Philip Sidney

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I have 160 stories published in 5 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 263805 times and 198 of my stories have been cherry picked.
379 of my 5,298 comments have been voted Great Feedback with a total of 364 votes

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Aston Junction

Quiet and cool in the concrete cave beneath a criss-cross of humming roads the only movement - a slow ooze of condensation down clammy walls. A...

Who Knows?

Perhaps I do not know myself. I say, I am quiet, I should live a life of solitude, they say, you! and laugh and point and stamp their feet. I say, I...
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My Other Life is

My other life is a peach bare feet, warm sand clear running water mind, body, place sweet blossom contentment gold, green birdsong sunlight leaves...
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Slate

Started with an edit, ended in a complete rewrite.
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Living with Giants

Skyscrapers have grown along the harbour, they look out to sea and across to mountains, they do not tower like buildings in bustling cities, more...

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379 of my comments have received 364 Great Feedback votes

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Great sketch with hidden

Posted on Fri, 09 Oct 2015

Great sketch with hidden depths.

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Posted in Salou and Portaventura

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It is so strange to be left

Posted on Wed, 07 Oct 2015

It is so strange to be left behind, looking at the space they grew in.  Loved the avacado and its resonance particularly.

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Posted in Stepping Stones (Poetry Monthly)

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Beautiful, especially lovely

Posted on Sat, 26 Sep 2015

Beautiful, especially lovely with Leonard Cohen playing in the background.

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Posted in It's Four in the Afternoon...

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This is so very moving, now

Posted on Tue, 22 Sep 2015

This is so very moving, now you've really set me off, my darling ones grown and flown...beautifully effective in its simplicity and vivid moments.

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Posted in 'Mine's a Saveloy!'

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Interesting perspective and

Posted on Wed, 16 Sep 2015

Interesting perspective and idea.  Rather too much description of the 'special lady's room', detracts from the voice of the narrator.

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Posted in Muddy Heels: Chapter 1

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A lovely dreaminess to this.

Posted on Thu, 17 Sep 2015

A lovely dreaminess to this.

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Posted in for ever

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This is wonderful, the moment

Posted on Mon, 07 Sep 2015

This is wonderful, the moment preserved, the words giving me the experience.  I feel the loss of the moment I never had, pretty special.

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Posted in Stockholm archipelago

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Great story with a shocking

Posted on Fri, 28 Aug 2015

Great story with a shocking end.

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Posted in That White Man In The Corner

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Lovely imagery, a mythic feel

Posted on Thu, 27 Aug 2015

Lovely imagery, a mythic feel, ancient and present at the same time.

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Posted in Through fragrant Esplanades

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Immensely readable, I look

Posted on Thu, 27 Aug 2015

Immensely readable, I look forward to part 2!

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Posted in Cafe By The Sea- Part 1

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