A beginner's guide to short story writing, from prize-winning creative writing tutor Carolyn Lewis. This accessible handbook offers techniques, tips, practical exercises and encouragement to motivate and support the aspiring short story author. The appendices cover short story markets and competitions, with full listings.
Carolyn Lewis is an author and Creative Writing tutor who runs classes and workshops in the Bristol and North Somerset area. Her novel Missing Nancy was published in 2008 by Accent Press. She writes regularly for a leading women's magazine, and since 1999 has been shortlisted for 24 short story prizes (most recently 3rd prize Frome Festival, shortlisted Wells Festival of Literature, 2nd prize the Silver Thread and 2nd prize Matthew Prichard Award).