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Flash Prompt: Tricks of the Trade

Use any or all of the fol­low­ing poetical/rhetorical meth­ods to write the same 50–100 word sto­ry.


Flash Link: David Aichenbaum Discusses What’s the Matter in Fiction

A link to David Aichenbaum’s post at the blog of Mat­ter Press,a press focused on sup­port­ing emerg­ing and estab­lished authors work­ing with con­densed forms of fic­tion, cre­ative non-fic­tion, poet­ry, and visu­al arts. 


Flash Guest: Press Focuses on Compressed Matter

Part 2 in a series from Mat­ter Press that looks at the var­i­ous def­i­n­i­tions of “mat­ter” and how each might apply to com­pressed cre­ative arts. Here, what begins with the phys­i­cal ends with the Bel­ly of the the Whale, Star Wars, and the spir­i­tu­al.