Posted on 08/04/2021 at 11:28 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A collection of more than 500 letters from author Shirley Jackson was published last month, under the guidance of her...

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Posted on 08/04/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The winner of the 2021 AKO Caine Prize for African Writing has been revealed. Meron Hadero became the first Ethiopian...

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Tagged As: Awards, Short story

Posted on 08/03/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Author Flannery O’Connor died on this day in 1964. She may be most widely known for her short stories, including...

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Posted on 07/27/2021 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Guess we were a little too hasty on the earlier book-adaptation post. A Stephen King short story is also entering...

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Tagged As: Horror, Podcast, Short story

Posted on 07/08/2021 at 02:29 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Congratulations to author Susan Choi on winning the 2021 Sunday Times Audible Short Story Award! Its purse of £30,000 (over...

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Posted on 07/07/2021 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Fans of author Haruki Murakami have no shortage of mediums in which to enjoy his work. Today’s method is via...

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Posted on 07/06/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Happy release day to author Jeffrey Ford! His new story collection, Big Dark Hole, hit the virtual and physical shelves...

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Posted on 07/01/2021 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Joy Williams has won the 2021 Library of Congress Prize for American Fiction. Williams was announced as the winner yesterday...

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Tagged As: Awards, Short story

Posted on 06/24/2021 at 02:21 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Ambrose Bierce is most widely known for his short story “An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge,” which features (no spoilers)...

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Posted on 06/24/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Today we're interviewing Cindy Marabito, a longtime writer, a part-time filmmaker, and full-time pit bull rescuer. She has published three...

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