Scott SouthardCurrent State Contributor
Current State contributor Scott Southard is author of the novels "A Jane Austen Daydream" and “Maximilian Standforth and the Case of the Dangerous Dare." More of his writing can be found at his blog, The Musings and Artful Blunders of Scott D. Southard.
Traditionally, short stories are birthed out of what-ifs.What if you go to Mars and find dead relatives? What if a sea monster confuses a fog horn with a…