Fiction, Short Story

  • Term: Fall 2022
  • Start Date: September 30, 2022
  • End Date: November 4, 2022
  • Day of Week: Friday
  • Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm
  • Level: Introductory
  • Audience: Adult
  • Location: Online
  • Availability: Yes
  • Public Price: $305.00
  • Member Price: $274.50

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Intro to Short Story

Bring an idea or a draft of a short story and unspool its possibilities in six weeks. We will learn the core fiction concepts of characterization, narrative tension, voice, and structure, and students will complete a revised draft of a short story up to 25 pages in length. Students will receive detailed feedback on their work from the instructor.

Registration dates:

August 22: Scholarship Donation Day (Learn more.)

August 23: Member registration opens

August 30: General registration opens

Radhika Sharma

Radhika Sharma


Radhika Sharma is the author of Parikrama: A Collection of Short Stories and Mangoes for Monkeys: A Novel. Radhika received her MFA from the San Francisco State University. Her byline has appeared in several newspapers and magazines including The San Francisco Chronicle, The San Jose Mercury News, India Currents, Tri City Voice, and others. She is currently at work on a novel and a collection of essays.