Swerve and Vanish
Literature, culture, and ephemera by a fiction writer and recovering academic. Features Borrowed Fire, a (more or less) weekly series of writing lessons based on classic literature.
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I do not know how to write short stories
... in case you were wondering. I have published stories, but that doesn't mean I know what I'm doing.* In fact, each time I start one, I have less of an idea of what is supposed to happen. There's supposed to be an arc, I gather. You're supposed to creat...19 weeks ago
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