Rules of short storygreenspun.com : LUSENET : The Work of Edgar Allan Poe : One Thread
I was wondering if anyone could help me locate Poe's rules of short story writing. Thanks for any help you can provide.
-- Anonymous, February 02, 2003
Poe's theories of short stories: 1. Able to read in one setting 2. Should have single impact on the reader 3. Perfect subject matter is the death of a beautiful woman, as told by her bereaved lover
-- Anonymous, February 03, 2003