Improve Your Writing in a Flash

When I started paying attention to my writing (as opposed to when I first started writing!), there was something around called short-short stories; these days it’s known as flash fiction or sudden fiction, a very short storytelling form.

A famous example of the shortest form, six-word fiction, probably erroneously attributed to Ernest Hemingway is: “For sale: baby shoes, never worn.” Hard to outdo that for…