on The Write Life:
Are you a novelist? Poet? Blogger?
It doesn’t matter which genre you specialize in, you’re surely wondered how to become a better writer. I’ll tell all of you the same thing: Writing short stories can improve your writing craft.
For those of you who are wary to spend your time writing short stories, let’s be clear: Writing short stories is not a waste of time.
It doesn’t matter if you publish your stories or not because either way, you’ll get something great out of it— becoming a better writer!
Here’s how short stories can help you become a better writer.