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We start our lives with hopes and dreams and then we grow up and reality takes over...
Two children's stories for Christmas - available in print from Amazon...Tommy is an only child, he is lonely these stories follow his adventures with his imaginary friends
I am currently very stressed, my anxiety levels are very high and I am depressed. This poem was written at four o'clock one morning following yet another sleepless night...
I decided to refresh my proofreading and editing skills and thought I would share my refresher here. The stages are planning, drafting, proofreading and editing.
A poem about poverty in Africa. Help save a child - donate to Oxfam
My partner and I are currently caring for his parents. His father has advanced dementia and is nearing the end of his life. Life is hard but hopefully we are giving him the best possible care...
The story continues...
Three poems about 'Change'
Chris wakes to find Mykaela has gone having read through all the case files as he slept...
Chapter four - Mykaela takes bereavement leave following her grandmothers death and begins to formulate her plan...
PC Pine considers his position and involvement with a crime victim. He decides to look over the unsolved crimes in the area that are the same or similar.
Mykaela discovers that vulnerable, elderly people were targeted in a spate of similar crimes. The police are aware of three drug addicts believed to be responsible, without evidence they are powerless
Watching & Wating Chapter One...Mykaela's life changed today, Friday 13th, but not for the better.
This is a synopsis of my first real crime novel and has been born out of recent unpleasant experiences
This is a poem about heartache, separation, facing life alone after a break up; the depression, darkness and loneliness felt following a break up...
A poem about the cutting down of an old oak tree and the affect on those that had relied on it for preservation. It is also a poem about loss...loss of love, friendship, the end of a relationship, through separation or...
This is a monologue written for performance, it is for serious auditions for aspiring actors. A woman visits a coffee shop every friday before visiting her mother...
Burglary affects lives, not just the lives of those that are robbed but the lives of everyone around them. Criminals who prey on the elderly and vulnerable are the lowest of the low, lower than pond scum if there is...
A poem about reflections on life and how I become more like my mother every day.
This video was taken at 'Creetown Country Music Festival' a couple of years ago (2010?). The video was taken on someones home movie camera or mobile phone so the quality is not the best but I am sure it gives you an...
Video Music Video - guitarist Rob Kay (my better half) playing Benny Hills Yakety Axe inspired by Chet Atkins
My partners rendition of Benny Hill's Yakety Axe inspired by Chet Atkins. Please visit robkay15 on youtube for more videos.
When you decide to write a book review always remember that it is your written opinion that can sell or destroy an author’s hard work, it can be constructive or destructive and a writers whole life could be...
Dad's Dementia gets a little worse every day - this hub documents his journey.
Creative Writing - Short Story - Monologue - 'My life' (from a cats point of view) by Smokey Joe Kinsella
My life by Smokey Joe Kinsella as told by Smokey Joe Kinsella to Leni Sands. An insight into the life of a streetwise cat. Smokey Joe's one time blog.
Dad's in his second childhood, doing lots of daft and silly things, his memories of recent times are no longer there but his memories of the past are as clear as yesterday although they seem to get a bit jumbled up. ...
Autobiographical novel synopsis, involving abandonment, abduction, rape, alcohol & drug addition, loss, murder, love, death and revenge, which bits are truth & which are fiction only you can decide!
This is the ‘tongue in cheek’, ‘cut-the-crap diet’ that really works, if you stick to it forever, you will continue to loose weight and keep it off forever.
Creative Writing - Becoming a creative writer, published author, creating a portfolio, the beginning...
Becoming a writer means following the rules of punctuation, spelling and grammar. This hub introduces you to a new discipline. This hub is the beginning of a series of hubs covering all the aspects you will need to...
Photography - My garden July 2011, roses are red, lobelia is blue, my garden is in full bloom, just for you...a
A poem and photographs of the beautiful plants on my garden by a proud amateur gardener.
Poetry about being yourself. What ever the circumstances you find yourself just be yourself.
