Endings make or break your short stories. Here are a few tips to help you leave your audience feeling satisfied.
“The Greeter” by Kathy Mirkin is today’s Featured Work. “The Greeter” is touching and thought provoking, the story of a woman who has to look beyond her grief and pain to form an unexpected connection during a difficult time in her life. This story first appeared in Chantwood Magazine Issue 16.
Today’s featured work comes to us from author Dawn Lo. “A Single Pearl” is a moving piece, one that deftly weaves the past and the present to give us a glimpse into how a single decision can change the course of a relationship forever. This short story first appeared in Chantwood Magazine Issue 16.
“Eight years into the reign of King Henrik Quillian the Fourth of Prava, a golden, triangular ship descended from the heavens…” This glorious event was witnessed by the citizens of Ferruthe in this short story by Scott Hughes. Read the full story here! From Chantwood Magazine: Issue 14, now available on Kindle Newsstand.
This featured work comes to us from author Beth Emery. Read her touching short story “Still” from Chantwood Magazine: Issue 13.
A man becomes trapped by his greatest invention in this short story by Joe Prosit. Read this and other great works of short fiction at Chantwood Magazine.
"The Woman in the Window" by Suzanne Murphy. Read this and other amazing works of short fiction by visiting Chantwood Magazine today!
Looking to improve your writing speed? You've come to the right place! In this guest post from Daisy Hartwell, writers will learn how to increase their writing speed and their productivity with these 15 Writing Tips.
Amnesia as a plot device. We’ve all seen it. From Soap Operas to novels, this trope pops up time and time again, resurfacing like a bad penny. Here are three reasons why amnesia as a plot device just isn’t that great.
Have you ever wondered just what goes through the mind of literary magazine editors? Why some fiction pieces or poems are chosen and others aren't? Here's your chance to find out! Read about the seven things literary editors wish you knew.