And now, pick a number between 1 and 100. Instant writing prompt. :D - I actually started reading this as chapter titles XD now THAT would be one crazy story.
...that.. is.. not a dog.. Well, no, but she's a good dog
Kurt Vonnegut - eight tips on how to write a good short story...
15 Really Funny Short Stories 15 Really Funny Short Stories. more funny short stories here.[optin-cat id&
A pic is worth a 1000 words
Short stories for middle school/high school classrooms
29 Short Stories You Need To Read In Your Twenties. Best thing on Buzzfeed yet. It not only tells you what to read, but gives you links to almost al of them for free.
The formula is your character + a descriptor followed by an event followed by a conflict.
6 Reasons You Should Be Writing Short Stories....And 5 Tips to Help You Get Started - Do you ever take a break from your larger writing projects to type out a short story? Here’s why you should.
Pretty awesome. Not comprehensive obviously, but a good introduction.