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I have 96 stories published in 8 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 84539 times and 123 of my stories have been cherry picked.
293 of my 2,461 comments have been voted Great Feedback with a total of 300 votes

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Short stories published in these anthologies: 

Cold Iron: 21st Century Ghost Stories (The Iron Press) http://www.ironpress.co.uk/books/coldiron.html (as Jane Ayrie);  

Science Fiction for Survival (Valley Press) https://www.valleypressuk.com/book/119/science_fiction_for_survival (as Jane Roberts)

 

 

 

My stories

All You Need Is...?

It’s not that I’ve never known love. I’ve had my share. But when it comes to writing about love, I can’t. I just can’t.
Gold cherry

Pillock's Castle (3)

The journal ponders the ideal family.

Corruption

Exploring the background to events in my story 'I Wish I Might'. Started off as a response to the IP 'Tramp', stalled, and then brought back to life by this week's IP.

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293 of my comments have received 300 Great Feedback votes

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It is, as the song goes, a

Posted on Tue, 04 Apr 2017

It is, as the song goes, a whole new world.  OK, then, what is the spider going to do??

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Posted in Lisa Seduces Ray or Did She? (fireflies cont.)

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Sounds like they're both

Posted on Mon, 03 Apr 2017

Sounds like they're both better out of a very mutually destructive relationship.  The ambivalence in the portrayal of the wife is interesting, although for me it seemed as though you yourself weren't really sure of who she was, and as a reader...

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Posted in Poker Face

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Relationships in dementia can

Posted on Mon, 03 Apr 2017

Relationships in dementia can be so complicated, but sometimes there are lovely moments, like this. 

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Posted in ‘Where is your home?’

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Beautiful poem.  I can see,

Posted on Sun, 02 Apr 2017

Beautiful poem.  I can see, hear and certainly smell it smiley​  Happy memories do...

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Posted in Wish you were here

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I love this.  I have no idea

Posted on Fri, 31 Mar 2017

I love this.  I have no idea what it is or where it's going, but I love it.

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Posted in Smarter than a Caterpillar (Fire Flys and Spiders part two)

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I like this for the way it

Posted on Thu, 30 Mar 2017

I like this for the way it shows that domestic violence is no respecter of class or money, and that violence distorts human relationships.  Claire may be staying in the marriage for reasons other than love,and no-one would blame her for getting...

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Posted in Mum, when?

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Lovely to see you back.  This

Posted on Tue, 31 Jan 2017

Lovely to see you back.  This is beautiful and heartwrenching.

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Posted in Parallel Realities

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Really liked the effect of

Posted on Fri, 20 Jan 2017

Really liked the effect of the rhythm and rhyme.  They express the desperate way so many turn to all sorts of notions to give structure to the world.  The last stanza captures the calm of those who have found their own answers.

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Posted in Superstitions’ Grip

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A blast of anguish, heartfelt

Posted on Fri, 20 Jan 2017

A blast of anguish, heartfelt and bleak.  There's a real feeling of powerlessness and desperation.

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Posted in once life January 18, 2017

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This beautiful evocation of

Posted on Sat, 07 Jan 2017

This beautiful evocation of the promise of spring is our Facebook and Twitter Pick of the Day! 

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Posted in Promises of Spring.

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