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I have 127 stories published in 11 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 261931 times and 179 of my stories have been cherry picked.
706 of my 3,926 comments have been voted Great Feedback with a total of 747 votes

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Assorted writers' groups, the odd anthology, occasional readings.  Lots of looking out of the window.  Hello, and thanks for dropping by.

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Readings of Episodes One and Two of the Pad Life Journals are now available on Sound Cloud: https://soundcloud.com/user-968566758   More to follow!

 

 

 

 

My stories

Gold cherry

Pad Life: The Joy of Jabbing

The Pad has a day out and takes the Red Arrow (nothing to do with Lord of the Rings, before you get excited). Picture: Pixabay Creative Commons Picture:
Cherry

The Path From Tree Hill (5/5)

'There was so much else going on then. So many distractions. No-one noticed anything. The adults never had time to wonder.' Picture: Pixabay Creative Commons
Cherry

The Path From Tree Hill (4/5)

'Christmas lunch was never Kit’s favourite. He ate like a pig the rest of the year, but he never had a lot at Christmas. Seemed to lose his appetite. It was odd.' Picture: Pixabay Creative Commons
Cherry

The Path From Tree Hill (3/5)

I looked at the cream walls, the grey carpet, the plasterboard, and the patterns and shapes lying beneath . Picture: Pixabay Creative Commons
Cherry

The Path From Tree Hill (2/5)

Even if I couldn’t see it, I knew the tree was there, solid on top of the hill. Picture: Pixabay Creative Commons

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706 of my comments have received 747 Great Feedback votes

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Pick of the Day

Posted on Sun, 29 Aug 2021

A beautiful, thoughtful meditation on the cycle of life - this is our Facebook and Twitter Pick of the Day! Please do share/retweet if you enjoy it too.

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Posted in In The Beginning (for Monarch butterflies)

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Pick of the Day

Posted on Tue, 24 Aug 2021

This is our Facebook and Twitter Pick of the Day. Please do share/retweet if you found it as moving as I did.

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Posted in Kabul Airport

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Marvellous, Drew. Shan't be

Posted on Sat, 03 Jul 2021

Marvellous, Drew. Shan't be forking out to take my double vaccinated self to a writers' retreat in Corfu any time soon then. 

'In the interest of intellectual freedom and expression for two weeks you try writing in the nude. You are thrown...

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Posted in You

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Well done with this, Penny -

Posted on Thu, 01 Jul 2021

Well done with this, Penny - still loving it! I particularly enjoy the way you blend the modern - ordering online and the car - with something very very much older. And all the lovely details which really bring the characters and the setting to...

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Posted in "Willow's Tail" 12

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It is such a complicated

Posted on Wed, 12 May 2021

It is such a complicated issue, and pushing further and further into the habitats of other species is not the answer to any of our problems. In fact it may make them worse -  it facilitates the 'jumping' of diseases to humans from other animals...

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Posted in The Last Elephant

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I love these - they take me

Posted on Wed, 05 May 2021

I love these - they take me right out of my ordinary day and give me a bit of magic and laughter.

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Posted in "Willow's Tail" 6

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I have to say that if I ever

Posted on Tue, 27 Apr 2021

I have to say that if I ever do see the sunrise these days, it tends to be at the end of my day rather than the start! I'm another one who doesn't really do early mornings, but reading your lovely poem makes me think maybe I should give it a go...

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Posted in Sunrise

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Pick of the Day

Posted on Sun, 25 Apr 2021

This delightful slice of fantasy is our Facebook and Twitter Pick of the Day! Please do share/retweet if you enjoy it too, and don't forget to check out the previous chapters. 

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Posted in "Willow's Tail" 4

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Yes, please let's have some

Posted on Wed, 17 Mar 2021

Yes, please let's have some more! These are such good characters, and such a promising scenario.

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Posted in "Willow's Tail"

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Brought back so many memories

Posted on Tue, 15 Dec 2020

Brought back so many memories!  The feeling of pleasure when you've found something they like doing and that will keep them occupied.  The feeling of hysteria when they like it so much you're doing it or reading that story for the 240th time! ...

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Posted in A new achievement @16 months

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