Writers Helping Writers : From The Workshop

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"Web" by Bryan Dean Johnson
A Realtor must kill the spider preventing her from selling an apartment.
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"I Would Still Be an Active Serial Killer if I Hadn't Been Forced Out By Age Discrimination" by furiousgeorge
A serial killer faces age discrimination. Humor.
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"Tumescent" by stewart_jas
Things are typically quiet for a concierge at a Manhattan hotel until there's a call about a locked door and an unresponsive guest.
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"Sting" by Jason A
A man in a remote location is stung by a scorpion and must find his way back to his girlfriend.
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"The Weatherman" by Plucas123
A first-person narrative about a guy that grew-up somewhere in the middle of the country, has since migrated to a city on the coast and is called...

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.