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My 200th Hub! Spreading Hub Love!

Updated on October 3, 2012

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Wow how awesome is this?


Wow how awesome is this? I am so amazed!

Flabbergasted!

My 200th Hub!

The hub has been good to me! All my followers and been great to me!

I STAND AMAZED!

I have been with the Hub for 11 months and Now I have 200 hubs!

Here are just a few of the wonderful hubbers that follow me and are amazing!

Frank Atanacio :Frank, all the way from Shelton, your writing and your poems are simply amazing, I always think you writing can’t get any better and then I read the next one! And Michelle loves you! Frank Your poems should be a movie script or they should be on CSI or LAW AND ORDER or CRIMINAL MINDS. What an exceptional writer you are my friend.

http://frankatanacio.hubpages.com/

'I guess a little bit about me goes here.... Lets see, I was born in Hartford Connecticut. I enjoy writing dramatic poetry, and fiction. I love writing my Nick PT Barnum Stories.. The latest is titled'

When the Kingdom comes, God Will Understand!'


Picklesandrufus: Pickles, thank you so much I love your beautiful work you work leaves me content. Your work makes me want more and more.I am so please and honored to know you and follow you.

http://picklesandrufus.hubpages.com/

There are not many things in life that cause me to completely lose track of time, but writing is one of them. It has a stimulating, yet calming effect on me-an unlikely and enjoyable combination! The arts, animals,children and reading are some of my other loves. I published my first children's picture book in 2009 and it has been recognized by Mom's Choice Awards, Dove Foundation and Writer's DIgest. The name of it is "Anastasia Pickering. Anastassia's Rain". Please check out my website:www.anastasiapickering.com if you have a young child in your life. I look forward to writing articles for Hub Pages and hope you find them entertaining!'




Faith Reaper, Faith you are just brilliant in your writing and your imagery and videos are stunning and your hubs always seem to draw me in.

http://faithreaper.hubpages.com/

'I love to write poetry and what I call my "Boasting in the LORD" stories. Each one of us has a special gift or gifts given to us by God, and we are to use those very gifts to glorify Him. We all have those beautiful stories about how the LORD has worked in our lives, and those usually are through trials and tribulations. All of us should share those stories to, not only glorify Him, but to bless others in ways one may never know. We just need to put it out there, and allow the Holy Spirit to run with it. We should not be surprised when we face many trials, as He tells us this very thing in His Word. My given name means "reaper" or "harvester," which I love. So, that is how I came up with my hub name. Plus, I just threw in the Faith part because, well, I am growing in my faith everyday. I have faced many trials and tribulations in my lifetime, as we all do, but what I desire to do most is glorify Him and not myself. For the most part, I am a non-fiction writer. Last year, July of 2011, the LORD healed me of breast cancer, plain and simple, no doubt. One problem I have is that I have to drive an hour to and from work daily, and so I must find the time to write. I am looking foward to much feedback. I love serving and worshiping the LORD. I once witnessed a miracle of the LORD while serving in a women's prison ministry. I also saw the face of Jesus while serving the LORD in a personal ministry to the homeless or downtrodden. All of these ministries were definitely His ministries! I love children, and the LORD reminds us that we should not hinder the children in coming to Him.

I am not attempting to convert anyone to Christianity here, but I am merely telling my life experiences as they really happened.

I love the following quote by an unknown author:

"God makes a promise---faith believes it, hope anticipates it, patience quietly awaits it." Unknown'


tammyswallow , Tammy, all the way from North Carolina, You writings are visually and poetically astounding.. You always captured our hearts.

http://tammyswallow.hubpages.com/

'Thanks for dropping by.. no one here is a stranger.. just a friend I haven't met yet! I have studied everything from Sociology, Spanish, to Literature and earned a BS in Pre Law. I work in the fields of human services and as a paralegal.

I am the mother of four children ranging from diapers to college.

My interests range from poetry, literature, music (I LOVE heavy metal and my kids always make me turn the music down), relationships, animals, animal rights, photography, sociology, psychology, parenting, Celtic and British Literature, Astrology, Fairies, and the Paranormal. I have a very warped sense of humor as you will see.

I love Hub pages because I enjoy being connected with others and humanity. I think we all have so much to share and teach each other.'

PurvisBobbi, Bobbi, all the way from Florida, Your hubs are amazing, your words always touch my heart.

http://purvisbobbi44.hubpages.com/

'It will soon be fall in Florida and the green leaves will turn to hues of golden and amber, with splashes of crimson; to decorate our yard painting it a rainbow of autumn colors.

When the trees are bare only the Spanish moss will hang and sway with the sporadic breeze bringing us icy air from the north. Then we can take a deep breath into our lungs and feel the fresh cool air of winter that will follow soon.

I love all seasons in the countryside where so many wonderful neighbors live and care about each other.

Many birds will come to live in our yard from the north and we will feed and take care of them, as we do our squirrels and other out-door wild animals.

My loves are: Family which includes my pets, friends, writing, writing and writing more. I love to read and watch movies, cook and decorate. My hobbies are: Making jewelry, making new recipes and sharing with friends.

I have enjoyed writing on Hub Pages and meeting so many nice people and writers.

I never thought I would talk to anyone on the Internet I did not personally know---but I do now with Hub Pages and my Face Book, Google+ and Pinterest accounts. And I have learned so much from these people who have become an Internet Family.

So it is wonderful to be alive at this time in our World---and I hope you have enjoyed visiting with me for a while. Enjoy life and live each day as a cherished gift---because it is.'

Barbara (Bobbi) Purvis

teaches12345, Teaches, teaching is her passion, Thank you for your words of love in your hubs.

http://teaches12345.hubpages.com/

Teaching is my passion. My goals are to impart and inspire a love for learning, stimulate creativity and set the foundation for mastery and transference of skills.

My background includes a Masters in Business from Xavier University, National Child Development Associate and Advanced Director's Credential in Early Child Hood Development. I have worked in the business and educational field for over fifteen years and have enjoyed every opportunity. Currently, I teach at a local career college and this allows me to connect with active adult learners who will make a difference in their communities with positive leadership.

I believe in developing strong relationships and maintaining them. We grow stronger and live better with the support of a positive circle of relationships. I know my hub supporters will be a real strength to me as the years pass.

I have a solid faith in Christ who has sustained me through many hardships and created a real peace in my life as a result. I am looking forward to what the future may bring and hope to help others to discover real joy in their lives along the way (Jer 29:11). You can also join me on my blog spot, Seasoned Joy. Just click on the icon posted above right to visit deesquietplace.com. for inspirational topics.

As a hub page author, I am learning great techniques in online writing, acquiring great skill in technology, and making great friends. .'

