Title of Work and its Form: “Larissa Shoots the Moon,” short story Author: Teresa Milbrodt (on Twitter @teresa_milbrodt) Date of Work: 2013 Where the Work Can Be Found: “Larissa Shoots the Moon” was first published in Issue 41 of SmokeLong Quarterly, a very cool journal of very short fiction. You can find the story here. Bonuses: Here is a short story … Continue reading »
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What Can We Steal From Mike Alber’s “Mr. Disappear-o”?
Title of Work and its Form: “Mr. Disappear-o,” short story Author: Mike Alber (On Twitter: @malber) Date of Work: 2007 Where the Work Can Be Found: The story first appeared in Quick Fiction 11. The piece can be found on Mr. Alber’s site. See the PDF right here. Bonuses: Mr. Alber is a very cool guy … Continue reading »
What Can We Steal From Ernest Hemingway’s “Hills Like White Elephants”?
Title of Work and its Form: “Hills Like White Elephants,” short story Author: Ernest Hemingway Date of Work: 1927 Where the Work Can Be Found: This story has been anthologized a thousand times. Based upon the book’s title, I’m guessing you can find “Hills” in The Complete Short Stories of Ernest Hemingway. Element of Craft … Continue reading »