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I have 48 stories published in 3 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 44547 times and 62 of my stories have been cherry picked.
67 of my 477 comments have been voted Great Feedback with a total of 68 votes

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Mark Say

My stories

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I Never Said Hullo

I noticed someone I hadn't seen for almost thirty years
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Story of the week

The Wet Afternoon of Ravilious

A picture on Twitter stirs up memories of a childhood loss
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You Were Made for Me (2/2)

When the rich can have young people designed, grown and conditioned as their perfect companions
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You Were Made for Me (1/2)

When the rich can have young people designed, grown and conditioned as their perfect companions
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I Saw Her Again

A man sees his dead wife in the street

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67 of my comments have received 68 Great Feedback votes

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You're welcome ...

Posted on Fri, 31 Jan 2020

That's how I start every day. It's also why the neighbours want me arrested.

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Posted in My Name is Slow Commotion

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Succinct and effective

Posted on Sat, 11 May 2019

Captures that tension between an intellectual challenge and the desire to avoid a difficult personal entanglement very well. I can sympathise with the narrator.

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Posted in Instinct Dictates

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Nice story

Posted on Sun, 18 Jul 2021

A welcome antidote to the horrific memories of school dinners.

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Posted in School Day Memories

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Good story

Posted on Sat, 08 May 2021

Bleak but engaging. Although I suppose I would enjoy being a Londoner rather than Ingerlish.

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Posted in Ingerland My Ingerland

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Good story

Posted on Fri, 16 Apr 2021

Although I  suspect your American accent wasn't convincing. smiley

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Posted in Icecream

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Quite painful ...

Posted on Sat, 01 May 2021

... but also very touching. I like the way you convey the sense of a body and mind not quite in control but also relishing life.

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Posted in Impaired

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So Mark .....

Posted on Sat, 27 Mar 2021

How's it going with the licking ..... No. Come to think of it I'd rather not know.

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Posted in Christopher L Johnson’s Heroic Act

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Lovely piece Penny

Posted on Sun, 21 Mar 2021

My wife and I have had similar experiences with cats; you know when you're ready to take one in, and you soon know whether they're right for living with you. When my wife's old cat died we had two new ones within two months and they were with us...

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Posted in "The Canines of My Life"

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Good one Ewan

Posted on Mon, 01 Mar 2021

I like the way it conveys a sense of struggle with a handful of sharp images.

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Posted in Nocturne

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Very effective ....

Posted on Sat, 13 Feb 2021

... in creating a sense of alienation from the world.

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Posted in Mariner

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