Shorts and short-shorts…Writing Contests

The act of writing is an act of optimism. You would not take the trouble to do it if you felt it didn’t matter.Edward Albee If you read my blog regularly you know I love short stories. Reading them and writing them. So when I found this site, an independent publisher that promotes and appreciates… Continue reading Shorts and short-shorts…Writing Contests

Glint of Light on Broken Glass

Don’t tell me the moon is shining; show me the glint of light on broken glass. ~Anton Chekhov Another quote on “show don’t tell” this one by Anton Chekhov, one of the great masters of the modern short story. If you are a short story writer and haven’t read his work, it might be time… Continue reading Glint of Light on Broken Glass