A fact based tale of kinship and sorrow in the Okefenokee Swamp. Pride doesn't always cure all, as this story shows.
The title says it all! Plus a not-too- short tale as usual.
There are times in one's life which causes reflection on things past. And times in one's present, if the truth be told. This is one such example.
Many young men crave excitement and adventure. Some of them never get enough of it.
The final chapter of the witch and her kin.
The tale continues with both good and evil making an appearance.
The tale continues. How a witch comes to be.
A tale of a beautiful pair of witches in the deep swamps of southeastern Georgia. All witches aren't evil, as you will soon find out.
A short tale with a moral. People are funny and so are some creatures. We can learn much by studying both human and animal species. Simply my opinion, of course.
A place to chill, or get heated up about something or other. It's your choice!
A meeting of minds. Solving the problems of the world, or least we believe so. Feel free to ask us for the secret of happiness. We may not tell you though. But if you feel lucky....
The War Between the States affected both combatants and civilians alike in the Deep South. Often it was those left behind which suffered the most as the dead did not dwell upon what might have been.
A tale of a sadness and harsh memories. No one deserves such.
A bit of fun for those of you who can take a joke. For the rest of you people, you can run up in the alley and holler" FISH."
A short tale of the Old South. Small towns always have their secrets, but someone always remembers them. Con men--and women too--are sometimes remembered fondly by a few town residents.
A tale sort of. An excuse for gabbing also. For friends, foes, and others in between. It is all this and more. Feel free to join in and comment freely. You will find joy and sorrow both, I fear.
The old saying "Luck be a lady" may be more true than one suspects. A short tale of love, war, and all that goes with it in the deep south.
A tale of a man wanting farmland without stones to plow around, and to make music without guilt in his own home, and to enjoy life in a strange land. And more.
The Deep South was taken advantage of after the Civil War ended. Reconstruction it was called, a noble if somewhat inapt name for the true experience. It affected both rich and poor alike.
Boys grow into men. Not all of them learn the lessons of life correctly, but some cannot help but see life differently than others. The Deep South in the 60's.
A tale of lost love and forgiveness, of unknown fates and lives, of much more than this, it is.
The newly discovered comet ISON could possibly be the brightest and most spectacular comet in our planets history. Find out why and also if it will live up to many expectations in this article.
Tips and photos on how to build a free-standing deer blind in the best location to bag a trophy buck.
This article lists the most important items you'll need to assemble your own person back-up survival gear. Having a portable survival kit handy will give you peace of mind at low cost and trouble.
All about the timber rattlesnake. How venomous, aggressive, endangered, and how to identify.
Snowbirds love Jekyll Island Campground because of the many activities offered in the area. Sports, history, great cuisine, and friendly folks make this one of the best Snowbird winter camping destinations for senior...
The last slave ship landed illegally on Jekyll Island in 1858. A short tale of one of its surviving passengers, still living on the island owned by the most exclusive club in the world.
Savannah Georgia has always been a place of mystery and beauty. What better place for a tale of restless spirits and magic. Music is timeless and rife with memories, as you will soon see.
My farewell to HubPages forums. They are not worth wasting one's time with as they are tainted by anonymous moderators with questionable motives. Give your 2 cents worth if you please.
How to perform emergency RV repairs at the campsite. A/C repairs, as well as, roof, plumbing, electrical repair tips and troubleshooting are included in this article.
Article and photos about the earliest inhabitants of what is now the state of Georgia. Arrowheads and other projectile points and artifacts left behind are featured.
Was slavery in the Americas as bad as it has been historically portrayed? What other types of labor did slaves perform other than picking cotton on Georgia's huge antebellum plantations? This article examines some...
Is anything really going to happen on 12-21-12? No one actually knows for sure, but even if nothing happens on this auspicious date, these tips are good for other natural, or man made, disasters as well. Survival has...
A humorous guide to helping real men cope with the extreme stress and fright of Valentine's Day. Written as if Valentines equals beer and golf, things most men understand better than women.
A true tale of murder in the vast, and mysterious, Okefenokee Swamp located in southeastern Georgia. Its harsh environment invited not only hardy settlers, but those seeking asylum from the law.
The museum on the grounds of the Ocmulgee National Monument in Macon Georgia contains many artifacts from the Mississippian era of mound builders.
The Jekyll Island Pier is famous for its great fishing and crabbing, not to mention the beautiful scenery and wildlife one enjoys while trying to snag the "big one." How to fish and what you need to be successful on...
Step-by-step photos on how-to install Airstream wrap-around gravel guards on your travel trailer. FAQS about important phases of the gravel guard installation process on your camper trailer.
Piebald whitetail deer are rare and beautiful in much North America. Genetics, rarity, ancient Native American hunting outlook and more are covered in this article. Some original photos of a piebald deer shot by the...
