What’s in Issue 364
Urbanus Collectus has the key to the third lock, and Swedenborg opens the fourth. Both unleash dragons:|
Bertil Falk, Apocalypse for a Dissociated Creator
New contributor Rob Hunter thrusts Harley Pigeon and Ed Seitz into the machinations of a mysterious love triangle. The solution will come in a dream featuring a Cherokee Purple, part 1; part 2; part 3; part 4.
New contributor Chris Castle introduces a nameless man who plays the role of his twin brother for the benefit of his aged mother. His part is sad and stressful, and he needs professional help: The Escapist.|
In the megayears of a generation ship’s lonely journey in space, a latter-day clone has a brilliant idea to prove that the expedition will be worthwhile: Peter Cawdron, Serengeti, part 1; part 2; conclusion.
What would happen if a simple, inexpensive power source were monopolized? D. A. Madigan, Power 2 the Peepz, part 1; conclusion.
New contributor Scott Wilson has a man seek his demon lover in The Gas Fields of Mars.
A truly bewildering invitation for news articles in the far future: Channie Greenberg, Powered by Gas.|
There should be transparency but the waters of supply and demand are frequently sullied: Oonah V. Joslin, Transparency.
Richard H. Fay, The Devourer Took a New Name|
Arnold Hollander, At a Town Hall Near You
Rebecca Lu Kiernan, Umbra
Anna Ruiz, I Confess
|Welcome||Bewildering Stories welcomes Chris Castle, Rob Hunter, and Scott Wilson.|
|Discussion||Jim Harrington and Bewildering Stories discuss: What Do Editors Want?|
Challenge 364 sings Oh For a Life at the Speed of c.
Challenge 364 Response: “Serengeti”
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 © December 7, 2009 by Bewildering Stories