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I have 374 stories published in 22 collections on the site.
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Jennifer Pickup

Jennifer Pickup is a secondary school English teacher turned primary school teacher turned Nursery Manager and Special Educational Needs Co-ordinator with a love of telling stories and weaving rhymes. She lives in Wiltshire with her Chihuahua-cross rescue dog and when she isn't working she can be found dog-walking, horse-riding her beloved dressage horse, dressage judging, or glued to her laptop, writing. A lot of her work can be found on - this writing community offered her valuable feedback and support over the years and was instrumental in getting her fist novel published through Unbound. Unbelievable is her first novel - -

My stories


The Pen's Lament

I never get to choose the words you use, The colour of the page on which you write; I wish I scribed a rainbow - red, pink, blue - But every day I’m...

Riddle (2nd October, 2014) – for National Poetry Day

I cannot keep hold of you; you slip and slide - like spilt mercury, you just divide; ungraspable, each chance denied. I pursue each glimpse of you;...

This is not a poem about regret

This is not a poem about regret (13th July, 2011 – 6th March, 2012) This is not a poem about regret – this is just a note to myself, in case I should be foolish and forget

Big Bad

Inspired by the film 'Red Riding Hood'...

Tweet, Tweet! (Inspiration Point)

Oh dear, half IP, half shameless self-promotion! x