Just introducing myself here

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    Olive Grahamposted 10 years ago

    Hello, all, I'm Olive and I'm new here.  Looking forward to reading, writing and getting to know everyone.  Any suggestions for a new writer?

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    sneakorocksolidposted 10 years ago

    Have fun!

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      Olive Grahamposted 10 years agoin reply to this

      That's my plan!  Thanks.

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    frogdroppingposted 10 years ago

    Hey Olive, welcome to hubpages smile

    Check out the idea bank: go to > my account > idea bank

    Have a look to see if anything sparks your interest. Or maybe think about something you have knowledge about? A hobby, something you do or have done for a living. A memorable event that you can write about and share.

    Check out the 'answers', which are straight atop and lightly to the left of the screen. Consider answering a request/question.

    Have fun big_smile

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    Olive Grahamposted 10 years ago

    Thanks, frogdropping.  I will do just that.  I write a lot of poetry, so not sure how "acceptable" that is here.  Thanks for the advice.

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      frogdroppingposted 10 years agoin reply to this

      Olive - you write what you want to. Providing you write in a way that's acceptable as per the TOS, you're fine. If you're a poet, write poetry - we have many on the site. ralwus, CrisA, Brenda Acully, Pirate Girl. I think a few are testing the poetry waters, like wesley cox.

      Be the writer you want to be - that's what hubpages is all about.

  5. Jess Killmenow profile image59
    Jess Killmenowposted 10 years ago

    We have a strong poetry community here.  Welcome!

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    Crazdwriterposted 10 years ago

    Welcome and have fun, Olive.

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    pageantgirl31413posted 10 years ago

    It's completely acceptable. We are going to love reading them. Welcome to hubpages!

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    Olive Grahamposted 10 years ago

    Thanks so much, all!  Wow, what a friendly community.  I look forward to reading your work. 

    -Olivia

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      rednckwmnposted 10 years agoin reply to this

      Hey you. welcome to hubpages. It's a crazy ride, for sure, ('specially if you hang out in the forums..)but mostly good hearted people. Glad to meet ya!!

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    Olive Grahamposted 10 years ago

    Nice to meet you, too, rednckwmn.  I'll strap myself in for the crazy ride then.  When exactly does it start?

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      rednckwmnposted 10 years agoin reply to this

      soon....it IS thursday.... smile
      dont worry
      its not so strict as the disclaimers would have you believe...but some of us are crazy...
      write what ya want, some will like it,the others...who cares?..be happy and enjoy what you do...

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    visitmaniacposted 10 years ago

    Hi Olivia and welcome to hub pages!
    First great to have you here and second just write whatever comes to mind or to your heart smile

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    Luciendaskyposted 10 years ago

    Welcome big_smile you are off to a good start with meeting new people big_smile

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    Olive Grahamposted 10 years ago

    Thanks, visitmaniac and Luciendasky.  Definitely have to write what comes from the heart, not sure how to do it any other way.  Not sure how well cut out for making profitable hubs I am...  I don't really care about that, though.

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    dohn121posted 10 years ago

    Welcome, Olive!  You're going to be great!

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    Olive Grahamposted 10 years ago

    Thank you, dohn121!  A very friendly site this is.

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    Jane@CMposted 10 years ago

    Welcome, welcome!  Write what you love.  Enjoy the forums, don't be afraid of the men...they are harmless.

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      Olive Grahamposted 10 years agoin reply to this

      Uh oh, that doesn't sound good.

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        dohn121posted 10 years agoin reply to this

        Jane's right.  They're all suckers for a pretty face big_smile

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          Olive Grahamposted 10 years agoin reply to this

          Microcosm of the real world...

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        earnestshubposted 10 years agoin reply to this

        Some are harmless! smile

        Welcome to hubpages. Always nice to have another poet!

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    BadCoposted 10 years ago

    You will enjoy it here, the people are great plus they are from all across the globe, Irish myself, good luck with yer writing !

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    Flightkeeperposted 10 years ago

    Hi Olive, nice to meet you at Hubpages.

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    Olive Grahamposted 10 years ago

    Thank you, again.  Where do you insert where you're from?  Can't figure that out...

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      Flightkeeperposted 10 years agoin reply to this

      Go to my account, then Your Profile, then Location. EZ PZ.

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    Dale Mazurekposted 10 years ago

    A very big welcome

    As you have already witnessed the Hub community is a great place

    Im sure you will enjoy yourself here.

    Cheers

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    TamCorposted 10 years ago

    Welcome Olive!!! smile

    I hope you have lots of fun here--there are so many great people here that I know you'll love it!!!

    Watch out for that ralwus, though, he likes toes(Sorry, Charlie!) big_smile

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    ralwusposted 10 years ago

    Hey! I heard my name. And toes.

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      Deborah-Lynnposted 10 years agoin reply to this

      toes, toes, toes, Ralwus toes

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    areyouseriousposted 10 years ago

    Hello to all, just saying HI

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    manlypoetrymanposted 10 years ago

    Well Howdy...And...Welcome to Hub Pages!

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    ralwusposted 10 years ago

    I heard that. show 'em.

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    Olive Grahamposted 10 years ago

    Never have understood the foot fetish thing.  Escapes me.

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    Shirley Andersonposted 10 years ago

    A big, warm welcome to you, Olive!  smile

    I can just tell that it won't be long before you are one of the legions of hubaholics that grace these pages.

    You're gonna love it here!

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    Deborah-Lynnposted 10 years ago

    Geeez Olive, I've been enjoying you and Ralwus so much today and I forgot to say welcome to hub pages friend,  I know you are bound to meet some really great and gifted  writers here.

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      Olive Grahamposted 10 years agoin reply to this

      Thanks so much!  So far, so good.

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    sooner than laterposted 10 years ago

    Get out while you are still young.

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    cosetteposted 10 years ago

    howdy! welcome to the fray wink

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    Michael Willisposted 10 years ago

    Howdy, M'am! Welcome to Hubpages. Hope you enjoy this site and the people.
    http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3569/3298016647_52b1b5806d.jpg

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    Aquaposted 10 years ago

    Welcome to HubPages! Hope you enjoy your time here. smile

 
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