After you are done limbering up, stretching, and playing around with this bit of writing gymnastics take a brake, and come back when you are ready. Good. Now that you have websites like this out of your system it is time to write.
Don't you dare taking the time to actually practice writing?
Saaaaaaame shit, different web page.
From the page: "right of passage" Good job screwing up a phrase on your writing website!
From the page: "What is a short story? As soon as someone delivers a definition, some good writer will write a story that proves the theory wrong. About the only thing we can say for sure is that short stories are short and that they are written in what we call prose. Some attributes, however, seem to show up more often than not."