Telling a story — in 140 characters or less

Inspired by the micro-blogging service Twitter, a growing number of authors are crafting stories and poems in 140 characters or less, aiming to take advantage of Twitter's potential as a distribution channel for their creative output, AFP reports. "I'm now at over 6,000 followers on Twitter," the Montreal-based short story writer Arjun Basu said at the 140 Characters Conference, a two-day talkfest devoted to all things Twitter held in New

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