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I have 619 stories published in 8 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 463292 times and 390 of my stories have been cherry picked.
88 of my 3,159 comments have been voted Great Feedback with a total of 99 votes

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Richard McDonough

A dinosaur defying extiction.

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Street Kid 1964

I was in a choke-hold, getting my face pulverized, when I saw my dad turn the corner and look. I was secretly relieved. Dad to the rescue. He’d break...
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Carry On, Richard

Maspeth, Queens, NYC 1967 We moved to the borough of Queens in 1967 when I was thirteen years old. It was the first time we lived in a house. An...
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Life and Death Under the Hudson

I didn’t know a wall could move that fast. One moment I’m riding along on my bicycle. The next moment my nine-year-old body is hitting the pavement;...
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The Sloucher - A Craven Danger Mystery

“Hey, Mr. Danger. Please! I need you to save me!” Little Joey Gains scooted under Craven Danger’s desk, locking himself in the fetal position. “Save...
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Craven Gets Bugged - A Craven Danger Mystery

“How can I help you?” said Craven Danger. The gentleman sitting across from Craven, squirmed in his seat and spat a dirty word across the desk. “...

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88 of my comments have received 99 Great Feedback votes

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Simple don't come easy. I

Posted on Tue, 21 Apr 2015

Simple don't come easy. I love it, as well.

Rich

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Posted in moving in

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Loved the opening line, Shawn

Posted on Fri, 10 Apr 2015

Loved the opening line, Shawn. It's true. I've also heard it gets stronger when it mends. Heard that in a Tom Waits tune. Not everyone sees the wounds behind the smile. I like that you do. Enjoyed this read., Shawan. Thanks.

Rich

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Posted in Train Wrecks

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Hi, Elsie. Would you mind if

Posted on Tue, 29 Jul 2014

Hi, Elsie. Would you mind if I recorded this? I really liked what you've done with the lyrics. Always looking for something good to sing. And Hobo's Lullaby is a song I like to sing. Let me know.

Rich x

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Posted in Western -This machine kills fascists

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This could not have been easy

Posted on Mon, 04 Aug 2014

This could not have been easy to write. Well done. Congrats on the pick of the day.

Rich

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Posted in Windows

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Made me laugh, Tre or. Good

Posted on Sun, 13 Jul 2014

Made me laugh, Tre or. Good one.

spotted a couple of typos. 

 almost defining(deafening?)the quiet man
"Oh you bet I do, (")
Rich

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Posted in The Magnificent Fighting Pen

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I'll never look at another

Posted on Thu, 17 Apr 2014

I'll never look at another cup of coffee in quite the same way. But I know how you feel and I liked this very much.

Rich

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Posted in Coffee (LOVE)

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Looking forward to a second

Posted on Fri, 14 Mar 2014

Looking forward to a second helping, Albert. I'd like to see where you take this. 

Rich

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Posted in I ONLY HAVE EYES FOR YOU - Part 1

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Magic rainbursts, I like that

Posted on Mon, 03 Mar 2014

Magic rainbursts, I like that Elise. A mad race of words. I loved each and every one.

Rich

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Posted in Cheers to the Goddess of Goodsurprise

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It was a fun post, Ace. Rich

Posted on Sun, 16 Feb 2014

It was a fun post, Ace.

Rich

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Posted in See A Psychiatrist

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Great follow-up, Alex. Got to

Posted on Fri, 14 Feb 2014

Great follow-up, Alex. Got to me emotionally. Glad there's mote to come.

Rich

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Posted in Grandad's Party - Chapter 2 of 3

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