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Egos at the door

Egos At The Door. 


As you may or may have not gathered, I applied to the local governmental restart team to help me kick start a writing group, as a way of giving back to the community and to maybe lift folk who have or have had problems similar to the ones I’ve suffered.

After all they had done by offering me CBT to cope with my insomnia related depression, it seemed only right.

I should have documented it before, to be honest, as it’s now gone from a biweekly to a weekly in the space of a few sessions and, thanks to the facilitator general, Becky Pope, we may get our own exhibition space at next year’s world mental health week.

I will give you a brief outline of how it all came together -with the ups and downs- over the next few posts and then tell you each week what we are up to.

 

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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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9 thoughts on “Egos At The Door. 

  1. Good thing you’re doing. Can’t wait to hear about it!

    Posted by Sandra | October 22, 2016, 2:07 pm
  2. I did not know this; what a fantastic thing – but you know that already – document away!

    Posted by Trenton Babbage Enterprises | October 22, 2016, 6:55 pm
  3. Thanks for doing that! Most kind.

    Posted by cpsingleton42 | October 23, 2016, 1:26 pm

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