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I have 236 stories published in 10 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 228677 times and 162 of my stories have been cherry picked.
99 of my 806 comments have been voted Great Feedback with a total of 102 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

My stories

Cherry

A Piece of Ass. Part 6. Grapefruit Moon. Part 1.

Poulton-le-Fylde was a place of gilded palaces of commerce, monuments to men who had died many years ago, electric trams, street-lamps that in other...
Cherry

A Piece of Ass. Part 5. The Sugar Plum Fairy

Then the circus came to town. The first Corey knew of it was when, upon opening up Ginny’s Palace, he saw the flyer posted across the window. Stephen...
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Cherry

A Piece of Ass. Part 4. Mermaid.

Ginny’s Palace was between Rolls , a shop that sold huge sausage rolls, and a children’s ball pit. Over the years every single one of the balls had...
Cherry

A Piece of Ass. Part 3. An introduction to Card Sharking

The instructors and other boys were waiting for him at the designated rendezvous point, the statue of a seal, Fidelity, by the train station. Corey...
Cherry

A Piece of Ass. Part 2. All the French Singers have bum post cards.

Corey consoled himself with the thought he would be going abroad. He had never been on an aeroplane although once for a birthday treat his parents...

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99 of my comments have received 102 Great Feedback votes

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I know now that Charon is one

Posted on Wed, 19 Feb 2020

I know now that Charon is one of Pluto's moons. And I looked up 'reverse atmosphere' as I didn't have a clue. It's only believed to exist on Pluto (no one's ever been there, but we could send Trump and Boris as they like to be experts on...

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Posted in Pluto’s ode to Charon

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Really beautiful again. 

Posted on Tue, 18 Feb 2020

Really beautiful again. 

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Posted in Gila Woodpecker

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Thank you. And thank you for

Posted on Tue, 18 Feb 2020

Thank you. And thank you for the mudskippers. They're quite at home here. Will, my bf, saw the Adam and Eve not Adam and Steve on Twitter the other day. You only have to scratch the surface. Even these days. 

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Posted in The Aquarium. Part 5. I Can’t Make You Love Me.

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Thanks. The editing of this

Posted on Tue, 18 Feb 2020

Thanks. The editing of this coincided with LGBT+ history month. Which was a coincidence... 

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Posted in The Aquarium. Part 5. I Can’t Make You Love Me.

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Yes, I've had some one night

Posted on Mon, 17 Feb 2020

Yes, I've had some one night stands like that. Long time ago. And now I'd prefer a mudskipper, being immersed in all things aquatic. I might put one in the aquarium. 
 

Love the poem  

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Posted in One Night Stand

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I love every line of this. 

Posted on Tue, 11 Feb 2020

I love every line of this. 
 

Drew

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Posted in February

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I'm really enjoying your film

Posted on Thu, 06 Feb 2020

I'm really enjoying your film pieces btw. The context of you watching them especially, they are warm and kind and say something about you as well as the films. 

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Posted in One Great Scene in Doctor Sleep

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I love the circularity of

Posted on Sun, 02 Feb 2020

I love the circularity of this one. 

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Posted in Eel

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Just my opinion, but that

Posted on Thu, 30 Jan 2020

Just my opinion, but that looks loads better. And, in line three, call him FF, then it's clear who he is from the beginning. (That's right, isn't it?)

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Posted in Lose the ivory towers - a novel

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I liked it. Although it's

Posted on Thu, 30 Jan 2020

I liked it. Although it's confusing. I'd lose the asterisks, as I think it'd flow better without. And the first time I read it I assumed he was one of the bank robbers... maybe that's just me. 
 

Coincidentally I read a Clemens Meyer...

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Posted in Lose the ivory towers - a novel

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