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I have 615 stories published in 8 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 448464 times and 383 of my stories have been cherry picked.
84 of my 3,137 comments have been voted Great Feedback with a total of 95 votes

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Richard McDonough

A dinosaur defying extiction.

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Old Friends Again

I was fifteen in 1969, and one of my favorite albums was, and still is, Simon and Garfunkel’s Bookends. There was a track on side one — a track that...
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Dwayne Delivers - A Craven Danger Mystery

“She was last seen in the vicinity of nine-thirty AM — that’s anti-Mediterranean time to the unbeknownst — in the possession of what looked to me to...
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Craven Danger and the Case of the Ouija

“What are you doin’ back here, Betty? Can’t you see I’m trying to work?” Betty Feltcher dropped the package on Craven Danger’s desk and turned to...
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My Name is Slow Commotion

I was the last one to exit the train this morning. It wasn’t the first time. When the train pulled into Grand Central Terminal I was wiping the sleep...
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A Belated Craven Christmas Carol

“Marley was dead, to begin with,” said Betty. “There is no doubt about that. The register of his burial—“ “I wish they’d of buried that story right...
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84 of my comments have received 95 Great Feedback votes

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As one who has been through

Posted on Sat, 04 May 2019

As one who has been through several beloved 4 legged beasts, may I say I feel your pain. A good laugh this. Three cheers for the four-legged creatures. Big jeers to two-legged wankers. 

Rich xx

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Posted in Pad Life: X Marks The Spot

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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 Video

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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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I been the best and worst at

Posted on Tue, 27 Nov 2018

I been the best and worst at everything my whole like, Jane. But I'm glad I caught you on one of your best.

Rich x

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Posted in Magpies

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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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