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I have 107 stories published in 3 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 109715 times and 86 of my stories have been cherry picked.
14 of my 1,215 comments have been voted Great Feedback with a total of 15 votes

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RJ Newlyn

 

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Cherry

My dead diary – Sunday 7th February

A dull, grey day after the rain. Sheltered most of the night in the Brompton catacombs, passing the time with a crypt-wraith who had stories to tell...

Where the nettles grew

At the end of the short-grass garden, the small gate leads to the long-grass field. Near the end of the field a fir tree stands apart from the rocks...
Cherry

What lay beyond the glass

I found the mirror in the bedroom amongst your belongings. I was about to throw it away when something about the crack in its surface made me look...
Gold cherry

What the sky said

It had been a hard climb already – out of the wooded valley and up on to the moorland, sun-drenched and golden with gorse flower. I arrived at an old...
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Cherry

What I promised the sea

I went down to the shore for the last time today: along the old lane, across the dunes, out to the very edge of the land where grey waves slapped...

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14 of my comments have received 15 Great Feedback votes

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Pick of the Day

Posted on Sat, 20 Apr 2019

This, and the previous epsiodes, are our Pick of the Day. Please share/retweet if you like it/them.

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Posted in Game of Moans 5: ‘Green’

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Pick of the Day

Posted on Sat, 16 Feb 2019

This is our Facebook and Twitter Pick of the Day! Please share/retweet if you like it

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Posted in War

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Pick of the Day

Posted on Sat, 14 Jul 2018

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Posted in Along a Roman Road

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This is our Facebook and

Posted on Sat, 19 Aug 2017

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Posted in Un Dia en Las Palmas

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Pick of the Day and Story of the Week

Posted on Thu, 29 Dec 2016

This is our Facebook and Twitter Pick of the Day. Please share/retweet if you like it.

Picture Credit: http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/1090045

 

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Posted in Brightest and Best of the Sons of the Mourning?

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Poem of the week

Posted on Thu, 29 Dec 2016

Congratulations. I've no idea of the authenticity of the Scottish - and you might find it safer not to promote it that way (it's almost impossible to be 100% correct) - but I thought it just worked really well as a poem, regardless of proposed...

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Posted in Tim Timpany - Poetry Monthly

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Well done

Posted on Thu, 29 Dec 2016

Very good. Nicely paced, about the right length and good comic timing.

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Posted in Brightest and Best of the Sons of the Mourning?

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Beautiful

Posted on Sun, 07 Feb 2016

I really liked this episode - has a powerful atmosphere. Depends what you want to do with it, but I'd suggest having a re-read to iron out some typos and minor quirks. These are the ones I happened to notice and should be easily fixable (although...

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Posted in The Baobab Tree (2)

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Very good - one of your best,

Posted on Tue, 17 Feb 2015

Very good - one of your best, I think. Says all sorts of things in so little time.

Rob

 

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Posted in His Father's Eyes

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Yes, very good

Posted on Sun, 31 Aug 2014

An interesting and well-written piece. Feels as if there are other chapters to come (I hope so).

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Posted in Forest of Eden - Part One- A New Beginning

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