WE KEEP ASKING and will continue to ask: What should the new short story look like? We ask writers of all varieties to address this question from the standpoint of the reader. This is our starting point. What does the general public want to read? What will hook everyone and anyone to read short fiction? More, what will make the short story as essential to every individual’s life as pop (or other) music is now?
Create the new. Put onto paper what you’ve never thought of doing before– then send us the result: