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I have 56 stories published in 4 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 68891 times and 16 of my stories have been cherry picked.

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Drew Payne


My stories


Words to the Wise

“The best advice I was ever given was by my mother, when I was a girl,” Julie said. “She told me that all I needed for a happy life was contained...

Those Moments

His funeral was neatly planned, but that’s what my sister could always do well, plan something. The church was full; the only space was the empty...

The Blue Box

It stood there at the junction of two roads, at the entrance to my Grandmother’s street. It was a tall, oblong, Royal Blue coloured wooden box, which...

Suggestion Box Problems

Revd Derek Butler walked through the body of the church, heading towards the Vestry Meeting, with their new Suggestion Box held under his arm. The...

The End of Marianne Brownleaf’s Teaching Career

Marianne Brownleaf’s teaching career died on March the thirteenth, as with the rest of her life, during the fatal shooting at Clear Spring’s High...