Mhatter99, MHatter, all the way from San Francisco, your poems are so romantic and funny. You always entertain me. Thank you.

http://mhatter99.hubpages.com/

'My plans were to become a music teacher. I got my BA degree at San Francisco State College. I somehow found myself working for an oil company. They sent me to the San Francisco Academy of Arts to learn graphic arts for the printing field. Somehow, this all lead to job with almost limitless creative potential. In addition I was encouraged to engage in charity work. I coached youth soccer for 13 years. I hold several youth protection certificates. I was active in a number of charities until 2010.

I have an eBook, “Well That Was That” for those who enjoy a good laugh at: https://www.smashwords.com/books/view/160146.'

Gypsy Rose Lee, Gypsy, all the way from Riga, thank you dear friend for always being there and being so loyal and writing such beautiful poems.

http://gypsy-rose-lee.hubpages.com/

'I was born in Bay Ridge, Brooklyn, N.Y. I now live in Riga, Latvia in a house in the subuurbs with my husband Martin and our wonderful cat Sid. I give private lessons to people in English and write articles on the Internet. My two greatest passions are writing and poetry. My poetic interest comes from my dad famous Latvian poet and writer Eriks Raisters.

Love all animals especially cats. Love nature and the world, happy things, colorful things and enjoy living life to the fullest.

I have great faith in the Lord and let Him guide me each day.

Hub Pages is a great community. Have made so many friends and I'm glad to know them each and everyone. I can share my creativity with others and I can learn from them and that is the greatest feeling.'

LaThing, Lathing,all the way from Northeast, U.S.A., thank you for Heavenly and beautiful hubs;

http://lathing.hubpages.com/

'Quite often I get asked about the reason behind my profile name. Here is where you will find the answer, My Encounter With Hub pages!

Little intro:

LaThing is a mother, a wife, programmer analyst by profession, but she decided to be a stay home mom and loves every moment of it!

Comes from a family of politicians, politics runs in her blood, so she chose to stay away from it! Loves the One Who created her, and chose not to discuss, or argue with others regarding this! Has seen a lot in her life, and has learned from the positive, and the negative experiences. A believer in the fact that everything happens for a reason, and we are product of our choices! And she Chose not to go into the philosophical aspect of it!

Joining hub pages was a coincidence, but has been a fun filled journey! She has met a lot of great writers, made friends, and has decided to stay away from making any enemies! :)

Whether you are a top notch writer, or just stepping into the realm of writing, this is a great place to be. Join us in this great journey where you can express yourself, publish your ideas, write poetry, work on some facts, or whatever tickles your fancy.'


ImKarn, Leslie, all the way from Canada, thank you for being so stunning! You are a shining STAR in the hub pages heavens!

http://imkarn23.hubpages.com/

'Punnacious Communicatrix Extraordinaire who freezes her skinny ass off in Canada!

I use humor and sarcasm to get me through the day - and the cold!

I adore my dog, tolerate my kids, and enjoy poker, Harley s, yoga, dancing, horses, shoes - and WORDS!

Words are sexier than Elvis and blue suede shoes combined! And - that's sayin' somethin' (corner of upper lip rises in perfect imitation of Elvis's derisive sneer..)!

I specialize in - or like to think I specialize in - psychology, fitness, current events, politics, fashion - and MEN!

My mission - which I have chosen to accept - is to learn, share, inform, amuse - and, hopefully - to make you think!

I try to be grateful every single day - for every single day! I believe that life's too short for envy and anger - and greed truly pisses me off!

My wish is that people could be kinder to one another, pull their heads out of their...iThingies..(and other places I'm too polite to mention) - and - oh, yes - dress better!

Now, is that too much to ask?

If you absolutely ADORE what I write - and I so hope that you do - feel free to share it with all your friends and neighbors!

And countrymen, for that matter!

I promise - I won't mind a bit!

Hope you're smiling!'

Curiad, Mark, all the way from California, Thank you for such wonderful hubs you produce!

http://curiad.hubpages.com/

'I am an energetic, outgoing individual that enjoys a variety of things. I have worked with photography for 30 plus years beginning back in the late 1970s doing in-home baby portraits, school photography and sports photography and even had my own small business. I enjoy flying light aircraft and hot air balloons and hold an FAA commercial pilot’s certificate. When I was younger, I enjoyed rock climbing, martial arts, bicycling and both making and listening to music.

I also enjoy writing and teaching and have been doing so for some years. I have spent 20 plus years working as an engineer in the building controls field and many of those years training clients in the construction, service and operation of these systems.

I have traveled the USA and been in almost every major city and many smaller ones in the process of his work, and have been from Fairbanks Alaska to Miami Florida. I have trained all types of people from contractors to scientists with Masters Degrees and PHDs.

My varied experiences give me a unique outlook on life and an ability to see “beyond” just the ink and paper. I seek the spirit in my work and strive to make each creation alive and speak a message.

One thing we all can do to help each other out is to Share good hubs with others. You can do this by clicking the “hub Pages followers” button or any of the social media buttons at the top right of every Hub.'

Lord De Cross, Joseph, all the way from New Jersey, thank you for being so Wonderful and inspirational to all of us!

http://lorddecross.hubpages.com/

"There are so many reasons for us to be here – We find ourselves in a journey with no foreseeable end... and the rewards go beyond our own imagination."

Joseph De Cross

'We want to thank Hub Pages and our awesome community of fellow writers. We were awarded the trophy for "Best Community Activist" on August 6th, 2012. Our deepest appreciation!

Joseph De Cross is a proud dad, insatiable reader, freelance writer and a human being like any other. Our inspirations reflect our soul and some unbelievable experiences. Some stories come from real life events and might make you cry or smile without warning. We are here to share wonderful moments and experiences. God knows how far we are going to go.

We love to write on different topics with no special choice. We believe in our own potentials and precocious confidence to deal with science and its unleashed wrath. We have a background in Mechanical Engineering and Advanced math. We add fun to our math tutorials for sure. We can write about anything we want to put our mind to. We hop from history to science and back to the hottest celebrities. Just check our hottest inspirations and find us out. Thanks for stopping by!

If you want to join us, paste this url:

http://hubpages.com/_16tkt1611in5b/user/new/'

eHealer,all the way from Las Vegas, thank you for beautiful hubs.

http://ehealer.hubpages.com/

Professional Health Provider and Expert Author

'I am an established medical online writer with serious and diverse interests in mental health, health and wellness, and digital graphics. I have worked as a RN for over 25 years several specialties and am an educator for various universities on the West Coast. I completed a Masters in Nursing Research in 2005, and currently work as a freelance author for various magazines and webmasters. I have published academic writing in my nursing research field and have successfully transitioned as an authoritative writer with a friendly and stylish tone.

My strengths are in medical research and providing factual information with proper citations. However, I am equally skilled in writing informational articles that set an interesting and less formal style without losing the proper form and mechanics of grammar and punctuation. As an author for most of my career, I have extensive experience in writing and understand the value of instruction, and am dedicated to providing important and useful information to anyone in search of knowledge.'

