20 TIPS FOR CREATING A CAPTIVATING SHORT STORY (the first 5)

Literary Liaisons

Today, as I edit, trim, cut, and otherwise obliterate a short story I wrote that ended up to be 8000 words, but needs to be 5000 words, I am reminded of this quote;

“Not that the story need be long, but it will take a long while to make it short.” 
                                                                         ― – Henry David Thoreau 

Wise man.

I thought I’d share some editing tips this morning, not so much for you as for me. I’m sure you can relate to loving the creative process and wanting to bang your head on the desk in the editing process. This is where the skill of craft comes in, and this morning I have more doubt…

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