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Interacting With Famous Authors, Or Lessons Learnt On Social Media

Over the years I’ve had quite a few interactions with more established authors on social media, standouts being Brandon Sanderson and Philip Reeve, both of whom made my day with just a few moments of their time. In contrast, some other encounters were odious enough to leave me scratching my head at best, and negatively …

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Creating Stories Inside Twitter’s New 280 Character Limit

In light of Twitter recently doubling the text limit of a post on its service, Electric Literature held a contest in which they asked for 280-character short stories. From Hemingway’s widespread six word stories to time travellers bickering on a forum about killing Hitler, I’ve always enjoyed reading and writing flash fiction (or microfictions, or …

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