writing tips Archives - Joanna Campbell Slan

How I Write a Short Story, Part IV

To review:   I have these elements…a time frame (St. Patrick’s Day), interesting factoids (people actually DO make their own luck to some extent), a conflict (Clancy hates St. Patrick’s Day), and a mystery (why? because it’s the day her husband left her). I need some activities (Kiki’s crafts–I’ll have to come up with these), and […]