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I have 121 stories published in 10 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 113170 times and 14 of my stories have been cherry picked.
1 of my 22 comments have been voted Great Feedback with a total of 1 vote

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John Read

Writing since the 70s. Bits and pieces used on TV, radio, magazines, Newspapers.

My stories

The Luffins

* The Luffins will eventually be illustrated. Some descriptions may be confusing without pictures. * The strange object is a flute. * The round cave...

The Newgate Witch

Alan's eyes shot open. The darkness was total, covering him like a blanket. Was she here again ? His hand groped frantically for the switch on the...

Never On A Sunday

Steve’s voice came from somewhere behind his newspaper. “Not today love. It’s Sunday. Can’t it wait ?” “You said that last Sunday. And the Sunday...

The Lady The Butler And The Cat. (Part 2 of 2)

The sound of laughter and jollity from out in the corridor roused Joseph from his chair. It was three hours since his balcony phone call. He turned...

The Lady The Butler And The Cat. (Part 1 of 2)

The impatient voice of Lady Georgina Mapleberry filled the luxurious hotel apartment. “Joseph, Joseph. Where are my spectacles ? What have you done...


1 of my comments has received 1 Great Feedback vote

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Quite disturbing

Posted on Mon, 04 Aug 2014

Great writing, which makes the story all the more disturbing.  I find it very 'unsettling.'

But that's what writing should do isn't it.   No point in writing anything that leaves no emotion.

Well done

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