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Short Story Revival

September 9, 2011

Short Story Revival There is a good bit of speculation and even some proof that the rise of e-books might rejuvenate the short story. One such piece of evidence are the single e-books now offered by Amazon on their Kindle format. Several months age Amazon started a program, where authors and/or publishers can submit medium […]

What Is a Novella?

February 10, 2011

A novella (or novelette as it is occasionally called) is a funny term. Within the literary world the art form occupies its own little niche, for it is longer than a short story, but shorter than a novel. The Free Dictionary defines a novella as “a short narrative tale, esp a popular story having a […]

At Last, A Novella

February 9, 2011

Well at last I got something published. The title is The Art Critics and the story takes place in New Orleans before Katrina. OK it was only an e-book and I never was able to find an agent and I only published a quarter of my final manuscript, but all-in-all, I’m satisfied with the effort. […]