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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.

My stories

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The Fresh Air Kid

That clock you see in the Lost Weekend — the one Ray Milland looks up at when he’s standing in front of the closed pawn shop is located at 1501 Third...
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Look Before You Leap - A Craven Danger Mystery

“I don’t know how you can stand on your own two feet after the way you were wolfing down those plates at the automat last night.” “Cut it out, Betty...
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Story of the week

A Queen's Story

What’s troubles me while writing these memory pieces is why my family moved around so much. In 1966 we left Manhattan for good, moving to an...
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Graduation Day

Elmhurst, Queens, Winter 1968 I was sitting in a front row balcony seat with my feet up on the railing; smoking a cigarette. Kool extra longs. It’s...
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My Cat Never Sang for My Father

Flushing, Queens, Fall 1966 I heard my father’s footsteps as he made his way up the stairs. “What are you doing to that cat?” he shouted. We didn’t...

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84 of my comments have received 95 Great Feedback votes

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Creepy, alphadog1. I'm one of

Posted on Mon, 18 Jul 2016

Creepy, alphadog1. I'm one of those people who don't like the clown image. But sometimes it's fun to be creeped out a bit. Enjoyed.

Rich

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Glad you're finding your

Posted on Sun, 17 Jul 2016

Glad you're finding your voice, Melanie. We have a tendancy to filter ourselves when expressing ourselves verbally. Writing helps us sort out our thoughts a little better. Or to paraphrase Kurt Vonnegut, 'Practicing an art, no matter how well or...

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Those childhood summers

Posted on Sun, 17 Jul 2016

Those childhood summers seemed to last a life-time. If I miss anything about childhood it would be the glorious summers at the ocean. Really lovely post, Penny.

Rich x

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Posted in Endless Summer

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Thank you, dear lady. You

Posted on Sun, 05 Jun 2016

Thank you, dear lady. You have made my day. Big hugs to the two of you.

Rich xx

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Posted in Wanna by Bee - Video

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I don't know much about golf,

Posted on Thu, 03 Mar 2016

I don't know much about golf, ice rivers. but you're explanation is quite satisfactory to me. And pretty damn funny, to boot. Thanks for a well needed laugh.

Rich

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Posted in Golf Round One: First Hole

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I absolutely love this,

Posted on Thu, 03 Mar 2016

I absolutely love this, Rhiannon Made my day. Nice when the first thing you read is a pure delight. I can feel Spring in the air already.

Rich

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Posted in Flowing … (Poetry Monthly)

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Loved the visual in the last

Posted on Sun, 29 Nov 2015

Loved the visual in the last stanza, sean. Much enjoyed.

Rich

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Posted in Yellow moon haiku set

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So wll put. This is wonderful

Posted on Tue, 04 Aug 2015

So wll put. This is wonderful

Rich

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Posted in Elephant Song

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I'm loving this, Derek. It's

Posted on Tue, 28 Jul 2015

I'm loving this, Derek. It's very singable. I might have a crack at it myself. Well done here. 

All the best,

Rich

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Posted in Day of the Dead

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Thank you, PS. It's

Posted on Sun, 19 Jul 2015

Thank you, PS. It's encouraging that I find myself writing upbeat songs about my son. It helps to write and share. As the saying goes, We'll never get over it, but we will get through it.

Rich.

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Posted in I Wrote a Little Sunshine Song - Video

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