Short Story Advice

Brief Story Consulting

The award-winning short story writer and author Alan Baxter gives some of his tips. Waking and bushy, I was ready to absorb the secret formula for writing good short stories, even great short stories. In the last few months I've had a much clearer idea of what storytime works, and I've written down tips and advice for short story writers. Tips for little girls, a short story by Mark Twain. Maybe Hemingway's best advice is to be honest.

Advice on short stories from the masters of the trade

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