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I have 553 stories published in 7 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 293005 times and 296 of my stories have been cherry picked.
50 of my 2,845 comments have been voted Great Feedback with a total of 57 votes

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Richard McDonough

A dinosaur defying extiction.

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Closer to the Ground - A Performance Piece

https://soundcloud.com/hudsonmoon/closer-to-the-ground Closer to the ground as I grow older getting closer to the ground those little lost things now...
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Gold cherry

What Kept Me From Wanting . . .

What kept me from wanting to die sometimes was a look on her face in the mirror It told me not to be thinking such thoughts get a grip on yourself...
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So ManyWords in a Row - Now with Vocals

https://soundcloud.com/hudsonmoon/im-a-great-big-beautiful-mess-sometimes I’m a great big beautiful mess sometimes Don’t know which foot to put out...
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Cherry

A Bells Toll

I heard the bell toll and wondered what it was like to die. An odd thought at the moment. I had only stepped into the kitchen to fetch my pills when...
Cherry

The Grave Digger - A Craven Danger Mystery

Here comes that gravedigger again. Look at him. Positively drooling to break ground and put another notch on that old garrison belt of his. Singing...

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50 of my comments have received 57 Great Feedback votes

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Thank you for this, Kevin. I

Posted on Mon, 07 Aug 2017

Thank you for this, Kevin. I have a copy of Bound for Glory on my nightstand. (Do read Woody Guthrie: A Life by Joe Klein.) Still trying to find a footing after great loss. You lose your sense of self and wonder if you'll ever get it back. Those...

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Posted in You, me and Woody Guthrie

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This had a wonderful flow.

Posted on Tue, 05 May 2015

This had a wonderful flow. Should be read aloud on the steps of the world's libraries. As a matter of fact. I'm passing by the New York Public Library. I'll print out a few copies and leave it with the lions.

Rch

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Posted in Banned Books

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I agree. It's all becoming

Posted on Sat, 03 Nov 2018

I agree. It's all becoming too impersonal. We need to get back to be human agian. Engaging one another. Getting a little tired of the digital age. Nice thoughts here, TKMAX. Cheers.

Rich

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Posted in I Give Up!

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Glad I read this, Jane.

Posted on Sat, 27 Oct 2018

Glad I read this, Jane. Sometimes you think you're the only one. If I didn't have writiing I'd go crazy. Such a wonderful poem. Thank you.

Rich

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Posted in The Hidden Help

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Not your fault, I would think

Posted on Thu, 26 Mar 2015

Not your fault, I would think. That you stil managed to love her says a lot about your character. I wish you well and hope you're able to move on. 

Rich

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Posted in Mama

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They haven't been knocking

Posted on Thu, 20 Sep 2018

They haven't been knocking for a few weeks now. I think Baxter's ferocious barking keeps them at bay. The other morining I was sitting at my computer deep in shallow thought. Put the coffee mug to my lips when Baxter let out one of his best. The...

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Posted in The Reclining Years

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Many thanks, DH. Don't know

Posted on Thu, 20 Sep 2018

Many thanks, DH. Don't know any Jehovahs personally, I only know them from knocking on my door come Saturday morning. Sometimes it's me with a hangover. Sometimes me with a bad cold, or sometimes just me making pancakes in my underwear. lol. But...

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Posted in The Reclining Years

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Damn. This shook me a bit. It

Posted on Sat, 08 Sep 2018

Damn. This shook me a bit. It's so hard to move sometimes. This is something I'll want to comeback to. I love when writing does that.

Rich x

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Posted in Forwards

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Thanks for the swell comments

Posted on Sun, 08 Jul 2018

Thanks for the swell comments on this you sweet bunch. Craven's my comfort zone. I start a conversation with him and Betty when I want to clear my head of the nonsense around me. It's an innocense that seems to be missing in life. Or never was. I...

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Posted in Hot Diggity Dog! A Craven Danger Mystery

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Sweet treat, well-wisher.

Posted on Sun, 01 Apr 2018

Sweet treat, well-wisher. Makes my sweet tooth ache. The good kind of ache.

Rich

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Posted in An Easter Trip

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