Flash Fiction: Your Hook

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Hello SErs! Harmony here. I hope this finds you all well. Today, we are embarking upon the first of a four-part post on writing flash fiction; that is, stories of 500 words or less. I will link back to each part in subsequent posts for ease of reference. As most of you will know by now, I am a dyed-in-the-wool pantser and only do the bare minimum of outlining. Having said that, I have found the following method so useful for tightening up my writing and getting in the essential beginning, middle, and end in stories this brief.

After reading Mae Clair’s excellent post on Creative Tools (which you can find HERE), I went ahead and bought myself a Storymatic set. Any of you following my blog will have seen some of the short fiction I came up with from the prompts. I have five complete stories and one…

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About Anna Dobritt

Anna Dobritt is an independent eBook author and an indie publisher of RPG PDFs and fantasy maps through Cartography Unlimited for RPGs. She loves to read and write, and lives in Michigan. Anna enjoys watching Dr. Who, both the classic episodes from the 1960s-1980s and the current episodes. Anna has three trilogies in the queue: Ravynwyng Chronicles Universe – Volume 1: The Beginning has been released, and Volume 2: Discovery, is going through the editing and revision process, with plans to self-publish in 2016. Volume 3: Truth is currently being written. Two other trilogies are The Archivist — Lenara Lenquil Adventures, and the Guardian Blades Trilogy. Anna has self-published Volume 1 of the Ravynwyng Chronicles Universe titled The Beginning; three short stories: The Hunter, First Raven, Raven Voice; a novelette titled Raven Flight, and a collection of short fiction titled Whispers from Within. Where the imagination soars on glowing wings! May the words ever flow!
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One Response to Flash Fiction: Your Hook

  1. Thanks for sharing my post Anna 😊

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