Philip Sidney

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I have 166 stories published in 5 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 347643 times and 212 of my stories have been cherry picked.
409 of my 5,500 comments have been voted Great Feedback with a total of 406 votes

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Changing Lanes on the Middleway - Poetry Monthly

January greys of sky and road wrapround - dull the drone of traffic alerts flickering across channels leaking: snap-trap-hiphop-K-pop-deepfunk-...
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DIY

By Henri Rousseau - http://tinyurl.com/ycnht8wm
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Southend, 1976

Southend, 1976 burnt rock-deep past the blood-orange of closed lids into memory its brand sizzling flesh into cicatrix - tender meat cauterized...
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Southall Girl

Doreen of the twilight shift suffers with her nerves, leaves them with her handbag to join the line-up at the belt - strip lit, focus down, this is...
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Ingrid

Grey Sunday, Casablanca, tea slopped over homework, to be finished in maths, sat at the back, pretending to listen - cheap little actress, lashes...

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409 of my comments have received 406 Great Feedback votes

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Such an intriguing and

Posted on Mon, 30 Mar 2020

Such an intriguing and delicately wrought story - it's our facebook and twitter pick of the day, do share it. 

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Posted in Pact

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Thank you for taking me

Posted on Thu, 26 Mar 2020

Thank you for taking me somewhere far more peaceful and lovely than where I am.  I think our sensibility to life and beauty is much sharper at the moment.

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Posted in Pool in the Woods

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I love this! Hilarious! 

Posted on Fri, 27 Mar 2020

I love this! Hilarious!  Wonderful voice - inspired - Crocodile Dundee on as a school play and vindication for those actors playing supposedly minor roles, (as someone who played a wolf in Peter Pan).

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Posted in Dundee

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Amazing encounter.

Posted on Sun, 01 Mar 2020

Amazing encounter.

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Posted in Domain

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Just wonderful!.  This is our

Posted on Mon, 13 Jan 2020

Just wonderful!.  This is our pick of the day - do share.

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Posted in Lime Tree

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Sends chills up my spine!

Posted on Sat, 11 Jan 2020

Sends chills up my spine!

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Posted in Wolf moon

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Full of horror and mystery -

Posted on Sat, 11 Jan 2020

Full of horror and mystery - gripping stuff.

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Posted in WE'LL MEET AGAIN

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A beautiful piece of

Posted on Thu, 21 Nov 2019

A beautiful piece of heartbreak.  Just love this.

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Posted in Mars

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I love the physicality of

Posted on Sun, 17 Nov 2019

I love the physicality of this poem, mystical and every day at the same time.

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Posted in Repression

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This tender story brings

Posted on Tue, 12 Nov 2019

This tender story brings those powerful feelings of youth into sharp focus. It's our facebook and twitter pick of the day - do share if you like it too!

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Posted in Norwegian Wood

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