Read the first instalment of the Newcastle Course Blog series here.
Read the second instalment of the Newcastle Course Blog series here.
Read the third instalment of the Newcastle Course Blog series here.
Read the fourth instalment of the Newcastle course blog series here.
Read the fifth instalment of the Newcastle Course blog series here.
To learn more about our short story courses and to find out details of our upcoming courses in Manchester (Sold Out!) and London (Still some places!), visit the courses page on our website.
And to learn more about the short story form, view writing exercises and read famous stories for free, visit our resources page.
This is the final blog of the series, and we all at Comma would like to say a massive thank you to Clay for his insightful, candid and funny blog posts. We’ve been looking forward to receiving them each month, and it is with bitter sweetness that we post this last one. Good luck with your writing Clay!
Clayton Lister is a long-time lover of the short story. Most recently, his stories have appeared in Bare Fiction, Prole Magazine and the HISSAC Winners Anthology.