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No. 3240

White On Red. By CpSingleton © 2016

I may be a White Tyke 

If you cut me in two 

But they’re alreet here

To this old boy new.

The cuisine’s not haute,

Fly pie’s a huge NOT,

But one can’t snub

A steaming Hot Pot.

I can scoff one as I watch 

Some of yer compelling TV.

Although I can’t say that

That Corrie will ever be for me.

You’ve had many good bands

From Oasis to’t Smiths

Proper Rock sounds 

With great guitar riffs.

You’re not bad at sport,

With red teams I can’t say.

I even burnt my feet on 

The Turf the other day.
Now, 
I know we’ve had-a few scraps

Down the medieval days, but

Without our fisticuffs 

The RSC wouldn’t have plays!

So, you may have needed 

A Welshman to cheer, but 

At least you don’t serve

Soft southern beer.

You serve the proper stuff

Along canal banks and streams

Where lovers hold hands and

Talk about dreams.

You have green rising hills

And history to teach

You even have towers 

That look onto soft beach.

Your cheese might be crumbly

And should never be allowed 

But, when all’s said and done 

You lot should be proud!

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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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