“Can a short story really be iconic in the way of a poem, or a painting, or Elvis?”
asks Emily Temple in her article for LitHub,
“43 of the Mosts iconic Short Stories in the English Language, From Washington Irving to Kristen Roupenain”
What does it mean to be iconic?
As a writer you may be wondering, “How do I get there?”
I know I am!
Let’s check out some great examples.
Did you agree with her list?
Who would you have added or taken away?
Do you have a short story you would like to share here with the group? (your own or another’s you are fond of for any reason)