Is it Okay to Break the Rules When Writing Short Stories?

Some writing related rules are really just suggestions.

On the day I decided I was finally going to take a short story writing course, I cautioned myself with the following words:

At least learn all the rules first, before you start breaking them.

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Justiss Goode

Justiss Goode

Prolific Writer | Self-published Author | Insatiable Reader | Owns: DAILY JUSTISS Publication including OVER 500 diverse stories. “I publish every single day!”