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No. 3081

  
His Twister. By CpSingleton © 2016

It came across the gently dancing ears of wheat,

Feather light, yet

Boundless in energy.

He was caught in its wonder,

Like a leaf in a tiny cyclone,

Hoping that Kansas disappeared and he was left in magick’ grasp.

But Kansas didn’t disappear.

It continued to sit where men drew its name and

He stood feeling drowned by 

Emptiness.

He felt the sun and was sung to by unseen choirs of birds, but

The sun was ice and

The song was bitter remorse.

His Locasta, dressed in lingerie and crooking her finger, was

In her Oz and he, tired of today’s toil,

Felt her lack like an anchor.

Would someday sing their meeting?

Could he press his Sunday suit to wed?

Or like the many days spent 

Will they whisper in dreams?

Destined to dance on the decking of lost desire.

He closes his mind and sighs heavily.

‘Tomorrow is a new day,’ he mutters to the dry ground. ‘It may bring my twister.’

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About Chris42

I am a liar! A maker-uper of stories! If this was the 16 (c) I'd be burned as a witch. Fank goodness it is not, eh?! I have four children: two wonderful girls, a fantastic lad and Leeds United. I have no strict genre. I write children's poetry and stories, to edgy, stronger themes. Up until now I have stored them for my own and my family's viewing. Last year i thought bugger it and starred in several short films. One, Playground, which is on the BBC Film Network, used the monologue that I wrote for the audition. You should've seen the face of the receptionist, of the Manchester hotel, where the audition was being held, as I turned up dressed as the psychopath, Gordon. It got the desired effect! I then moved up to Cumbria and wrote and appeared in several live performances on stage. 2012. A local artist, Kayleigh Richardson, commissioned me to write a poem for her to paint a representation. I sent her, The Rise of the Robot Monkey Army. Kayleigh painted a fantastic piece that blew my mind! From that we are collaborating on the Jacob Bear series of stories. Oh and Two's Company is to published, along with seventeen other Sci Fi short stories as part of a collection. Not a bad start to the, so called, last year of the Earth. Now is the time to show the rest of you. I take my themes wherever i see them, whether in reality or dream-world. I hope you enjoy. If not tell me why. If so tell me why. Many thanks and be safe. So far I have published: Jacob Bear's first Christmas,https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B007GK872A (UK) http://www.amazon.com/dp/B007GK872A (USA) Jacob Bear Goes to School https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B007JD3OKY (UK) http://www.amazon.com/dp/B007JD3OKY (USA Jacob's First Words https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B007VZWPSC (UK) & http://www.amazon.com/dp/B007VZWPSC (USA) Space Here https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B007H96M90 (UK) &http://www.amazon.com/dp/B007H96M90#reader_B007H96M90 The Rise of the Sponge Cake Moon https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B007WWZ16M (UK) & http://www.amazon.com/dp/B007WWZ16M (USA) © Madstoffa, 2012. Unauthorized use and/or duplication of this material without express and written permission from this blog’s author and/or owner is strictly prohibited.

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4 thoughts on “No. 3081

  1. This is purty, Pa. Yer sur rit good fer a yank

    Posted by Tosha Michelle | April 21, 2016, 12:17 am

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