Sam Gridley

Sam Gridley's fiction and satire have appeared in more than two dozen magazines and anthologies, both in print and online.  A founding member of the Working Writers Group in Philadelphia, he has received two fellowships from the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts, a Wallace Stegner Fellowship from Stanford University, and several honors from magazines.  Two of his books can be downloaded for free at  "Lightheaded" is the opening story of The Shame of What We Are, a recently completed work that he calls "a novel in pieces."