Gain confidence in your writing and complete a short story as you learn key elements of successful short stories, including openings and endings, character creation, settings, dialogue, description and construction.
John O'Donoghue is the author of 'Sectioned: A Life Interrupted'
(John Murray, 2009), 'Brunch Poems' (Waterloo Press, 2009) and
'Fools & Mad' (Waterloo Press, 2014). He was awarded Mind Book
of the Year 2010 by judges Fay Weldon, Michele Roberts, and Blake
Morrison. John O'Donoghue has a PhD in Creative Writing and lives