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I have 141 stories published in 4 collections on the site.
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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

Sunbed City

Walnut skinned in Sunbed City career consumers all fake tan Z-list celebs- famed for shopping, spend-spend-spending all they can. Shopping malling...


Dead-eyed , drifting, homeless, rolling, streetwise kids , and bedroll beggars, Buckfast couraged, words declaiming, Shopdoor slurring , slumped and...


Grant stumbled home from a night out with Alison, one of his oldest friends, they had known each other for almost forty years, and although they had...

Bowie / Nelson / Walker

Bowie /Nelson/ Walker Vinyl plays in a flat like yours Cheap racked hi-fi sounding poor David Bowie’s cavernous croon Reverberates around the room...

Calum at the Folk Festival (1988)

Calum was nervous, really bricking it, as the young folk at the office often said. He had rehearsed his version of Davy Graham’s ‘Anji’, and had it...