I don’t know if I write short stories or flash fiction or enter competitions or write for magazines.
Actually, I have tried them all in the three years I have been learning to write fiction.
Women’s magazines have defeated me so far, except for one or two snippets and photo caption stories of mine that they have taken.
But short story competitions have had the bulk of my effort and given me the biggest portion of satisfaction.
Crediton Festival short story competition is the pinnacle of my achievement. It spurs me on, keeps me writing. And editing and editing and editing…