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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

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Back When Elvis Came To Town

Imagine the time before recorded sound. Before wax cylinders and piano rolls and music boxes. When all you had was the singer. Back when Elvis came to town.
Gold cherry

Song For The Girl With The Corn Coloured Hair

Originally intended for the 'Result' IP but life intervened and I didn't get it done in time.
Cherry

Castle Pillock 6

The Journal has had a fruity week...
Cherry

Castle Pillock 5

The Princess is taking her genes on holiday...
Cherry

Castle Pillock 4

There is sadness in Castle Pillock today.

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831 of my comments have received 888 Great Feedback votes

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Completely wonderful, Rachel,

Posted on Thu, 30 Dec 2021

Completely wonderful, Rachel, and the 'berried stars' conjures such an amazing image. 

Happy New Year! 

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I had the Shirelle's 'Will

Posted on Fri, 31 Dec 2021

I had the Shirelle's 'Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow' running through my head during Christmas. No idea why, unless it was my brain mounting a desperate defence against the seasonal onslaught.

If I find myself singing 'Uptown Girl' to the...

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Such a lovely image of the

Posted on Fri, 31 Dec 2021

Such a lovely image of the river, Jenny. Sums it all up so beautifully.

I was thinking about 'old' New Years a couple of days ago - I do feel sorry for all the youngsters that are missing out on the chance to make those memories, because...

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I did like the immediacy of

Posted on Fri, 31 Dec 2021

I did like the immediacy of this - the sudden arrival of the storm and then the quiet again. And the 'mistletoe orbs' is such an evocative phrase. You took me right there.

Happy New Year, Rhiannon.

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A delicious story, and it was

Posted on Sat, 01 Jan 2022

A delicious story, and it was so nice that Baxter had the generosity of spirit to save his step-brother from a nasty injury. 

Near the beginning you have a reference to 'service metals' and I wondered if this was a typo for medals?...

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I enjoyed reading this. The

Posted on Sun, 02 Jan 2022

I enjoyed reading this. The idea of light in the darkest time of the year is a very powerful one, and it feels as if we need it more than ever at the moment. 

And I really sympathise with the procrastination problem! 

I hope 2022...

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Posted in Procastinations

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Pick of the Day

Posted on Mon, 27 Dec 2021

This sparkling Christmas cracker of an Easter tale is our Facebook and Twitter Pick of the Day! Please do share/retweet if you enjoy it too.

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Posted in Chasing Down the Holidays

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Lovely to see some more of

Posted on Mon, 27 Dec 2021

Lovely to see some more of your wonderful characters and that cracking dialogue. Really enjoyed this, Rich.

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Posted in Chasing Down the Holidays

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Another lovely memory,

Posted on Tue, 28 Dec 2021

Another lovely memory, Turlough, and what a delightful picture! 

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Posted in The Chips at Twerton Park

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I so identify with those last

Posted on Wed, 22 Dec 2021

I so identify with those last lines! This is a lovely one to read aloud, Rhiannon, a wonderful rhythm.

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Posted in The exact time for dozing!

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