Shackleton

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I have 44 stories published in 10 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 34164 times and 22 of my stories have been cherry picked.
18 of my 200 comments have been voted Great Feedback with a total of 18 votes

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Michael James Treacy

 

My stories

Cherry

Bigger Than Your God

“Do that again and I’ll thump you.” “Try it… I’ll punch you.” “Well, I’ll hit you with a stick.” “My stick’s bigger than your stick.” “My brother...
Cherry

She Loved Me Not

Sally drank a full bottle of whisky Which made her feel fruity and frisky She said she had time If I had the rhyme But the glint in her eye was too...

About It All Again

I was thinking back to December 1973... a village called Oberjoch (over the hill) in the Bavarian Alps. Six foot of snow! I was learning to ski with...
Cherry

Perhaps

Perhaps when a youth, if I’d settled in France, with a mademoiselle an occasion to dance. On a hot August night, je t’aime, je t’adore and ooh la lah...

Her Beautiful Smile

Abandoned by a mind-set that demands healthy sons. Loneliness beyond comprehension. Profoundly disabled: physically, mentally, deaf, blind...

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18 of my comments have received 18 Great Feedback votes

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We must listen to them. The

Posted on Sun, 28 Jan 2018

We must listen to them. The answer to everything can be found in their words.

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Posted in Giants

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You took me to another plane.

Posted on Tue, 16 Jan 2018

You took me to another plane. Soft, sad and wonderful.

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Posted in Queen Cordelia's Lament.

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Ah yes.

Posted on Tue, 16 Jan 2018

Ah yes.

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Posted in -Keyhole

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Enthralling! You had me from

Posted on Wed, 15 Sep 2004

Enthralling! You had me from start to finish. In an ideal world, a day that starts with marmalade should end with chateau le touron monbazillac.

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Posted in After the marmalade

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If we didn't have winter, how

Posted on Thu, 04 Jan 2018

If we didn't have winter, how could we appreciate spring? Good poem.

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Posted in January

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