Writers Helping Writers : From The Workshop

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"Kline" by Ganzfeld Benthos
An unnamed narrator's recounting of one of many forthcoming post-apocalyptic experiences. In this tale he meets Kline who traps rats to sell as...
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"A Little S'more Time" by RaindanceJess
A persistent Girl Scout interrupts a man while he’s trying to finish something important.
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"Connection" by josephbuckley
A man finds himself in a mysterious laboratory his friend created but he doesn't find exactly what he's looking for
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"My Father" by Coyote Gunnyon
A short personal essay about my father.
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"Ashes: A Fairy Tale, Chapter Four" by donwidmer
This is the fourth chapter of my story inspired by the fairy tale "Iron John." It's a modern setting of male initiation which both...

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.