Evolution of the Short Story
Classical: a concise account condensed to its essentials.
Minimalism: delete all context and development until only a slice of life is depicted.
Modernism: add gratuitous sex and violence.
Post Literate: reduce all syntax and vocabulary to a juvenile level.
Post Modernism: make all sex and violence politically correct.
Deconstructionism: remove all good and meaningful parts.
Now, publish whatever remains as fine art!