Philip Sidney

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I have 163 stories published in 5 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 326268 times and 206 of my stories have been cherry picked.
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Triptych 1: Mass

Mother in a mantilla rubs her spit dampened handkerchief across a child’s face, not clean enough for God, who lives inside and judges us all. She...
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Love Song to the Universe (Poetry Monthly)

i am small a tiny dot shrinking beyond < invisibility... at the centre of the screen ♦ after all the lights are off YOU would not miss me even if...
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The Maths Tutor (Poetry Monthly)

How to e s c a p e halitosis and frac/tions torture inflicted on a torpid brain~ scratching equations at a desk + {(in a window) / over a gift shop}...
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Black Friday

Look as Black Friday leaks across time an inky comfort blanket against the chilling nightmare that has frozen our minds into torpor our collective...
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Light in the Dark Age

Remember sitting in rain, drenched with the grey of place and time and existence back in the 70s when eyes rolled at ‘isms you had to stay quiet in...

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397 of my comments have received 394 Great Feedback votes

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A great sense of energy made

Posted on Sat, 08 Jul 2017

A great sense of energy made with these rhythms.

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Posted in Festival Of Life (Freeform poem)

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How wonderfully restful.

Posted on Sat, 08 Jul 2017

How wonderfully restful.  Really nice use of rhyme too.

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Posted in Soothing

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Haha, serves him right!

Posted on Thu, 06 Jul 2017

Haha, serves him right!

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Posted in The Errorphobe

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I don't quite get it - but I

Posted on Tue, 27 Jun 2017

I don't quite get it - but I like it.

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Posted in After Inventing Poe

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Lots of interesting touches

Posted on Wed, 21 Jun 2017

Lots of interesting touches here, I really enjoyed it.

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Posted in Daddio Returns

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Haha!  I have long greyish

Posted on Sat, 10 Jun 2017

Haha!  I have long greyish hair too - if you do yours I'll do mine. laugh

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Posted in Not Going With The Flow

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A lovely review of friendship

Posted on Thu, 18 May 2017

A lovely review of friendship.

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Posted in Why God Invented Carts

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Such a strong, lilting voice

Posted on Mon, 01 May 2017

Such a strong, lilting voice in this sad, thought-provoking piece.  Some things should not be forgotten.  Well done to your father, Elsie - this is our facebook and twitter pick of the day.

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Posted in Shlamek

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A great sense of immediacy.

Posted on Sat, 15 Apr 2017

A great sense of immediacy.

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Posted in The Stone Fish

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  Very sinister.  The

Posted on Sun, 02 Apr 2017

  Very sinister.  The strumming tone is a great contrast to the dark content.

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Posted in Cider and Spider Blues ( Fire Flies part 4}

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