Summer Reading List―Short Fiction on the Rise

A May 2020 survey conducted on fiction readers by Galaxy Press revealed that 63% plan to read more books this summer than last year. And 66% said they enjoy short stories showing that short fiction is on the rise and making summer reading lists.

More than Fame or Fortune

Writing tips from bestselling author, Dave Farland on what motivates a writer to write.

Avoiding Cliché Openings

Many years ago, Damon Knight, a fine writer and editor, wrote a book on how to write short fiction. Damon talked a bit about avoiding clichés.

2nd Quarter Writers of the Future Winners

  Writers of the Future 2nd Quarter Winners, Finalists, Semi-Finalists and Honorable Mentions   Congratulations to you all! Winners: First Place – Doug Souza from California Second Place – Emeka (Walter) Dinjos from Nigeria Third Place – Stephen Lawson from Kentucky Finalists: Mary Garber from Florida JT Gill from Virginia Lynn Kilmore from North Carolina […]