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I have 83 stories published in 7 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 63671 times and 104 of my stories have been cherry picked.
240 of my 2,120 comments have been voted Great Feedback with a total of 243 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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Round The Corner (Part Two)

Second Part of a sort of fairy story, for sort of grown ups. Picture: Pixabay Creative Commons
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Round The Corner (Part One)

A sort of fairy story, for sort of grown ups. Picture: Pixabay Creative Commons
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Monster

We know a monster when we see one. Picture: Pixabay Creative Commons
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Aftermath

I don’t associate cats with beaches. Dogs, yes, flappy ears and flappy paws, chasing balls and sticks, challenging the waves to a duel. But a...
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International Purple Day - Epilepsy Awareness

Tomorrow is Purple Day! My lovely daughter has learned to live with her epilepsy, but we have also learned that there is a lot to be done in terms of research and awareness. This is written with her permission. Purple Day logo used with permission of Purple Day UK.
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240 of my comments have received 243 Great Feedback votes

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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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Great start, really looking

Posted on Wed, 15 Aug 2018

Great start, really looking forward to seeing more of this.  Perhaps it's just me, but I wasn't sure about when it's set.  From the language and the descriptions I thought it was firmly in the past but the mention of a phone (not even the more...

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Posted in The Last Case of Dr. Jonah Wexley Abbott (Pt. 1)

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Thank you!  That's something

Posted on Wed, 01 Aug 2018

Thank you!  That's something very special, in this week.  I'm not usually prone to the optimistic or uplifting, but remembering Well-Wisher's lovely, magical stories and poems made me determined to try and emulate some of his gentleness and...

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Posted in Round The Corner (Part One)

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A tantalising glimpse of a

Posted on Wed, 01 Aug 2018

A tantalising glimpse of a wonder, and sometimes that's the best thing to have.

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Posted in I DREAMED ABOUT A GIRL

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Hello!  Welcome To ABC Tales.

Posted on Tue, 31 Jul 2018

Hello!  Welcome To ABC Tales.  

Lots of good stuff in this first chapter.  Some of your descriptions are excellent - I got a real feeling of the snow and the power of the elements, and the stained glass with its mixture of hellish fire and...

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Posted in Survival on the Edge of the Night

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The darting rhythm of this

Posted on Sun, 29 Jul 2018

The darting rhythm of this captures the bird's movement perfectly.  A delightful read.

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Posted in LIFE IS SIMPLE

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This is great. A convincing

Posted on Wed, 25 Jul 2018

This is great. A convincing fairytale set in an equally convincing real world. And for old Whovians like me,utterly irresistible.

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Posted in The Blue Box

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Quiet joy and contentment

Posted on Sun, 22 Jul 2018

Quiet joy and contentment brings its own creativity.  This lovely poem is our Facebook and Twitter Pick of the Day.  Please do share/retweet if you enjoy it too.  

Picture:  Pixabay Creative Commons

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Posted in HERE I SIT

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I came late to this so I don

Posted on Tue, 17 Jul 2018

I came late to this so I don't know if the last line in question is the existing last line or a previous last line?  Just checking, before I place my bid.  

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Posted in Distance

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Into the valley of death... 

Posted on Wed, 18 Jul 2018

Into the valley of death...  really made me laugh.  Reminded me of all those times we were horrid to new young teachers, just because we could be.  Children are nasty little beasts.

Would it be possible to have a couple of quick thumbnail...

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Posted in I'm Not Disappointed, I'm Just Angry Chapter 3

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