Category Archives: Flash Fiction

Fan Fiction and Parody

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From music to poetry and prose, the practice of artists sampling other artists’ work is nothing new. When a song tops the Billboard charts, it is only a matter of time before it gets chewed up and spat back out in … Continue reading

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Kudos to Amina Gautier

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In the current issue of The Georgia Review reviewer Greg Johnson says of Amina Gautier’s story collection At-Risk (Georgia, 2011): “Richard Wright or James Baldwin might well admire and nod their heads over such a passage.  In general Gautier’s depictions … Continue reading

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Bare Bones? A Story by Martone

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What are the minimum requirements for a sequence of sentences to result in a story?  One way to approach the question is to examine a short short story that has endured for some time and ask: 1)What elements of narrative … Continue reading

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