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A Plea To Sanity In Exile

Come back, all is forgiven! Your design needs further amendments! ...
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EMail to A Reader, CC Anyone 2

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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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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Skulduggery Part 2

The day that changed my life forever started normally enough. A routine surveillance job watching for a ‘person of interest.’ ...
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The Kiss (edited)

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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The Actress

She's the professional in a community theatre in Tel Aviv but is her talent worth her behaviour? An Amusement ...
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Polly Purdo. (Faction)

(One of the hardest things for Polly was that she was about to be married - She was not allowed to ...
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Warmth

Everybody is a buddy no enemy around your world, peaceful and sound journey to discover this realize there’s nothing amiss ...
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Considering you

Your touch is light, a life-inspiring force and power keeping you awake forever for the truest light of all, enlightening ...
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Banshee

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November Shades.

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Dorcas

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Saturated Ground

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AMOS.MAPC.(OXON).A cat’s ta(i)le

I wrote this story some years ago.I recently used it as a memory aid for my dear late wife by ...
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I stood where Hitler stood.

This was indeed a disturbing place. (with pictures and music...) Originally published on October 22, 2004 in Non-Fiction ...
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The Red step and Thee

Intro: up to 50 words (delete this text and enter your own) The word thee means you in South Yorkshire ...
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Return to the Island

This is a follow on from my short story 'The Old Men'.  ...
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‘Lacrima et Musica’ (tears and music)

Are tears at weddings just a Mumsy thing? You should be able to hear the march I wrote for my ...
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The Colonel’s Trousers

A little more rambling from my disreputable past.  The picture was taken by our Flight Engineer.  I am in the ...
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Target

Ramblings from my time in the  RAF  ...
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Bottles, Bones, and Broken Roots

(Testing recovery from Draft) deep feelings only thrive on a firm foundation - recent, part faction, part fiction ...
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It’s a Dog’s Life

This is one of the first things I ever wrote, can't remember the inspiration (probably an ex), but I'm fond ...
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The Return of Mrs Brown

I once read an article about a woman who entered 100 competitions a week, and had accumulated 30,000 quid in ...
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Pissing in the Wind

just another rant...     Pissing in the Wind In that time when thoughts come and go, I dream of ...
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Hours Not To Reason Why

Are you an hour up, or an hour down sort of person? ...
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Memories of wartime England. (with pictures)

Originally published on May 6, 2005 in Non-Fiction It is now over seventy years since the end of the war ...
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Steak Pie

In which I muse about the link between Steak Pie and the longing for a golden past ...
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Dealers of Karma

the philosophical introduction of a poem. highly advisable that you do not expect excellent writing in English. it's "other" not ...
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the Needy Health Service

The recent announcement  that the logo of the NHS must be moved on all headed papers prompted me to write ...
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Hero Worship

Different generations, different wars, same tragedies ‘Beer Granddad?’ ‘You know I don’t drink Martin, why d'you offer  it me lad?’ ‘Because I'm ...
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Pages of words

My pages are full, full of words, noises, music, pouring forth like a torrent             Like a tornado, gush gush gush! Screaming, ...
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Watching The News

Intro: up to 50 words (delete this text and enter your own) ...
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Out Like Flynn

I keep trying not to listen, but it's more exciting than a James Bond novel ...
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“Et camera non mentior.”

I've had flu and all kindsa bad stuff this year - this is a performance piece - very much still ...
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Once Upon a Time

Inspired by an Italian fable. (A repost) ...
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At tale of the Hurdy Gurdy.

A few amusing lines, a sequel to a limerick written some time in the past.I hope Mike Verdi won't mind ...
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She Explained

A young autistic man runs on the pitch during a football match ...
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The Stalker

That which can be frightening in daylight can become utterly terrifying by night  ...
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Beaches

Two teenagers meet on a lonely beach in the South of France. It is a brief acquaintance but it changes ...
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Limericks.

Written in my very few spare moments. The last one especially for our fellow wordsmith in Berlin ...
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Imagination

" Imagination is when worlds collide and hide reality " ...
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Gold Dust, Issue 31 Out Now!

This is a full colour version of Gold Dust Issue 31 (summer 2017) offered for completely free download. Just follow ...
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Komixx captures Wattpad thriller rights

Komixx Entertainment Ltd has optioned the worldwide screen rights to “electrifying” YA thriller Captured by Kelly Anne Blount, featured on Wattpad. Kelly ...
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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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Voices from the Web 2016

UKAPress NEW Digital Titles

We've just launched several UKAPress titles as digital ebooks available from Amazon for your digital devices.  These titles are now available ...
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