Set between TOS and TMP. Not all refits go smoothly, but Commander Scott is starting to believe if there are forces working against his beloved Enterprise while she sits in dry dock getting a complete overhaul. "Design for Conspiracy" is a 4300-ish word short story, told in 8 scenes, although several of them are very short, and began posting on February 23rd, 2020. This is a work of fan fiction taking place in the Star Trek prime universe just after The Original Series time frame. The rights to Star Trek and all associated names and characters are held by CBS-Paramount and no infringement is intended. If you like Star Trek TOS fiction, I do have several other stories up on Wattpad. "Between a Rock and a Klingon", starring Lt. Chekov; "Breath Control", starring Dr. Chapel; and a novel-length story currently serializing, "Fractured Unity". Click on my name and you should get there without too many mouse clicks.