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The Blinkin' Box

New flash soundscape. The Blinkin’ Box

Story Fragments: I have created a new flash soundscape using the flash fiction, The Blinkin' Box. It tells the sad but poetic tale of an old man holed up in a pillar box the day progress comes knocking at his refuge.  The Blinkin’ Box [460 words, June 4, 2014/Nov. 14 2017]
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New header art

New header art

Secret Paths: The header artwork of a number of Secret Paths' sites has been changed and simplified navigation has been added. The photo for Story Fragments was taken at Bow Cemetry during research for my new book, Stories People Tell. A major scene takes places in and near the cemetery, a
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Three new flash soundscapes

Three new flash soundscapes

Story Fragments: I have published the first three flash soundscapes based on my short stories. I was inspired in doing so by the work of Dirk Maggs who, amongst many other productions, directed and was the sound master of Neil Gaiman's Neverwhere and Douglas Adam's Hitch Hiker's Guide to the
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The Secret Paths Constellation

The Secret Paths Constellation

Secret Paths: This site is a news source and the gateway to a constellation of other sites presenting the writings and artwork of Alan McCluskey (see photo). There are currently six sites: Author's Notes  ... about Alan McCluskey's novels and writing in general Story Fragments ... flash fiction and flash soundscapes