We’re pleased to announce our nominations for Best Small Fictions 2018 to be judged by Aimee Bender.
Like a great many writers under the age of forty, I’m an adjunct professor applying, vying, praying for the tenure track. Ours is a generation of indentured scholars.
Congratulations to our winning stories and finalists.
Please join us in congratulating the winners and finalists of our first flash fiction contest!
What if I never write again. I wonder this over and over. Driving to work, doing the dishes, writing feedback on my Creative Writing students’ pieces. It isn’t so much a question, I am not searching for alternative routes and possibilities. Instead, I pose it as a statement […]
And then the empty page again come morning, cloud unwritten on, virginal snow may I be worthy of your blissful stare slowly turning into smile
Resolutions: Write more Write more Write more Happy New Year from all of us at The Flexible Persona!
The challenge that I have had in creating long shots and close-ups is in finding the balance between summary description and jumping in-scene. Like any literary technique, any device, it takes practice.