BlossomSB, Blossom, all the way from Victoria, Australia, thank you for writing a winner hubs, beautiful and the spiritual thoughts.

http://blossomsb.hubpages.com/

'I've lived in a number of towns and countries with my husband, who was an Anglican priest, and family of five children, and have taught at all levels from preschool to university. We both began our working lives as primary school teachers and later studied together at the George Brown Missionary Training College in Sydney. We also both studied to be Lay Preachers. I retired from preaching after fifty years.

I have degrees in education, including School Librarianship, Theology and Psycholinguistics, and Applied Linguistics (ESL and EFL).

Now retired, I enjoy indulging in my hobbies of writing and painting in a variety of media. Oh, yes, I'm also involved in church activities as a Service Leader once a month, playing my flute in the Band, volunteer teaching ESL, and Christian Religious Education at my local primary school. I also enjoy gardening, knitting, embroidery, travel, and love catching up with grandchildren, friends and relative.

I have a Facebook fan page as an author:

https://www.facebook.com/bronwensfanpage

My blog is where I try and share about Christian children's books, picture story books, Bible Study and Sunday School for kids, Christian bookshops and writing Christian books for children and other Christian things for children.

http://www.thatmightypen.com

My books are available for sale on the site below. There is a place for comments, so please do have a peek and tell me what you think:

http://www.bscott-brangan.org

Hub Pages is great fun. If you haven't already joined, I recommend it. You can join by clicking here:

http://hubpages.com/adjoin/user/ne'

Rcrumple, Richard, all the way from Kentucky, I want to thank you for always entertaining me and making me laugh.. You are very special!

http://rcrumple.hubpages.com/

'Over the river and through the woods into the land of Oz.Add a hint of Tabasco Sauce, some onions, denominational religious conflict, political despair, highlighted with a touch of sarcastic humor and you've got the beginnings of where my mind could be on drugs.Eliminate the drugs, and who knows what's in store.

I was one of those kids that used to go to the library on Monday, check out three books, return them on Friday, and get two more for the weekend.The librarian knew me so well that she finally started allowing me to check out books from the adult side of the library when I was in sixth grade because I had run out of things to read on the kids side of the building.Then came high school in the 60's, sports, and political/ racial unrest experiences.Radio broadcasting, military, various business careers intermixed with stand-up comedy, back to business.Music, venomous reptiles, political analysis, and motivational self help publications filled in the free time, not to mention raising a family.

From Rhode Island to Indiana to Europe to the Mid East to New York to Chicago to Alabama and finally Kentucky, my experiences have enhanced my life and broadened my perspectives.Yet, I've always felt the loner even though I've never lacked for friends.

To travel into the realm of writing once again is like coming home.The trance starts and the keys depress, and I enter into a world created either by imagination, life's travels, or experiences past.Yet, before running the 100 yard dash, one must first remember how to take baby steps.Time is on my side, at least for now.

And remember, "You can't do it if you don't attempt it."

***I would like to express my gratitude to those that supported my Hub, "Escape From the Paranormal" in its Hub nugget Award. You are, and have always been more than gracious. Many Thanks***'

Eiddwen, Eddy my friend from Wales, I am still going to go see you one of these days, all of your hubs are written with amazing words and always presented so beautifully.

http://eiddwen.hubpages.com/

'I am a mother of six and grandmother of eleven beautiful grandchildren.

My hobbies are writing,reading,photography and exploring the Welsh countryside with my partner Dai.

I would like to add here that I have had to move and save all my previous hubs to edit ready to include in my next eBook and my novel which is at this moment in time about halfway to completion.

Therefore to all my friends old, new and yet to meet you are entering an new era of mine.

I hope you enjoy and here we go....................???!!!

I will write tributes from time to time in memory of my beautiful sister Val who passed over in 1999 and my daughter Erin who so tragically passed over in 2009 at the young age of 17 years old..

I have set up a trust fund in Erin's name with our only Welsh children's hospice and we have raised almost £4,000.

I am also living my dream by being successful in having two books published and another as we speak.

Published by Publish America is the first in my series of children story book consisting of two mischievous farm kittens getting into so many scrapes and adventures ;

This very first book is called

'Bobby and BIlly;Bobby's Lost Voice!!'

Below is the link to my book which is for sale on Amazon.

http://www.amazon.co.uk/Bobby-Billy-Bobbys-Lost-Voice/dp/1462650635/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1346494637&sr=8-1

Another which has been accepted by Publish America and is currently being published as we speak.called.

'Sunshine Ray and I'.

This is a book of fifty poems in Erin's memory but I would like to add here that the poems are not all sad ;some are humorous;words of a grieving mother;inspiring,beautiful etc.

I hope that someone who is today walking on life's rough roads for any reason will find their much needed strength and solace from this book.

'My Beautiful Rock Rose'.

I have recently also published my very first eBook on Smash words 'Sunshine Ray and I' is fictional but based on true life.

One day out of the blue I decide to research the Native Americans ;mostly the Cherokees so this is what I did!!!

Slowly the deeper I went into their lives ;beliefs and faith I found that I could relate to them from a very deep level.

Below is the link for this book if you would like to read and follow!

https://www.smashwords.com/books/view/174254

I am now busy working on the second book in this series and I love every moment of doing so.

I hope that by sharing my grief and my adjustments so that I am able to cope will in turn help others .

Here is a hub which I wrote a while back and today I republish

http://eiddwen.hubpages.com/hub/Is-Writing-The-Path-To-Our-Dreams

As well as writing poetry and all else on here I also write on

Triond http://www.triond.com/users/Eiddwen

"Expectance and acceptance " are two words which describe my adjustments.

I also try to live by ;

The Serenity Prayer.

"God grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change; the courage to change the things I can; and the wisdom to know the difference."

Before I end my updated profile I would like to share my new FB pages also:

My account is http://www.facebook.com/eiddwen.jones

Then myself and a very dear friend (through my writing) created

http://www.facebook.com/eiddwen.jones#!/EddyAnnieInspire

and my other page

http://www.facebook.com/eiddwen.jones#!/EveryoneHasADream

Please feel free and come for a visit. If you have suggestions maybe to let others know of your dreams or maybe you are living your dream or you would just like us to add anything at all to our pages.or any of the above it will be so very welcome.

Here's to am long time to come of friendships and also for sharing our hubs whatever the subjects.

Take care and God Bless you all.'

Eddy.

GinaBina4, Gina my sweet friend all the way from West Tennessee. Your sweet poems are so beautiful. I can see God’s hands all over your poems. Keep up the great work.

http://ginabina4.hubpages.com/

'I am a married mother of 4 and grandmother of 1. Currently I am a stay at home mom. I love the Lord and want to serve him as best I can. He is so good to me and merciful. If I have talents,it is because of him. I am about to start looking for a job...EEK. I am new to the hub as far as starting to write. I don't know if I'll be very good at it but we'll see. I may be reading more than writing. Either way it goes,I'm excited! Good to be here!'

