And now, the shortest story I’ve ever written

EMPTY NEST ~ A Tragedy in 50 Words

by Julie Jaret

She lies on the bed, braced for the obligatory bi-annual marital relations.  He joins her immediately — no need to lock the door anymore with both kids at college.  She gives and receives a chaste kiss, a fond smile.  Closing her eyes, she thinks about George Clooney.  So does he.

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About Julie Jaret

Julie Jaret is an American screenwriter with one feature film produced and some others on deck. Her alter-ego needed an outlet, so here we are. Julie lives in the southeast U.S. with her sexy and supportive husband, two funny and beautiful kids, and one big doofus of a dog. She enjoys living vicariously through her fictional characters, often to the point of distraction... (Luckily, her hubby and kids know not to expect dinner at a certain time. Or at all.)

Posted on May 9, 2014, in Uncategorized and tagged , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 1 Comment.

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