In Search of the Illusive Great Short Story-Scattered Thoughts Looks At Short Story Writing

“A short story is a love affair, a novel is a marriage. A short story is a photograph; a novel is a film.” ―Lorrie Moore “A good [short story] would take me out of myself and then stuff me back in, outsized, now, and uneasy with the fit.” ― David Sedaris “A short story must… Continue reading In Search of the Illusive Great Short Story-Scattered Thoughts Looks At Short Story Writing

Review of the Jewel Bonds Series by Megan Derr

Rating: 4.75 stars   For the Jewel Bonds series, Megan Derr creates a rich world of wizardry and combatants.  In this fantasy world, we have the Territories full of wild creatures and dragons, a lawless land that is constantly infringing on the civilized cities and towns.  To deliver the full measure of protection to the… Continue reading Review of the Jewel Bonds Series by Megan Derr