Writers Helping Writers : From The Workshop

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"The Stubborn Brother" by Yegwen
This is a story of a bet gone bad.
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"HOSPITALITY" by Frase
A successful businessman journeys to a hostel in an Indonesian jungle to repay his debt for twenty years of good fortune.
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"An Artist is a Strange Land or my presence made her tremble" by smithreynolds
a glimpse of artistic impotence: Risk and power, and the balls to talk back.
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"The Preeminent" by mscherer
The Preeminent is a noir-like story that takes place well into a dystopian future where five families control everything and someone is out to...
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"Sometimes The Air Stills" by chris_diplacito
A boy under the cancerous spell of his abusive father. A town under the deprived grip of misogyny and violence. Both stunted and silenced with...

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.