Christopher Corn

Christopher Corn and a Positive Spin

“I left my old life behind,” sang Chard Benning, who was sitting in Loud Garden, playing his guitar. “I shouldn’t have done it. I should have stayed but I took the hit.” Christopher Corn heard his friend singing. He knew it was July 20th, the first anniversary of Chard taking his own life on Earth. […]

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Alphabet Allie

“V” is for Valentine’s Day

“I must visit my friend, Victor,” thought Alphabet Allie to herself. “‘V’ is for visit.” Alphabet Allie knocked on Victor’s door. “Welcome to my villa,” said Victor, smiling. “‘V’ is for villa.” “I brought you a valuable gift,” said Alphabet Allie. “It is a violin. ‘V’ is for valuable and also for violin.” “I vow […]

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Dolly Cranberry

Meet Dolly Cranberry

Dolly Cranberry came to the garden on January 15, 2018. She was in the garden for less than two hours and she was already creating songs. My character “Dolly Cranberry” is my tribute to the late Dolores O’Riordan, lead singer of the band, “The Cranberries”. Dolores died on January 15, 2018. The purpose of me […]

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Dandelion C

Dandelion C. in the Garden

“That is strange,” said Farmer Fred, who was just getting off the phone. “What is strange?” asked Christopher Corn, who was taking a break from band practice. “That was the big man in the sky,” said Farmer Fred. “He has a new referral for the garden.” “What big man in the sky?” asked Christopher. “You […]

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Beatrice Bee

Beatrice Bee Hears Loud Garden

Beatrice Bee was flying around Storyland one summer afternoon. She flew over a barn and that is when she heard the sweetest sounding music that she had ever heard in her whole life. “I don’t know who is playing that music,” said Beatrice to herself. “But, I just have to find out who that is.” […]

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Christopher Corn

Christopher Corn and Stir Fry

“Come on,” sang Christopher Corn. “Let’s sing our hearts out, dance all night and do not pout.” Christopher started dancing across the stage. Cameron Cauliflower saw him. He laughed and then he joined in. “You are in a good mood,” laughed Cameron. “What is going on?” Christopher started jumping up and down on the stage. […]

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Chard Benning

Christopher Corn and Chard Benning

“Christopher!” exclaimed Mrs. Tomato, right after Christopher Corn’s surprise birthday party. “There is someone at the garden gates.” “Oh my!” exclaimed Christopher. “It is Chester Bennington. I wonder why he is here.” Christopher walked over to Chester and gave him a big hug. “It is so nice to see you,” said Chester. “Yes, it is […]

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Christopher Corn

Christopher Corn’s Birthday Bash

“I heard Christopher tell Farmer Fred that it is his birthday today,” said Mrs. Tomato. “You know,” said Olive Onion. “Christopher has done so much for all of us. We should give him a surprise birthday bash.” “Yes,” agreed Cameron Cauliflower, who started dancing. “I think that is the best idea we have ever had.” […]

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Christopher Corn

Christopher Corn and Fresh Veggie Salad

“Let’s do the first verse again,” said Christopher Corn. “Calvin, we need more out of those drums. How about a drum solo right after the first verse?” “That sounds perfect to me,” said Calvin Carrot. “Okay,” said Christopher. “Cameron, I want you to continue dancing through the drum solo. While you are dancing, I want […]

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Christopher Corn

Christopher Corn and Cornbread

“What are you eating?” asked Christopher Corn. “That smells so good.” “I really don’t think you would want any,” said Farmer Fred. “But why not?” asked Christopher. “It is made out of corn,” said Farmer Fred. “It is cornbread.” “Oh dear,” said Christopher. “I definitely don’t want any. I can’t believe how good corn smells […]

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Christopher Corn in the Cornfield

“How come nobody has fixed the wires on the stage yet?” asked Christopher Corn, angrily, during a recent practice session. “It was raining and we have live wires everywhere. I can see someone tripping on them and that someone will probably be me.” “I will fix them,” said Oliver Onion. “I don’t have anything better […]

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