Back-up - T.A. Webb, Sara York, Lee Brazil, Rawiya, Patricia Logan, Havan Fellows, Jane Amanda Smith, Lavina Lewis, C.R. Guiliano Hmmm, short stories are often difficult to pull off for one of three reasons. Either the plot is too complex, the plot is entirely TOO SIMPLE, or the writer gets carried away and ends up with half of a full length novel instead of a short story. I must say that the first description best fits this...collaborative effort.