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I have 82 stories published in 2 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 24300 times and 63 of my stories have been cherry picked.

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Rask Balavoine


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My stories

Moon Bus.

I got on a bus in December 1979. Light was already draining from the late, wet afternoon sky. The seats were wooden with no padding and I just knew...


There's a boat lying wrecked near Manila, there's some treasure hid under a stone; there's a bird calling out in the morning to the girl on a cruel...

Death's grandfather sat on the toilet.

Death's grandfather sat on the toilet, surrounded by midnight and frost, he spent the afternoon dreaming of battles Napoleon lost; the future, he...

Not quite Smyrna

I stood on the deck leaning against the rail and watched. The dock was heaving with life, people arriving or departing or just there to look for some...

Lake Malawi, a fine memory.

A boat lying at anchor in the bay, her rigging reaching effortlessly into the apricot skies of early morning, and hardly a ripple on the water. A low...