Short Stories

Robert W. Bingham Prize to Celebrate Debut Short Story Collection

• Home<br>• PEN/ Robert W. Bingham Prize to Celebrate Debut Short Story Collection<p><i>Largest Prize for Short Story Collection in the United States and Only One</i> …

Human Rights

N.K. Jemisin's Short Story Collection Is Coming This Fall

Save the date! On November 27, 2018, N.K. Jemisin’s short story collection (a first for her) <i>How Long ’til Black Future Month?</i> will be available in …

Science Fiction

Kurt Vonnegut's Guide to Short Stories

Over his 50 year career, Kurt Vonnegut wrote numerous novels, plays, and works of non-fiction as well as several short-story collections. In this …

Creative Writing

Everyday People: The Color of Life

EVERYDAY PEOPLE Editor Jennifer Baker Chats w/ Contributor Nana Brew-HammondIn this video, Jennifer Baker, editor of the short story anthology</i> …

Creative Writing

Kris Bertin wins ReLit Award for short story collection Bad Things Happen

Nova Scotia-based writer Kris Bertin has won the short fiction category of the 2017 ReLit Awards for his collection <i>Bad Things Happen</i>.<p>The ReLit Awards …


Student Films: 'The Gift of the Magi'

Casting a silent, black-and-white short film adaptation of O. Henry's classic short story, "The Gift of the Magi" for an NYU student project.

Short Stories

Crazy Love: A Crazy Series Short Story (The Crazy Series)

Overview<p>Crazy Love: A Crazy Series Short Story (The Crazy Series) by A.D. Justice<p>This short story is intented to be an introduction to the main …

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Negative Space: A Collection of Short Stories

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Giovanni Goes To Med School (The Med School Series, #1)

Overview<p>Giovanni Goes To Med School (The Med School Series, #1) by Kathy Bryson<p><b>Now Illustrated!</b><p><b>an EPIC 2017 eBook Awards Finalist – Fiction Short</b> …

Medical School

Plays: 'The Yellow Wallpaper'

Casting "The Yellow Wallpaper," a part of the New York International Fringe Festival - FringeNYC. This play is an adaptation of the short story …

Short Stories

Supercharge your creativity with super short stories

The case for writing brief fictionContinue reading on The Writing Cooperative »

Creative Writing

How to Sell Books on Twitter: The Twitter Starter Pack for Writers

Here at The Write Practice we just finished up the latest semester of our Story Cartel Course, a class on how to sell books geared around building …

Social Media

July Short Story Deadlines

Fiction writers, polish up your short stories! The following contests each offer a prize of at least $1,000 and publication.<p>Sixfold Short Story …

Creative Writing

Short Films: 'Black Devil Doll From Hell 1.1'

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The Nier: Automata novels will be released in English

Nier: Automata: Long Story Short releases later this year<p><i>Nier: Automata</i> was one of 2017’s best games, and it’s about to return in the form of two short fiction pieces. <i>Nier: Automata: Long Story Short</i> and <i>Nier: Automata: Short Story Long</i> will be released in English over the next year and add new …

Gaming Industry

Devil at the Wheel

Overview<p>Devil at the Wheel by Anthony Renfro<p>2 Guys. A haunted car. A joyride into the mouth of hell. Ride shotgun if you dare with this short</b> …

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How LeVar Burton Made Me Love Short Stories Again

If there is anything I’ve learned in life, it’s that nothing stays the same. Change is constant. But most importantly for me, tastes change.For me …


“All But Invincible” – Mike Hinkens’ Collection of Short Stories

Anyone who knows Mike Hinkens can attest to the fact that he can be a man of many words, and not surprisingly, he’s quite fond of writing, as well. …

Extreme Sports

Ep. 71 - Write Right (feat. Jarrod D. King)

Let's wrap up Pride Month with a chat with an LGBT+ fantasy writer.Please use the hashtag #GaysidePOD while listening. Guest Info:Twitter: …

Data Visualization

Unfolding - A Late Bloomers Short Story (Contemporary Romance)

Overview<p>Unfolding - A Late Bloomers Short Story (Contemporary Romance) by Betsy Talbot<p>It's New Year's Eve, and Lily is feeling anything but …

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Nigeria's Efua Traoré Is Africa's Pick for Top Story Prize

Nigeria's Efua Traoré Is Africa's Pick for Top Story PrizeThe Nigerian-German writer Efua Traoré is the regional winner for Africa of the …


‘A Quiet Place’ Writers Are Turning A Stephen King Short Story Into A Feature-Length Movie

Horror maestro Stephen King called <i>A Quiet Place</i> an “extraordinary piece of work,” which meant a lot to the film’s writers, Scott Beck and Bryan Woods. King’s review was “the pinnacle of this whole process,” Beck said. “As lifelong Stephen King fans, that meant the world to us.” Imagine how they …

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News: The Stephen King Short Story The Boogeyman Getting Feature Adaptation - A Quiet Place Duo To Write

Twentieth Century Fox is nearing a deal to adapt the Stephen King short story <i>The Boogeyman</i>, with Scott Beck & Bryan Woods (<i>A Quiet Place</i>) set to …


A Quiet Place writers working on adaptation of author Stephen King's short story The Boogeyman

Jun,27 2018 12:42:39 IST<p>Author Stephen King's <i>The Boogeyman</i> is in the works with <i>A Quiet Place</i> writers Scott Beck and Bryan Woods.<p>King's short story …

Stephen King

'A Quiet Place' Writers Adapting Stephen King's Short Story 'The Boogeyman'! - Bloody Disgusting

Coming off the smash hit, critically acclaimed <i>A Quiet Place</i>, writers <b>Scott Beck</b> and <b>Bryan Woods</b> are a pretty hot duo right about now, and we’ve learned …

Stephen King

Slivers of Life: A Collection of Short Stories

Overview<p>Slivers of Life: A Collection of Short Stories by Beem Weeks<p>These twenty short stories are a peek into individual lives caught up in …

Civil Rights

Lauren Groff on Florida

Lauren Groff interview at AWP 2018“This book is very much about climate change…the collision between the human in nature, between internal and …


Coulsdon students writing short stories for sick kids

A group of Coulsdon kids are putting pen to paper in the hopes they might brighten someone's day.<p>As part of St Aidan’s Catholic Primary School …


The Daemon Lover and the Lottery

Author Shirley Jackson (1916-1965) recorded two of her short stories (“The Lottery” and “The Daemon Lover”) for Folkways Records in 1960. The most …