Fateful Misconceptions’ is a collection of 7 diverse short stories; spanning different eras, multiple genres and numerous continents. At times; poignant, emotional and passionate, in parts; deceitful, ironic or laced with dark humour. All contain a fateful decision which drives each story forward with the resulting and sometimes surprising consequences for our characters. Award winning stories from established author, Steven J Smith, entwine comfortably with the fresh approach of new writer; Edward Prosser. The combined work adds considerable depth and dimension to create a truly thought provoking series of tales for the reader to enjoy and contemplate long after finishing the book.