That Time I Posted A 60-Minute Story On Medium

When I first started writing fiction, I had a writing coach (Hey, Babz!) who pushed me to improve my writing constantly, much to my chagrin. In her mythical universe, poets were elevated above basketball players which was my background. Being unsuccessful for the most in getting me to write poetry, she settled on a short story which she would use to push me from mediocrity to something greater.