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  • Daniyal Mueenuddin begins his short story “Nawabdin Electrician” with this line: “He flourished on a signature capability…” Borrow Mueenuddin's enticing first line to tell your own tale of a remarkable being.
    about 6 years ago
  • betwixt (bi-TWIKST) — between

    How cool is the word betwixt? It's short and punchy, a tad antiquated, and a touch whimsical. What's your favorite word? Check out our latest flash fiction prompt and let us know!
    about 6 years ago
  • Guest Judge Heather Mackey shares some fantastic advice on submitting the right excerpt to our Novel Writing Competition.
    about 6 years ago
  • What's the first thing your character thinks about in the morning? What makes them anxious or nervous? Learn the ins and outs of the characters you conjure. Check out our latest prompt, Living People.
    about 6 years ago
  • Write what you don't remember. Join our new group, True Stories, to try your hand at memoir writing
    about 6 years ago