The Readers’ Guide
What’s in Issue 499
Surgeons strive to salvage Martin after his automobile crash. Barbara and Edvard find a clue to the parties who sabotaged Martin’s car:|
Bertl Falk, Infranet
An allegory can come to life when readers realize they’re realiy living in it: David Adès, In the Land of Maybe.|
New contributor Bryan Carrigan introduces Saint James and Wickham, who are trying to rescue miners from a calamity in an asteroid mining station. How might one best pass the time, struggling in a lost cause? Lucy IV-M35, part 1; part 2; conclusion.
If an artificial intelligence can attain moral heroism, why can’t man? Ian Cordingley, For Your Tomorrow.
New contributor Tara Tyler introduces a family who comes to the aid of Sage, wno is besieged by Indigo: The Guardian Tree.
|New contributor C. A. Sanders implies a question. Given heroic imagination, how much reality do we really want? Masked Man Works at Shop-Rite.|
Rebecca Lu Kiernan, Timewave Zero|
Cristina-Monica Moldoveanu, Candle Thread
|Mary B. McArdle, October Fantasy|
|Welcome||Bewildering Stories welcomes C. A. Sanders and Tara Tyler.|
|Challenge||Challenge 499 finds a sole survivor On a Halifax Pier.|
|David K. Scholes, Speculative Fiction, excerpt|
A randomly rotating selection of Bewildering Stories’ art|
NASA: Picture of the Day
This Week’s Sky at a Glance
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 © October 22, 2012 by Bewildering Stories