The Readers’ Guide
What’s in Issue 533
|Novel||Erik goes on a virtual undercover mission in enemy computers: James Bright, Pyrrhic Victory, part 3.|
New contributor Dylan Larson-Harsch depicts life under Adam Smith’s “worst form of government”: Ralegine.|
New contributor Thomas Lesh does an ironic take on the old fairy tale about kissing a frog and getting a prince: The Frog Prince, part 1; conclusion.
In a foundry plagued by a gremlin, Fritz and Billy can take some comfort in applying the principle ‘the enemy of my enemy is my friend’: Mike Phillips, Machine Fink, part 1; conclusion.
Some things are just not meant to be, except in stories: Charles C. Cole, Stel.|
All these chess players need is a bronze clock: Boris Kokotov, The Chess Players.
Michael D. Amitin, Zen Sunday Blues|
B. Z. Niditch, Four A.M.
Irena Pasvinter, Lucky Bastard
|Welcome||Bewildering Stories welcomes Dylan Larson-Harsch and Thomas Lesh|
|Challenge||Challenge 533 Check|
Don Webb, Laptop|
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.
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