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I have 222 stories published in 10 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 245118 times and 151 of my stories have been cherry picked.
180 of my 1,096 comments have been voted Great Feedback with a total of 190 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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Cherry

2. A stick of rock. Some nudity. A man dressed like a magician.

(Read part 1: A cup of tea. A bogey. The President. ) And so pulled together the days pass and the days pass. Each morning, at exactly eight fifty-...
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Gold cherry

1. A cup of tea. A bogey. The President.

It is twelve o’clock in the afternoon and all is silent in Kuper’s Tube , “ just 18 steps from the High Street!, the place where all you postcard...
Cherry

Flamingo Hotel. Bookings Now Open.

My novel, Seven Nights at the Flamingo Hotel is now available to pre-order. You can do it here . It will be Bearded Badger Press’s launch title and...
Cherry

Artur and Guillaume (part 3)

He starts to arrange it so he, Guillaume and Vivienne, this being the young beauty’s name, are reading the same book at the same time. In this way,...
Cherry

Artur and Guillaume (part 2)

This is the problem. It is not as if he can just apologise, say it was all a big misunderstanding. I’m sorry old chap. No hard feelings. But he has...
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180 of my comments have received 190 Great Feedback votes

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Well done Mark. I thought

Posted on Thu, 10 Dec 2020

Well done Mark. I thought this was fabulous. 
 

It is out Facebook and Twitter Pick of the Day. Please let this bird fly - share. 

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Posted in Pigeon Variations - Ch 24 - In Conversation with a Bird of Prey

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Just a man in a room talking

Posted on Thu, 10 Dec 2020

Just a man in a room talking to a half-man half-bird. I love this episode Mark. It's a great speech. Angry and full of longing. 

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Posted in Pigeon Variations - Ch 24 - In Conversation with a Bird of Prey

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I particularly liked 'brides

Posted on Sun, 29 Nov 2020

I particularly liked 'brides of snow and ice' and their wings as 'new moons'. 
 

They are the strangest creatures though aren't they, the evil giraffe of the bird-world. 

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Posted in The Migration of Winter Angels

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Yeah. I love this section. 

Posted on Fri, 27 Nov 2020

Yeah. I love this section. 

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Posted in Pigeon Variations - Ch 4 - Hero Grill Chef

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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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Posted in Monsoon

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Yes, exactly. Who knew nature

Posted on Tue, 10 Nov 2020

Yes, exactly. Who knew nature had such oak people in it? 

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Posted in Oak

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Lots of lines made me smile

Posted on Mon, 09 Nov 2020

Lots of lines made me smile in that bittersweet way and want to crack open a beer. Unfortunately there is only wine and dinner to cook. Nice one Sean, you old romantic you. 

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Posted in At The East Lake Where I'm Often Drunk, Thoroughly

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