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I have 654 stories published in 8 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 548568 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 II

“Camera set at f/16 and 1/200 of a second. Distance set at ten feet. Bag full of photo plates and bulbs. All textbook Weegee. Then there’s our...
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Craven Gets Flashed

“Say cheese, Mr. Danger!” FLASH! “Ah, geez, my eyes!” Craven Danger staggered along the edge of the subway platform with his thoughts on finding some...
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Craven on Patrol - Part III - the Finale

“Listen, Craven,” said Sergeant Dowd. “This blue ’46 Plymouth with the bullet holes is being driven by a gorilla named Morty. He’s the one put all...
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Craven on Patrol - Part II

“Okay, Craven. We got off to a poor start yesterday.” “I’ll say we did. I can’t believe you made me walk home.“ “Sorry, dear boy. It isn’t everyday...
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Craven on Patrol

“Hey, Craven!” Detective Sergeant Dowd pulled his patrol car to the curb and signaled for Craven to get in. “No, not in the back. You’re sitting up...

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114 of my comments have received 125 Great Feedback votes

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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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Sweet treat, well-wisher.

Posted on Sun, 01 Apr 2018

Sweet treat, well-wisher. Makes my sweet tooth ache. The good kind of ache.

Rich

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Posted in An Easter Trip

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Insert, I can dream, can't I?

Posted on Fri, 10 Feb 2017

Insert, I can dream, can't I?

Rich xx

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Posted in A Fake News Report

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I knew many a Dave. Was

Posted on Mon, 23 Jan 2017

I knew many a Dave. Was almost a Dave myself, then I met my wife. My savior. Lovely poece, Elsie.

Rich

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Posted in Dave Swakeley is Dying

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