Advice for Writers of Short Fiction

Tidbits of Advice for Writers of Short Fiction from Kristine Simelda, Editor at River Ridge Press, Dominica. A short story focuses on one incident, as opposed to a novel with more room to explore. It has a single plot and a limited number of characters, including protagonist and antagonist. It occurs over a relatively shortContinue reading “Advice for Writers of Short Fiction”

How to Set Up a Short Story, Screenplay or Novel

Suggested Set Up for a Short Story, Screenplay or Novel from Kristine Simelda, Editor at River Ridge Press, Dominica. Plot + character =story. ( Skeleton + great characters = the point of the story.) Does a character we care about reach their goal? What is the question they are asking? What happens if they fail?Continue reading “How to Set Up a Short Story, Screenplay or Novel”