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I have 7 stories published in 0 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 4225 times and 11 of my stories have been cherry picked.
15 of my 75 comments have been voted Great Feedback with a total of 15 votes

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Ross Lowe

Originally from Derbyshire, now living in Berlin. 
Brand new to ABCTales, but have been writing for a bit.
Hoping that somebody, somewhere, enjoys my stuff! 

My stories

You're Doing Great

From the moment my wife’s waters broke, I knew I had some serious shit to sort out. It was Wednesday morning and I’d just come home from walking the...
Cherry

Step Forward, Harry Salt - Part III

Sorry for not sharing anything lately: been snowed under with work and baby prep! Here's the last part of Harry Salt I'll be sharing for a while... 3...
Gold cherry

Step Forward, Harry Salt: Part II

Office Harry’s bottom was starting to itch. His plaid trousers were still somewhat sodden, and he couldn’t be sure whether steam was rising from his...
Gold cherry

There Are No Words

Christ. I’d got it. After all these years, after everyone’s efforts. Where others had failed, I’d got it. Cracked it. Nailed it. The answer. The...
Cherry

Step Forward, Harry Salt – Part 1

Here's a little section from the opening of my novel, Step Forward, Harry Salt. The first section, 'Garden', I read at the ABCTales live virtual...
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15 of my comments have received 15 Great Feedback votes

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A really smashing poem. I'm

Posted on Fri, 02 Apr 2021

A really smashing poem. I'm with Paul in that I often mix up weeds and flowers. My Mum will attest to that after enduring a number of partially ruined flower beds, before she told me I should probably turn my hand to something else. But there is...

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Posted in Oxalis stricta

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 This is a great poem, Paul.

Posted on Tue, 16 Mar 2021

 This is a great poem, Paul. Really lifting, mystical, and capturing the spirit of this time of year. A lovely escape from the troubles of current times: better days are on the way! Loved it. Well done.

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Posted in Vernal Equinox

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This is a beauty. Great work

Posted on Wed, 10 Mar 2021

This is a beauty. Great work – a fantastic voyage if ever there was one!

Congratulations on the big 5-0 too. ...

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Posted in Black Holes and Revelations

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Birch trees are pretty

Posted on Fri, 05 Mar 2021

Birch trees are pretty incredible things, and your poem beautifully captures that. The first to renew, the earliest to leaf... loved it. Thank you for sharing. 

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Posted in Birch Tree

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What a beautifully sad and

Posted on Mon, 01 Mar 2021

What a beautifully sad and poignant piece. I hope the little lad is okay. 

Thank you for sharing this.

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Posted in Hand Washing, Glasgow Central

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Only just caught up!

Posted on Wed, 24 Feb 2021

I'm sorry both – I've only just caught up on your conversation! Di is absolutely right, the books are wonderful and congrats on picking up Assassin's Apprentice. It starts a little slowly and then all of a sudden you're gripped. You have a...

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Posted in The Hive

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A wonderful poem alive with

Posted on Wed, 24 Feb 2021

A wonderful poem alive with promise. Spring's fronds have been pushing through here this week and it feels so, so good to know that change and better days lie ahead. Your poem crackles with that. Really lovely and congratulations on your poem of...

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Posted in Getting Ready

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Smashing poem, this one. Well

Posted on Wed, 24 Feb 2021

Smashing poem, this one. Well done.
Have you ever read any of the books by Robin Hobb? The final books of her series about Fitz feature a wonderful character called Bee, and the artwork for the book covers, by Jackie Morris, feature a...

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Posted in The Hive

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Great stuff, Sean. Some

Posted on Fri, 19 Feb 2021

Great stuff, Sean. Some people will no doubt say "whatever grabs you", but it's more about what you grab when the muse, agricultural or otherwise, hits. Glad you grabbed your pen, glad the Oul Lad grabbed something else and glad you shared this....

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Posted in There You Are

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Thank you Drew. When you're

Posted on Tue, 16 Feb 2021

Thank you Drew. When you're next out this way, do let me know. It would be great to meet and share a beer or two.

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Posted in Boxi Market

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