Should we post old short stories too?

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Should we post old fiction as well as new on the website?

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Ortho the Frank
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Should we post old short stories too?

Postby Ortho the Frank » Sun Jul 04, 2010 3:57 am

Hi there! When it came to the "Fiction" section of the website, Chris was planning to stick mostly to posting new stories. A recent post by Askyn asking if his novels were available as ebooks, however, got me thinking.

Should we post already-published short stories as well as new fiction? Although some of the stories are obviously part of an ongoing series (that might confuse the reader), many others could work as standalone short stories just fine.

What do you think? Let us know!
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Re: Should we post old short stories too?

Postby Batchman » Sun Jul 04, 2010 6:09 am

My personal thought is always going to be the more, the merrier ... but possibly some publishers may disagree. I manage a website for an author, who has posted on it the three short stories he's written ... but we recently had to remove it from the site for at least a couple of years, because somebody just decided to publish it again.

More things to read is always a great thing, however.
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Re: Should we post old short stories too?

Postby Koheleth » Mon Jul 05, 2010 3:42 am

Hooray! The yea's are winning the vote! Up with democracy!
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Re: Should we post old short stories too?

Postby Albigensia » Wed Jul 14, 2010 12:47 am

I agree - the more stories the better.
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Re: Should we post old short stories too?

Postby catsend » Sun Jul 18, 2010 7:25 pm

Yes, more, please!
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Re: Should we post old short stories too?

Postby cstasheff » Thu Jul 29, 2010 10:41 pm

Thank you kindly. We'll start mining the hard drive on my old Powerbook.
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Re: Should we post old short stories too?

Postby Ortho the Frank » Fri Jul 30, 2010 12:31 am

Personally, I'm campaigning for "Mind Out of Time", my favorite GRIPE story. It's about 100 pages, so we might have to post it in chunks. Unfortunately, it was last published in 2003 (in a rather obscure short story collection), so we're not sure if the rights have reverted back yet -- in other words, if it's okay to post it here for free. We'll see.
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Re: Should we post old short stories too?

Postby RykerFranklin » Fri Jul 19, 2013 8:26 pm

i am agree to for this post
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Re: Should we post old short stories too?

Postby RykerFranklin » Wed Jul 24, 2013 8:28 pm

according to my opinion its good beacouse more reading more knowledge. But many peoples are not so happy with it.

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