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I have 81 stories published in 11 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 50954 times and 78 of my stories have been cherry picked.

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Author of "Library Cat" (Black & White Publishing) available here: http://amzn.to/28KQgCH

My stories

Gold cherry


“The examination is at an end” started that summer, with you eating Trivial Pursuit segments of pizza off the board game of our plate. You gave me a...

Castaway -- 3. A lucky escape

The lines on the tape deck’s waveform peaked and troughed like writhing worms. Stewart held the headphones close to his head.

Corvo Island

I plan to use you for the album cover of an indie-rock band I may never set up, because you demonstrate the correct blended recipe of abstraction and psycho-emotional profundity


each revisit the budgie-beep of a smoke alarm, during sleep...

The lifts at the BBC

They have speakers which pipe in News 24 in a slightly-more-left-than-right-wing nod to Nineteen Eighty-Four. They’re shabby, but it’s OK because it’...