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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


The Willing

1976 Once off the bus, the feeling of excited anticipation that had been welling up inside John for days dissipated, to be replaced by a creeping...


Occasional poet seeks kind words to rhyme and metre regularly- good sense of rhythm required to set motion into poetry.

It Seems

It seems like only yesterday I acted up in our school play. The audience applause was wild, I wish that I was still a child. Things were simpler for...

Old Men ( In Darkened Rooms)

We are old men in darkened rooms Of the mind The shutters down The light shut out The life shut out Silent as a tomb An empty barren womb Lonely old...

Saturday Job (1980)

Saturday Job (1980) School work had improved for Gary since the 0’ Grade results. He had chosen to take 3 Highers -in French, English and Art. These...