Sueswan, Sue, my friend, your poetry are always so Beautiful and profound my friend.

http://sueswan.hubpages.com/

'Hi,

I am from Fort William(now Thunder Bay) Ontario.

I have been living in Toronto since 1976. Hated it at first but now I would not live anywhere else. Well, except for New York City and San Francisco.

Enjoy spending time with my family and friends. I am a big Elvis fan and attend many Elvis Tribute Festivals.

At a cocktail party, I am the wallflower, but if there is music I am the first one on the dance floor. :-)

I am pleased to have recently publish my first book , "Poetry From My Heart." http://www.lulu.com/shop/susan-sproull/poetry-from-my-heart/paperback/product-20305230.html'

Vincent Moore, all the way from Canada, thank you for being a class act indeed, and always brilliant poetry!

http://vincentmoore.hubpages.com/

'Vincent Moore formerly the Saddlerider pens his thoughts about many things and has a style all his own. Sometimes, he parties with words excessively and it becomes necessary to publish quickly lest his work be lost in the dark corners of his room or his mind. Vincent will lead you into mysterious worlds that are strange yet somehow familiar, worlds that will leave you unsettled and breathless for more.

He was born and raised in Montreal Canada amongst the Irish, Brits, Italians and French. Point St Charles (commonly called The Point) was the Hell's kitchen of Montreal. He played, cried, laughed and fought on the street corners, survival was an instinct and watching each others back important.

He left home at 17 to find his way in the world, failure and success he had plenty of. He studied the Arts and loved to draw and paint. Took acting lessons and envied those on the stage under the bright lights and hoped to some day become an actor, writer, playwright or painter.

He has taken up the pen and found his way to Hub pages, enjoying the many talented writes of fellow hubbers. He hopes to contribute and find a place amongst you.The freedom of expression is important and to a very great extent we can practice it here.

A few months back he was inspired to put together a number of his pieces and publish them in Kindle format at Amazon and Smash words. He will be inserting the links to those books with each future poem he scribes at his account.

As well I will be posting most of my poetry at my blog site below. Please come over for a visit, leave a comment. I will follow you and continue to leave comments in your work here at the Hubs. My Poetry in Motion is a work in progress and it calls out to me to keep adding more.'


billybuc, Bill all the way from Olympia, WA., your hubs just keep getting better, and I want to thank you for being so inspiring.

http://billybuc.hubpages.com/

'Born and raised in Tacoma, Washington, has lived in Washington, Oregon, Vermont and Alaska.

Graduated from Seattle University with degrees in Marketing and Economics and from the University of Puget Sound with a degree in Education. Eighteen years as a classroom teacher and held twenty-five other jobs over the years. Also owned and operated three businesses.

But that is all fluff; window-dressing and unimportant when compared to the real things in life.

One son, Tyler, age 27; single but in a serious relationship that will last a lifetime. A student of life, interested in anything and everything; hobbies include hiking, fishing, exploring, reading, gardening and of course, writing.

Self-published my first novel in October, 2011, and currently working on several other writing projects.

Writing at one time was a hobby; it has since developed into a passion. I try to capture the emotions in life but I have a long way to go; I try to find humor in most situations; some would say I have a long way to go in that as well. I do know that writing, like music and art and photography et al, should move the reader. Good writers actually stun their readers and that is what I hope for. Thank you for following along and may the wind always be at your back.

I will leave you for now with a quote that has meant so much to me over the years...from Tennyson:

"To strive, to seek, to find...and not to yield."

And why, you ask, does that quote mean so much to me? I guess I would say because it says never give up. There are things in life worth going the distance for and if you are lucky enough to find that special thing, special someone, then you damn well better give it every ounce of effort. Life was not meant to be a spectator sport

I have been fortunate. In 2012 I won Hubbie Awards for Most Helpufl Hubber and for The Most Beautiful Hub. Those awards mean a lot to me because they were voted on by my peers. I love Hub Pages!

To purchase my Lifestyle Choices book on Kindle go to http://www.amazon.com/Lifestyle-Choices-ebook/dp/B007ZV9G2U/ref=sr_1_3?s=digital-text&ie=UTF8&qid=1336064586&sr=1-3

If you are interested in viewing or purchasing my new Kindle book on alcoholism please go to http://www.amazon.com/Loving-Life-as-Alcoholic-ebook/dp/B007V69VXI/ref=sr_1_1?s=digital-text&ie=UTF8&qid=1334766719&sr=1-1

https://www.facebook.com/#!/profile.php?id=1743654633

If you are interested in a glimpse of my novel or any of the associated lavender products you can do so at http://www.the1259shuttle.com/

The novel can also be purchased on Kindle at http://www.amazon.com/dp/B0081A2CWU

All Kindle books that I have written can be found at http://www.amazon.com/s/ref=ntt_athr_dp_sr_1?_encoding=UTF8&search-alias=digital-text&field-author=William%20D.%20Holland

And you can see my website for Professional Writing Services at http://www.williamdholland.com/

I also need to say thank you to all the Hubbers who voted for me in the 2012 Hubbie Awards....I was fortunate enough to win two awards this year, for Most Supportive Hubber and for the Most Beautiful Hub. I am honored and humbled by the acceptance I have received this year.'

scrittobene, Maria, all the way from Melbourne Australia, You've captured our hearts with your poetry. Thank you for wonderful hubs.

http://scrittobene.hubpages.com/

'"Scrittobene" means, "written well" in Italian. I enjoy writing poetry and song lyrics and am proudly Australian. I mostly like to write about what I know and what I've experienced. Most of my work is loosely based on real events I have lived through and sometimes survived, emotionally, spiritually, physically or mentally.

Many of my friends on FB are Bob Dylan fans like me. I enjoy sharing my passion for Dylan with people around the world mostly from the USA and Europe. I was introduced to Dylan's poetry and music 21 years ago and have listened to his work each and every day since.

This year I have taken an interest in writing song lyrics. I have various musician friends on FB who have graciously offered to put music to my words. You can listen to some of my collaborations on my You Tube Channel. It's all for fun really - I just find it thrilling when music is added to my "poetry":

http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL25532E373B5B2C5E&feature=plc/

I run a FB group called "Music & Writing Group". This is a group for all who wish to share their favorite music, post their original compositions and also promote their favorite pieces of writing/poetry from Hub Pages. Please feel free to join me there:

https://www.facebook.com/groups/291602557602021/

Thanks for stopping by and/or following me.

Cheers,'

Wayne Brown, all the way from Texas, thank you for being a great hubber and a great writer! Bless you!

http://waynebrown.hubpages.com/

'Wayne is a graduate of the University of Southern Mississippi. He served over six years as an officer in the United States Air Force working as a navigator/flight instructor in the Hercules C-130E/H aircraft. He served in the southeast Asia conflicts and in other sites throughout the world. For the past 35 years, he has worked in the research and development field with a major global corporation. Wayne has been happily married to Barbara for over 15 years now. His interests include writing, reading, singing, playing guitar poorly, and enjoying the humor found in our everyday life.'

epigramman , Colin, all the way from Canada,lake erie , well you are the class act Colin Stewart – Just a joy to be friends with.

http://epigramman.hubpages.com/

..A most sincere thank you to all of those in the Hub pages community who voted ...... and for the 2nd year in a row ..... chose me as

The Hub pages Poet of the Year for 2012.

