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My stories have been read 559769 times and 434 of my stories have been cherry picked.
114 of my 3,339 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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The Ticket Window

With the ghost of Cary Grant as my guide, I swaggered over to the ticket window at Grand Central Terminal. “Judy! Judy! Judy!” I said. “I’d like a...
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Shiny Things - A Ramble

“It needs to sparkle. It’s needs more snap, crackle, and pop. It needs . . . another tweak.” “Please, God, no! Not another tweak. I’m only human. For...
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Patience and Fortitude with Father Mulrooney - A Craven Danger Mystery

May 20, 1948 “This is a funny place to hear my confession, Father. I feel a little exposed.” “This is the perfect place, Craven. The crack of dawn...
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How We Manage III - Nature vs. the Machine

My heart beating louder than a big bass drum . That’s a line from the Stone’s song Bitch. I know how Mick feels. I’ve been going on daily hikes...
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How We Manage II

In part one of this journal I outlined how my wife and I managed a daily routine while being stuck with each other — I mean stuck on each other; as...

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114 of my comments have received 125 Great Feedback votes

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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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My singing is usually more

Posted on Sat, 27 Jun 2015

My singing is usually more laid back, Kevin. But it felt good singing it. It's now part of my kitchen-table repotoire. We must hook up one time and write one together. Thanks for letting me do this.

Rich

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Posted in Riding on Steel - Video Cover of song written by Parson Thru

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Made me a bit sad. Not always

Posted on Thu, 14 May 2015

Made me a bit sad. Not always a bad thing, really. Read it a half dozen times. 'Says goodbye to brief live and all that might have been' is the when that gets me. Much enjoyed, Tina.

Rich

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Posted in A Small Ceasing to Be

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You're right on the mark

Posted on Tue, 12 May 2015

You're right on the mark regarding people who feel they din't fit and that they don't matter. It's sickens me to know we live in a world that would treat people as such. We have similar issues here in the US. politicians jabbering reforms, then...

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Posted in A reflection on my Atos review and thoughts about economic sanctions

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