Kurt Vonnegut Shares His 8 Secrets on Writing a Good Short Story

Kurt Vonnegut Shares His 8 Secrets on Writing a Good Short Story

We’re Here to Fart Around Says Kurt Vonnegut

Kurt Vonnegut tells his wife he’s going out to buy an envelope: “Oh, she says, well, you’re not a poor man. You know, why don’t you go online and buy a hundred envelopes and put them in the closet? Vonnegut pretends not to hear her, and ventures out to get an envelope because he’s going …

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8 Reasons All Of My Favorite Mentors Are Dead

For normal people, a mentor is someone who they engage with periodically for insights on life, goals and personal values. But for us introvert writers, I’d like to argue that our mentors don’t always have to be alive. And no, I’m not talking about zombies.

The Fantastic Genre: The Best Fiction

It’s the uncertainty of the fantastic genre that draws me in. It’s the journey rather than the result itself; take me beyond the threshold. Borrowing from the European Gothic tradition, the American Renaissance morphs the gothic into a uniquely American form. In this blog, I will shine a light on the ‘fantastic’ genre, in hopes …

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