Writers Helping Writers : From The Workshop

Joe P's picture
"Mister Felix's Product Review" by Joe P
A company sales rep comes to Mister Felix's home to see if he's still happy with the clones he was sold.
Thomas Walsh's picture
"Crazy...Who's Crazy?" by Thomas Walsh
Based on a 'creepy' photo of a zombie-esque male figure I found on a Reddit Group, I wrote this short tale (3300 words) to give the image a...
Arcane614's picture
"A True Friend (First Draft)" by Arcane614
Life transitions force two longtime pals to reconsider their friendship: In Jim's case, he's becoming a blue-collar working man. In Dan...
Jaw327's picture
"The Pub at the End of the Universe (Excerpt)" by Jaw327
A boozy look at an interaction between a guy and a girl at the bar one night and how expectation and reality stack up against one another.
Ralph Stefan's picture
"A Ray of Light That Never Lands" by Ralph Stefan
A story about rebirth/enlightenment.

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.