Writing a short story is not like writing an article or a book. Your short story has got to start with the action in progress. This not the place to explain how things work, engage in flash backs, or do anything other than get on with the story.
Points To Ponder
- To appeal to women male characters must be emotionally accessible.
- To appeal to a man the male character must be someone that a man would follow.
December 17, 2009
Charlie Rose Television Show
The film maker who made the movie Avatar
Begin Story with Pivotal Point
Look for the First Sentence that will suck people into the story. Need dynamite first paragraph.
— Matt Phelps.