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"Please have a read of my second short story, A black lily rose. Set amongst the backdrop of 1916"
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"Thanks James, this was my 3rd or fourth attempt at a short and I'm glad it paid off."
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"Thank you Rose, I'm glad you enjoyed it! I hope to work on another short soon!"
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"A wonderful tale, Edmund, honed to provide a story of 'the auld country' which held me transfixed until the last word was read. More please?"
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A Black Lily Rose

Posted on March 11, 2015 at 11:00am 1 Comment

“The song is ended (but the melody lingers on.)” – Irving Berlin

    

It was spring; although the season did not represent itself well, a hard chill dusted the evening air as I ascended the steps to a large Huguenot doorway. My appointment was for seven o’clock, but my watch read sixteen minutes past, I snorted under my breath frustrated at my…

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For the Grace of Gaelic

Posted on July 19, 2013 at 3:30am 6 Comments

 

Still sitting there now in The Gather Inn at well past the hour and with a flight to catch in the early morning, Padraig began to wonder when the old man’s rant would come to its conclusion. All the old stories from days long gone and friends resting in the soil.

“And I’ll tell ye this and I’ll tell you no more, your mother is a saint, looking after our family the way she did. Looking after me all these years and I her father for jaysus sake.”

 The old…

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At 9:31am on July 18, 2013, Eamon Loingsigh said…

Welcome Edmund, to the New Wild Geese. Great stuff on here to research. 

Eamon

At 12:36pm on July 18, 2013, Bit Devine said…
"Céad míle fáilte, Edmund ... looking forward to getting to know your Irish story"
At 12:15am on July 22, 2013, Rose Maurer said…

Hi Edmund, I am delighted to accept your invitation. May your writing inspirations flow!

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