Short story writing is one of the money-giving professions. Many youngsters have opted to take up this profession in preference to other professions like journalism and teaching. Although this profession will give less money during the initial days, in the long-run this profession will give more money than other modern professions. There are many short stories which can be identified with the particular author. Many authors have stated that short stories are more effective than lengthy stories. Writing short stories is more challenging than writing lengthy stories. Many short stories have been converted into feature films. Since within few pages, the author has to express what he wants to expresses. This is really challenging. One should have very command over English language to master the art of writing short stories.