Writers Helping Writers : From The Workshop

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"Scumbag Steve" by stevenjjones
This is just the starting of an idea.
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"Show Time" by Saul Aguilar
A couple embarks on a cross-country road trip to try and save their failing marriage.
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"Vomit Monsters" by Joe P
A lonely man has the world's worst case of a "stomach bug."
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"Magical Notebook" by wolf0704
A young woman finds a notebook in her family’s storage space that brings things to life.
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"Monkey Island" by Dorothy Rice
Narrative nonfiction recalling a childhood friendship and a moment when the narrator realizes that her friend has matured in ways that she has not.

Sharpen Your Skills : Essays On Writing

Chuck Palahniuk

One Word Leads To The Next: Unconventional Conjunctive Devices

From: Chuck Palahniuk
An essay that explores unconventional conjunctive devices and how they can link a story together, making it more like a song or piece of music.
Chuck Palahniuk

The Haunting: How To Conquer The Shame Of Being A Writer

From: Chuck Palahniuk
An essay about why the vocation of writing can sometimes feel shameful, and how to own that shame and then eventually conquer it.