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I have 321 stories published in 14 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 109117 times and 287 of my stories have been cherry picked.
22 of my 279 comments have been voted Great Feedback with a total of 21 votes

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I write these days a cacophony of genres: fantasy, sci-fi, mainstream, literary, some poetry every now and then. Novels, short stories, novellas, and whatever might fall in-between. I joined ABC Tales in May of 2014, and appreciate the forum it gives me to write and experiment, and even to include my strange little illustrations next to my work. 

You won't see a lot of my stories published anywhere else just yet, but please check out a few of these sites:

Or check out my e-book: The Price of Blood; Book One of the Golwerra Stories, available from Amazon.  Links here to my book on Amazon UK and US.

and keep watching this space...

There are also a few more stories, and a few ravings (I mean, blog entries) to be found on my website:
And check out (somebody... please... anybody) my 24-part story "These Words That Describe Melissa":

My stories

Gold cherry
Story of the week

True Stories (Part 1 of 2)

The camera never lies. Except for this camera. This camera is different. # I found the camera in a junk/antiques store. I wasn’t even precisely in...
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You’re not who you say you are. You’re not what you pretend to be. And do you want me to tell you how I know? Because the camera never lies. Right?...


I heard about you on the news. I saw you. Flicker-flacker images of glamour and perfection; parades of it, two on two. The perfect celebrity couple...
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I didn’t plan for any of this. I certainly didn’t dream for it. I didn’t spend my childhood daydreams thinking that this future would be waiting for...

Faraway Places

She remembers the world. It seems as if it were a lifetime ago, and everything was so very different. There were traffic lights – there was traffic...


22 of my comments have received 21 Great Feedback votes

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Posted on Mon, 17 Aug 2015

Oh, wait: Plum! (from "thumP LUMps")  Nicely done :)

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