers of her time. She made history traveling the world in seventy two days.
Crock-Pot cooking allows us to enjoy our favorite recipes in the summer—or any time of year. Not only does a Crock-Pot cook without heating up the house, but it also takes care of the cooking while you use your time to do other things.
Most people dream of having their own successful business and being their own boss. It takes hard work and commitment but here are several businesses to start with little cash while working from your home.
Anyone living in an area where hurricanes occur on a regular basis should know what to do to prepare. They should also know what they will need to survive the hurricane and the days after a hurricane.
Making good healthy food choices is part of taking good care of yourself and your body. Good choices will help to keep your body healthy.
Pennsylvania has many places to vacation with the whole family that are fun and educational for everyone. Plan your summer vacation around some of these places.
Everyone knows that hot soup and hot chocolate make the cold days of winter a bit easier to handle, but what about ice cream? My family and I think these three foods are perfect for the winter—or anytime!
The New Year will be here soon. Make a commitment to yourself to be healthier and loss weight by eating better and exercising.
Controlling your money can help you get out of debt. Don't let debt control you. Take control of your finances instead of finances controlling your life. Learn to budget and save for your future dreams.
In this day and age, it is still possible to be able to live within your income and find some extra income to invest. Enjoy that extra cash.