Philip Sidney

Primary tabs

I have 159 stories published in 5 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 243235 times and 198 of my stories have been cherry picked.
371 of my 5,201 comments have been voted Great Feedback with a total of 367 votes

Close reader
Philip Sidney's picture

 

My stories

Cherry

Joy

The sky was a perfect, blackbird’s egg, blue. Evelyn tilted her head back to watch the kaleidoscope flashes of green and blue rushing above her...
Cherry

LDV: Washwood Heath (Necropolis)

Grit, backbone of Midland industry, ground out by the elements, glacial drift, geological shift. Upon gravel the city made its shape. Halls of...
Cherry

Penance

Mrs Hohepa watched the little girl sitting on the bench opposite swing her legs. Back and forth, back and forth. ‘Pretty little thing. Swing your...
1 likes
Cherry

Natural History

In the history of school, Class 5 was the happiest. Outside swan plants grew - we gave them sidelong glances, hope was brewing. A race through times...
Gold cherry

Waiting for Treacle Tart

Matron secured herself into her apron. She took the hand-made card her children had presented her with that morning from her bag and slipped it into...
2 likes

Pages

371 of my comments have received 367 Great Feedback votes

1 Vote

I like that a seam of joy

Posted on Fri, 09 Jan 2015

I like that a seam of joy runs through this, happiness will overcome.

Read full comment

Posted in Cago en mis Demonios

1 Vote

The archeology of ourselves,

Posted on Tue, 06 Jan 2015

The archeology of ourselves, I like the ideas and images in this poem.

Read full comment

Posted in Sifting Through

1 Vote

Love this cat's eye view of

Posted on Mon, 05 Jan 2015

Love this cat's eye view of the world, hope he keeps up with his journal.

Read full comment

Posted in Omar's Diary 4th January 2015

1 Vote

Good on the details (cake and

Posted on Sat, 03 Jan 2015

Good on the details (cake and coffee), more character background would be good so we care about the character.

Read full comment

Posted in Pure Magic Chapter 2

1 Vote

A nive fairytale feel.  I

Posted on Sat, 03 Jan 2015

A nive fairytale feel.  I like the descriptions of the house and would like some more of this.

Read full comment

Posted in Pure Magic Chapter 1

1 Vote

So sad, I read the other poem

Posted on Fri, 02 Jan 2015

So sad, I read the other poem first but now see that that tells of the haunting presence of a missing colleague.

Read full comment

Posted in Rock Bottom

1 Vote

I like the sense of certainty

Posted on Thu, 01 Jan 2015

I like the sense of certainty, the mix of natural laws and human behaviour.

Read full comment

Posted in Cosmological Constant

1 Vote

Oh my goodness!  This is

Posted on Tue, 30 Dec 2014

Oh my goodness!  This is utterly heartbreaking and beautifully written.

Read full comment

Posted in Everyone Says Hi

1 Vote

Full of the bitterness of the

Posted on Mon, 29 Dec 2014

Full of the bitterness of the moment - nice link to your 'ironclad' poem.  I wonder if the third one will be on realisation that you cannot stop feelings.

Read full comment

Posted in Judgments so Unjust

1 Vote

Good idea styx.  I'm not

Posted on Thu, 25 Dec 2014

Good idea styx.  I'm not suggesting myself as I am not even slightly funny, not on purpose anyway.  I've partnered up for some writing with Noo on the site, nothing professional though.  There are quite a few deliberately funny writers on the...

Read full comment

Posted in Finding A Writing Partner?

Pages