RV exterior cleaning techniques and tools for keeping an RV's exterior siding and roof in great shape for the best shine plus future protection.
Ocmulgee national Monument near Macon Georgia is a fine example of the Mississippian mound building culture from around 900 AD. Wonderful platform mounds and the oldest earth ceremonial council lodge in North...
Repair and troubleshooting tips for the Polaris "65" and Polaris Turtle Vac-Sweep Pool vacuums. Easy to follow photo illustrated DIY instructions and where to obtain replacement parts. FAQs
Fully illustrated with tips and photos to help those who wish to remodel or repair older RVs and travel trailers.
The gentle gopher tortoise is a true living dinosaur. Still living in the same areas of Georgia for over 80 million years. Photos and other interesting facts about this threatened "keystone" creature.
Coco La Palm is one of the best non-all-inclusive resorts located along Negril Jamaica's beautiful 7 mile beach. Photos, tips, etc.
Yes, you can actually start a fire by rubbing 2 sticks together. Adam's Needle is a very useful survival plant used by the American Indians for many purposes. Tips for use and for the fire building technique.
A Christmas tale, of course! Lonely people need to feel wanted at Christmas time, no matter their station in life. And so it goes.
Tips for how to troubleshoot, repair, or replace the power converter in an RV, camper travel trailer, or motorhome. FAQs and answers to common camper electrical problems.
A fascinating look at an island plantation operated by slaves and owned by several noted early Americans and Spanish operators. Full of historical events and interesting people who made the island more than just a...
Choosing the best multi-tool or survival knife is made easier after reading this article. The quality of the best multi-tools is of the utmost importance for any survivalist worth his salt.
Detailed info for removing and replacing a power steering pump on a 2000 Dodge Durango.Actually a common procedure for most Dodge 318 cubic inch engines. Photo illustrated with helpful tips.
One of south Georgia's newest oval dirt tracks. Races every other Saturday afternoon. An experience at the track is described and photographed complete with videos.
Describes how to remove and replace a power steering pump from a small Massey Ferguson tractor. Complete with step-by-step photos and tips for complete repairs.
Repair and maintenance info for the gray and black water tanks used on most RVs, motorhomes and travel trailers.
Photos and history of one of Pierce Butlers Georgia plantations near Darien. Fanny Kemble, famous British actress who married Butler's grandson and namesake, lived here a short time.
Showing the process required to rebuild Case 580 and other model Backhoe hydraulic cylinders with step-by-step photos showing the complete procedure start to finish. FAQS and answers from a pro.
Why choosing a Coleman RV air conditioner is the easiest to install and the best AC for the money. Complete instructions and how-to photos for removal of the old AC and installation of a new Coleman RV rooftop air...
Turkey and deer hunters have found these innovative new ground blinds to be perfect for mobility and ease of set up. Discusses different types and styles of the many new designs of ground blinds.
If the roof-mounted AC on your motor home isn't working right, here is how to troubleshoot it and decide whether to replace a $20 capacitor or the whole thing. Plus--how to maintain it properly.
Is musical talent inherited? This article gives evidence that this may indeed be the case. A famous family of "old time fiddlers," the Rutland clan, is examined with music videos to prove the point.
Complete step-by-step fully-illustrated article on how to install a Coleman RV rooftop air conditioner. Includes questions and a comment section for any problems you may encounter.
Airstream Travel Trailer And Motorhome RV Absorption Refrigerator Repair and Troubleshooting And FAQS
Maintenance, troubleshooting, and repair tips for RV absorption refrigerators which use electricity and LP gas in Airstream travel trailers and other RV's. Question/answer section. and Comments.
The history of the magnificent clubhouse built by America's richest tycoons for their winter getaway.Includes beautiful photos of the hotel and grounds with shots taken inside the beautiful structure.
Your Airstream rooftop AC has seen its best days and you're ready to replace it with a new AC unit. Newer rooftop RV AC units are more efficient and do a better job of cooling your Airstream.
Learn how to make your own snake catcher at little to no cost. This method allows you to capture snakes without harming them or yourself. I've also included a video that shows me using a home-made snake catcher to...
How to maintain and repair the roof-mounted Airstream RV air conditioner. Photos and comments.
Step-by-step photos for replacing or installing a rooftop RV air conditioner in a camper, either in a Motorhome or Camper or travel trailer. FAQS and a question and comment section for any problems.
Rooftop air conditioner maintenance, troubleshooting, and repairs for campers, motorhomes, or any other RV.
A Beautiful old church near the entrance to Ft. Frederica. Built on the spot where John Wesley preached under a massive live oak. Actual characters from Virginia Price's novels buried on the grounds.
