Philip Sidney

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I have 156 stories published in 5 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 231784 times and 194 of my stories have been cherry picked.
368 of my 5,149 comments have been voted Great Feedback with a total of 364 votes

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Net

The globe was netted - over time it calcified, fossified, petrified. Take it out into the sun and swing it around your head - warmth will soften it...
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Moths

Moths are back to feed on the fabric of our lives. Larvae slip soft bodies from cylindrical casings - invisible teeth unpick our stories - woven with...
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Blood and Other Substances

My brother took a DNA test - wrote me the chain of expected stuff: british-isles-france-germany-scandanavia-south-asia-italy-iberia-sub-saharan-...
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Looking for Monica

Picture: By Fir0002 - Own work, GFDL 1.2, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=7613324
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The Cutting Room

They were looking for a cure for the smart-ass girl – whip-tongued - serpent-haired - colour writhed along her nerves - she lacked stillness -...
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368 of my comments have received 364 Great Feedback votes

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This beautiful and

Posted on Fri, 23 Nov 2018

This beautiful and heartbreaking piece is so special.  Do share our facebook and twitter pick of the day.

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Posted in Moon Whisperer

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The sounds of the city, I can

Posted on Wed, 21 Nov 2018

The sounds of the city, I can hear it all.

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Posted in Tessitura

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I feel a Batman quote coming

Posted on Fri, 16 Nov 2018

I feel a Batman quote coming on - very funny.

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Posted in The Holy Sock Trilogy

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Full of zinging passion and a

Posted on Sun, 16 Sep 2018

Full of zinging passion and a strange melding of senses - how those mutually destructive relationships can go bang!

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Posted in Tangerine static

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Oh people and their bad

Posted on Fri, 10 Aug 2018

Oh people and their bad advice.  I love the end!

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Posted in Words to the Wise

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One of Well Wisher's

Posted on Wed, 06 Sep 2017

One of Well Wisher's beautiful tales is our facebook and twitter pick of the day.  Do read and share.

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Posted in The Visitor

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Love how you show writing can

Posted on Thu, 02 Aug 2018

Love how you show writing can be that extra dimension of ourselves.

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Posted in A Puzzle

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So many skillful connections

Posted on Wed, 25 Jul 2018

So many skillful connections - a moving piece.

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Posted in The Blue Box

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What a gripping story, very

Posted on Thu, 12 Jul 2018

What a gripping story, very believable.

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Posted in The End of Marianne Brownleaf’s Teaching Career

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To quote Kevin from Home

Posted on Fri, 29 Jun 2018

To quote Kevin from Home Alone, 'Television is my life', and if I ruled the world there'd be a hell of a lot more Scandi noir and feminist art docs.  But I don't and this is genius and our facebook and twitter pick of the day. 

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Posted in Today's TV

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