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I have 129 stories published in 11 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 272329 times and 183 of my stories have been cherry picked.
732 of my 3,987 comments have been voted Great Feedback with a total of 779 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

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Pad Life 13: What The Giraffe??

There's fly-tipping, and then there's giraffes. Some adult language. Possibly Giraffe. Picture: Pixabay Creative Commons
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A Story of May

I was born in October, and I always knew my name was chosen as a political statement. My Dad was a member of the International Marxist Group back then. They were big in the seventies.
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Story of the week

Sibelius Lobey (Part 4 - Final Part)

A Sunday morning in a small town in the summer of 1970. Picture: Pixabay Creative Commons
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Sibelius Lobey (Part 3)

One Saturday, in one small town, in the summer of 1970. Picture: Pixabay Creative Commons
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Sibelius Lobey (Part Two)

One Saturday in a small town in the summer of 1970. Picture: Pixabay Creative Commons

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732 of my comments have received 779 Great Feedback votes

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There have been times when I

Posted on Thu, 02 Apr 2020

There have been times when I've felt just like that.  It's a bit like when there's an eclipse of the sun, and you know it's going to come back, but then it takes longer than you thought and somewhere deep inside you a little prehistoric creature...

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Posted in Locked

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I hope your kind narrator

Posted on Tue, 31 Mar 2020

I hope your kind narrator bought shares in Andrex.  Really enjoyed this.

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Posted in The Stranger In The Pub

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Completely echo Drew's

Posted on Sun, 15 Mar 2020

Completely echo Drew's comment.  I love hearing writers read their work, it always brings an extra dimension to it.  And no ashtrays heard here, either!  

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Posted in Ash Trees

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I did like your list of

Posted on Thu, 05 Mar 2020

I did like your list of apocalypse threats that we have all survived!  As you say, we shall get through this one too.  As far as I understand it, it isn't that this virus is hyper-deadly, it's just that it's new so  no-one has had a chance to...

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Posted in The Coronavirus.

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Story of the Week!

Posted on Mon, 10 Feb 2020

This marvellous start to a new series is our Story of the Week!  Congratulations! 

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Posted in The Aquarium. Part 1. I’m Confessin’

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Another great episode, Penny.

Posted on Sun, 13 Oct 2019

Another great episode, Penny.  The trees were my favourite bit too.  Trees are indeed the guardians of our world.  

I really like the way, in this story, kindness given brings kindness back.  It's a lovely message.

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Posted in "The Trouble with Magical Beings" (A Fantasy) Chapter 9

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I'm with you on this one. 

Posted on Wed, 02 Oct 2019

I'm with you on this one.  The only place grey looks magnificent is on an elephant.

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Posted in Fifty Shades of Shade

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A beautiful image, sitting

Posted on Sun, 12 May 2019

A beautiful image, sitting making music under a tree.  All your pieces have the ability to make the reader feel both the permanence of the surroundings, and the impermanence of the people, particularly the narrator, within them.  Our narrator is...

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Posted in Under the pines and the power lines

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As well as the wonderful

Posted on Thu, 09 May 2019

As well as the wonderful descriptions you get in these poems, they are always so well constructed, so that the way the words are used, as much as the words themselves, help the reader to see what you see.  Another beauty, Rhiannon.

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Posted in Transfixed!

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I really enjoyed this, and

Posted on Fri, 03 May 2019

I really enjoyed this, and then reading about the background to it made it even more poignant.  What a wonderful memorial to your relative.

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Posted in 1944 (12miles south of Spa Belgium)

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