One of the great things about being a writer during this time, is the ability to publish through so many avenues. I'd like to end the week highlighting a short story that will be free today and gone tomorrow. Well, not the story, but the price will change. Here it is from the blog of the author herself, Marlene Dotterer:
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Amy Longfellow, and her eleven-year-old daughter, Elaine, have just joined the crew of the hollow-asteroid ship, Rachel Carson. For both of them, it’s a chance to leave heartache behind, and for Amy, a chance to rekindle an old love. But as the ancient holiday of Christmas approaches, Elaine must face her deepest sorrows alone - and learn how to make the best part of her old life part of the new.
Short stories have always been around, of course, but many authors are taking advantage of the short story form to develop shorts for secondary characters, detail a particular story arc a little further or as prequels. Do you have a favorite short story? Please share the title or author so we can all check them out.