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I have 150 stories published in 8 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 129173 times and 141 of my stories have been cherry picked.
122 of my 1,378 comments have been voted Great Feedback with a total of 121 votes

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Cherry

The song of the giant’s daughter.

Promise me, never to let the children forget the songs of Finn and the Fiánna.

Writer’s Block

Last night I took my rejection letters and formed a noose. One by one I nailed each slender slip to the wall to make that eternal circle. Those...
Cherry

I'm Not Disappointed, I'm Just Angry Chapter 9

Ofsted The one guaranteed way to lose a room in teaching is start by saying, ‘Ofsted will look for...’ A third of the room will panic, this third...
Gold cherry

Autopilot

My mother hangs up a dream catcher she neither likes nor believes in. When I ask her why, she replies ‘Because it was a gift’ ‘Because your sister...

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122 of my comments have received 121 Great Feedback votes

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This wonderfully panoramic

Posted on Tue, 18 Sep 2018

This wonderfully panoramic piece is our pick of the day. Well done!

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Posted in Manhatten

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Beautiful, powerful and

Posted on Tue, 18 Sep 2018

Beautiful, powerful and replete with loss.

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Posted in Manhatten

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Fantastic writing and a

Posted on Sat, 15 Sep 2018

Fantastic writing and a pertinent message. Wish you all well!

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Posted in Not One Punch

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Poor Wendy. #metoo

Posted on Thu, 19 Jul 2018

Poor Wendy. #metoo

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Posted in I'm Not Disappointed, I'm Just Angry Chapter 4

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I'm gonna get my mum in to

Posted on Mon, 16 Jul 2018

I'm gonna get my mum in to say you're incompetent until you give me an A.

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Posted in I'm Not Disappointed, I'm Just Angry Chapter 1

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It's all gone a bit quiet on

Posted on Sun, 15 Jul 2018

It's all gone a bit quiet on that front recently which makes me wonder what other magnificent fuckery thaty've got up their sleeves. But at least Brexit's been a success so we'll be in safe hands.

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Posted in I'm Not Disappointed, I'm Just Angry (Introduction)

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Sorry! Maybe I’ll do a post

Posted on Wed, 11 Jul 2018

Sorry! Maybe I’ll do a post in Irish and no bugger will be able to translate it! Did you see that some poor English blokes were duped into thinking ‘Tiocfiadh ar la’ means ‘It’s coming home’? It’s an old Irish rebel saying meaning ‘Our day will...

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Posted in The meeting - good friends

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Such depth. Lovely.

Posted on Thu, 05 Jul 2018

Such depth. Lovely.

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Posted in Rivulets

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Very powerful. The transition

Posted on Wed, 04 Jul 2018

Very powerful. The transition between the law and the law of faith is deftly done.

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Posted in Reality Has a Face

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I thought exactly the same

Posted on Tue, 03 Jul 2018

I thought exactly the same thing as Parson! This has such fear and claustrophobia about it that the surreptitious leaving of 'Take the first transport out' is a nice, dark ending. Really atmospheric writing.

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Posted in Go Now

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