short story

  1. JamieRae

    Help! Pulling back focus to core narrative when expanding a flash piece to a short story!

    Hello! Some of you were lovely enough to critique a 700 word flash piece I did recently. Along with the incredible feedback from yourselves and others, and a desire to expand it to a 2-3k short story, I am struggling with keeping the essence of the story in while trying to expand it out. I've...
  2. Erica Verrillo

    36 Calls for Submissions in September - Paying Markets

    Litopians! It's time to submit your short work! There are three dozen calls for submissions with deadlines in September. All of these markets pay writers. As always, there are calls for a wide variety of genres and styles. Short stories, essays, interviews, poems, and flash fiction are all...