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I have 7 stories published in 2 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 19445 times and 18 of my stories have been cherry picked.
6 of my 554 comments have been voted Great Feedback with a total of 6 votes

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We are so tired

Treading water. Clawing at the surface but unable to keep our heads above it. Reaching out toward distant land where grieving lovers wring their...
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You said Everybody told me to avoid you you're too unstable for me. I can turn myself inside out if that's what you want but I'll still be lost at...
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'I was married, twice. The first had twins; they died at birth.' He gave a last, loving push, with both thumbs slid his cigarette along his tongue,...

Gladys- Part Three

I shuddered as Gladys’ words hit home. I was too vulnerable to dismiss her perfect head-shot as pure chance. I felt naked in the presence of this...

Gladys- Part Two

She was leading me through an overgrown front garden, one of a row of post-war terraces I’d always thought abandoned. Some of the windows had boards...


6 of my comments have received 6 Great Feedback votes

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This really made me laugh!

Posted on Sun, 02 Nov 2014

This really made me laugh! Some of my favourite lines were:

'I could take out some of my frustrations on the display cupboards. Unfortunately to my horror, they now have soft close cupboards so you can't slam them.'

'the decision...

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Posted in Little Shop of Stationary

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I remember this story! I

Posted on Fri, 09 May 2014

I remember this story! I enjoyed it before but this has a lot more to it. And George seems to have a lot more attitude. I don't know whether you appreciate pedantry but I just noticed a couple of tiny things-

Problem was, he always picked...

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Posted in You Never Forget How to Ride a Bike

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Jeez that is horrendous.

Posted on Thu, 08 May 2014

Jeez that is horrendous. Amazing writing- totally chilling and terrifying. More than deserving of cherries

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Posted in Pitch Black

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Wow I am absolutely blown

Posted on Wed, 26 Aug 2009

Wow I am absolutely blown away by this. It's brilliantRead full comment

Posted in A view to the future

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hello Parson. I enjoyed

Posted on Wed, 18 Apr 2012

hello Parson. I enjoyed this. I enjoyed the debate, though I can imagine some readers may prefer a faster-paced narrative. For me, I like writing that makes me engage my brain a little, and philosophical debate is something I've always wanted to be...Read full comment

Posted in Abraham Jones - Pt 3