celticman

Primary tabs

I have 914 stories published in 7 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 977568 times and 871 of my stories have been cherry picked.
596 of my 12,273 comments have been voted Great Feedback with a total of 611 votes

Close reader

My stories

Cherry

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...
Cherry

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...
Cherry

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...
1 likes
Cherry

John Ferguson 1/12/1929—11/1/2020

John Ferguson slipped me twenty-quid and I went to the Oasis, loosely termed a nightclub, with the cash. He was about five-foot-five tall, and he...
Cherry

SEV 3

I was sixteen when I stole my brother, SEV’s, identity. I’d nipped into the lounge of the Glen Lusset and ordered a pint of lager. I was tall enough...

Pages

596 of my comments have received 611 Great Feedback votes

1 Vote

it's funny who we are is what

Posted on Thu, 13 May 2021

it's funny who we are is what we are, your mum in bloom as a flower lover. 

Read full comment

Posted in Capturing Garden Memories

1 Vote

not a fan of the Royals. But

Posted on Fri, 21 May 2021

not a fan of the Royals. But hey, loisng the internet is a royal pain. 

Read full comment

Posted in The Internet Is Finally Restored (By An Angel) by Alfred N.Muggins

1 Vote

I guess everyone is a poet or

Posted on Fri, 21 May 2021

I guess everyone is a poet or peasant or both. 

Read full comment

Posted in In Conversation With Bears

1 Vote

great poem.

Posted on Thu, 13 May 2021

great poem.

Read full comment

Posted in Crow

1 Vote

I like this for a variety of

Posted on Fri, 07 May 2021

I like this for a variety of reasons. I could talk about neurons, poetry is beyond me. 

Read full comment

Posted in Every Mourning Has A New Dawn

1 Vote

quite possibly true. Twenty

Posted on Sat, 08 May 2021

quite possibly true. Twenty years ago, I couldn't possibly imagine supporting Scottish independence. Now it's a no-brainer. I hadn't heard of the moron's moron Trump then, or his little trumpeter Johnson. Ingerland is welcome to them. My guess is...

Read full comment

Posted in Ingerland My Ingerland

1 Vote

a therapeutic remedy for us

Posted on Thu, 06 May 2021

a therapeutic remedy for us all, jenny. words that soothe. 

Read full comment

Posted in Resting Place

1 Vote

I like this a lot. 

Posted on Sat, 01 May 2021

I like this a lot. 

Read full comment

Posted in Impaired

1 Vote

great stuff, there's much to

Posted on Sun, 02 May 2021

great stuff, there's much to be proud of here. 

Read full comment

Posted in Council Estate Jesus

1 Vote

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? 

Read full comment

Posted in "Willow's Tail" 6

Pages