Here's the challenge, should you choose to accept it:
Write and submit a short story every week (or
month), starting the first week of January and ending the last week of
Goal: 52 new submissions in 52 weeks (or 12 in 12
You don't have to write and submit the same
story within the same week - although that's what Bradbury did. Often, of
course, it pays to set a story aside for a while and come back to it.
The length of your story can be as short as
Twitter fiction (140 characters) or as long as a novelette (15,000 words). Any
style, any genre: whatever you write.
Every week/month we'll post a "check-in" where you
can tell the world about your progress. Share your triumphs and disasters here
or tweet them with the #write1sub1 Twitter hashtag.
is reported to have finished a story each week, mailed it out to a
magazine, then got to work right away on his next story. We're going to spend
the year in his shadow.
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