Ewan

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I have 1584 stories published in 28 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 1217343 times and 894 of my stories have been cherry picked.
89 of my 2,611 comments have been voted Great Feedback with a total of 92 votes

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Ewan Lawrie

The picture is me signing copies of my novel, Gibbous House at Unbound Books HQ in Islington by the canal.

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Cherry

Somewhere

An old one, from you-know-where... No known copyright issues for image from TESS
Cherry

Bop Shoo Waddy

I just heard that UKAuthors is going under. Any CW site that leaves the stage leaves us all the poorer, with one less place for crit and love out there. Anyway this is one of mine from UKA that I posted in the dim and distant past. image is from flicker.com licence CC BY-NC-SA 2.0
Gold cherry

Now the Cars Are Moving.

Caw, Caw, Caw... Image free for non-commercial use from MaxPixel.
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Gold cherry
Poem of the week

No-one

nothing to see here... Image : Bundesarchiv, Bild 102-13902 / CC-BY-SA 3.0

Money For The Circus 11

Yes, there's more... Oh, well. Image source flickr.com no known copyright restrictions.

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89 of my comments have received 92 Great Feedback votes

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This splendid poem

Posted on Wed, 23 Jan 2019

is our Facebook and Twitter Pick of the Day. Why not share or retweet if you like it too.
Image is copyright Dave Bevis source is https://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/3381711 and it is...

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Nice

Posted on Wed, 23 Jan 2019

to see a dialect word in a poem (jitty) if we don't use them they'll die out. For those of a Yorkshire persuasion it's a ginnel, and if you're Jockinese (like me), it's a close.

Beautifully done.

best
Ewan

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Posted in Thanks in part to Louis M and William W: another love poem

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Lots to Enjoy

Posted on Fri, 21 Dec 2018

 in this deceptively simple poem. I wonder if wouldn't work better without the first line? You show us all of that in the rest of the poem.
This is particularly beautiful

I turn once more to the laundry.
It is evening now
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Posted in love and laundry

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It's worrying

Posted on Tue, 17 Jul 2018

looking back, sometimes. Old pals who took apprenticeships at 16 haven't lifted a tool in 30 years.  Policemen some of them, or RAC men. The lucky few might do some shop-fitting though they're time-served carpenters and joiners. One lathe-turner...

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Posted in Distance

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It's funny

Posted on Thu, 07 Jun 2018

if you'd asked me 10 years ago about the cathartic benefits of writing, I'd have laughed in your face. How wrong can one be? I suppose the point is it enables you (me, one etc.) to take your feelings outside and examine them, turning them over to...

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Posted in Here Are Things

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This

Posted on Thu, 26 Apr 2018

is our Facebook and Twitter Pick of the Day, it is a skilful two-parter which really drew this reader in.

Please read part two...

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Posted in Something Hard Inside Him (Part 1)

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Glad

Posted on Thu, 26 Apr 2018

you ended it here. I am a fan of unresolved fiction, especially in short stories. Skilful writing which drew me in.

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Posted in Something Hard Inside Him (Part 2)

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Me too.

Posted on Thu, 26 Apr 2018

I hope you don't mind, I've put a link to part two at the bottom. .

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Posted in Something Hard Inside Him (Part 1)

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Congratulations

Posted on Thu, 05 Apr 2018

this is our Facebook and Twitter Pick of the Day.

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Posted in The Whale Cafe

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You're not supposed

Posted on Thu, 05 Apr 2018

to be speechless at your own poem, but I am too.

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Posted in The Whale Cafe

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