Month: March 2012

Short Story Reality

A question that pops up semi-regularly:  How is a short story different from reality? First, in a short story all the facts, attitudes, and actions are focused on a single idea.  If the idea is that the search for excitement can lead you to dangerous places, then mentioning nice flowers don’t forward the story, so…

Meaning of Political

What does it mean when ‘political’ decisions are the rule of the day? That the advantages for your party count more than the advantages for citizens. That the drive to maneuver events to benefit your party rather than to benefit citizens is paramount.