It was a honor and a thrill indeed and I am so humbled by this great award and a big big thank you to all of my friends, followers, fans, and esteemed colleagues.

lake Erie, Ontario, Canada'

vocalcoach, Audrey, all the way from Nashville, Tn. and Idyll wild, Ca..

Thank you for the Talent runs through your veins beautiful work always. I thank you for being an inspiration.

http://vocalcoach.hubpages.com/

'I love being of service to others. I believe this is why I was born. Writing for Hub pages fulfills that need.

Writing for Hub pages is both a privilege and a joy, rewarding and fulfilling. The magnificent friends I have met along the way are a treasure and I thank each one for their support and inspiration.

I enjoy sharing" how to "articles related to voice, piano and music in general. My growth here on Hub pages has given me the opportunity to discover that I have talents in other genres beyond music.

I am a long time vocal coach and piano instructor with a background in performance. I am the author of the award winning "Anyone Can Sing" Vocal Series.

I began my singing career at the ripe old age of three, singing in church, for community events, talent shows, seniors centers and on to occasional radio stints.

At 16 I began my life-long career as a professional singer and pianist. My love for people has been a strong asset to my singing career, especially on Cruise Ships and for my years as an entertainer in Hawaii at The Hilton Hotels and local clubs.

I'm proud to have won the "Hub nuggets Award" my first year as a writer on hub pages. I am grateful for the support of my hub page friends.

Writing for Hub pages is both a privilege and a joy, rewarding and fulfilling. The magnificent friends I have met along the way are a treasure and I thank each one for their support and inspiration.

My life's mission statement is" "To look for the beauty others cannot see."

Thank you for contributing to my hubs by reading, sharing with others and the encouragement I receive from your comments.

Audrey Hunt - vocalcoach

Consultant - Music, vocal technique, piano performance, acting coach.

Vocal Lessons - Expert in all areas, styles and genres. 25 yrs in Musical Theater.

The Breath Control System - Developing a better voice and a healthier body.

Professional Pianist/Instructor

Instruction available in any area and country. Please contact me for information at mzvocal@sbcglobal.net

writer20; Joyce, all the way from Southern Nevada. What awesome and wonderful hubs. I always enjoy them. Thank you

http://writer20.hubpages.com/

'I have made many friends on hub pages and love to read their hubs and learn. I have found inspiration in some of them that prompted me to write.

I started writing about 6 years ago putting my feelings on paper which allowed me to vent my pent-up anger.

I then wrote two detective stories which were edited and shelved.

I also write children’s stories mostly about cats and dogs, there are other stories about birds, ducks and other animals all talking like you and I.

The good news is two of my children’s stories are with an online-publisher.

I also try my hand at writing short poems when I get something to inspire me.

When I read I like James Patterson and Frances Mayes.'

kjforce, all the way from Florida Level . Your works are to be commended, always nicely done.

http://kjforce.hubpages.com/

'retired from the Medical Profession....researching alternative methods to better health,creative writings...recently published my second book, " Whatever I'm Still Here "

www.BarnesandNoble.com/s/whatever-i'm-still-here

I write non-fiction because life is funnier than fiction..if you ever asked yourself " what was I thinking ?" take a ride with me down "Humor Lane " ....

Read about the choices and decisions we make or made in the world and their consequences, as seen through my eyes and remember when life hands you lemons, grab the Vodka and call me....'

shiningirisheyes, all the way from Upstate, New York, to one of the great writers..

http://shiningirisheyes.hubpages.com/

'Isn’t it a bit unnerving that doctors call what they do ‘practice’? George Carlin

I have opinions of my own – strong opinions – but I don’t always agree with them. George W. Bush

Marriage is a wonderful institution.But who wants to live in an institution? Groucho Marx

God loved the birds and invented trees.Man loved the birds and invented cages. Jacques Deval

Never under any circumstances, take a sleeping pill and a laxative on the same night.Dave Barry

Friendship is like peeing; everyone can see it but only you get the warm feeling it brings. Jim Carry

The last thing that blew my mind was the wind.Me.'

CloudExplorer, Mike all the way from New York City, all thumbs up to you, you are most awesome!

http://cloudexplorer.hubpages.com/

'Cloud Explorer" is a metaphor for a person who explores cloud computing powers.

The real guy behind the making of this profile is Michael Pugh, he's a really cool guy who looks to share his knowledge, and expertise with the online world.

Making many friends digitally is his driven purpose on the web today and he's made a great deal of connections on hub pages as a highly active community member here.

Hub pages has become a sort of new home for his writing talent, and a cool launch pad for digital works today. So, If your new here to hub pages, and looking to earn a passive income writing give it a try, its truly awesome here.

He resides is New York City in a little town known as Queens, aka a Borough of NY, where he developed himself as a well achieved individual, business owner, web designer and online freelance writer.

Cloud Explorer's Professional Experiences: 10 year US Navy Veteran, Naval Aviation electronics, advanced fiber optics, Naval Calibrations, Rail Road Signal technologies, PC Repair, Web developer, Web research analyst & IT Expert, and Content Curator for the Pearltrees Network, Owner of FPV-Virtual, Developer of CloudTops.org.

To check out what he's up to on the web else where you can try his sharing icons here or visit his Pearltrees location.

His Pearltrees screen name is "CloudExplorer"

It can also be found on Google! His sharing factors, and content cu ration organizational skills there are far beyond!'

Sunnie Day, Kim, All the way from Texas, You are so amazing, I love your Novel 'Delilah'

http://sunnieday.hubpages.com/

'Fill your paper with the breathings of your heart.

William Wordsworth

Writing has always been my passion, however it has been over twenty years since I have unleashed my inner most thoughts to paper. I find a sense of wonder these days, as I do not know where my pen will take me. I feel blessed to be here, to be able to share my thoughts, and dreams on hub pages. I look forward to reading other hubs as well. I can see there are many talented writers here on hubpages. I am a retired nurse, mother of four grown children and grandmother of four. I call myself a backyard farmer and writer in the making. Thank you in advance for all your comments and support as I embark on this adventure. Happy writing to everyone!


Sunnie's Links



http://contributor.yahoo.com/user/1464109/sunnie_day.html

TToombs08, Terrye all the way from Somewhere between Heaven and Hell without a road map. *hugs* to you Terrye:, I love your Humorous hubs..

http://ttoombs08.hubpages.com/

'I was born in Arkansas, raised in Alaska, and living in the Badlands.

My interests include: writing, photography, gardening, horses, travel, reading, cooking, and baking.

