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An Untimely Death

Horror, as a genre, is dying. We see it in bookstores and on book websites. We watch it on the screen. We can smell the decay in the air. The vultures are circling overhead. It’s drawing in those final death…

Kurt Vonnegut on Writing

Here are some excellent pointers from legendary, late author Kurt Vonnegut (1922-2007) on writing short stories. These are also just as applicable to fiction! 1. Use the time of a total stranger in such a way that he or she…