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I have 906 stories published in 7 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 921649 times and 861 of my stories have been cherry picked.
563 of my 12,157 comments have been voted Great Feedback with a total of 577 votes

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Cherry

Uncle John and Jimmy.

Da didn’t believe in noise. He’d be sitting at the grill with the wireless on the window making toast and listening to Radio Athlone. Even from the...
Cherry

The Omen

Mum and Da weren’t to know that Damien would become synonymous with the devil. David Seltzer the screenwriter for supernatural horror The Omen ,...
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Damian, Damien and demons.

Mum was aged thirty when she had me. She’d already lost her first-born son, which sounds like a form of carelessness, as if she’d put him in a reed...
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Ernie Platt 1940—2015

Ernie Platt 1940—2015 Ernie was born in 1940. No football, no rugby, no golf, and the Scottish Grand National won by ‘no race run’, but at least...
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SEV 4

I was still at school and watching Space 1999 on the telly, when SEV wafted into the living room stinking of booze and fag smoke. He slapped the back...
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563 of my comments have received 577 Great Feedback votes

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I wonder if cats do laugh? I

Posted on Wed, 05 May 2021

I wonder if cats do laugh? I've seen them dreaming. Laughing? 

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Posted in "Willow's Tail" 6

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cheers drew, I tend to breene

Posted on Tue, 27 Apr 2021

cheers drew, I tend to breene through breeges in every story I write in a breengish manner of breenge-noirness

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Posted in Sooz 5

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bluebells are very watery

Posted on Mon, 26 Apr 2021

bluebells are very watery when you strim them. The green folliage and sky blue are a heavenly mix. 

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Posted in Bluebells

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well, Jenny, you're blessed

Posted on Tue, 27 Apr 2021

well, Jenny, you're blessed to be able to read and write in peace. For those without that gift are poorer in my thnking by far. 

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Posted in Sunrise

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It's a cat's life, a bit like

Posted on Sun, 25 Apr 2021

It's a cat's life, a bit like a dog's life, but smarter. keep it going. 

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Posted in "Willow's Tail" 4

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cynics need more than leather

Posted on Sun, 18 Apr 2021

cynics need more than leather gloves, but leather hearts. Mines works just fine. 

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Posted in For The Thorns

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I wandered off a few times

Posted on Fri, 16 Apr 2021

I wandered off a few times too, it''s always good to remember. The American accent makes it special. It doesn't show what you were thinking, but it does show what you were thinking moment. 

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Posted in Icecream

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I've no knowledge of music

Posted on Wed, 07 Apr 2021

I've no knowledge of music but have heard the name Stravnsky and I might even have heard riot of spring. As your poem shows, listening to music is classless. We all appreciate beauty, but in different ways. 

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Posted in The Riot of Spring (Pictures of Pagan Russia 1913)

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thanks insert, you don't miss

Posted on Sat, 03 Apr 2021

thanks insert, you don't miss much, apart from writing...get to it. 

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Posted in Sooz

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I'm not sure James II thought

Posted on Fri, 02 Apr 2021

I'm not sure James II thought it silly to embrace Cathlicism. He was Catholic. I guess we can thing it silly now, but with tens of thousands of life lost, well it gave us William of Orange and changed history. 

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Posted in Thank God It's Good Friday! (and April Fools) By Alfred N.Muggins

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