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I have 56 stories published in 4 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 42745 times and 21 of my stories have been cherry picked.

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Jo Garwood


My stories

Chunky and The Human Dustbin

A room full of posters That old black and white TV Beach towels and ping pong A cassette player you tarted up for me Rock pools, sunburn That time we nearly drowned at sea

Out of Sight, Out of Mind

You slated my sketch You fell asleep You cried for an ex You weren’t very deep You wore real fur You didn’t eat. You made me go to Milton Keynes You slated my poetry

Word Gets Around

He watched as his girlfriend descended down the stairs in skin-tight jeans and a spotless white sweater, also adorned with a matching blue embroidered horse, the mare to his stallion.

The House of Seb

He enters his church - the Routemaster Breathes in the comforting smell Slips into a pew - front seat, top deck He knows this church so well. The windows are fogged with condensation


When they came together They found that there was nothing That the other didn’t make better If she’d never left the BBC If he hadn’t followed in the footsteps of his family