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Flash Fiction

Bender’s Sister Speaks by Julie Zuckerman

Craft

The Grind: Revelatory Repetition in Edward P. Jones’s “An Orange Line Train to Ballston”

Fiction

Interiors by Mike Corrao

Flash Fiction

My Cat Gets Loose in the Steakhouse by Scott Garson

Craft

On (Not) Writing the Bar Story Part II: The Instructor

Craft

On (Not) Writing the Bar Story Part I: The Amateur Writer

Fiction

Origami Dogs by Noley Reid

Flash Fiction

A Girl Climbs a Tree by Ruth Joffre

Interviews

Hybrid Interview: Gayle Brandeis

Craft

Art of the Opening: Raymond Carver and Crafting a Hook

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CRAFT is a literary magazine for fiction. We explore how fiction works, reading short stories and flash fiction with a focus on the elements of craft, on the art of fiction. We feature previously unpublished short fiction weekly, with occasional reprints, as well as weekly critical pieces including essays on narrative craft, interviews, book annotations and reviews, and more.

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