Christian Cook was the winner of the Ruth Rendell Short Story Competition and became writer in residence to the award-winning charity, Interact Reading Service, who use actors to read in hospitals and stroke clubs to aid stroke recovery.
His short story, ‘Last Supper,’ was a finalist at the Morley Literature Festival and he has work in several anthologies, including the 2011 Momaya Review and the International Rubery Book Award Anthology 2012.
When not writing, Christian is a freelance designer and photographer. He currently lives in Somerset, England.
In the 1980s, the Care Bears brought love and sharing to millions of youg children. Now in their 30s, many of them have lost all their money on gambling and are forced to live rough. This recently discovered home video by Tenderheart Bear shows what a sorry state many of them are now in.