I have learned that I should stop being a slacker and actually work on something in life. Lol!
It's hard to explain, but hubpages really makes you work for your earnings. I've been a procrastinator most of my life and an all together lazy person. But hubpages has been helping me develop a better work ethic. I love this place so much!
I learned that I much more potential than I gave my self credit for.
I also learned that I am quite patient and determined.
During my first couple of months here I wasn't sure what HP was looking for in terms of articles/content. So I wrote poems, recipes and short stories. I even wrote a couple of hub about my experience here. During the course of one week almost all my hubs were flagged. What did I do? I wanted to delete them, but the stubborn, determined person I am made me rewrite all the flagged hubs and got them republished.
I also use my experience as a researcher to help me research new topics to write about, and that is surprising to me as a I always tell people I am a poet and fiction writer.
I've learned that others really like my writing. I was quite surprised as I was alway a little apprehensive to share personal stories. However the community here are terrific. They encourage me, and contribute to my inspiration.
I finally received my first payout from Hubpages since joining 18 months ago. It took a while. If Google haven't changed their algo I would have made payout about a month or two sooner. Now I am almost there for my...
People were spreading rumors about me in my church, alleging that I was having an affair with a married woman. I confronted them about it, but they lied and said they weren't spreading them. They said they only heard...
I read and read. In so many cases I can't believe some of the things people don't know or understand and then I realize I am one of those people because I see so many hubs that make me feel dumb.I can not believe...
Lets put all the bad talk aside and lets have a positive thread for all the reasons you love Hubpages.So fellow writers on Hubpages, what has been the best thing that has happened to you since joining Hubpages.