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I have 77 stories published in one collection on the site.
My stories have been read 75073 times and 70 of my stories have been cherry picked.
2 of my 154 comments have been voted Great Feedback with a total of 2 votes

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Ian McLachlan

"The function of the artist is to be the joker in the pack."
Twitter: @ianjmclachlan
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My stories

The Vampire

Jess is talking about the vampire like it really exists. She twists and tugs on her stringy hair, points to her skin, especially pale in the winter...

The Headshrinkers band

Through blue-tinted shades we watch them dancing or standing sipping beer liquid-eyed, in gangs a tussled pair sealing lips. You see the same faces...

Little bird

Calcifer trots up drops a dark wad at my feet, then gripping it in her mouth tosses it about. Stiff feathers splay; it’s dead. In the flower bed I...
Gold cherry

The Party

Start by squatting in an upstairs room unfurnished, bare floorboards the music from below a swaddled thumping. They’ll locate you at some point; that...
Gold cherry

The Headshrinkers

When Todd opened the bathroom door and found Nick lying fully clothed in the tub with his wrists competently slit, it was not an absolute shock. Like...


2 of my comments have received 2 Great Feedback votes

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'preference / for shadow' a

Posted on Sat, 13 Jun 2015

'preference / for shadow' a very pleasing line break, tight machine of a poem all its gears and pistons singing its theme of loss.

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very accomplished, if abc

Posted on Sun, 12 Apr 2015

very accomplished, if abc continues to acquire writers of your standard it'll be quite a hotspot.

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