My favorite genres are science fiction and fantasy, but occasionally, I can be found reading paranormal (vampire and werewolf) and gardening - I know, a heck of a combination, huh? I wonder if there's a werewolf beet...hm...

My bucket list includes: visit the last 14 US states I haven't been to yet, visit Europe, finish my 4 novels that are in different stages of "almost done," get my 5 year old non-communicative autistic son to talk, teach my husband to pick up his dirty socks, learn to knit, win the lottery, buy a horse ranch, and sail from California to Alaska.

Odd facts about me: I like salt on bananas, my best friend (other than my husband) is a llama, I love to write - have no problem getting started but seem to run into a wall shortly after starting, and I hate to wear shoes.'

Rahul my son all the way from India.. thank you.

http://rahul0324.hubpages.com/

'This is Rahul Rakesh from the hills of Doon, India. I welcome you to my profile and the beautiful family of Hub pages. I like to read as much work as I can and write on anything that interests me! I have been shown great love and affection by the hub pages community and keep trying to reciprocate the same.

If you have interest in reading some great work and sharing your ideas through writing you are welcome to join! Trust me,,, your experience will be worth while.

Poetry for me is a means to vent out what is inside me! Its a way of connecting my soul to the outer dimensions of the world! I love reading it and writing it! You can have a look at my poetry here.'

There are so many great hubbers out there. I could go on and on but I have run out of room..

Be Still My beating heart!


All of you are part of my heart.. Blessings to all of you!


By: Debbie Brooks

©Copyright 2012 by Poet - Deborah Brooks-Langford, Debbie, or Deborah Brooks. Unauthorized use and/or duplication of this material without express and written permission from this author and/or owner is strictly prohibited. Excerpts and links may be used for re-distribution, provided that full and clear credit is given to Deborah Brooks-Langford, Debbie, or Deborah Brooks with appropriate and specific direction to the original content. All rights reserved. Any violation or infringement of this copyright notice will be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law.

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      A.E. Williams 4 years ago from Hampton, GA

      Nice writing Debbie! Congrats!

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      Deborah Brooks Langford 4 years ago from Brownsville,TX

      Ardie.. thank you you are never late to the party.

      blessings

      so glad to see you

      Debbie

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      Sondra 4 years ago from Neverland

      This just showed in my feed and I am late to the party but the sentiments are just as heartfelt - CONGRATS! You are a true poet and author...I've always been so proud to know you on the Hub and on Facebook. Here's to another 200 :)

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      Deborah Brooks Langford 4 years ago from Brownsville,TX

      thank you aykinink

      Merry Christmas

      debbie

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      aykianink 5 years ago

      200 hubs. That is a very, very cool milestone. Good job, Debbie:-)

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      Deborah Brooks Langford 5 years ago from Brownsville,TX

      Sweeti thank you. I have. had a ball writing.. many blessing . Debbie

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      sweetie1 5 years ago from India

      Wow 200 hubs. Wonderful. I have only been able to write only 75 in 3 years. Wonderful hub. It must be very hard work because I feel you write very good quality blogs. Congrats and keep it up.

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      Deborah Brooks Langford 5 years ago from Brownsville,TX

      Daisy day thank you and its so good to see you blessings to you

      acaetnna I thank you so much.. many blessings to you too

      Debbie

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      acaetnna 5 years ago from Guildford

      Wow you are indeed a most beautiful and talented lady. Congratulations on your 200th hub - just how completely amazing is that ... especially in just 11 months!!!

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      Chantele Cross-Jones 5 years ago from Cardiff

      Firstly congrats on the 200 hubs, that is an amazing achivement for 11 months. Secondly what a great hub, I follow a few of these already but you have given me lots more people to look out for. Keep up the great writing and hard work. your hubs are brill!!

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      Deborah Brooks Langford 5 years ago from Brownsville,TX

      I commented on two hubs.. thanks Love Doctor

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      lovedoctor926 5 years ago

      It should be working. Thanks for your support.

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      lovedoctor926 5 years ago

      thanks for mentioning it. let me change it. lol.

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      lovedoctor926 5 years ago

      your welcome Debbie.

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      Deborah Brooks Langford 5 years ago from Brownsville,TX

      Love doctor thank you so good to see you.. thank you for being a faithful loyal follower

      debbie

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      lovedoctor926 5 years ago

      Lovely picture of you in the hat.

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      lovedoctor926 5 years ago

      Congratulations Debbie on your 200th hubs. That is quite an accomplishment! A very nice tribute to all the writers here. thanks for sharing their achievements with the rest of us here:)

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      Deborah Brooks Langford 5 years ago from Brownsville,TX

      Sinea thank you and blessings to you. Debbie

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      Sinea Pies 5 years ago from Northeastern United States

      Congratulations, Deborah, on you 200th hub. What a great achievement!

      How wonderful to share thanks for what other Hubbers have done for you. You are so thoughtful. We all should learn from your great example and follow your lead. Voted up and beautiful. :)

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      Deborah Brooks Langford 5 years ago from Brownsville,TX

      Teaches I thank you for following me you have been so awesome and loyal you are one of the best.

      Rahul my sweet son you are my heart.. I so admire you.. I am so glad you never give up one day you are going to be famous..

      unknown spy you are so wonderful.. I thank you for following me and being so loyal to me and if it wasn't for you following me and encouraging me and your wonderful comments. I would not be here.

      flashmarket hello sweet friend. you are so awesome and always have a good word for me and I thank you so much

      Beckie.. I am so glad to see you .. I love your writing and your comments you are very awesome my friend. keep your writing up siI can enjoy it

      God Bless you all

      Debbie

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      Shining Irish Eyes 5 years ago from Upstate, New York

      It gives me such a great smile to write this: CONGRATULATIONS ON YOUR 200TH HUB!!! and as I raise my glass to 200 more!

      I am truly humbled for being a part of such awesome and dear souls. I want to thank you for being one of the first people to welcome me to Hub pages. You have always been there to offer your encouragement and support. I only hope you realize how much it means to me as well as countless others.

      More importantly are the wonderful poems and masterpieces from you that have occupied my mind. It is in these moments when my mind is finally at rest from those "enemies at the gate", allowing me to focus my thoughts on the beautiful words you weave from such an endless imagination and soaring spirit.

      Thank you for lifting me up on days when you never even knew you did. Thank you for drying a tear on my cheek before it had a chance to fall and thank you so much for being such a wonderful friend.

      Sending Irish love your way always,

      Your never-ending friend - Beckie

      P.S. Thank you for introducing me to so many awesome individuals as well as introducing yourself to me on that wonderful day three months ago.

      XOXOXOXO

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      flashmakeit 5 years ago from usa

      Congratulation Debbie and thank you so much for writing about some of my favorite writers Mhatter99, BlossomSB, epigramman, shiningirisheyes, CloudExplorer , Rahul and you.

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      IAmForbidden 5 years ago from Neverland - where children never grow up.

