Philip Sidney

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I have 164 stories published in 5 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 333102 times and 209 of my stories have been cherry picked.
401 of my 5,475 comments have been voted Great Feedback with a total of 398 votes

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Touring the City

Concrete subways take us deep beneath the city. Here air holds the smell of time passed: old beer, stale urine, something too ancient to name. We tip...
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Cherry

In the Skinny Days of Youth and Yearning

In the skinny days of youth and yearning, smiling was not permitted; too redolent with levity. This had to happen behind doors, or books, or fingers...
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Cherry

Ash

Something floated past the window, which was odd as this was the fifteenth floor. It seemed to hover and bob lightly. A piece of charred paper? Too...
Cherry

Marking Time

It slides away too easily, slips between preoccupied fingers, light and temperature, shift, senses stir in the car park, pulled from routine’s waking...
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401 of my comments have received 398 Great Feedback votes

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What a sweet story. Lovely

Posted on Mon, 08 Dec 2014

What a sweet story. Lovely for children at theis time of year.

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Posted in Rhiannon's Christmas

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An interesting moral.

Posted on Sun, 07 Dec 2014

An interesting moral.

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Posted in The Hunchback Poor Man

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What an emotional read!

Posted on Thu, 04 Dec 2014

What an emotional read! Horror and high drama. Love the use of scent to create a change of tempo.

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Posted in The Lea Rig

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Love the shifts from dream to

Posted on Tue, 02 Dec 2014

Love the shifts from dream to reality, a fluid slide show of impressions and stories.

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Posted in nightmares and memories

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I really enjoy the way you

Posted on Wed, 03 Dec 2014

I really enjoy the way you mix culture time and place - and your precise and evocative style.

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Posted in Les Courses des Fetes

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Wonderful!  So touching and

Posted on Wed, 03 Dec 2014

Wonderful!  So touching and beautifully written.  Effortless yet clever structure - sort of spirits from winters past.  

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Posted in Santa Stops Here

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Slip into dream or life and

Posted on Fri, 28 Nov 2014

Slip into dream or life and let what will.  I love the shrugging off of care at the end.

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Posted in You understand, I think

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This stings.

Posted on Thu, 27 Nov 2014

This stings.

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Posted in The quarrel

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Intrigue behind the scenes,

Posted on Wed, 26 Nov 2014

Intrigue behind the scenes, nice twist.   Compelling story and some beautiful description.

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Posted in The Garden of The Gods

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I really like this story. 

Posted on Sun, 23 Nov 2014

I really like this story.  Although French, it reminds me of the writing of Grazia Deledda.  beautifully written.

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Posted in La Bodega Rose

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