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The Diary of the Short-Armed Man. (Day 28) by CpSingleton © 2016


Wednesday 28th January
Evening, my lovely Mol,
Why can’t you just answer me?!

I need you more than ever.

I’m sorry, but this is just frustrating me today.

I think it’s partly to do with the fact that as I was putting my cup in the cupboard I stupidly knocked yours out. It didn’t smash, but it did chip and it upset me no end.

I know it’s just a cup, but it’s your cup. Your cup that you drank out of as we watched Countdown and Emmerdale. Your cup that you held and drank from and it broke my stupid heart to see even a chip in it.

To make it worse, our June arrived just after and saw that my eyes were red and swollen. Because it’s damned winter I could hardly say that it was the hay fever causing it., could I?

She tried at first to see why I was upset, but then marched into her old people’s home speech.

I don’t need a home. I don’t know how many bloody times I have to say it. This is my home.

The home I shared the many years with you and they will have to carry me out first!

I’m going to go, because I don’t want to rant at you, my love.

I’m sorry for cursing.

Please find the time to visit.
Yours always,

Bill xxxxxxxxx

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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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