Philip Sidney

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I have 166 stories published in 5 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 359633 times and 212 of my stories have been cherry picked.
409 of my 5,451 comments have been voted Great Feedback with a total of 406 votes

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Mesopotamia

fragments from the past will not join to make a memory we live in the disconnect but for a moment you are there in a sepia photograph with Felix who...
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The Empathy Files. The Angel of Empathy (3)

Reggie woke to a bright white light. An angel appeared to be watching over him. ‘Crap. I must be dead.’ The angel looked over him with a concerned...
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The Empathy Files. The Angel of Empathy (2)

Reggie Smith was another busy man. Contrary to popular belief, life on the streets is not one of idleness, it is imperative to be constantly on one's...
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The Empathy Files. The Angel of Empathy (1)

Ange was perched between a gargoyle and a pigeon biding time. Time was a slippery thing and one had to leap into the slipstream of a moment with...
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Froglet Nonet

Tadpoles move in green language, fluid commas wriggle between voiceless speech marks, quiet apostrophes, wordless as the mermaid who swapped her...

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409 of my comments have received 406 Great Feedback votes

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Wonderful!

Posted on Fri, 14 Aug 2020

Wonderful!

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Posted in The Departure of Nightjars

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Very enjoyable- I like the

Posted on Fri, 31 Jul 2020

Very enjoyable- I like the detail about food as we are made to feel hungry alongside the characters.  I think younger readers would love this and the previous chapter.

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Posted in Pins (19)

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Great panorama then action

Posted on Thu, 23 Jul 2020

Great panorama then action followed by a lovely- almost fairytale end - rich pickings.

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This exactly what I wanted.

Posted on Thu, 23 Jul 2020

This exactly what I wanted.  I feel like I know them better now.

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I wonder if Puri comes from a

Posted on Mon, 13 Jul 2020

I wonder if Puri comes from a different time - I don't think she would be able to learn English alone and her knowledge seems to be that of someone with a wider perspective.

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Posted in Pins (12)

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This is so visual - full of

Posted on Fri, 31 Jul 2020

This is so visual - full of vibrant colour - as is fitting for a vivacious biography/autobiography.

This blast of warmth is a mini-hoilday for me - it's our facebook and Twitter pick of the day - do share it.

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Posted in Cherry Dreamin'

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A tangled web - I'm looking

Posted on Sun, 26 Jul 2020

A tangled web - I'm looking forward to finding out what happens next!

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Posted in Moving Pictures, part 3 of 3

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So he didn't have a secret

Posted on Sun, 26 Jul 2020

So he didn't have a secret pet - but interesting developments.

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Posted in Moving Pictures, part 2 of 3

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This an enjoyable and well

Posted on Sun, 26 Jul 2020

This an enjoyable and well-written piece.  I'm wondering how this will turn out.

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Posted in Moving Pictures, part 1 of 3

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They are tough and beautiful

Posted on Tue, 21 Jul 2020

They are tough and beautiful and harbingers of hope.

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Posted in remembering dandelions (again)

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