Writers Helping Writers : From The Workshop

R.L.Maskill's picture
"Track 1995" by R.L.Maskill
The author recalls a memory he has of his mother crafting a tribute work of art for an artist's memorial.
Elizabeth Real's picture
"March 12, 2020" by Elizabeth Real
This is Chapter 2 in a COVID-era novel where a webbed collection of New Yorkers face the consequences of their life choices under the tensions of...
donwidmer's picture
"Ashes: A Fairy Tale, Chapter One" by donwidmer
This is the first chapter of my story inspired by the fairy tale "Iron John." It's a modern setting of male initiation which both...
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"The Time Ma Tried Changing Her Hair" by ARBird
A story about loss, strong women, and the courage of vulnerability.
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"Polished Oak" by Jonathan Chatfield
A short story, 'Day in the life' piece. Life, love and loss.

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.