18 Answered Questions for the topic Short Stories
What was "Rip Van Winkle" based on?
What did G. K. Chesterton mean by this sentence from the first chapter of 'The Man Who Knew Too Much'?
Do any of J. D. Salinger's short stories share locations or characters?
Did the event in Jim's foreword actually happen?
Why are pronouns used in this way in Nalo Hopkinson's "Shift"?
What's with the reference to "Alice in Wonderland" in Nalo Hopkinson's "The Reverse Cheshire Cat"?
Were the contributors to "The SEA is Ours" all already established authors?
The Merchant of Venice?
What is the significance of "half past two" in Wolfgang Borchert's The Clock and The Bread?
How is 'flash fiction' a distinctive genre?
The woods as a symbol in Young Goodman Brown?
What does the rose represent in "A Rose for Emily" by William Faulkner?
Meaning of "How can one admire a girl...so young she doesn't know how to bite her fingers"?
What is the significance/symbolism of the Cyclical book being cyclical in "The Library of Babel"?
What is the significance/symbolism of the hexagon in "The Library of Babel"?
What do you make of Harrison Bergeron himself? Does he represent the American dream to “be all you can be”?
What does the phrase "the silent imputation of parsimony" mean in The Gift of the Magi by O.Henry?