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My stories have been read 625678 times and 424 of my stories have been cherry picked.
164 of my 4,799 comments have been voted Great Feedback with a total of 172 votes

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From memory

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It could be worse
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The fight for time

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164 of my comments have received 172 Great Feedback votes

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Hi Bee. Can hear the water

Posted on Tue, 07 Oct 2014

Hi Bee. Can hear the water lapping against the hull.

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Posted in Bed is a Boat

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I like this vision of a dark

Posted on Sun, 05 Oct 2014

I like this vision of a dark place. When I read out loud it feels more fluid without the "I commit" and the second "again" in the last line. Nice piece. Like it.

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Posted in just drinks

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Nice portrait of natural

Posted on Mon, 06 Oct 2014

Nice portrait of natural weaknesses, Tina. So much harder to take the alternative path. Harder still to speak up. Will think of this poem today.

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Posted in Sweet Charity

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You've passed on much more

Posted on Wed, 10 Sep 2014

You've passed on much more than a backpack, Tina.

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Posted in The Backpack

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I always struggle with that

Posted on Thu, 18 Sep 2014

I always struggle with that link. I don't know. I'm so far behind in terms of currency / who's making the writing waves. The whole space thing was chauvinism in a way, but that didn't stop it turning my head as a kid. Still does. Romance,...

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Posted in Calling All Cosmonauts

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Very timely for me, Ewan.

Posted on Thu, 18 Sep 2014

Very timely for me, Ewan. Reading Solzhenitzyn, looking at a friend's photo from a student exchange in Leningrad in 81 (I never realised such things even happened then) and reminiscing our own visit a couple of years back. I like the wistfulness...

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Posted in Calling All Cosmonauts

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I like this observation,

Posted on Thu, 18 Sep 2014

I like this observation, Frances. Feels like a daydream out of a window. Very sparingly rendered. Good for the imagination.

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Posted in Two Fans

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I like this story, JPH30. 

Posted on Tue, 16 Sep 2014

I like this story, JPH30.  Hopefully not just because of the parallels (except the family wealth).  I like the telling of it.  Easy and relaxed.  Very warm.  An easy style to lay back and enjoy.  There are a few typos if you read through it but...

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Posted in The actor's son.

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Hi Philip. What a complex

Posted on Thu, 21 Aug 2014

Hi Philip. What a complex and detailed account. I felt like the story could be expanded between the ladies leaving and the end of the shift. Potential.
I've spent time over a good few years visiting these places and your description of...

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Posted in Waiting for Treacle Tart

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This apple has more layers

Posted on Tue, 05 Aug 2014

This apple has more layers than an onion, scorpio.  Like it a lot.

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Posted in Apple

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