Philip Sidney

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I have 161 stories published in 5 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 288627 times and 203 of my stories have been cherry picked.
378 of my 5,356 comments have been voted Great Feedback with a total of 374 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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378 of my comments have received 374 Great Feedback votes

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You’ve created such a great

Posted on Tue, 09 Jul 2019

You’ve created such a great character.  Well done on completing!

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Posted in Julia chapter 29 contd / 30/31 the end

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A life full of riches.

Posted on Tue, 09 Jul 2019

A life full of riches.

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Posted in Give Me

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I love a bit of travel

Posted on Tue, 21 May 2019

I love a bit of travel writing - across time and place - this took me there.

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Posted in How Many Steps

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A lovely reflection and

Posted on Tue, 21 May 2019

A lovely reflection and decision.

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Posted in I Didn't Kill the Scarlet Beetles

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What a great conclusion -

Posted on Wed, 08 May 2019

What a great conclusion - very cleverly put together.

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Posted in A Roman Triptych - 3) Artemisia's Story

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This enjoyable piece brings

Posted on Mon, 06 May 2019

This enjoyable piece brings ancient history into the present - It's our facebook and twitter pick of the day - do share if you like it too.

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Posted in A Roman Triptych - 1) Calpurnia's Story

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Delicate and beautiful.

Posted on Wed, 24 Apr 2019

Delicate and beautiful.

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Posted in In the wee small hours of the morning...(that's the time I miss him most of all)

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The story leaking through

Posted on Fri, 29 Mar 2019

The story leaking through the gaps.  Gently powerful.

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Posted in The Instrumentalist

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Great hard-boiled style and

Posted on Wed, 13 Feb 2019

Great hard-boiled style and some lovely touches - the difficulty of managing wings and tails ...

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Posted in 30. Lady Writer

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Oh I just love this!

Posted on Sat, 02 Feb 2019

Oh I just love this!

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Posted in A Molecule Lies Sleeping

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