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Writing Flash Fiction with Katey Schultz

Why Writing Flash Fiction Can Help You Write a Better Book

<b>Please welcome Booktrope author and speaker Daryl Rothman. Daryl has a great post on flash fiction, a really neat form of writing. Without further</b> …

Creative Writing

12 Super Short Stories You Can Read In A Flash

Amelia Gray, Lindsay Hunter and a handful of other recently buzzed-about novelists got their literary starts in shorter-form writing. No, not poetry -- the more nebulous medium of flash fiction. Loosely defined as writings comprised of 1,000 words or less, flash fiction can include everything from …

Stories in your pocket: how to write flash fiction

It's National Flash Fiction Day on Wednesday – the first one ever – and it's an exciting day for me and many others who specialise in this particular truncated form of prose. A few years ago, I published a book of flash fiction called Sawn-off Tales. But until only a little while before that, I …

Flash Fiction: A Quick Snapshot

Why I Like Short Stories and Flash Fiction (And A Few Writing Tips!)

A road trip through provincial France

The remote region of Aveyron recalls a France of the past, with narrow country lanes, authentic village life and a population where cows outnumber people.<p>In the most visited country in the world, finding a slice of <i>la France profonde</i> (deep France) is not as easy as it once was. While Provence – with …