BANG! KAPOW! The visiting author punched her way through the dreaded Sizzling Start, as required by the curriculum! ‘Who will rid me of this bothersome writing term,’ she screamed, valiantly, desperately. Sorry, no offence meant to all those teachers (valiantly) trying to teach kids short … Continue reading Off to a SIZZLING START … or not!
Tag: Writing Short Stories
What makes a winning short story?
That’s like asking how long is a piece of string. There are endless articles written on this genre – most provide very useful hints in your quest to write the genre, and most as useful as a ball of string. Imagine the uses for a ball of string! … Continue reading What makes a winning short story?