Simon Barget

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I have 256 stories published in 0 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 68520 times and 161 of my stories have been cherry picked.
12 of my 244 comments have been voted Great Feedback with a total of 12 votes

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My stories

My Other Half

Half my body is clean and pristine, the rest is pretty much gunk. The left side is the good bit but it wouldn’t matter which side was which; it could...
Cherry

Diane

I once knew a girl called Diane. I knew her but I wasn’t infatuated like some of the others. She was intriguing. Some people were loopy about Diane,...
Gold cherry

My grandmother

My grandmother liked to break up the monotony of a normal dull moment with a chastening call-to-arms for a ‘nice kippah tie’, an exhortation that...
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Cherry

After the ball

Devastation. We walked with our heads bowed in case they were watching. We didn’t want to say it, didn’t want to make song or dance. We couldn’t...
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The Light (III)

In the coolness of showers the light is less pressing, the leaves not just leaves, the green far more than just green. In the light, the green is a...

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12 of my comments have received 12 Great Feedback votes

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I understand that people want

Posted on Wed, 30 Jun 2021

I understand that people want to know if it really happened. Thankfully no. But honestly, I don't think that it matters one way or the other. I don't mean to sound harsh. The sentiment is real. 
 

Thank you for reading Paul. 

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Posted in Mum

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Lovely piece. Sweet steady

Posted on Thu, 14 Jan 2021

Lovely piece. Sweet steady and beguiling. 

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Posted in The Haunted Fort of Bhangarh

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I was in arambol and Varanasi

Posted on Thu, 14 Jan 2021

I was in arambol and Varanasi too Geoffrey

2004-5

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Posted in The Haunted Fort of Bhangarh

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I enjoyed this alot. How

Posted on Fri, 22 Mar 2013

I enjoyed this alot. How about annoying people who point out insignificant typos on other people's work 7 years later ? :)

Julie Burchill with a 'U'

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Posted in Grumpy Old Man

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Fixed!

Posted on Thu, 03 Sep 2020

Fixed!

And now I know you really do actually read these things.smiley

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Posted in My life as an actor, part one

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Very sweet and I can relate. 

Posted on Sun, 07 Jun 2020

Very sweet and I can relate. 

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Posted in Iriecat

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Cherries are back in season!

Posted on Fri, 14 Feb 2020

Cherries are back in season! Hurrah!

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Posted in From Jester To King XLI

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You’re a sweetie, darling!

Posted on Thu, 23 Jan 2020

You’re a sweetie, darling!

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Posted in From Jester To King XXII

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Perusing? Surveying perhaps?

Posted on Thu, 31 Mar 2016

Perusing? Surveying perhaps? I'm not sure but that verb is important especially because the rest of the line is  so accurate  

 

very nicely evoked

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Posted in Musing

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I like this alot. Lots of

Posted on Tue, 31 May 2011

I like this alot. Lots of very good writing here, though sometimes a bit overblown in places.Read full comment

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