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
The playwright and short story writer Anton Chekhov died in 1904, when film was still in its infancy.
Drake, like Lovelace, is also published in print (two full-length novels, one collection of short stories, and a few poetry books) and leveraged social media as a tool to connect with readers.
Entertainment for the afternoon included six different re-enactments and 20 individual readings of short stories about memorable Medina women and organizations.
One episode would be a series of short stories; another would be a musical.
So what does best-selling short story writer and novelist Bloom (Come to Me, Away, Lucky Us) bring to the party?
Following in the footsteps of her grandfather and aunt, Gia Coppola makes her directorial debut with Palo Alto, an adaptation of James Franco's book of short stories about wayward teenagers growing up in California.
That’s actually the premise of a short story that Schmidt (the director of climate research at NASA’s Goddard Institute of Space Studies) wrote to go with the paper.
He's created a short story of Metropolis giving Superman a day of praise and the Man of Steel humbly trying to find a disastrous distraction to avoid such acclaim.
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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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