Examples of short story in a Sentence
her very first short story was accepted for publication in a local journal
Recent Examples of short story from the Web
What binds Gay’s 21 short stories is that they are told with direct, plainspoken intimacy — the same voice that makes her personal essays so compulsively readable.
From the poems and short stories and the colorful photos that bounce off the pages.
How about short stories from England and a classic French novel reissued?
Yet this highly theatrical adaptation of his 1994 short story — still a work in progress — ultimately inspired just as much terror at Saturday’s matinee as any less-exalted horror show.
Katherine Anne Porter Pulitzer Prize-winning author Katherine Anne Porter mostly wrote short stories, and her first and only novel was Ship of Fools, published in 1962.
Students were highlighted in a session studying some short stories of Edgar Allan Poe.
In a move that feels like a Girls subplot, Kristen Roupenian, the debut writer of The New Yorker’s viral short story about online dating, has scored a book deal.
Assembled with haiku-like precision, director Temirbek Birnazarov’s bittersweet chamber drama is based on a short story called The Old Man and the Angel by Talip Ibraimov.
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First Known Use of short story
SHORT STORY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of short story for English Language Learners
: a short written story usually dealing with few characters : a short work of fiction
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