Writing a short story can sometimes be more difficult than writing a novel. If your idea is too grand then the story will expand beyond the realm of what a short story can handle.
How do you keep your idea within the word count of around 5000 words? There are many tips and tricks to get that awesome story idea down on paper that just doesn’t fall into the category of a novel but has the potential of captivating readers. The video that followers is an excellent primer for writing a great short story. Give it a watch and see if your idea fits the mold.