New Stan Dryer Stories

I have just had 3 more stories published. “Playing Out the Deck” has to do with pushup poker, the Appalachian Trail, the war in Afghanistan and how friends help each other when things get tough. “Trouble-Free Driving” describes a hit man’s encounter with an over-friendly state trooper. “Never Kidnap a Crime Novelist” describes how aContinue reading “New Stan Dryer Stories”

Getting Stories Published

I’ve added two new items to my blog that may be of interest to you. First, a number of the writers in my writing groups were interested in knowing how to get the short stories they had written published. I wrote a description of what I knew of the world that publishes short stories andContinue reading “Getting Stories Published”

Conquering the Washington Monument

This is a note to let you know what’s new on standryer.com.  First, I’ve added another section to the story “Compatibility” under WRITING A STORY. This is a short story I’m writing with commentary on the writing process along the way. Feel free to comment (bottom of this post) and I’ll post appropriate comments withContinue reading “Conquering the Washington Monument”