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I have 155 stories published in 7 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 120985 times and 138 of my stories have been cherry picked.
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Writer’s Block

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...
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...
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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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119 of my comments have received 118 Great Feedback votes

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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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This has an interesting

Posted on Mon, 02 Jul 2018

This has an interesting format and internal rhyme. The absence of punctuation lets the well chosen words do the talking.

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Posted in Silence is Night

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There is a great skipping of

Posted on Sat, 30 Jun 2018

There is a great skipping of topic here which shows your scope and skill as a writer as it never seems illogical. You’ve described thoughts most people have had with dexterity.

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Posted in Someone Died Today

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There is such a fine line

Posted on Fri, 29 Jun 2018

There is such a fine line between satire and reality. I’m going to check this listing in five years time and tally up how many are actually being aired. Fingers crossed for ‘Secret service duck’.

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Posted in Today's TV

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