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I have 49 stories published in 4 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 52074 times and 22 of my stories have been cherry picked.
7 of my 155 comments have been voted Great Feedback with a total of 8 votes

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Paul Hawthorne

I am 62 Years old and have been married to Theresa, the Sweetness for 42 wonderful years. We have two married daughters and have been blessed with four grandchildren. I have two books published on Kindle direct publishing: Weefatfella's Wondrous Weavings and Mair ae Weefatfella's Weavings.

I make a wee shilling from the book sales but I still roll my old black cab out of a morning to ply my trade on the ranks in Livingston West Lothian.

My stories

The Baobab Tree (6)

Opiates and Imaginings.

The Baobab Tree (5)

Reflections on the water.

Dwight D Eisenhower's Secret.

Eisenhower is stumped. The German's have broken his radio codes and the Normandy landings are a logistical nightmare. What did he do? Below lies the unbelievable answer.

The Baobab Tree (4 )

Love in the moonlight.

The Baobab Tree (3)

Busisiwe feels betrayed.


7 of my comments have received 8 Great Feedback votes

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Hi Michael,

Posted on Sun, 09 Jul 2017

A well constructed and interesting read.

The writing here is excellent.. I've picked out one analogy but there are many this for me is really well done;(But I proceeded. I opened the door and that gorgeous, angelic sunlight which had shone...

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Posted in Fairytales of New York: St. Peter of Brooklyn (or The Trembling Leaves that were my Father's Fists) Part III

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Hi, The Other Terrence Oblong

Posted on Sat, 08 Jul 2017

I'm sure Quinn would have kept his job; he would just have had to take it to the computer, it would have been afraid of the mouse. 

Smile on my old face all the way through.


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Posted in Quinn and the elephant

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Awright paborama?

Posted on Wed, 05 Jul 2017

Aye! Poirtolabello, the Napoli o the north.

A hope yir wee taste ae gullshit husnae pit yie aff yir Italiano gelato.

A find a wee wander intae exotic tastes can gie yie an appreciation ae the finer things in life.


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Posted in Come on Tae!

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Posted on Mon, 21 Mar 2016

A very immersive, and stunning tale. I enjoyed the whole piece. The dialogue mixed with the movement in the piece works very well; 

(“You could make an effort,” Jeanie said, fastening the belt of her mauve coat. “I mean, if you had a job...

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Posted in Three cold kisses

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Hi Rhiannonw!

Posted on Thu, 10 Mar 2016

The word play is excellent. Not only does the rhythm catch you. the hook at the end does as well.

There yie are.


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Posted in Ensnared

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Hi Terry.

Posted on Tue, 23 Feb 2016

You paint a very vivid picture. The Cathedral, cold and dark. ( shadows shivered
through the panes) The girl lying by the font, the purifying holy water,no help at all.

Unless of course she has been reunited with her lost love....

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Posted in In An Old Cathedral

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So much revealed here. It's

Posted on Fri, 18 Sep 2015

So much revealed here. It's like breaking the code of the masons. 'In A nice way'

The inheritance of womanness.... in the following stanza says so much.

Young girls wondering how theirs will be ... if at all.,


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