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Short stories are bite-sized works of art that can fill you with emotion, in an instant! They are a real challenge for writers - get it wrong and your reader feels nothing, get it right and you pack a punch that'll never be forgotten. This may be why so many short stories are made into films - Brokeback Mountain, The Birds to name just two.
Be at the cutting edge of fiction, reading and reviewing new short stories whilst waiting for your felafel wrap, your Oyster card top up or for the end of your dishwasher cycle. All you need to be one such culture vulture is the free Kindle app (which you can use on any device - phone, Blackberry, PC, Mac, you name it, you can have the Kindle app on it). Get it, search 'naked novelist' and try one of Carol Muskoron's powerful short stories. Here are a few on the right...
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