Next Meeting of Critique Group
Wednesdy 25th April
We will be looking at the crafting of short stories, or extracts, including non-fiction. The item must be 1,500 words +- 50. For the rules so far established read column alongside. Deadline for submissions will be Monday 16th April. Entries by attachment to an email to:
Meanwhile members may still wish to look at the following two classic short stories.
The Short Happy Life of Frances Macomber (Hemingway)
Three Fat Women of Antibes (Maughm)
A pdf for Macomber is: http://www.standardsinstitutes.org/sites/default/f...http://www.thisisaprivatesale.com/downloads/maughamshortstories.pdf
And here is a treat. On this link where the old man himself reads the story, click on the picture. The first few minutes is music and a listing of his work. You can move the scroll bar to skip. Double clicking on the picture should enlarge it so that you can read the story as you listen: