Can parts of novels count as short stories?

I have shared a couple of short stories During National Storytellers Week I shared two short stories: The Three Card Trick and an Amateur Detective Investigates a Horse Dealer. I hope you enjoyed at least one of them. This next offering is the first chapter of my...

Review of ‘Absolute Proof’ by Peter James

What is Absolute Proof? Absolute Proof is the title of a novel by Peter James. It is a mystery thriller and is a good read if you like mysteries and/or thrillers, as I do. It’s fast moving with lots of twists like most of Peter James’s books. What is...

Must God forgive you or can you do it?

Does anyone need to forgive you? We all need to forgive one another frequently. I have written about this before. Don’t hang on to past hurts. Ask others for forgiveness: don’t leave them smouldering. You can also see from the Four Points and many other...

Another story for National Storytellers’ Week

This is still National Storytellers Week As this is National Storytellers’ Week, I said in a previous post that I would be sharing some short stories with you this week. I hope you enjoyed the last one. Here’s a very different one, about an amateur...

Some short stories for National Storytellers’ Week.

Do you like short stories? Although I write novels, I do sometimes write short stories. I’ll be sharing several this week, most of which I have posted here before, but I’ll try to write a new one if I’ve time. I can enjoy a good story more than once...