Hot to maintain, repair and replace Airstream leveling jacks for ease of operation and longevity of the jacks themselves. Step-by-step replacement process with photos and a question section for any problems not...
Spring Break in Negril Jamaica has become a ritual for many college students. Learn where to go and what to do....or not! The perfect place for party animals and a cheap vacation to boot.
Intended to help the beginners of survival training to choose the best survival tools and multitools for the best results in a wilderness or emergency situation.
How to make sure your motorhome or travel trailer is ready for another camping season. Suggestions for maintenance and repairs.
An electrical multimeter is an important tool for any RV camper owner to possess. This article tells how to use a multimeter to find shorts and test both 12 and 110 volt electrical systems in most RVs.
Jekyll Island's famous cottages built by America's richest families are featured in this article. Although referred to as "cottages" by their owners, most of these beautiful winter homes were built to be luxurious as...
When numerous mammals suddenly vanished around 13,000 years ago, so did most of the earliest Americans. Referred to by some archaeologists as "Clovis Man" because of an early find in Clovis NM, these remarkable...
The people who settled around the great Okefenokee and other southeastern Georgia swamps were a hardy lot. This article discusses those who lived their lives among the wilderness and dark waters of the swamps.
Tips for inspecting a used motorhome, travel trailer, or other type RV before making a purchase. What to look for when comparing different RVs and things to avoid when making a purchase. Check list!
Written especially for those who are trying to decide between buying a travel trailer or a motorhome. This article gives the pros and cons of each type RV.
Especially for lovers of small campers and travel trailers. This article is intended to help owners of the smaller RVs to repair and maintain these great little campers. Also links to more descriptive and illustrative...
How to choose the right hunting blind or stand for the money or for the best results. Where to place the hunting stand for the optimum chance of bagging that trophy buck.
How to make your last big bash or end-of-the-world party a huge success. With Dec. 21 2012 looming closer, don't wait until the last minute to make preparations. Party favors, making the right guest list, and...
Poll on the best whitetail deer hunting rifle. Vote and leave a comment about why you use the rifle you do.
Being comfortable while deer hunting is very important to the success of any hunter. Having a permanent tree stand will more than pay for its construction. Tips on how to choose the best spot and construction details...
Simple How-to instructions for cutting any size hole in a brick wall. Photos and advice to help the novice do the job correctly.
Latest hunting gifts for the experienced and novice deer hunter are described and recommended. Written to aid in how to find a gift the hunter will actually use and enjoy.
Finding a kill zone is the dream of every arrowhead or projectile collector. This article gives tips on where to look for points by understanding the terrain.Narrow down your search for these fascinating weapons of the...
Complete description of Case backhoe hydraulic cylinder repairs, rebuilding, and replacement, with step-by-step photos to guide you through the process.
Photos and info concerning the many different species of reptiles in the southern Georgia area. Original photos of the snakes made by the author are added as they are taken.
Discussing the easiest and safest method of salt water angling for the boatless fishermen. Pier fishing has become a thing of the past, but it is still one of the easiest and most enjoyable ways to spend time angling...
Perhaps the most exciting wing shooting pastime in the southern US, dove shoots are a traditional pastime for those who enjoy a fast paced and exciting sport. Dove hunting requires the shooter to be an excellent...
Dutchman RV floor repair guide. Over 100 questions and answers for all types of motorhome or travel trailer floor repair procedures. Have a question? Ask away!
Explains RV 110-volt AC and 12-volt DC electrical systems. Troubleshooting tips for finding and repairing electrical shorts and power converter problems.
Troubleshooting, repair, and maintenance tips for RV absorption type refrigerators.Written in easy to understand language so DIY RV owners can do their own repairs and maintenance.
Repairing RV plumbing leaks is made simple if you follow this article. Tips and photos to aid any DIY camper owner repair their own trailer or motorhome plumbing and fixtures.
How to repair an RV, camper trailer or motorhome roof. Emergency roof leak repairs and permanent RV roof repairs are addressed in this article.
Smoking meats in a traditional smokehouse is making a comeback. How to build and use your own.The wonderful flavor of real smoked hams and bacon can once more be discovered and enjoyed.
How to choose a dog for keeping snakes at bay for the security of you family and friends. Includes suggested breeds and other important reasons for having a snake dog.
Although not advocating killing all rattlesnakes, this article deals with areas where these venomous reptiles present a danger to children and animals. Where relocation is not feasible, killing them may be the only...
A journey into a remote part of Georgia in search of a private Native American projectile point collection. Photos of arrowheads, spear points, pottery, pipes, etc.. Beautiful artifacts and tool also.
Basic and emergency RV repairs for RV owners who like to do their own repairs and maintenance. Also includes links to more fully illustrated articles that explain RV repair and maintenance.