I think the novel writing is impacting my ability to do micro-fiction. Fifty-five words seems nowhere near enough to tell any kind of story today. Maybe I’m just having a wordy thought day. Anyhow, here’s my contribution for G-Man.
“It’s not bad being a widow,” said Mildred.
“But she’s so young,” argued Helen.
“Well,” Katherine chimed in, “I wouldn’t mind it one bit.”
“You want to give up sex?” asked Helen.
“I never cared for it much anyhow,” Mildred said.
“Me either,” Katherine agreed.
“Well, you guys must be doing it wrong,” Helen remarked.