Nascence: 17 Stories That Failed and What They Taught Me

Nascence: 17 Stories That Failed and What They Taught Me

by Tobias S. Buckell
     
 

New York Times Bestseller Tobias S. Buckell has published 45 short stories in various magazines and anthologies. But in the process of learning how to sell those 45, he wrote over 100 short stories that failed in a variety of ways while learning the craft.

In Nascence, he reprints 17 failed stories written from 1996-2004 and details some of the major failings…  See more details below

Overview

New York Times Bestseller Tobias S. Buckell has published 45 short stories in various magazines and anthologies. But in the process of learning how to sell those 45, he wrote over 100 short stories that failed in a variety of ways while learning the craft.

In Nascence, he reprints 17 failed stories written from 1996-2004 and details some of the major failings of the stories that led him to abandon them, and what he learned from those failures moving forward.

Nascence isn�t just a look at how stories fail, but also a look the beginnings of Buckell�s fictional worlds and the stories he was trying to tell at the very start.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940012371430
Publisher:
Tobias Buckell
Publication date:
03/26/2011
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
432 KB

Meet the Author

Tobias S. Buckell is a New York Times Bestselling Caribbean-born speculative fiction writer who grew up in Grenada, the British Virgin Islands, and the U.S. Virgin Islands. He has published stories in various magazines and anthologies.

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