"'Truth is strange," you know, "stranger than fiction' - besides being more to the point" - Edgar Allan Poe

January 01, 2005

Tips for Writing a Short Story

Tips for Writing a Short Story: "Novice writers are often given this advice on how to structure their short stories:

* Put a man up a tree
* Throw stones at him
* Get him down

When you come to think of it, it's good advice for any writer. "