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Title Field guide to writing flash fiction : tips from editors, teachers, and writers in the field / edited by Tara L. Masih.

Publication Info. Brookline, MA : Rose Metal Press, [2009]


Location Call No. Status
 West Hartford, Noah Webster Library - Non Fiction  808.31 FIELD    Check Shelf
Description xxxviii, 168 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 159-164)
Contents In defense of the exercise : You and the piano bench / Pamela Painter -- Contemporary and historical roots of flash fiction : That "v" word / Nathan Leslie -- Old wine in new bottles? Flash fiction from contemporary China / Shouhua Qi -- The myth-ing link (or, linking up to myth) / Pamelyn Casto -- Flash fiction from embryo to (very short) adult / Tom Hazuka -- Finding freedom and feeling in the form : "Cheers," (or) how I taught myself to write / Jayne Anne Phillips -- Great thoughts / Stuart Dybek -- Beginnings and endings : Titled : the title : a short story story's own short short storty / Michael Martone -- Fireworks and burnt toast : the process of opening up your writing / Vanessa Gebbie -- Smart suprise in flash fiction / Jennifer Pieroni -- Making flash count / Randall Brown -- Imagery as inspiration : Forty stories in the desert / Lex Williford -- Staying true to the image / Robert Shapard -- Hanging fire : a meta-narrative on flash fiction / Stace Budzko -- Poetry versus prose : A short story theory / Robert Olen Butler -- Getting the lead out : how writing really bad poetry yields really better short stories / Steve Almond -- Flash fiction, prose poetry, and men jumping out of windows : searching for plot and finding definitions / Kim Chinquee -- Taking risks : Put yourself in danger : an examination of Diane Williams's courageous short / Deb Olin Unferth -- Flash in a pan : writing outside of time's boundaries / Sherrie Flick -- Focusing and editing : Expose yourself to flash / Mark Budman -- Plaster dust and sleeping jockeys : tapping your story for load-bearing sentences / Pia Z. Ehrhardt -- Editing and revising flash fiction : how to COAP / Rusty Barnes -- The future of flash fiction : Writing fixed-form narratives : who's going to stop you? / Bruce Holland Rogers -- A flash before the bang / Julio Ortega -- A call to action : On writing flash fiction / Ron Carlson.
Subject Short story -- Authorship.
Short story -- Technique.
Fiction -- Authorship.
Added Author Masih, Tara L.
Added Title Flash fiction
ISBN 9780978984861 (pbk. : acid-free press)
0978984862 (pbk. : acid-free press)
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