Steven Saus

I inject people with radioactivity for my day job, but only to serve the forces of good. I am an author, sociologist, educator, coder, and nuclear medicine technologist.

About Me

I have experience in qualitative and quantitative social research, education, creating written materials (both fiction and non-fiction), medical imaging (both X-ray and Nuclear Medicine), the military, web design, and some programming experience. I am also a frequent presenter and panelist at both literary and academic conventions, and have professionally formatted ebooks in both ePub and Kindle formats as well as print layout.

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Over twenty years experience in medical imaging in civilian and military environments.

Over twenty publication fiction and non-fiction writing credits and awards.

Experience in multiple computer languages in medical, military, and publishing contexts.

Facilitated formal and informal instruction in one-on-one, small group, and classroom settings.

Conducted social and behavioral research in multiple settings using qualitative and quantitative methods.

As Alliteration Ink, has published over a dozen books and online magazines since 2011.

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The racism of memes and bumper stickers

The racism of memes and bumper stickers

I used to have a bumper sticker like this one: I almost got run off the road while driving through Tennessee. I ran across this…
Only some heartbeats count.

Only some heartbeats count.

Well, that didn’t take long. Just a week after the election, the so-called “heartbeat” bill has passed the Ohio house and is headed for our…
There is no proof of faith. No matter what the GOP says.

There is no proof of faith. No matter what the GOP says.

Let’s take another look at the existential crisis at the heart of American conservatism. They want proof that what they believe is true. They cannot…
The fundamental existential crisis at the heart of American conservatism.

The fundamental existential crisis at the heart of American conservatism.

You probably are familiar with prosperity theology, though you might not know the term. Here’s the bland inoffensive definition: Prosperity theology views the Bible as…
It is nigh unto All-Hallow’s; write by our virtual campfire!

It is nigh unto All-Hallow’s; write by our virtual campfire!

WRITE WITH US WITH OUR FLASH CHALLENGE!  Poetry, flash fiction, memoir, anything that is inspired by the prompt. It’s free and easy to sign up…
Sometimes broke doesn’t mean what you think it does.

Sometimes broke doesn’t mean what you think it does.

Words don’t always mean the same thing. “I’m broke until the end of the month,” I said. She looked worried and started to root around…

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