london_calling79

Primary tabs

I have 130 stories published in 8 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 280160 times and 167 of my stories have been cherry picked.
131 of my 1,388 comments have been voted Great Feedback with a total of 132 votes

Close reader

My stories

Gold cherry
Poem of the week

Stories I won't tell you.

Dada, what kind of baby was I? Do you remember me from back then? Was I terrible or was I just… I don’t know, just tell me how it feels? How it feels...
Gold cherry

The Unsaid

…and sometimes on better days I just see people people being and …ing and …ing in all their mundane glory and I think we are invincible unbound cloud...
1 likes
Cherry

Distilled

Distilled At 23 I sat on a Ronda balcony watching a crane toil through a Spanish day with nothing but bad lager and a good friend. Propped up by a...
Cherry

I didn’t take that picture

I didn’t take that picture through the hospital window. The one with the sign in the background, neon-green and sickly. The one with the airplane...

Ode to a quince

O, so there’s this quince tree near our house, yeah? and the kids think the fruit’s some type of pear and I wanna tell em that it is cos they ask all...

Pages

131 of my comments have received 132 Great Feedback votes

2 Votes

I'll give it a shot!

Posted on Tue, 22 Sep 2020

I'll give it a shot!

Read full comment

Posted in Run

2 Votes

There's such beauty here in

Posted on Tue, 05 Nov 2019

There's such beauty here in all aspects but especially where you don't put your stresses - in your endings like 'stiff unlovely things'. Such delicate touches.

Read full comment

Posted in The Language of Dead Flowers

1 Vote

Oh this is just sumptious.

Posted on Tue, 10 May 2022

Oh this is just sumptious. Such wonderful words to wrap yourself around and the light...oh the light!

Read full comment

Posted in The Dead Want Their Moon Back

1 Vote

Such wonderfully contrasting

Posted on Tue, 26 Jan 2021

Such wonderfully contrasting lines stitched together with care and skill. That ugly number squats in the middle. 

Read full comment

Posted in Screenshot

1 Vote

Bruising, bruising, bruising

Posted on Thu, 24 Sep 2020

Bruising, bruising, bruising until the final peace. You take us on a journey.

Read full comment

Posted in Unbidden Memories of Disgrace

1 Vote

Some very affective lines in

Posted on Mon, 21 Sep 2020

Some very affective lines in here. I loved the 'homes were a prison' part and your final line is built up to and crafted really well.

Read full comment

Posted in Strange Times

1 Vote

Sure footed and sumptuous. I

Posted on Mon, 13 May 2019

Sure footed and sumptuous. I'm coming back to this again and again.

Read full comment

Posted in bluebells

1 Vote

‘Camouflaged better here than

Posted on Sun, 11 Nov 2018

‘Camouflaged better here than in the desert’ Jesus that just encapsulates it. We deify the unknown (as we should) but disregard the known.

Read full comment

Posted in Listen

1 Vote

Just gorgeous. I am denied

Posted on Thu, 08 Nov 2018

Just gorgeous. I am denied this pleasure as my little sods always wake up!

Read full comment

Posted in not ready to fly yet

1 Vote

This wonderfully panoramic

Posted on Tue, 18 Sep 2018

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

Read full comment

Posted in Manhatten

Pages