Short Story Classics: An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge, By Ambrose Bierce

Short Story Classics: An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge, By Ambrose Bierce

Set during the American Civil War, “An Occurrence at Owl Creek” is Bierce’s most famous short story. It was first published in the San Francisco Examiner in 1890. It then appeared in Bierce’s 1891 collection Tales of Soldiers and Civilians.