Good Story Blog

Here’s an Idea

Aristotle Begat “Save the Cat”

And the three-act play lives on.

It’s fitting, at the beginning of any adventure, to map out a beginning and an end. More

A Quest for a Good Story

What makes a story great? Does it ratchet emotions to extremes? Is it perfumed with exotic visuals? Must it always take you to a new place—or at least a place that’s new to you? More

Welcome to SHR

We are changing things up at SHR because we want to up our engagement with creatives like you. The publishing world has changed. The Internet opened up shiny, new ways to connect with writers and artists. We’d like to learn more about how and why artists and writers create, so we’ve decided to do things differently. We’re introducing podcasts, video tours through artists’ studios and a blog. By making this experience more interactive, we hope to become better artists and writers, ourselves. We’ll continue to publish stories, poetry and artwork too. Check out our submission page if you’re interested.More