I have 83 stories published in
7 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 69874 times and 104 of my stories have been cherry picked.
246 of my 2,163 comments have been voted Great Feedback with a total of 249 votes
A couple of my pieces can be found elsewhere,
A ghost story, 'The Light Left' is in the anthology 'Cold Iron', published by Iron Press:: https://tinyurl.com/yardmpqs
A short piece of science fiction, 'Madness Not To' 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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246 of my comments have received 249 Great Feedback votes
Really interesting the way
Posted on Thu, 12 Oct 2017
Really interesting the way this deals with memory and recall. The bit where the mother insists that there were always birthday parties, flatly contradicting the memory, and causing the narrator to doubt it. I like the way things aren't neatly...Read full comment
Posted in Yellow Ribbons
A lovely way to finish off,
Posted on Sat, 07 Oct 2017
A lovely way to finish off, Carl. This has been such a generous series of posts, sharing your family's history and those wonderful photographs. Looking back, I see that you have previously written in more detail about your mother, so I shall...Read full comment
I really liked the structure
Posted on Fri, 06 Oct 2017
I really liked the structure and flow of this, Rhiannon. It reads very well. There are some bizarre interpretations of all sorts of things out there. Whatever one's own particular religious views, some of the conspiracy and end-of-world...Read full comment
Posted in False Announcements!
This is going really well.
Posted on Sun, 01 Oct 2017
This is going really well. You've set up a good set of dilemmas for the future - not only does Stephanie have to deal with Harrison, there's also the problem that Victoria may well not want to go back to her own time! The only reservation I...Read full comment
Posted in "Past or Present" Chapter 9
Great that this appeared on
Posted on Thu, 28 Sep 2017
Great that this appeared on National Poetry Day - it is a great poem. I'm doing a course at the moment on 'creative non-fiction' - which turns out to be a lot more complicated than making 'what I did on my holidays' more interesting - and this...Read full comment
Posted in Flying Ops
Really liked this, Rhiannon.
Posted on Mon, 18 Sep 2017
Really liked this, Rhiannon. The rhyming works really well, and parts of it reminded me of riddle poems, which fits in with the idea of the wise owl. It's a wonderful idea, that we could have a wise and perceptive companion who could keep an...Read full comment
Posted in Watch your back!
It's interesting how poems
Posted on Sun, 17 Sep 2017
It's interesting how poems take different people different ways. I thought it was very clear, but in a very subtle way. I think you have to stay true to your vision, especially as it has struck a chord with a number of readers. That's the...Read full comment
Posted in time travelling