Mark Burrow

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I have 61 stories published in 4 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 39467 times and 58 of my stories have been cherry picked.
8 of my 56 comments have been voted Great Feedback with a total of 8 votes

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My stories

Gold cherry

Ticking

The owner of the restaurant, Pete, fired Darren for arguing with a customer. Darren was adamant he did nothing wrong.
Cherry

Shrinkage

Breaking the monotony of lifting boxes
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Cherry

For Bob

Dead on a bench at 38.
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Gold cherry

Namaste

I know I should try counting to ten,
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8 of my comments have received 8 Great Feedback votes

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I liked how this immediately

Posted on Sat, 23 May 2020

I liked how this immediately carried me along. It's hard to do so hats off. Some cracking turns of phrase too - "the cold flannel of facts". I might have to use that!

Thanks for posting this.  

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Posted in How To Be Authentic

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Loved it. Reminded me of

Posted on Fri, 22 May 2020

Loved it. Reminded me of Frank O'Connor.  

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Posted in Normal Applies Now

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It's fantastic news, Drew,

Posted on Sat, 09 May 2020

It's fantastic news, Drew, and well deserved. What I enjoyed the most about Flamingo is the energy and that it didn't sound like anyone else. It reminded me of other writers I admire but you have your own style and craft and that'll see you...

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Posted in Flamingo Dreams

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I always think of ghosts as

Posted on Fri, 08 May 2020

I always think of ghosts as our most powerful memories.

Lovely poem. 

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Posted in All the lost places

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This caught some of the

Posted on Sun, 03 Nov 2019

This caught some of the feelings I've had but never thought to put into words.

Really liked this: we darted the portrait galleries / of these fragments of lives / chipped into stone.

Superb. 

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Posted in Graveyards

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Enjoyed this -- lyrical and

Posted on Sat, 26 Oct 2019

Enjoyed this -- lyrical and strangely fierce at the same time.  

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Posted in Wood Anemones

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I can read both! The pic is

Posted on Fri, 18 Oct 2019

I can read both! The pic is from WikiArt - Street of Brothels - Otto Dix -- So I think it's fine to use.

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Posted in More Chilli Sauce, Mate

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A nice surprise and very much

Posted on Tue, 03 Sep 2019

A nice surprise and very much appreciated! The dog stared at me like I'd lost my mind having a run-through of reading this out loud earlier - good times.     

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Posted in The Pigeon Variant