Short Stories: The Stepchild? Novels: The Favoured Child?

Imagination does not discriminate when it gives birth to a story. I gathered the children of years of labor and set them free into the publishing world. There I learned the bitter truth. Correct me if I am wrong. “Short stories have no market. Send in the novel.” “I will take a pass on the … Continue reading Short Stories: The Stepchild? Novels: The Favoured Child?

The Seven Dwarves of Publishing a Book

Dreamy Hopeful Struggler Desperate Despondent Disillusioned Quitter And they lived happily ever after, forming a boy band instead of chopping wood for paper and writing stories. Their song, “Heigh Ho” hit top of the charts worldwide. Alisha “Priti” Kirpalani is the author of a “A Smattering Of Darkness: Short and Shorter Twisted Tales,” a collection … Continue reading The Seven Dwarves of Publishing a Book