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The Baobab Tree (6)

Opiates and imaginings Busisiwe stood with her back to a fever tree and was idly imagining what old Khanyisile would ...
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Channel(ing) 5

caution: incoherent reading material from absolutely fictitious channeling, what? you should ask yourself, what am I doing here reading this stuff ...
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A Plea To Sanity In Exile

Come back, all is forgiven! Your design needs further amendments! ...
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Planet of the Bed Bugs

Intro: What if insects that feed on humans couldn't be killed? Egg     “Screw you, Epstein!” Sidney Kitay, M.P.H., yelled ...
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The Kiss

He was young, inexperienced and he wanted to be urbane like his Dad and then, this girl teaches him how ...
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Scarlett in Paris

She's a small town girl who saves up for a holiday in Paris on her 35th birthday. Romance has passed ...
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Too Late, Now, Too Late.

Just a tanka format ...
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Then you could come back to me

Clarity, are you with me? I am seeking the roof speaking from the ground in my hat and my feet ...
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The lightness of light and the light of lightness

The soft touch of ideal creativity must be as light as light itself and hardly even touching, never pressing, beating ...
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Le Pont Des Arts

Just a tanka format ...
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Royston Heath.

I first published this piece in 2016,(See UK archives).This is an edited version with the last verse added.This is now ...
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Circles

The ring of truth ...
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Non-Fiction [ more >> ]

A Girl Who Gets Around

We have a new member (Francescarights) who like me writes song lyrics. I'll show you mine if you'll show me ...
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A Wolf In Sheeps Clothing

Inspired to write this after watching a programme on serial killers on the T.V. All of them appeared "normal" but ...
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The long Trek, (Part two)

After the initial diagnosis following the endoscopy I was sent back to my GP with a letter. The following morning ...
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I’m Not Bitter

I wrote this after a break up with a girlfriend some years ago. Reading it again makes me realise how ...
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The long trek.(Part one)

I was prompted in some way by Mike Verdy's cancer diary to write about my long journey about a different ...
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Dark Clouds Return

Cancer Diaries - The Last Entry Dark clouds return, stealing the sun from my sky, bringing with them the winter ...
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Stranded In Crewe

That hot spell wasn't here long but it was a scorcher. Not a sun lover myself but many people are ...
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The Genesis of Universal Madness

When primitive Man left the way, the light, and the truth, and invented religion to help mitigate the fear of ...
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A Whole New World

More of my early travels (for those who are interested) ...
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UKAuthors Articles [ more >> ]

World’s Best Story (Novel) Competition

World's Best Story contest is open and they are taking submissions. Submit your story for a chance to win a ...
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Voices from the Web 2016

Voices from the Web Anthology 2016 Kindle Edition NOW AVAILABLE!

Voices from the Web Anthology 2016 Kindle Edition NOW AVAILABLE! These stories and poems have been selected by members of ...
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Help CrowdFund UKA’s Development

We want to fund a better UKAuthors! UKA has been online for 16 years and now we want to move ...
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Thusly by Andrea Lowne

Ms Lowne's second collection of poetry is as unconventional as the first. No sestinas, haiku or sonnets here, but a ...
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