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Marblebay

I had no clue what brought me there. For a week I had a constant tug to go to Marblebay National park. The feeling was there and I battled it. I was...
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Grimms 84

Five days after robbing the Securicor van Jaz pulls a mask over booze coloured ruddy red cheeks and face and, hungover, is back at work. Del and...

Birthday Morning

My eyes slowly opened and I looked around my room for the first time of the day. My turtle noisly splashed in his tank next to my bed and I groaned...

Beach walk home

A cold chilling breeze sliced through my body as I walked among the other civilians of the beach. My body shivered and my eyes grew keen to all my...

tired

‘I’m tired’ Bags below your eyes hang heavy; heaving, breathless at the top of the stairs. ‘I’m just tired’ Plastic bag breaks; fallen vegetables...

Frankenstein in Ireland

Hello 'Victor'. My name is Mr. Kerwin. I'm the town magistrate. I'll be conducting your interrogation. Wolf and Zyfrklt are our very capable...

Final mission report for character CDX-1138

I had successfully uploaded to my voyager armature and after transferring a copy of my matrix to a more mobile armature, I returned to the surface...

Original Draft for CDX-1138

I wanted to pass along an idea I’ve had for my SWN character. I was thinking about playing an AI. My character’s official designation would be CDX-...

On American Medicine: A Case for Care

(in honor of Franklin Delano Roosevelt, American war leader and visionary) Today, we face a connundrum regarding American health care, particularly...
Cherry

WRITING ON THE MOVE

I recommend the London bus when seeking inspiration; All sorts of human life is there, and folks of every nation. All crammed together, talking,...

Where is the Genius?

Image made with imgflip. by author. The words are Jonathan Swift's. Where is the genius? I can see where the confederacy is...
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A perfect day

It was the winter of 1999. My best friend Richard was working for the Royal Forestry Commission up in Yorkshire. For a time, on a Friday night I...
Cherry

Almost on Vacation Blues

Our friends all scattered this summer and vacationed in various parts of Europe. One couple even got engaged in Norway. We don't have any vacation...

Colour Me Perfect

Colour Me Perfect Colour me violet Keep my world in inviolate Colour me lilac Keep my spirit bright Colour me red For you, sons and daughters, I will...
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Ghosts of the Leith Citadel

Ghosts of The Citadel: The Hidden Panel Article to be pitched to Editor of Edinburgh Evening News Tuesday 3 rd January 1989 Location: Arden Street,...

Downshire Diary – (34) Moonlighting (Part 05)

Sharon continued in palliative care at the Winston Churchill Hospital as well as moonlighting for the agency but all the while Michael wasn’t far from her thoughts but it wasn’t until more than three months after the funeral that she heard from him again.

THE MOST OBEDIENT INANIMATE OBJECTS

The most obedient inanimate objects

Choice Tales from the Vale – (141) Bath Night (Part 02)

“I thought you only came for a hug” she asked suspiciously “I did, but a bath sound nice” “No” she replied “Oh go on” he begged “we’ve never had a bath together” “No” she repeated

I love to sprinkle my tinkle Winkle

By Barny.B & Crazy Pete Inspired by: Black dog whose friend is a motor hog I love to pee, Oh yes indeed I love to do it on your tree, It feels so...

Imagine

Just imagine Compassion falling like drops of rain To feel it you need just, step outside And be awashed in the experience, in the emotion You are...

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