Short-form Creative Writing: A Writer's Guide and Anthology
Short-Form Creative Writing: A Writer's Guide and Anthology (Bloomsbury Academic, 2019) is a complete introduction to the art and craft of extremely compressed works of imaginative literature. H. K. Hummel and Stephanie Lenox introduce both traditional and innovative approaches to the short form and demonstrate how it possesses structure, logic, and coherence while simultaneously resisting expectations. With discussion questions, writing prompts, flash interviews, and illustrated key concepts, the book covers: prose poetry, flash fiction, micro memoir, lyric essay, cross-genre/hybrid writing, and much more. Learn more.