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I have 536 stories published in 17 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 478458 times and 273 of my stories have been cherry picked.
2 of my 82 comments have been voted Great Feedback with a total of 2 votes

My stories


Land, where are you now? This queasy, diseased sea has jettisoned me deep. I wash in salted water. Smash the days with fists. Worry the horizon,...

Monday Morning in the Rain

Summer slow day and smiles are hard to give, where nothing is said or done. We cannot find new ways to triumph, where joy is staring at us as if an...

Love is a Verb

You can say the word, love, until it loses all meaning. ‘I love you this and I love you that.’ But, it is in the doing. The action of the word. Love...

Frank on Parole (after Tom Waits)

Frank on Parole after Tom Waits Frank despairs at the untuned ukulele. The solitary instrument of desperate men. He’s up next with poems dipped in...


2 of my comments have received 2 Great Feedback votes

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Excellent. I'll definitely

Posted on Mon, 14 Oct 2019

Excellent. I'll definitely come. Thank you. I'll email ABCTales. 

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I think Hank would have liked

Posted on Tue, 15 Apr 2014

I think Hank would have liked that...

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