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I have 654 stories published in 8 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 559775 times and 434 of my stories have been cherry picked.
114 of my 3,339 comments have been voted Great Feedback with a total of 125 votes

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Richard McDonough

A dinosaur defying extiction.

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The Day is Almost Over with Vocals

https://soundcloud.com/hudsonmoon/the-day-is-almost-over-ii The day is almost over I haven’t done a thing Been staring at some work of mine with...
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Craven Gets Flashed XXI

At the Village Tavern Betty and Mildred were seated at a table near the stage. “Do you ever get the feeling you’ve been forgotten,” said Betty. “...
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Craven Gets Flashed XX

In the back room of his shop above the Village Tavern stands Freddie Moynihan, proprietor of Village Oddities. Freddie is in a snit with a sleepy...
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Craven Gets Flashed XIX

“As his wife slept, Kenny the dry cleaner tip-toed out the front door and descended the flight of stairs to the lobby. “Mrs. Hudson!” said Kenny. ”I...
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Craven Gets Flashed XVIII

Outside the station house Sergeant Dowd climbed in behind the wheel of the paddy wagon. “Try to have it back at a decent hour, sarge,” said officer...

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114 of my comments have received 125 Great Feedback votes

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Wow. I'm with Claudine on

Posted on Fri, 16 Apr 2021

Wow. I'm with Claudine on this. Pitch perfect. Sa sad and so well written. Those details. Loved it.

Rich

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Posted in Icecream

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I felt something here,

Posted on Wed, 14 Apr 2021

I felt something here, marandina, and it was comforting. Thank you.

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Posted in Setting Sons

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Thaniks for this bit of

Posted on Wed, 14 Apr 2021

Thaniks for this bit of history, Rhiannonw.  Enjoyed your take on it. I'm liking old Durk. Such harsh times..

Rich

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Posted in Durk Willems

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Thanks, Claudine. the

Posted on Thu, 08 Apr 2021

Thanks, Claudine. the original line was 'cherry Coke and cigarettes' then I thought of my older sister and her close-knit goup of girlfriends at that age and it made me shudder. lol. So I went with rage.

Rich

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Posted in Craven Gets Flashed XXI

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I used to play this Teenage

Posted on Mon, 05 Apr 2021

I used to play this Teenage Mutant Turtles game with my 8 year-old son back in the 90’s. He seemed to know these  secret codes, which he didn’t care to share with me. I could never beat him, so I made him come outside and play catch. He would go...

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Posted in Forty Years Of Playing Video Games

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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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