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My stories have been read 237871 times and 150 of my stories have been cherry picked.
162 of my 1,035 comments have been voted Great Feedback with a total of 169 votes

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Drew Gummerson

Author of Me and Mickie James (Jonathan Cape) and The Lodger (GMP), and many stories here and there. Follow me at @drewgum. Seven Nights At The Flamingo Hotel is coming November 2020. Pre-order here https://www.beardedbadgerpublishing.com/online-store

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11. Going bald. An Ancient Greek bent over an amphora. Canaryman!

11. Going bald. An Ancient Greek bent over an amphora. Canaryman! Read Part 10. Buff Bulgar. Dewey Decimal. Balaena ex machina. “Is that the time?”...
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10. Buff Bulgar. Dewey Decimal. Balaena ex machina.

10. Buff Bulgar. Dewey Decimal. Balaena ex machina. Read Part 9. Giotto's Grotto. Dante's Dodgems. El Cid's Most Marvellous Mangonel. Summer has come...
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9. Giotto’s Grotto. Dante’s Dodgems. El Cid’s Most Marvellous Mangonel

9. Giotto’s Grotto. Dante’s Dodgems. El Cid’s Most Marvellous Mangonel. Read Part 8. The Gunpowder Plot. Gargantua. A midnight flit. It is an eerie...
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8. The Gunpowder Plot. Gargantua. A midnight flit.

8. The Gunpowder Plot. Gargantua. A midnight flit. Read 7: The Horvát Twins. The Croc-Pit. Wet dreams . "Wait here, I have something of a surprise...
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7. The Horvát Twins. The Croc-Pit. Wet dreams.

7. The Horvát Twins. The Croc-Pit. Wet dreams. Read Part 6: Prize conker, the son of a Norwegian ferry captain. Escape plan . There have been rumours...

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162 of my comments have received 169 Great Feedback votes

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Another great poem. I'm

Posted on Tue, 28 Jan 2020

Another great poem. I'm pining for more. (Sorry. That was awful.). Drew. 

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Posted in Pine Trees

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That's a typical Sunday for

Posted on Sun, 16 Aug 2020

That's a typical Sunday for me. If you're struggling again, give me a shout. Loved the story, clearly. 

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Posted in The Boy with Tight Underpants

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I'm really enjoying it but

Posted on Fri, 31 Jul 2020

I'm really enjoying it but finding it confusing too... I don't think it's supposed to be clear, it's that sense of not knowing how it all fits together that carries it forward. 

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Posted in Pins (21)

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Brilliant. Can you set it to

Posted on Sat, 25 Jul 2020

Brilliant. Can you set it to music and sing it at the next ABC event. 

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Posted in She Fingered Me Every Night

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Good, isn't it? I've not got

Posted on Fri, 15 May 2020

Good, isn't it? I've not got to end yet but I will. 

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Posted in Lost Dog 8

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I will. The problem is I'm

Posted on Thu, 12 Mar 2020

I will. The problem is I'm reading WG Sebald. Who writes in very long dense, brilliant, sentences. And all these stories initially were started after reading Camilla Grudova. I dream of being these people and in the end it comes out sounding like...

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Posted in Sven Goes to War. Part 1. Warriors of the Wasteland

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Very pleased to have a French

Posted on Thu, 19 Nov 2020

Very pleased to have a French novelist in the mix. :) 

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Posted in The Woolly Mulligans

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Well, there is The Birdland

Posted on Wed, 18 Nov 2020

Well, there is The Birdland Bar in Flamingo Hotel - home to (stuffed) exotic birds, a singles night, a wedding and a cat funeral. 

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Posted in Monsoon

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Haha! Yes. 

Posted on Wed, 18 Nov 2020

Haha! Yes. 

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Posted in Monsoon

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I once got caught in a

Posted on Wed, 18 Nov 2020

I once got caught in a monsoon on Skikoku. But that's another story. 
 

This is another poem. And I love it. 
 

Drew

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