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I have 654 stories published in 8 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 548541 times and 434 of my stories have been cherry picked.
114 of my 3,340 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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Craven Gets Flashed VII

“Why do you mean she’s attempting a coup?” “You heard me, Mr. Danger,” said Jenny. “I heard it with my own ears. She just promoted herself from...
Cherry

Craven Gets Flashed VI

Jenny Wilkins made her way across Third Avenue as the roar of the El came to a stop at the 89th St. station. She was determined to make her way to...
Cherry

Craven Gets Flashed V

“My tattoos used to be more glorious,” said Mildred. “When I wasn’t so wrinkled, and before these girls decided to head south. I have two dead...
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Craven Gets Flashed IV

“The railroad flat above the photo shop was typical of its Third Avenue neighbors. You climbed a flight of stairs; hit the landing; walked a few...
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Craven Gets Flashed III

“You hired a what?” said Betty. “A photographer. To document my cases and get us in the paper. You should have seen her last night.” “Seen who?” “...

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114 of my comments have received 125 Great Feedback votes

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You had me at Ella. Love Ella

Posted on Mon, 07 Oct 2019

You had me at Ella. Love Ella. Well, you had me before Ella. but it sinced the deal. Lovely.

Rich

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Posted in appeal

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I'm still a kid, celtic.

Posted on Fri, 27 Sep 2019

I'm still a kid, celtic. Except when I look in the mirror. So I live in a house with no mirrors. 

 

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Posted in Life and Death Under the Hudson

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I love these, Jane. You write

Posted on Mon, 09 Sep 2019

I love these, Jane. You write with a lot of heart. You're my inspiration when I think about writing more about childhood. I hope to see more of these.

Rich x

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Posted in Pad Life: The Elephant In The Room

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I was hoping to do one this

Posted on Mon, 12 Aug 2019

I was hoping to do one this weekend, insert. Trying to find the right one. But I will do it. Thnaks so much for asking

Rich

 

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Posted in Katy, A Ghost Story (IP)

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Beautiful. And your reading

Posted on Tue, 13 Aug 2019

Beautiful. And your reading was spot on.

Rich

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Posted in "It was the Daisy...."

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Beautiful, lavadis. (Okay. I

Posted on Sat, 29 Jun 2019

Beautiful, lavadis. (Okay. I did have to look up estivation, but now I know a new word. So, it's a good thing.)

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Posted in Everyone remembers everything eventually

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May sound strange, Ewan, but

Posted on Thu, 13 Jun 2019

May sound strange, Ewan, but it made me yearn for my own dad who had died too young. Age 52. I can see him sitting alone at the dinner table - he worked late most nights - with a Hemingway paperback in one hand and a forkful of mashed in the...

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Posted in Quincite

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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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