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The Short Form Advice for Short Story Writers

Writing Habits, Part 1.

If you don’t write about other people, really listen to how they talk, then all your characters will be versions of yourself, and you might as well go home.

Featuring Marie-Helene Bertino, Andrew Malan Milward, Jennifer Mills

Tips for Writing Very Short Fiction

While trivia implies an entire world, labored explanations suggest only the limits of an author’s imagination.

Featuring Tim Horvath, Michael Jeffrey Lee, Clare Wigfall, Manjushree Thapa, Rebecca Makkai, Jeffrey Rotter, Alan Heathcock, David Peak, Shane Jones, Andrew Malan Milward