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I have 77 stories published in one collection on the site.
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Ian McLachlan

"The function of the artist is to be the joker in the pack."
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My stories

Gold cherry

Bad blood

They pick me up in the City of Saints swarming my car, hands on the door bulging eyes, the gunfire of rainfall. In stony English: You come. A...


Screaming. Blood, bone, bits of gristle stipple the kerb, sunlight slaking white faces a queue of cars scrunched, toppled ambulance, siren blinking...
Poem of the week


Celts, Thracians, the man who’d pledged himself as a bond slave donated his son as collateral. That July morning they gathered in his shady...

The Boat

We were watching the street elves performing an alfresco gig all in a circle I threw a charm in the river we were rocked in a reed boat on the log-...


His lands are lofty mountains ink blue and purple in the peaks' shadows sun-ruddled snow caps chill chutes of glinting water ash, linden, beech...