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I have 648 stories published in 8 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 517928 times and 427 of my stories have been cherry picked.
109 of my 3,307 comments have been voted Great Feedback with a total of 120 votes

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Richard McDonough

A dinosaur defying extiction.

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Craven Gets Flashed XVI

“Why don’t ya read to me the news story that Craven wrote,” said Sergeant Dowd.” “Hold on,” said Jenny. “Let me soak in this heat for a minute. It’s...
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Craven Gets Flashed XV

I got some great shots, Mr. Danger,” said Jenny. “I had Ramone looking bloodier than anything at the Valentine’s Day Massacre. Did you finish writing...
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Craven Gets Flashed XIV

The following is a blow-by-blow account of the night’s main event at Ramone’s Pizza: Good evening, Mr. and Mrs. America and all the ships at sea...
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Craven Gets Flashed XIII

Story endings are a bit like life itself. Some end with a gentle sigh. Others with a scratch of the head and a What the hell was that all about? feel...
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Craven Gets Flashed XII

It started with the Pizza. It ended with a bloody martini. That’s what the papers said. And that photo . Hoo boy! Talk about a tabloid blood and guts...

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109 of my comments have received 120 Great Feedback votes

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Beautiful this. I'm one who

Posted on Fri, 02 Apr 2021

Beautiful this. I'm one who leaves the weeds as they are without realizing they're weeds at all until my my tells me. 'But it weren't bothering no one,' I'd say.

Rich

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Posted in Oxalis stricta

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I hate nosy neighbors, as

Posted on Thu, 01 Apr 2021

I hate nosy neighbors, as well. And as I get older -- and deafer -- I fear I'm now the noisy neighbor with the loud music. The only plus is what cop is gonna bust a guy for play his John Denver records too loud? Loved your take on Jim's noisy...

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Posted in Open Gardens

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This was so damn lovely, Paul

Posted on Thu, 25 Mar 2021

This was so damn lovely, Paul. Gave me a longing I wasn't expecting. 
 

Rich

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Posted in The Last Time I Saw Fungie (2005)

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This is really wonderful,

Posted on Wed, 17 Mar 2021

This is really wonderful, Penny. Well deserved POD. More please.

Rich

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Posted in "Willow's Tail"

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Thanks, Claudine. When I

Posted on Sun, 14 Mar 2021

Thanks, Claudine. When I write, my wife usually yells down to ask who I'm talking to. I always talk these outloud until I feel they're as right as I can get 'em. That's how they'll find me, many years from now. Muttering this stuff in my rocker...

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Posted in Craven Gets Flashed XIV

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I can't wait, DH. You sure

Posted on Wed, 24 Feb 2021

I can't wait, DH. You sure did put the spirit of Spring in my head. Wonderful. Congrats on POD. Cheers

Rich

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Posted in Getting Ready

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Wonderful, Jane. planetery

Posted on Thu, 11 Feb 2021

Wonderful, Jane. planetery notes from far away I hear them as well.

Rich

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Posted in After the Blizzard

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I was trying to catch up, but

Posted on Fri, 27 Nov 2020

I was trying to catch up, but didn't see chapters 2 and 3. Read it anyway. Stood just fine and dandy on its own. I like when that happens.

Rich.

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Posted in Pigeon Variations - Ch 4 - Hero Grill Chef

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I enjoyed it, as well,

Posted on Fri, 22 Jan 2021

I enjoyed it, as well, Gothicman. 

Rich

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Posted in Inspiration

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That opening really got to me

Posted on Fri, 22 Jan 2021

That opening really got to me, as did the whole of it. Wonderful.

Rich

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Posted in To a Lone Sailor

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