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How I failed to write two bad stories in a row

After I picked a bit of flash to finish, I kept thinking I’d clean it up by Saturday night.  Then I made the mistake of thinking there needed to be more to the concept, but the more I tried to extend it, the less I liked it.  It got so bad, I started to wonder if Ray Bradbury was wrong when he said, “Write a short story every week. It’s not possible to write 52 bad short stories in a row.”

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