Jane Hyphen

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I have 212 stories published in 3 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 240864 times and 226 of my stories have been cherry picked.
187 of my 1,368 comments have been voted Great Feedback with a total of 197 votes

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Sad Quiche on a Plate

A sad quiche on a plate Waiting, drying out Killing time and conversation too A sad quiche on a plate With a wrinkled complexion And egg on its face...

The Mermaid in the Doorway

The mermaid in the doorway Swishing her quilted tail Propped up she blinks Away the days As winter nights hold hands Stewed she melts the world To...
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Silva in Lisbon

By Roshu Bangal (Own work) [CC BY-SA 4.0 ( https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4 .

The End is Nigh

Everything’s falling apart Said the strangest man Of all, he is alone An island in the midst of Seas of change, new waves Ever crashing upon the...

Sixty Six

Sixty six is no age, said a voice Which only served to fill A vacancy with emptiness It’s no age to die that is As if picturing the deceased Staring...


187 of my comments have received 197 Great Feedback votes

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This is very evocative for me

Posted on Tue, 28 Apr 2015

This is very evocative for me. My dad was an Ansell's lifer, paid partly in beer tokens. I used to look down from the expressway and think how I wouldn't want to walk down there among the huge concrete pillars with that smell of HP - terrifying....

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An unusual tale which I

Posted on Wed, 11 Dec 2013

An unusual tale which I enjoyed very much. By the way that's surely my ancient Russian Blue in the photo!

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