Reading like a writer : I selected the five short stories below for their diversity in style and subject matter, but also because each one is a well-crafted story in its own right. If you own any modern short story collec.
ELEMENTS OF A GOOD SCENE - Scene - Checklist - Writers Write - Beginner writers tend to write essays when they first start writing novels. Successful writers soon realise that a novel is not an essay. It is a story made up of scenes.