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I have 127 stories published in 11 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 263331 times and 179 of my stories have been cherry picked.
706 of my 3,928 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

Cherry

The Net Caster (Part Twelve)

A table, a bottle of Aphrodite whisky, and two glasses. The scenario was familiar. Was this really down to dumb luck? '
Cherry

The Net Caster (Part Eleven)

It hardly mattered in which direction I walked. It was only a matter of time. And there was a figure standing at the end of the street.
Cherry

The Net Caster (Part Ten)

The silver dust coated my skin and lips. A haz-bomb. What contaminants was I taking in through my lungs, my skin, the water I drank?
Cherry

The Net Caster (Part Nine)

Finally, I could start casting a net for Hamish Mansoorian. But the results were impossible.
Cherry

The Net Caster (Part Eight)

I began to shake. The room rippled round me and the options of weeping or going to sleep vied for my attention. Was I a murderer, or just a thief?

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706 of my comments have received 747 Great Feedback votes

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Penny, I shall never look at

Posted on Sun, 23 May 2021

Penny, I shall never look at the Amazon delivery man in the same way again. 

I think someone (possibly Jenny?) said in a comment on one of the earlier episodes that they like to save these up to read together, and I'm a bit the same. I...

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Great approach to the IP.

Posted on Mon, 24 May 2021

Great approach to the IP. Sometimes the memories and our imaginations are what get us through.

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Posted in We're not in Kansas anymore!

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You've made something very

Posted on Wed, 19 May 2021

You've made something very beautiful out of what is obviously a sadness for you, Rachel. The fact that you retain a child-like wonder at the the world around you, which you can put in such wonderful poetry, tells you a great deal about the child...

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Posted in Wandering Albatross

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Lovely, carefree days,

Posted on Thu, 20 May 2021

Lovely, carefree days, Rhiannon. You've brightened my afternoon - it is raining the proverbial cats and dogs here, but no lovely squishy mud to jump in!

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Posted in Shiny Brown

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Thank you so much for reading

Posted on Thu, 11 Feb 2021

Thank you so much for reading, Jean, and for your kind comment. I hope all is well with you. I've now had my second jab, so the world is now my something or other! Variants allowing of course.

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Posted in Pad Life: The Joy of Jabbing

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I don't think I've ever seen

Posted on Sun, 09 May 2021

I don't think I've ever seen that process better described. Glad it's not just me. The bit about Robert Mitchum took me back to when I first saw the movie, which was wondrous, and which menacingly haunted my dreams for a long time afterwards.

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Posted in Developmental Hell (Open the Window)

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Poem of the Week

Posted on Sat, 01 May 2021

This wonderful piece is our Poem of the Week. Congratulations!

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Posted in Impaired

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Pick of the Day

Posted on Thu, 06 May 2021

This beautiful piece of wisdom and tranquility 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 Resting Place

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Pick of the Day

Posted on Sun, 02 May 2021

This masterful piece of storytelling is our Facebook and Twitter Pick of the Day! Please do share/retweet if you enjoy it too.

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Posted in Council Estate Jesus

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A striking and beautiful poem

Posted on Sat, 01 May 2021

A striking and beautiful poem, and such a lovely remembrance for your daughter. The picture makes a wonderful accompaniment. 

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Posted in Impaired

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