Pick of the day

Legend of the Pah - 8

Cece Hughes


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Story of the week

A Final Message From Moscow

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Poem of the week

Stories I won't tell you.

Dada, what kind of baby was I?
Do you remember me from back then?
Was I terrible or was I just…
I don’t know, just tell me how it feels?

How it feels? Darling, it was mostly
oh fuck. Not again. I can’t do this.
I can’t cry in Costa, hope that the

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Posting From Your Android Phone - Fixed!

Some of you have been having issues with posting your work using an android phone. Ewan and John our techie have been working really hard to fix this.

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Story and Poem the Month

A very big thank you to skinner_jennifer for choosing the Story and Poem of the Month for April. Here's what she says:


Reading so many great poems and stories, I've found it difficult to pick out my favourites, but here goes.



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Fill Fuller: Forever Endeavor by Ice Rivers. Out Now!

I'm very pleased to announce that ABCTaler Ice Rivers' second book Fill Fuller: Forever Endeavor is now available!

Here's what he says:

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I am very pleased to announce the publication of 'Inside Elephant' - a delightful and very special collection of poetry by our very own Catherine Poarch.

Published on December 17th, it's available to pre-order now

From Silverwood Books:

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We have had to suspend the automatic joining facility for a while so if you would like to join us please email claudine@abctales.com with your desired username and we will set up an account for you. It's all free!

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Bee's Journey

Picks of the Month

Legend of the Pah (5)


‘A parcel came for you,’ Lynne said dryly without looking up from her laptop.


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Life Through a Prism

Audio version at: https://soundcloud.com/user-62051685/life-through-a-prism-mp3


Life Through a Prism

Life’s journey viewed through

a backlit prism of hindsight,

refraction, strands intersecting,

splintering, dimensions of time.

From the first cry when new-born

to the last breath in old-age,

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