Guy L. Pace

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Short Fiction

Short Fiction Writing short fiction helps you develop your craft. You learn the structure of a story, how to develop a character, and how to keep a story focused. A short story is usually between 3,000 and 7,500 words. Of course, this depends on your market. Some print and online magazines have their own ideas Continue Reading

My First Short Story Sale

About a week ago, I got an email that started: “Thank you for the opportunity to read and consider your story …” Groan!┬áSo many rejection letters and emails started that way. The next phrases, though, included words like “publish” and “pay.” I had to re-read the email several times before the truth got through. I Continue Reading

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