The Readers’ Guide
What’s in Issue 516
Colonel Redgger’s power struggle with Jane bodes ill for human-Dohani relations. But a breakthrough is achieved in teaching Jane human language. At the beginning she tells a very simple story that says it all: “Dohani good. Human bad. Jane loves Dexter.”|
Martin Kerharo, The Dohani War
New contributor Ron J. Cruz hands Steven Ferris a condundrum. Steven can be cured of his illness, but then who will he be? Ferris Wheel, part 1; conclusion.|
New contributor Philip Murray-Lawson piles on levels of satire that might have come straight out of this week’s headlines: The Extinction Game.
Can an android overcome her human programming? She may, if she’s programmed well enough: Alexander G. Tozzi, Kill the Hurkle!
|New contributor Carly Berg portrays a party where the participants quarrel and a couple get Bitten.|
David Barber, Ruben de la Vialle, 1660|
Rebecca Lu Kiernan, Glaciers Come Slowly?
|Thomas F. Wylie, Cold Car|
|Welcome||Bewildering Stories welcomes Carly Berg, Ron J. Cruz, and Philip Murray-Lawson.|
Bewildering Stories discusses Misunderstandings in The Dohani War.|
Don Webb, Marezydoats in Outer Space
James Graham, William Blake’s “Innocence”
Bewildering Stories responds to “William Blake’s ‘Innocence’.”
|Challenge||Challenge 516 wonders about the connection between Body and Soul.|
|David Redd, Labours of Love: Philip Harbottle, Algis Budrys|
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 © March 4, 2013 by Bewildering Stories