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My stories have been read 275392 times and 171 of my stories have been cherry picked.
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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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Flamingo Hotel. The interview.

Seven Nights. The Interview. First off, isn’t it a bit unusual to interview yourself? Well, I saw the Chris McCabe do it in his book Dedalus and that...
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3. Nancy the elephant. A mime artiste. The Wall.

Read Part 2. A stick of rock. Some nudity. A man dressed like a magician. The town of O____ lies on the East side of the fast flowing D____ river,...
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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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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...
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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...

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221 of my comments have received 234 Great Feedback votes

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Great stuff. Glad you got

Posted on Thu, 11 Feb 2021

Great stuff. Glad you got jabbed. Now you're a red arrow can you loop the loop? 

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Posted in Pad Life: The Joy of Jabbing

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Really? I can't believe it's

Posted on Tue, 19 Jan 2021

Really? I can't believe it's been that long. You know, it felt really comforting in this horrible current climate to return to something warm and reassuring. Write some more! 

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Posted in Craven Unraveled

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Really enjoyed this passage

Posted on Thu, 14 Jan 2021

Really enjoyed this passage to India Paul. 
 

Drew. 

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Posted in The Haunted Fort of Bhangarh

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I agree. One great poem after

Posted on Fri, 08 Jan 2021

I agree. One great poem after another. 

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Posted in Night With Her Train Of Stars

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Excellent Paul. 

Posted on Thu, 31 Dec 2020

Excellent Paul. 

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Posted in Happy New Year

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Really good story. 

Posted on Wed, 30 Dec 2020

Really good story. 
 

You've left your edits at the end? 
 

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Posted in The ticket (Chapter One)

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The last line made me laugh.

Posted on Thu, 17 Dec 2020

The last line made me laugh. I was plagued by a robin during the writing of Flamingo Hotel by a robin. It used to come and tap on the kitchen door. I would scare it away, scare it away. Then it would go to the front door. Tap there. 
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Posted in What The Robin Knows by Jon Young

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Really fabulous Christmas

Posted on Wed, 09 Dec 2020

Really fabulous Christmas story this. Loved it. 
 

Drew 

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Posted in It's (Still) a Wonderful Life

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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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