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I have 39 stories published in 6 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 11775 times and 26 of my stories have been cherry picked.
63 of my 383 comments have been voted Great Feedback with a total of 63 votes

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I am a Brummie living in Northampton. I love to write but get distracted with other things. I love horror/fantasy and anything that provokes original thought. My literary heroes are Clive Barker, Edgar Allan Poe and HP Lovecraft.

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Empire State (Part Three) - The Devil in Tintagel

Beltane is a Greater Sabbat celebrated on May Eve. It is one of the four Sabbats that are cross-quarter days. These form the Wheel of the Year. Only...
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My Mom's Heart

Dawn chorus calling, sunrise of a new soul, she weeps, gazing at your seraphic features. A guardian angel for the ages. Always there, listening, her...
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Invisible

At between 50 and 200 nanometres it was easy to miss. In fact, everyone failed to notice as it stalked the pavement at the corner of Isambard and New...
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A Case of Serial Misjudgement

“Should have done better (at school)” it said, My report card as summarised by the Head, If only he’d been the son of a lawyer, A dentist, a doctor...

Escape to New York (Part One)

You could be forgiven for thinking that with a title like this, you would be getting science fiction set in a dystopian, near future starring Kurt...

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63 of my comments have received 63 Great Feedback votes

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Haunting

Posted on Sun, 13 Dec 2020

Haunting

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Posted in Certain Memories

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Succint and beautiful

Posted on Mon, 14 Dec 2020

Succint and beautiful

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Posted in A Christmas to Remember

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Hi I have checked again and

Posted on Wed, 09 Dec 2020

Hi I have checked again and it says the image is available for any use by the public

https://commons.m.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:RRTrussBridgeSideView.jpg

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Posted in It's (Still) a Wonderful Life

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Ooh reminds me the solstice

Posted on Thu, 10 Dec 2020

Ooh reminds me the solstice is coming up.Anything with a "passage of witches" is all good with me.

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Posted in Holly Tree

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Didn't do real work and was

Posted on Thu, 10 Dec 2020

Didn't do real work and was likely to vote Tory" *gasp* Still cracking along at pace. This chapter captures the essence of "the office" Great stuff.

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Posted in Pigeon Variations - Ch 25 - The Joy of Filing

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Beautiful. Congrats on the

Posted on Tue, 08 Dec 2020

Beautiful. Congrats on the POTD!

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Posted in Images to Ponder

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Keep 'em coming - enjoying

Posted on Fri, 04 Dec 2020

Keep 'em coming - enjoying

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Posted in Pigeon Variations - Ch 17 - Unemployed Fortune Tellers

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Writing is an inexact science

Posted on Thu, 03 Dec 2020

Writing is an inexact science and does seem linked to many things. Think you captured it nicely with a seasonal theme

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Posted in Waiting For The Thaw

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I have always used "mom"

Posted on Thu, 03 Dec 2020

I have always used "mom" Maybe it's a Brummie thing

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Posted in Mum Or Mom. Mummy Or Mommy.

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There is a recurring theme of

Posted on Thu, 03 Dec 2020

There is a recurring theme of the struggle of life and death in nature through your poems. It lends them an edge that makes them so real.

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Posted in Hazelnut

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