Write Links’ first Professional Development session for 2020 got off to a sizzling start and was kept short and sweet, keeping with the stamina of the short story. Mia Macrossan shared sensational take home tips for writing the short story for children and insight into what the judges are looking for.
Tuck Shop Takeover by Combat Dad, written by Debbie Smith and winner of the 2018 StoryLinks Short Story Competition was used as a sample writing piece to help demonstrate Mia’s tips.
#10 Top Tips
1. Do enter competitions because they