This year's Write Path is dedicated to the memory of wonderful author Tommy Donbavand who sadly died this year. He donated story starters for the project every year and was the funniest, kindest man you could ever wish to meet. We are honouring his memory by including one of his starters each day.
Cameron was playing on his computer when the letterbox rattled. Mum and Dad had taken Kelly out to buy new school shoes. He was in the house alone.
“Funny,” he said to himself. “There isn’t usually any post on a Sunday.”
Setting his laptop aside, he padded downstairs in his socks to retrieve the lone, brown envelope on the mat. There was no name on it, no address - in fact, nothing at all to identify who the letter was for, or where it had come from.
He ripped open the flap, and found a single CD inside. On the disc, scrawled in black marker pen, were the words: 'Play me to learn the truth!’
Taking a deep breath, Cameron headed back upstairs…