Dachshund

Prompted by a Local Dog

Lee David Tyrrell
3 min readMay 11, 2023

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Mabel, the pup in question!

A small brown blob, on four short legs, ambles towards its prey in the grass.

A proud snouted hunter, her wet nose aimed steadily.

This hero pup, an inspiration to dog-kind, has her eye upon intruders in the garden; little toads and bugs.

How dare they breach her territory like this, and threaten the foundations of her home; an…

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Lee David Tyrrell

Fiction writer, mostly attracted to sci-fi and strange, experimental tangents. I’ve also worked as a music journalist for Clash, eGigs, eFestivals & C64 Audio.