Mark Burrow

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I have 77 stories published in 4 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 69895 times and 141 of my stories have been cherry picked.
92 of my 569 comments have been voted Great Feedback with a total of 94 votes

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All Architects Are Called Zach (Part 1, words 1,838)

Freddy walked into his local. The door hadn’t swung shut behind him when he clocked the heads angling in his direction.
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Pan Out

It was a Friday night. I stood in the kitchen, thinking about a drink. I had been off booze for six weeks. Quitting was not easy. I had wanted to go...
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Tina

I caught this boy, Dan, gawping at my ankle chain in a maths class once… I was like, “Oi, Noncy Nonce, stop perving at me.” Everyone was cracking up...
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The Riots

The news showed footage of shop windows being smashed. Cars tipped on their sides and set alight. Rioters lobbed stones and bottles at the police. A...

Love Shapes

I met a man with tattoos in a pub who told me that love is shaped like an English poppy. I laughed in his face. “A poppy? What kind of idiot are you...

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92 of my comments have received 94 Great Feedback votes

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Powerful poem about ageing

Posted on Mon, 14 Dec 2020

Skilfully done.

This powerful poem about ageing and nature is our Facebook and Twitter Pick of the Day -- please do share. 

 

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Posted in Langdale Pikes In Winter

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And another one to add to the

Posted on Sat, 12 Dec 2020

And another one to add to the list. Fantastic. 

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Posted in Ibis

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Underneath the polite,

Posted on Sun, 06 Dec 2020

Underneath the polite, measured reflections, there’s something deliciously weird and off-kilter going on in this story, which is why it is our Facebook and Twitter Pick of the Day. Please share!  

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Posted in Friendship

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Beautufully done. 

Posted on Mon, 07 Dec 2020

Beautifully done. 

And I want one for Christmas. 

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Posted in Darwin’s Creatures

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Haha! I really am!   

Posted on Sun, 06 Dec 2020

Haha! I really am! 

 

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Posted in Friendship

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No problem, Grace. Good to

Posted on Fri, 04 Dec 2020

No problem, Grace. Good to have some nice plans for a happier year ahead! 

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Posted in The Three Gardens. Part Five.

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Sounds like a very nice plan.

Posted on Fri, 04 Dec 2020

Sounds like a very nice plan. 

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Posted in The Three Gardens. Part Five.

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Oh, this is excellent. The

Posted on Tue, 01 Dec 2020

Oh, this is excellent. The voice and tone are spot on. Well deserved PoD. 

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Posted in Angelica

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Really admire how you blend

Posted on Mon, 02 Nov 2020

Really admire how you blend the imagery of animals with the impermanence of consciousness. 

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Posted in Screech

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Really impressive, Mark --

Posted on Sun, 06 Sep 2020

Really impressive, Mark -- well done. 

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Posted in Brewster's Way 4

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