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“Hello, I’m Carmel Bird and this is a true story about my dog. It’s a tale of mystery, money and the supernatural. (more…)

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“Hi, I’m Louise D’Arcy reading from my short story ‘Lilith Gets a Dog’.
Lilith, Alec and Marcy’s mother and Gerald’s wife, was standing on the front path surveying the lawn.  She was thinking that if she were to step down off the path, lie down carefully in the flowerbed in front of the roses with her nose at ground level, every blade of grass would match perfectly in height with its neighbour, every shoot be equidistant.  It occurred to Lilith that Gerald’s lawn was not so much a lawn as an exhibit.  She sighed.  To her ears the sigh was practised but no less deeply heart felt. She was fifty. (more…)

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