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6 Twist Endings Every Writer Loves (That Are Bullshit)

Max Booth III was a ghostwriter for M. Night Shyamalan the whole time. Column by Max Booth III Reading an abundance of short stories in slush piles has cursed me with a sort of abhorrence toward twist endings. I still enjoy the concept of a twist ending. I love the idea of pulling the rug out from under the readers’ feet and turning their worlds upside down. If you can make your readers question everything they’ve just read, you’re basically a magician.
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