Thanks to Wendy Tyson for including me in a panel discussion on short stories at The Thrill Begins. The topic at hand centers around the question of whether writers should work on short stories while trying to get their novels published (or maybe while trying to write those novels in the first place or maybe between novels). I was pleased to share my own thoughts, and it was great fun hearing the perspectives of the other panelists: Gretchen Archer, E.A. Aymar, and B.K. Stevens—especially since Bonnie Stevens and I used some of the same phrases in cautioning about preconceptions on the relationships between the two forms!
Read the full discussion here.