Your past short story writing history - None, except school long ago, of course. Other than some non-fiction articles, I haven't done shorter works. Date you electronically published your first story- I published my first novel in February 2010. The first (and only to date) short story mid-April 2011. Amount of effort you put into advertising your short stories- Pretty much none. You reviewed it when I answered your post on KB, and I mentioned it on my own blog. Genre(s)- The short story is western historical romance. My novels are that and cozy mystery. The average length your individual short stories tend to be- My short story is 6,000 words. Amazon sales data All data for one short story, 6,000 words. Partial month of April (first available and first sales April 13): 56 May: 125 June: 117 July: 101 B&N sales data None. Not available on B&N This story has been available free on my website since the beginning. It was also available for free on Smashwords through May. I don't know how many free downloads there have been since my website doesn't tally them.