What’s in Issue 334
Richard K. Lyon, The Long Dark Road to Wizardry|
Pyre advises caution, but Breen feels he must rush to the aid of the captured princess. The two cousins have quite different objectives; have they come to a final parting of ways?
Book VI: The Puppet’s War
Episode 7: Six Black Doors
|Novella||Brian tells how he became indentured to Lord “Max” Nagual: John W. Steele, Beyond the Island, chapter 6.|
|Serial||The villagers have made their decision about their Chi’me overlords; now Vinal must make his: Elaine Graham-Leigh, Why We Fight, part 3; conclusion.|
The coat of vengeance is one size fits all: Germán Amatto, To Share a Destiny — Compartir un destino.|
New contributor Brenton Harper-Murray introduces Leo, a psychiatric patient whose hallucinations are very sticky for all he meets: Unstuck.
Little Tommy feels driven to hold a Viking funeral for his older brother Ed’s crashed model airplane. It’s something Ed himself has done before, and it seems appropriate before Ed goes to Korea: Gary Inbinder, Icarus.
New contributor Patrick Iversen sends the dwarf Arvid and his son Tomas on a perilous mission to collect troll’s blood as a medication for Ingri’s rare disease. The trouble with trolls is that they do not heed polite entreaties: Stone Cold Deception, part 1; part 2; conclusion.
The marvel of technological progress is that one generation can even communicate with another: Michael D. Brooks, Back in My Day.|
Applied veterinary medicine can owe a lot to experience: Arnold Hollander, The Foot Treatment.
|Anna Ruiz, Beggar|
|Interview||Bewildering Stories interviews Michael E. Lloyd, part 1; conclusion|
|Welcome||Bewildering Stories welcomes Brenton Harper-Murray and Patrick Iversen.|
|Challenge||Challenge 334 wonders about Unsolved Puzzles.|
Michele Dutcher, The Creepy Guy|
Mark Koerner, The Flint Forest
A randomly rotating selection of Bewildering Stories’ art|
NASA: Picture of the Day
Earth Observatory Picture of the Day
Randomly selected Bewildering motto:
Randomly selected classic rejection notice:
Bewildering Stories’ official mottoes:
“Poems are not made with ideas; they are made with words.” — Stéphane Mallarmé
Ars longa, vita brevis. Rough translation: “Proofreading never ends.”
Readers’ reactions are always welcome.
Copyright © April 27, 2009 by Bewildering Stories