Author Archives: Sue

The Visit

Couldn’t resist trying this challenge again.   Answer the question – Have all your clocks stopped? in 42 words exactly I sensed a change in the air, a tranquility. “Hello Susan.” The rocking chair stirred. “Bob is that you?” After forty … Continue reading

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For the Points for Blogophilia 9.7

      Charles Babbage a mathematician and the founder of the modern computer.  lived during the golden age of music and considered telegraph machines to quickly convey information. Well, looky here. He never envisioned computers in every home and … Continue reading

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The Rescue for Blogophilia 8.7

  Me and Steve were just hanging around. No school for us, both kicked out. The bridge was old, crumbling and rusted. What little of it survived the conflagration two years ago so I placed my feet on what solid … Continue reading

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Togetherness

this seems to be addictive – am doing it again Hope it’s not too “off the wall”     Answer the question – Do you see her much? in 42 words exactly  Hand in hand she is always by my side. … Continue reading

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Splishing ‘n’ Splashing

I had so much fun last time with this group – am doing it again And maybe got the badge right this week?     Answer the question – Who dunnit? in 42 words exactly  Crash! Mother rushes from the kitchen … Continue reading

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Gargleblaster for blogophilia Week 7.7

    As some of you may know I love to write flash fiction. Flash fiction is a style of fictional literature or fiction of extreme brevity. There is no widely accepted definition of the length of the category. Some … Continue reading

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Disappointed

I assumed a plethora of people would comment when I posted a give-away for my book, The Bench, poetry and very short fiction. One person responded. I find it hard to believe that no one was interested in signing up … Continue reading

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Ambulance for Blogophilia 6.7

  On the other side of my eyelids buzzed the yellow glow of emergency lights, but it was not yet time to wake up and have to face the doctors’ questions. A couple of kids hiking found me after I … Continue reading

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Excitement

flash fiction! I couldn’t resist but I can’t figure out how to get the badge in here.       Anyway   Answer the question – What’s so amazing that keeps us stargazing? in 42 words exactly   Mostly we … Continue reading

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The Meeting for Blogophilia 5.7

“There’s one story I only tell when I’m drunk.” The vampire looked around the church basement at the rest of the group’s members, “but now that I’ve decided to join  Gluttony Anonymous,  I guess the story will never be told.” He … Continue reading

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