Write the Crap Out of It and other Short Story Writing advice is an ebook about the craft of short story writing. There are 27 writing exercises in the book that you can complete and post on Deadline For Writers.

The eBook is available via Amazon.


The cursor blinks.The white page waits for your story…and waits and waits and waits and then, at last, it arrives, but so do the questions:
Is it good enough?
Is it long enough? Or short enough?
How do I add setting without adding to the word count?
Should I be showing or telling?

Write the Crap Out of It and Other Short Story Writing Advice is an easy-to-use guide to the art of the short story that will help you answer these questions. It’s for everyone from the novice who wants to write their first short story to the novelist looking for a side project. This book, based on a series of blog posts written for Writers Write, will get you writing. It includes good writing advice and plenty of writing exercises.

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Write the Crap Out of It