Photography - Photos of my garden - herbacious and perennial border plants 24th April 2011 to July 2013
Hope you enjoyed those photographs. My garden looks so pretty at this time of year. it will look even prettier when everything comes into bloom. I would like to document those changes here. So this will be the first...
A factual hub explaining the different plant types. From woody plants and roses to Bulbs, corms and tubers...
A synopsis of a novel or script I am currently working on. The Angel in the Well - short story.
OK so its planting time again and you don’t know your annuals from your perennials. Not to worry, hopefully this article will give you enough information to help you decide what to plant and where.
Country music song lyrics. Our song about lost love and moving on with your life.
A bit of decorating, floor sanding and staining in time for Christmas. Finally finished on Christmas Eve, ready for the arrival of our guests on Christmas Day. Talk about cutting it fine.
Spotted a competition about writing something to do with the Olympic Games where the winning words would be displayed permanently on the wall outside the stadium. I'm not entering my poem but thought I would write...
Benjamin Zephaniah is probably one of the most popular Dub poets in the world. He is particularly popular with school children because he gives them poetry in a language they understand, he has rapport with them and he...
Educational hub. Adjectives - what are they? How do I use them with nouns and verbs. When do you use an adjective or an adverb? Do I need to define the verb or the sentence? Do I need to define the subject that is...
What are Adverbs? What do adverbs modify? An adverb modifies any part of language other than a noun.
Please save our Badgers - Say NO !Badger Cull and YES to vaccine! Protect the British Badger!
Autobiographical Writing - A Christmas Story - 'A Perfect Angel for the Christmas Tree' - A childhood memory.
A memory of a childhood christmas and living with a manic depressive mother. Manic depression is now called Bipolar, much more is known about it these days and better treatment available...
A memorable holiday from my childhood. Happy Holiday turns to sadness on arriving home.
On hubpages it is easy to keep a check on the number of followers you have and saddening when you notice one has stopped following you, for whatever reason. It is not so easy to find out who it was that stopped...
...the journey continues - this was a sponsored walk for Oxfam. We raised just under £2500 a couple of years ago and the walk was brilliant. The following year although we didn't raise as much money it was still...
Epic journey - sponsored walk to raise money for Oxfam. This was my 22.7 mile walk home last midsummers day. It was a lovely day and I had a lovely walk. Setting off at 9am and arriving home just after 7pm. The pictures...
Do you love playing with words, I do? This little poem is an example of how playful words can be.
I recently set a challenge requesting that writers had a go at personification.
A poem about the ups and downs of hubscores on hubpages.
Satirical poem conveying the frustration of writing a hub then finding out that someone else beat you to it.
A poem about being hurtful. Everything that goes around comes around. The poem feels pain then causes it.
Poetry about heartache. Poetry about love lost. Being afraid of the dark.
Falling in love with your best friend can be the cruelest love especially when your best friend doesn't know...and never finds out.
Where on hubpages should you put your poetry, which category. This hub defines rhyme and rhythm, poetry and literary terms.
This hub will hopefully help you to decide which category to use within hubpages for your poetry. There is an explanation of each category.
A poem about the way I see the world...
Poem about my world and the way I see it. A poem in search of a eutopia.
Poem about loosing faith in love, about heartache and pain. A poem about the foolishness of falling deeply in love with the wrong person.
Poem about life and unemployment. Recession in modern times. Rioys, religion, racism and agression. Written in the 90's but very relevant today.
A poem written in my twenties when I had the world at my feet. The place was Norfolk, UK.
Shakespeare was the most prolific writer of dramatic monologues. This guide will hopefully explain what Dramatic Monologues are and how to write a dramatic Monologue - where to start.
Forgetful, dementia, alzheimer's - dreadful for the sufferer and the family. The only blessing is that usually the sufferer is totally unaware that they have it.
(Scene: Single chair in centre of otherwise empty stage. A man enters stage left...he walks round the chair, turns it around and sits on it back to front facing the audience...he looks thoughtfully at then speaks with...