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I have 83 stories published in 7 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 60970 times and 104 of my stories have been cherry picked.
239 of my 2,081 comments have been voted Great Feedback with a total of 242 votes

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A couple of my pieces can be found elsewhere,

A ghost story, 'The Light Left' is in the anthology 'Cold Iron', published by Iron Press::  https://tinyurl.com/yardmpqs

A short piece of science fiction, 'Madness Not To' is on the Terra 2 website here: :https://yorkstjohnterratwo.com/portfolio/madness-not-to-by-jane-roberts/

My ABC blog, including life at Castle Pillock, is here:  https://www.abctales.com/blogs/airyfairy   There are also some previous Castle Pillock episodes in the named collection below.

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My stories

Cherry

Christobel and The Monkey (Part 1 of 2)

A shaggy monkey story. Picture: Pixabay Creative Commons
Gold cherry

Shadow (Part 3 of 3)

What will Mr Gray find behind the open door?
Cherry

Shadow (Part 2 of 3)

Is Mr Gray really cut out for an enigmatic lady, however intelligent?
Gold cherry

Shadow (Part 1 of 3)

Mr Gray seeks an intelligent lady. But is that what he's cut out for? Supposed to be for last week's 'Storm' Inspiration Point, but ran out of time. Picture: Pixabay Creative Commons

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239 of my comments have received 242 Great Feedback votes

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I am Delilah, and this is

Posted on Sun, 26 Aug 2018

I am Delilah, and this is being typed by the servant of myself and Zsa Zsa.  I have a new game for Omar.  Get your local vet to put either you or Mitsie on special expensive food that only the one of you is supposed to have, and then swap bowls...

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Posted in Omar's Diary - Sunday 26th August 2018

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More than one journey is

Posted on Sun, 04 Dec 2016

More than one journey is explored in this wonderful exploration of pain and hope.  That's why it's our Facebook and Twitter Pick of the Day!

Picture credit:  http://tinyurl.com/hrmu2lg

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Posted in Journey to Minneapolis

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Some very striking imagery -

Posted on Thu, 18 Jun 2015

Some very striking imagery - the one that stood out for me was the passage comparing Joanie's voice to a shotgun, 'her words repeating until the cartridge emptied, until her words were simple, hollow clicks.'  I wasn't too sure about some of the...

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Posted in Buried Secrets

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You've got it all in there

Posted on Sat, 02 May 2015

You've got it all in there really - the self justification and the detachment, and the powerful images of what that leads to.  This is chilling and heartbreaking.

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Posted in Culpable

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A lovely idea to mark the

Posted on Sat, 08 Sep 2018

A lovely idea to mark the passing of a beloved pet.  

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Posted in A STONE

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Thought provoking piece,

Posted on Sat, 01 Sep 2018

Thought provoking piece, Rhiannon, and certainly struck a chord with me.  I get particularly fed up with the constant excuse 'Ooops, I misspoke'.  Well think what you're saying before opening trap or putting fingers to keyboard then!  And yes,...

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Posted in Healing or Provoking

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Lovely contribution to the IP

Posted on Mon, 20 Aug 2018

Lovely contribution to the IP.  I like the way that 'ticking' at the end reflects 'metronomic' at the start.  Very well thought out.  

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Posted in Time Is Ticking

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Another lovely minature of

Posted on Mon, 20 Aug 2018

Another lovely minature of life.  These short poems are really working, Richard.

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Posted in I WAS BORN

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The joy comes over very

Posted on Sat, 18 Aug 2018

The joy comes over very strongly, Richard.  The simplest of things often provide the strongest of memories, and you have captured that well here.

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Posted in ONCE UPON

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What trousers will Jed wear

Posted on Fri, 17 Aug 2018

What trousers will Jed wear with his yellow shirt?

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Posted in The counting horse problem

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