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I have 100 stories published in 12 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 90072 times and 104 of my stories have been cherry picked.
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Author of "Library Cat" (Black & White Publishing) available here:

Twitter: @alexwritings

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Gold cherry

Robert Fergusson

b. 1750 — d. 1774 The gold solder of a two-day opium come down leaks through the lattice of your thoughts as you lay buckled in the dung-leavened...


Keeled over 45 degrees, scummy water tongues the smashed-out portholes as the anchor locker glugs in the evening tide. The radar is motionless, rust-...

The late 80s

magnetic notes exhaling

Mitch (Chapter Two)

He relished her like this, supping out every last drop of her collapsing spirit like a spider with a fly.
Gold cherry

The ticket (Chapter One)

Martha could tell it was a train ticket immediately form the way it fell from the man’s hand: not in a flutter but a sort of rapid spin, in quick circles, like a whirligig.


2 of my comments have received 2 Great Feedback votes

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This is a lovely poem. Great

Posted on Sun, 10 May 2020

This is a lovely poem. Great concept behind it and wonderfully executed ! Alex x

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