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I have 77 stories published in one collection on the site.
My stories have been read 44940 times and 70 of my stories have been cherry picked.
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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



Jewel of the palace it is well known I live for love. The men recite poetry. Those who parrot worldly affairs I dismiss. Far from the needful my life...

East End lovers

When we’re cruising in your Sunbeam, the East End our yard, on the suede a wrap of jangling daffodils who cares if I’m real? @ianjmclachlan

The Wraith

Though he had pre-registered months in advance, when he arrived at reception, the conference hosts could not locate his name on their lists, nor was...


Headphones on I passed you cornered, like a shellfish slyly worried, the retreating hunch of your shoulders they nudged you into the car your half...


Come out with me to the island - salt-licked shingle fronds that rock in the wind and vine-snagged relics of an older race. There we can talk free...