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Diary of a short-armed man.

The Diary of A Short-Armed Man. By CpSingleton © 2016 (day 2)


January 2nd.

Evening, Mol. Hope you are finding your feet up there.

I miss you terribly. Especially as you always know where socks go to hide and I’m having to mix and match.

Didn’t sleep very well last night. Kept thinking off you and that first holiday we enjoyed in Scarborough. 

You remember? It threw it down with rain. We were the only people on the beach. You seemed so happy running up and down that empty beach. 

Still not heard from Kevin. I think he only rang because you were here. If he thinks I’m going to go chasing him he’s got another thing coming. You know me, Mol?

This little house feels so big without you here. The sound of the telly echoes dreadfully.

I had finny haddock for tea. With garden peas. Just the way you used to make it. Though not as nice.

There was something missing.

Goodnight, old girl.

Let’s see if I can sleep tonight. I do feel tired and my ears hiss. So, you never know, eh?

Love always, your Bill. 

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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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2 thoughts on “The Diary of A Short-Armed Man. By CpSingleton © 2016 (day 2)

  1. Beautiful! and what a wonderful picture!

    Posted by Angela | July 9, 2016, 3:08 pm

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