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Mark Gillespie

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  • Gender: Male
  • Genre(s): Comedy, Drama, Horror, Short story, Fiction narrative
  • Publisher: KDP
  • Favorite writer: At the moment - Chuck Palahniuk
  • Favorite book: The Count of Monte Cristo
  • Favorite bookstore: Waterstones, Sauchiehall St, Glasgow.
  • Website:
'“We aren't particularly talented. We try harder!” ― Joe Strummer'
Career Summary

Mark Gillespie hails from Glasgow, Scotland. For ten years, he worked as a musician throughout the UK and Ireland, playing bass and having a damn good time.
Now he writes mainly dark fiction, black comedies, anything that can be associated with the opposite of white, light, and fluffy. His non-fiction articles on mixed martial arts appear in magazines and websites such as Fighters Only, UFC 360, and Muscle and Fitness. His other non-fiction features on films and popular culture are also out there somewhere!

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Snowballs from Mars Genre: Comedy, Humor, Short story, Fiction narrative "'I was turning the corner that led from the ‘Y’s to ‘Z’s and was about to breeze right in there when I saw something ..."

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Fragment of Snowballs from Mars Genre: Comedy, Humor, Short story, Fiction narrative "For the last five days, I had allowed myself to slip back into the role of hero. It was the same one that I had lost ..."

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Bolas de nieve desde Marte Genre: Comedy, Humor, Short story, Fiction narrative "Estaba doblando la esquina que lleva desde la “Y” hasta la “Z” y justo cuando estaba a punto de entrar allí despreocu..."

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The Architect Genre: Drama, Short story, Fiction narrative "To his parents, Wilmot Brown had always tried to convey the image of being at least a mildly successful actor.  His m..."

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