Short Stories @ BellaOnline Too busy to read? Grab ideas for great Short Stories collections to dip into, or to give as gifts. Submission ideas and recommendations from the Classics to the sharpest shorts of new Flash and Micro Fiction. en-us Copyright 2014 All Rights Reserved. Sat, 30 Aug 2014 10:18:50 EST 240 Short Stories @ BellaOnline The Teaching Story A teaching story begins by presenting a problem. A series of short stories whose characters face modern problems canít guarantee the reader an ultimate resolution. However, by identifying with a character and the problems presented, the reader can become emotionally invested in the story outcome. Mon, 19 May 2014 13:00:00 EST Short Stories with a Historical Backdrop If you have a passion for history, consider writing a short story set within an historical background. Think of it as an archeological exploration using words as your main tool instead of a shovel. Mon, 12 May 2014 13:15:00 EST Creative Backgrounds for Short Stories Create a rich background and texture to showcase your characters. Memories can help you develop a rich background and texture to showcase your characters. In a short time you will be writing your short story into the setting. A descriptive memory is ready for your story. Mon, 5 May 2014 13:00:00 EST