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My stories have been read 47457 times and 88 of my stories have been cherry picked.
216 of my 1,800 comments have been voted Great Feedback with a total of 219 votes

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My ghost story 'The Light Left' (under the name Jane Ayrie) can be found in the anthology 'Cold Iron', published by Iron Press::  https://tinyurl.com/yardmpqs

A short piece of science fiction, 'Madness Not To' (under the name Jane Roberts) 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

Gold cherry

The Game of the Name

Hooray! The most popular baby names list is out! No, I couldn't care less. Yes, I love a bit of a gawp at other people's choices.
Cherry

Temps Perdu

Gains and losses.
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Opposable Thumbs

General rant. State of world. State of nation. Digits.

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216 of my comments have received 219 Great Feedback votes

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Sharp, topical, funny and

Posted on Wed, 28 Mar 2018

Sharp, topical, funny and frightening - this is our Story of the Week!  Congratulations!

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Posted in Wai Peipei Comes Of Age

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I'm not really the best

Posted on Thu, 29 Mar 2018

I'm not really the best person to comment on this.  I have a Doctor Who purse.

Still enjoying this immensely.  

 

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And don't forget that there's

Posted on Wed, 28 Mar 2018

And don't forget that there's mini plastic, or whatever it's called, in bottled water.  It's probably in tap water too, but at least you're not paying extra for it.  

Very good piece, Ed.  

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Posted in Wai Peipei Comes Of Age

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Really interesting question. 

Posted on Sun, 25 Mar 2018

Really interesting question.  There's a lot of research going on at the moment, particularly into a compound of cannabis, cannabidiol.  Some researchers say it can reduce or lessen the severity of seizures, particularly where other drugs have not...

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Good Lord.  Normally the

Posted on Sun, 25 Mar 2018

Good Lord.  Normally the crowd runs the other way...laugh

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Posted in International Purple Day - Epilepsy Awareness

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Very funny, and very well

Posted on Thu, 22 Mar 2018

Very funny, and very well observed.  Having worked in a university myself, many years ago, I absolutely recognised the dynamics at the library visit.  That part of it reminded me of 'A Very Peculiar Practice', a TV programme from the eighties, I...

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Posted in Englishman Descending 6-8

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His problems are multiplying.

Posted on Wed, 21 Mar 2018

His problems are multiplying...

Very readable, characterisation is excellent.  Really enjoying this one!

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Next part please!  

Posted on Tue, 20 Mar 2018

Next part please!  

Shaping up very nicely.  I did feel that the long chunk of text in the third section could do with breaking up a bit - especially difficult to read on a screen.

The way the character of Richard is revealed,...

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The way you use both the

Posted on Wed, 07 Mar 2018

The way you use both the words and the flowers as signifiers, and then indicate that it was language that finished the relationship, is very effective.  Memory is preserved in all sorts of vessels, in all sorts of ways.  I enjoyed reading this....

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Posted in Flowers From a Book

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Time does heal the wounds,

Posted on Tue, 06 Mar 2018

Time does heal the wounds, but we still miss those we loved.  I'm sure your mother would be proud to know you are still thinking of her.

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Posted in Rest In Peace, Mom - Part III

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