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I have 119 stories published in 4 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 32194 times and 54 of my stories have been cherry picked.
5 of my 20 comments have been voted Great Feedback with a total of 6 votes

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Mark Pithie

Poet , Prose Writer and occasional Blogger.

My blog is called The Eclectic Audiolab and includes poetry , short stories and music related musings and memoirs.

My stories

Morning Glory

birds chatter idly gossiping on rooftops filmic vistas backlit by sun. time's hammers sculpt the silence shafts of light through curtain gaps. silver...

A Time To Skive

Retirement beckons, a time to skive, Or to be honest , for coming alive The end of the endless daily grind, Time to sit back and relax your mind. A...

All Those Years Ago

We sang the song of days gone by We didn't even have to try Our voices pure and clear and high All those years ago. When rockets flew up to the moon...

Halloween's Coming

(1972) The grotesque pointed teeth and eye sockets were slowly taking shape as Dad carved carefully at the turnip, scattering pieces of it all over...

The Echo - (Adam Maxwell-Farquhar: Tale 4: Introduction)

The Echo - (Introduction) After my experiences in France, I returned to Aberdeen, and being somewhat distressed by my experiences there, I was deemed...


5 of my comments have received 6 Great Feedback votes

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I enjoyed that poem, very

Posted on Thu, 22 Sep 2022

I enjoyed that poem, very evocative!

I like Autumn a lot also, the changing colours on the trees, the sunsets, and I enjoy taking pics of the changing scenes as the season progresses towards winter.



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Posted in In Lucid Dreams

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Enjoyed this one a lot!

Posted on Mon, 12 Dec 2022

Enjoyed this one a lot!

All the Best


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Posted in Walk In December Snow

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Excellent poem, thanks for that!

Posted on Mon, 13 Dec 2021

Really enjoyed this one, full of great phrases and seasonal imagery,

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Posted in Robin At Winter Solstice

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Thoroughly enjoyed !

Posted on Tue, 01 Dec 2020

Thoroughly enjoyed this one you read tonight at the Virtual Reading.. It reminds me of the guys I used to encounter in pubs in Glasgow, back in the '80s when I went there for working training courses. Excellent stuff, reminded me of James Kelman...

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Posted in A Hauf an a Hauf

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Excellent poem!

Posted on Wed, 14 Apr 2021

Excellent poem!

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Posted in Setting Sons