Short Science Fiction is a lot of fun to write. Short fiction can be anywhere from 2 to 40 pages, and can be anything from a complete chronicle of events to a brief sketch of an encounter. The key to writing short stories is to have a clear idea of what you are trying to accomplish and sticking to it.
Apr 22, 2012 With these tips and guidelines, you will be on your way to becoming a stellar science fiction short story writer. Writing Short Stories: The Basics The approach to writing a short story is different in many ways from the technique of writing a novel.
So, youre a SciFi nerd. Youve got subscriptions to Asimovs, Lightspeed, and The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, and you read each and every issue cover to cover.
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