Below you will find a list of all of my stories currently online.  Please pay attention to the ratings and warning codes beneath each story and do not read them unless you are sure the story is appropriate for you.  Please note that stories listed as in-progress (I/P) or coming soon (C/S) are given temporary warning codes that may change at any time as chapters are added.

 

 

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Hiding part of what makes you who you are may sometimes seem necessary. And sometimes you may hide part of yourself so well that you don't even realise that it exists. Danny Murphy seems to be living a charmed life, but he has a secret; a secret that is so well hidden that he's not fully aware of himself. However, if he is hiding part of his real life, not just from others but also from himself, he is not living a full life.

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Word Count: 22,185

Published: 28 Jul 2010

 

 

Jamie's early life is dominated by the presence of his drunken and physically abusive father. But if he finally manages to break away, will things really get any better?

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Word Count: 12,797

Published: 01 Dec 2008

 

 

A semi-biographical piece, loosely based on experiences from my university days. Some parts of this story actually happened, others include a lot of 'poetic licence', and the rest is pure fiction.

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Word Count: 1,256

Published: 01 Dec 2008

 

Jamie is in hospital recovering from a road accident, and facing a life back on the street when he is finally released. Mike is a garda who witnessed the accident that led to Jamie being hospitalised. When Mike offers Jamie a place to stay when he leaves hospital, Jamie worries that Mike will change his mind if he finds out about his past.

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Word Count: 2,269

Published: 01 Dec 2008

 

 

A short piece exploring the hassle of trying to maintain a webpage for online writing.

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Word Count: 1,495

Published: 01 Dec 2008

 

 

Some short pieces that that may be included in my novel Jamie's Story.

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Word Count: 8,367

Published: 28 Sep 2012

 

 

Whilst climbing a mountain the narrator has an epiphany.

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Word Count: 3,441

Published: 01 Dec 2008

 

 

Simon flees to the mountains after after telling his best friend how he really feels about him. But what is his friend going to do about the news?

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Word Count: 3,031

Published: 24 Dec 2010

 

Fighting for life is undoubtedly the hardest battle we will ever have save one - fighting for another's life...

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Word Count: 198

Published: 01 Dec 2008

 

 

The narrator stands on a cliff-top at night and remembers the day of a terrible accident

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Word Count: 300

Published: 16 Jan 2009

 

 

 

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