      Debbie, congratz on your 200th hub. looking forward to the next 200 :) I followed most hubbers you mentioned above and i can say..they're really special and wonderful persons

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      Jessee R 5 years ago from Gurgaon, India

      Congratz mother Deb on such an excellent milestone... I am glad I met you here... other wise I would not have been here :)

      Thanks for the kind mention and just remember... I am always there.. whenever you need me :)

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      Dianna Mendez 5 years ago

      Congratulations, Deborah! Wow, I can't think of how long it will take me to get to this number. I admire your dedication and enjoy your writing! Thank you for the mention here, it is a nice surprise and I am honored. God bless you richly as you continue to share from your wisdom and heart. (By the way, I love that first profile pic of you in the smart-looking hat!). Voted up!

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      Deborah Brooks Langford 5 years ago from Brownsville,TX

      Vinaya Ghimir

      Movie master

      Gypsy

      Gina

      I want you all to know how I appreciate you for following me..

      hugs and blessings

      Debbie

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      Deborah Brooks Langford 5 years ago from Brownsville,TX

      Nell so good to see you and I have to tell you you were supposed to be in there mentioned.. I don't know what happened. so sorry.. I had to redo this.. hub.. the Hub kicked it off.. I could have sworn I had you on. please forgive me

      Debbie

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      Nell Rose 5 years ago from England

      Brilliant hub Deborah! congrats on the 200th hub, and your choice of hubbers is amazing! voted up! nell

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      Vinaya Ghimire 5 years ago from Nepal

      Deborah congrats for your achievement. From what I have read from you I can tell, you are a wonderful poet. Many of writers you have featured here are also my favorites.

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      Movie Master 5 years ago from United Kingdom

      Congratulations Debbie on 200 hubs, I am a big fan of your poetry and look forward to more!

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      Gypsy Rose Lee 5 years ago from Riga, Latvia

      Debbie took another look this is beyond amazing. Fantastic. What a wonderful looking hub with all our smiling faces. You're a gem Debbie. Again congrats and voted up and awesome on this incredible looking hub and passing it on in its new form. Hugs from me to new.

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      Gina 5 years ago from West Tennessee

      Thank you so much my dear friend. Your work on the hub is great. You are so talented in everything you do. God has blessed you immensely with many talents. I am honored to know you. Keep up the awesome work. Thank you for including me in your 200th hub.

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      Deborah Brooks Langford 5 years ago from Brownsville,TX

      Faith no you are the best of the best..lol.. love you girlfreind

      good nite.

      Debbie

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      Faith Reaper 5 years ago from southern USA

      Wow Debbie,

      You are so amazing and very clever to showcase all of these talented writers in this manner. As I stated before, I am truly humbled you have even made mention of me here dear one. I love this hub the first time, and even more so now, as it is very interesting to have everyone's profile right here. You are the best of the best dear one. God bless you always. In His Love, Faith Reaper

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      Deborah Brooks Langford 5 years ago from Brownsville,TX

      Coffee thank you dear.. blessings to you and thank you for following me

      Debbie

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      Marites Mabugat-Simbajon 5 years ago from Toronto, Ontario

      Congratulations, Debbie! The "Stars" are dancing...the Hubbing Sky is filled with their awesomeness and brilliance shine upon everyone following them...and to many more are dancing stars. It's brilliant how you did this hub. Well done!

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      Deborah Brooks Langford 5 years ago from Brownsville,TX

      stages of me thank you sweet friend blessings to you I am so honored you follow me my friend

      Sue so good to see my sweet friend

      abhi_bangal thank you for following me and so nice to meet you

      dghbrh thank you for following me and I am so excited about my novel coming up

      Lathing hugs to you too.. you are so awesome

      Gypsy thank you that is my picture from christmas 2010.. I was playing around.. love you

      Frank okay I promise Michelle and Dad are going on a adventure.. lol. you are so awesome lol

      Colin Colin Colin.. my sweet friend.. so good to see you.. thank you for visiting me you are always welcome here.. hugs from Tennessee

      Jools I am celebrating and thank you

      Break of dawn you will reach it I promise just never give up.. you are too awesome.

      thank you all and hugs and blessings to you all

      Debbie

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      Break of Dawn 5 years ago

      Oh wow 200 hubs! Just wow!! I have a long way to go before I ever reach that staggering number, lol. I am so very humbled by the mention of my name. You are so sweet! I admire your wonderful talent as a writer and your kind, beautiful personality. I am so honored and blessed to be one of your many followers. Congratulations and Thank you!

      My blessings to you!

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      Deborah Brooks Langford 5 years ago from Brownsville,TX

      austinhealy I would loved a bottle of french champagne.. sounds wonderful

      Rebecca of course you will get that far. never say never..

      MHatter so good to see you my friend..

      blessings to you all and thank you all for being my followers

      Debbie

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      Jools99 5 years ago from North-East UK

      Wow 200,well done Deborah!!!!! :o) Time to celebrate!

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      epigramman 5 years ago

      ...man oh man my Deborah of the divine - you are certainly a class act yourself and have so many friends and admirers and colleagues who love you and respect your craft as a writer -and you are such a great team player and congratulations on 200 hubs as well but I do not consider myself a writer and certainly no poet but I am a nice guy, I suppose and I have a cute smile - lol - you see, looks are everything - lol - and sending you the warmest wishes possible from lake erie time 9:38am and good energy too

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      Frank Atanacio 5 years ago from Shelton

      200 Hubs.. and only a very few on Michelle how dare you call me a friend... all those wonderful words in poetic form.. and only a few words left over for Michelle? How dare you? How can you write another hub while looking Michelle in the face.. that's a disgrace! LOL teasing you my dear wonderful Our Ms Brooks who have given us so much perfection in her writing God Bless You.... Frank

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      Mary Craig 5 years ago from New York

      Congrats on your 200th hub....I'm sure there's another 200 to come! This was an endearing hub....I like the way you mentioned where each of your followers hailed from.

      Voted up, useful, and interesting.

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      Gypsy Rose Lee 5 years ago from Riga, Latvia

      Voted up and awesome. Congrats on your 200th! Debbie you are the kind of friend that many people only dream about. We haven't met and I sure hope we will but I feel that I couldn't know you any better even if we had been neighbors for years and years. Thanks for the mention. All super hubbers on your list. Your creativity in your stories and your wonderful poetry always leaves me in awe. Here's to many more hubs to share. Love you and sending you lots of hugs from me and a meow from Sid. Passing this on to the Awesome HubPages site on Pinterest. Oh, yes I absolutely love your pic you look like a cowgirl ready to ride out on the range.

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      LaThing 5 years ago from From a World Within, USA

      My dear sweet Lady, you are an awesome friend!! Congrats on your 200 hubsss..... Love reading them! Your poetries move me to tears, and joy, and your stories are real and vivid! Thanks for being here for all of us..... Hubpages won't be hubpages without you :))

      Hugs from all the way here!!

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      deergha 5 years ago from ...... a place beyond now and beyond here !!!

