Because this stuff hasn’t had the benefit of an editor, it may contain typos and awkward writerisms.
I’m not a short story writer. At one point, however, believing the (very poor) advice that novelists must publish short fiction if they ever hope to publish longer works, I attempted to write short stories.
Keep Away from Naked Flame (A Regan and Talis story)
Writing is a bit like movie making. My manuscripts shrink at least 10-percent in the editing process. And some ideas go the way of the dinosaur, complete extinction. Here are a few things that ended up on the cutting room floor.
The Music of Chaos – Outtake 2 (contains spoilers)