Edgar Allan Poe on a Single Mood

“A short story must have a single mood and every sentence must build towards it.”–Edgar Allan Poe

4 thoughts on “Edgar Allan Poe on a Single Mood

  1. Very good advice!

    Not that it matters, but I recently founded a discounted collection of Charlotte Perkins Gilman’s short stories. I normally wouldn’t pick up such a volume, but your literary influence persuaded me to give it a chance. See? You’ve certainly broadened my horizons… 🙂

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