      Many many congratulations dear Debbie on hitting the 200 mark straight and with much soul satisfying ingredients. God bless you with many more ideas to full fill our senses ahead with your wonderfully awesome hubs(!!!!!!) ..........Best of luck for your upcoming works and novel.

      luvs

      deergha

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      Abhijit Bangal 5 years ago from India

      I am really not a follower of yours still. And this is the first hub I am reading. But it was really amazing to know how people love you so very much. I also feel respect for such people. Moreover, I read your bio and immediately decided to follow you. You are one certainly prolific writer I know.

      Best luck for your novel.

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      Abhijit Bangal 5 years ago from India

      I am really not a follower of yours still. And this is the first hub I am reading. But it was really amazing to know how people love you so very much. I also feel respect for such people. Moreover, I read your bio and immediately decided to follow you. You are one certainly prolific writer I know.

      Best luck for your novel.

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      Sueswan 5 years ago

      Hi Debbie,

      Congratulations my friend on your 200th hub! Thank you for mentioning me and your kind words .

      Your poetry is beautiful and moving .

      Debbie, it is wonderful people like you that makes me happy that I am a member of this hub community.

      Blessings

      Sue

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      The Stages Of ME 5 years ago

      How wonderful God Bless and looking forward to many more:)

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      Deborah Brooks Langford 5 years ago from Brownsville,TX

      Thank you Victoria. Blessings to you. For being a follower. Debbie

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      Victoria Lynn 5 years ago from Arkansas, USA

      Awesome! 200 is incredible. You're a great hubber!

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      Deborah Brooks Langford 5 years ago from Brownsville,TX

      Lord Here is a glass Of sangria. Just for you. Hugs and blessings. Thanks for following me. Debbie

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      Joseph De Cross 5 years ago

      Congrats Debbie! You deserve another trip to Mexico, with mariachis and no trouble with those friends from A to Z. Thanks for mentioning our name dear friend! Glad to have you with us! Where is the sangria??

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      Martin Kloess 5 years ago from San Francisco

      Congratulations! Here's to the next 200... and the next... and the next... ad infinitum.

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      Rebecca Mealey 5 years ago from Northeastern Georgia, USA

      I have enjoyed your work. Great job. I don't know if I will get that far. Wow! A nice milestone.

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      Bernard J. Toulgoat 5 years ago from Treasure Coast, Florida

      That calls for a bottle of French champagne ! Congratulations

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      Faith Reaper 5 years ago from southern USA

      P.S. Awesome video of Sting ---always loved him!

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      Deborah Brooks Langford 5 years ago from Brownsville,TX

      Faith.. wow thank you And thank you For following me. I am so honored Dear friend. God bless you. Debbie

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      Faith Reaper 5 years ago from southern USA

      CONGRATULATIONS!!!! Wow 200th, and you are such a blessing to read and a beautiful person inside and out. I respect you so much as a great poet and writer. Keep them coming, and soon, it will be 300, then 400!!! I am so glad I meet you here on HubPages five months ago, or maybe it's six now? Ha. Those are all wonderful writers you follow, and I am so very humbled you would even mention my name. Thank you. Voted Way Up to the Heavens God bless you. In His Love, Faith Reaper

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      Deborah Brooks Langford 5 years ago from Brownsville,TX

      Richard Thank you so much for following me You are so awesome

      sunnie And thank you sweet friend

      Both are great writers . And I am so honored

      That you follow me. Blessings to you both. Debbie

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      Sunnie Day 5 years ago

      Ahhh Debbie what a way to celebrate your 200th hub and what an amazing this was..You have your finger on the pulse of hubville and are always so wonderful to us all. Wishing you the very best as you write 200 more amazing hubs...

      Love and hugs,

      Sunnie

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      Rich 5 years ago from Kentucky

      Deborah,

      My dear, you are a fabulous writer and an even better human being. I'm humbled by you mentioning me in this very special hub. You've included me in a group that I can only hope to do half as well as they. So, now that you've got 200 under your belt, what's in store for the next 200? You've already given so much of yourself to us, you must have an ever flowing fountain of emotion inside of you. Thanks so much!

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      Deborah Brooks Langford 5 years ago from Brownsville,TX

      Terrye.. thank you dear funny friend.. You are so awesome.. and I am so honored you follow me.

      hugs

      Debbie

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      Deborah Brooks Langford 5 years ago from Brownsville,TX

      Billy I am honored that you follow me thank you my friend

      Audrey.. thank you so good to see you

      it's because of all you that I have been encouraged to publish 200 hubs.. love you all

      Debbie

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      Terrye Toombs 5 years ago from Somewhere between Heaven and Hell without a road map.

      Holy smokes! 200 hubs?! Way to go, Debbie! Here's to another 200! Keep up the great work and thank you so much for mentioning me with all these other superstar hubbers! :)

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      Audrey Howitt 5 years ago from California

      Wow--congrats Debbie! That is quite an accomplishment!

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      Bill Holland 5 years ago from Olympia, WA

      How could one not be excited about such a momentous event? 200 works of beauty by a beautiful woman of compassion and love...congratulations my dear friend, and thank you for mentioning me. I am humbled by the mention and I am honored to be one of your many followers.

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      Deborah Brooks Langford 5 years ago from Brownsville,TX

      Carol.. thank you sweet friend you are so awesome

      Mike dear friend. I want to thank you for all the help and encouragement you have given me.. and I am in heaven right now.

      Joyce you are so awesome and so good to see you

      Blessings to you all

      Debbie

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      Joyce Haragsim 5 years ago from Southern Nevada

      Wow! 200 hubs is a great accomplishment and you deserve every bit of praise you get from your followers, Joyce.

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      Mike Pugh 5 years ago from New York City

      Debbie we love you so very much, thanks for being such a bright magical Wand of a woman, and so devoted to hubbing, hub writing, sharing, and giving it your all.

      You essence glows, and radiates in all of the dark places on the web for sure, allowing people to think of much more positive things rather then silliness, and hatred, of ugliness.

      I love your poetry and please don't change your style and way of being whom you choose to be for no one.

      Congratulations on your exceptional Milestone achievement of reaching 200 hubs, it is an honor to have been your virtual friend, and digital budd thus far.

      Hopefully someday in the future we may have the chance to meet in person, so our friendship can be a physical connection, and a more real one. Thanks for spreading the much needed hublove too.

      Love you & forever more Debbie, Cloud Explorer

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      carol stanley 5 years ago from Arizona

      congratulations on 200 hubs.. Love your poems. And keep writing and inspiring.

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      Deborah Brooks Langford 5 years ago from Brownsville,TX

      Leslie thank you I am so excited.. you are the best!!

      Debbie

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      Karen Silverman 5 years ago

      I see the fireworks, i hear the band,

      200 hubs penned by Deb's talented hand!

      Congratulation, my sweet, generous - and beautiful friend!

      Signed...

      an avid follower who is sharing this accomplishment!