|Find the flash in your short fiction|
- Remove all unnecessary words.
- Replace ambiguous and long phrases with one precise word.
Repeat the entire process. Now flash your audience.
Tip: This is also a great way to force yourself to edit your work to the essentials.
Resource: For more on flash, visit the Writers Digest article "What Is Flash Fiction."
For more writing tips, visit the Word for Words Online Workshop, and Adele's blog.