Monthly Archives: February 2011

Another Life

     “My son. Where is my son?”      “Shhh, Grandma.” I placed a damp cloth on her brow. “You’re feverish. You have a daughter, remember?”      “Where is my son? What happened to him?” She fidgeted beneath the blankets and … Continue reading

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Coming Soon To A Blog Near You

…my longest short story yet!  It’s juuust over 4,000 words, so I really should change the “What Is SAS Fiction” blurb that claims my word count ranges from 300 to 1800.  While I’m busy polishing off the rough edges (don’t worry; I’ll leave a … Continue reading

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Welcome to the Blogosphere

     Fellow Writers’ Group member Patti Jarrett has taken the plunge into blogging.       She joins other Writers’ Group members Suzicate, Merle Mills and moi in entertaining, informing, and randomly posting for the benefit of (we hope) millions of readers … Continue reading

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Cinquain Stories

     Fellow blogger and Writers Group member, Suzicate (aka The Water Witch’s Daughter) posted a story about learning cinquains from a favorite grade school teacher.  Now, I’d never learned about cinquains in school; the only short poem we were taught was a … Continue reading

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Finding Home

     I’m homeless.      Yesterday was my 29th birthday.  The other ER nurses presented a cake to me while gurneys whizzed past, carrying the latest victims of trauma.  I’ve learned over the years to compartmentalize my feelings and not allow the … Continue reading

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“The Reunion” by Janna T.

     Today’s story, “The Reunion,” was written by guest blogger Janna T. of Janna T Writes.  I am especially grateful to Janna for taking the time to write this story for Short Attention Span Fiction because – as a wife, mother, novelist, … Continue reading

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