Stephen Hayes, best known as the Chubby Chatterbox, is a renowned Northwest humorist specializing in observations about growing up in the Fifties, Sixties and beyond. The Chubby Chatterbox is an unabashedly sentimental journey seen through the eyes of an artist, traveler and world-class screw-up.



A Milestone and an Announcement

January 05, 2018
  Although many of you post every day and have long since achieved this milestone, I’m proud to announce my thousandth post here at Chubby Chatterbox. In 2011 my son CJ encouraged me to create a blog to create an audience for my writing, which I seem to be doing less and less these days.             Over the years I’ve met many great people online and I treasure the friendships I’ve made. I’ve been uplifted by the powerful and often humorous sentiments of my fellow bloggers and I’ve felt warmly embraced. Many of you have commented enthusiastically when I’ve shared stories of my childhood, our travels and my passion for art, while others provid ...

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Stephen Hayes
(a.k.a. Chubby Chatterbox)
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Stephen Haynes