LIFE ON MARS AND OTHER SHORT STORIES is a collection of short stories written by Kennedy Campbell. "Life on Mars" is about Private Argos who lands on Mars with his partner to prepare for colonization on the planet. During their time on the surface, they find something that shouldn't be there. "Flu Season" is about a college student suffering from the flu. "Behave" has the young troublemaker, Florence, heading to the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum. And "Premeditated" has Valerie spending a night at a motel after the murder of her husband.