The 39 Steps: a primer on story writing by Frederick Barthelme

Author and writing teacher Frederick Barthelme used to hand out at the beginning of his workshops. This is great advice. Be sure not to follow it to the letter. Step one in the great enterprise of a new and preferable you in the house of fiction is: Mean less. That is, don’t mean so much. … Continue reading The 39 Steps: a primer on story writing by Frederick Barthelme