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If the novel writer is the carpenter who structures a whole house, and a short story writer is the decorator of one of its rooms, then the micro fiction writer is the mailman who looks into the box before dropping in the household’s letters. Readers discover something brief and intimate in a very short space.

Camille Renshaw, The Essentials of Micro-Fiction, http://www.pifmagazine.com/1998/06/the-essentials-of-microfiction/