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I have 560 stories published in 7 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 311965 times and 306 of my stories have been cherry picked.
55 of my 2,846 comments have been voted Great Feedback with a total of 63 votes

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Richard McDonough

A dinosaur defying extiction.

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Mental Health Vacation

Mental Health Vacation I’m in need of a mental health vacation I got so many worries on my mind Like me thinkin' that the world is off its axis And...
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Craven Gets Stooled - A Craven Danger Mystery

“Hey, mister!“ said the boy. ”I was just gonna buy that!” Private investigator Craven Danger pulled the comic book closer to his nose and avoided eye...
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Hang On To Your Fedora - A Craven Danger Mystery

“Lose the fedora,” said the big boss at the warehouse. “Night watchmen don’t wear no fedoras.” “But I ain’t myself without my fedora.” “And you ain’t...
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Another Cock-Eyed Christmas

One Christmas Eve we woke to the sound of our dad driving nails through the trunk of our new tree. “Tree stands are for Park Avenue swine!” Dad would...
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Winnie the Poop

“Hey! You tramps! What the hell do you think you’re doing here! Bunch a freeloading sons a bitches! Get off my goddamn porch!” Up to then I thought I...

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55 of my comments have received 63 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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Many thanks for al the

Posted on Fri, 23 Nov 2018

Many thanks for al the wonderful comments on this piece. It's meant a lot to me. This site has always been such a lovely place to drop off your thoughts and have folks relate. We've all felt this pain to a bigger or lesser degree. There's no...

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Posted in Moon Whisperer

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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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I put this in th ehumor

Posted on Tue, 19 Mar 2019

I put this in the humor caegory, but was feeling less than humorous when I started wrting it. It's ugly over here, celt, as it is over there. but I refuse to let the bastards get me down. This piece was meant to be sung, but I have this horrible...

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Posted in Mental Health Vacation

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One thing, among athers, I

Posted on Sun, 02 Dec 2018

One thing, among athers, I found lacking in the Bible was humor. Many thanks for this alternate take on the Wise Guys. I mean Wise Men.

Rich

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Posted in Seen, But Not Herod

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Glad you did wrtie, forest.

Posted on Sat, 01 Dec 2018

Glad you did wrtie, forest. Hope it gets many reads. Needs to be shared. Cheers.

Rich

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Posted in When Death Comes Too Soon

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I cherish days like that,

Posted on Wed, 21 Nov 2018

I cherish days like that, Harry. Got me a bit emotional. It was so damn loving. Thak you.

Rich

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Posted in Lines Written On My Mother's 90th Birthday

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