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How Much of Your Submission Will I Read?

July 22, 2014 • Fiction, Guidelines, Nonfiction, Poetry

There’s a paradox to writing time: as a writer you are often advised to give a story, essay or poem sufficient time to develop—a month, six months, a year…sometimes more. Within this frame you draft, revise, and then let it sit for as long as it takes to create the perspective needed to evaluate it… Read More ›

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Where Stories Come From: Failed Poems, by Stefen Styrsky

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TLR is introducing a new series of guest blog posts. In this space, every first Tuesday of the month, you’ll see posts from our contributors and other guest stars. This week, Stefan Strysky tells us about his contribution to the forthcoming TLR. –KD   I’m a short-story writer by temperament and inclination. By temperament I… Read More ›

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How Much of Your Submission Will I Read?

There’s a paradox to writing time: as a writer you are often advised to give a story, essay or poem sufficient time to develop—a month, six months, a year…sometimes more. Within this frame you draft, revise, and then let it sit for as long as it takes to create the perspective needed to evaluate it… Read More ›

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