Some have been shortlisted or won prizes in short story competitions. Here are some links to short stories I’ve had published top short stories pdf on the internet.
Please feel free to contact me if you have any comments or questions. If you want to be credited as the author of the comment you write, please provide your name. Short Stories by Other Writers I now feature previously published short stories by other writers on my site, alongside useful information about their experiences on the path to publishing success. If you would like to be featured on my website, please read my submission guidelines. I’ve heard some people say that the popularity of the short story is waning, but they are definitely wrong. In my experience, the short story is seeing a resurgence and is more popular than ever.
You just have to know where to look. To prove the point, I’ve created lists of publishing opportunities for short stories. Take a look at the short story competitions list and the short story magazines list on this site. Admittedly, publishers tend to favour publishing full length novels, so selling a collection of short stories through traditional means might be difficult, especially if you’re a new writer. But if you change your approach and write for the markets that are out there, you can see your tales in print. Some Wise Words From Stephen King Below is a video of Stephen King being interviewed by Rich Fahle.
In it, SK talks about the short story and how many writers start novels before they are ready for a project of that size. Short stories are a great way to learn and develop your writing before, and alongside, writing a novel. If you’re new to writing, I’d strongly advise you trying a couple of short stories before starting a full length book – you can learn a lot from the process. If you feel inspired to create any artwork based on my short stories, or any of the other content on the site, I will always be interested to see it and, with your permission, consider using it. It doesn’t matter how old you are – I’ll consider any work from any age group. If you are looking for a short story with pictures, I have written one for kids that my Mum kindly illustrated for me – take a look at Hummingbee Bumblebird Meadow.