EP. 12 THE SHORT STORY METHOD
The short story is a powerful, compact method of literary ammunition. Masters such as Edgar Allen Poe and Flannery O'Connor have revolutionized the style, and today, modern readers are attracted to the short story for its lean and concise treaties, its accessibility, and of course, the ease of commitment. Douglas Kennedy used the medium of the short story to write his way into a future career, and explains to Matthew D'Abate how making this decision led to him from New York City, to Maine, and finally, across the Atlantic to Dublin, Ireland.