The Readers’ Guide
What’s in Issue 539
|Novel||Capt. Hargrove and Erik settle scores with Capt. Daniels, but Erik has some explaining to do about unconventional software: James Bright, Pyrrhic Victory, part 10, section 1; section 2.|
|Serial||Brad Jacobs presents his plan to employ the “stunts” offworld: Bill McCormick, A Letter From an Editor, part 2.|
New contributor Nathan Elberg introduces Anahita and Tamsyn, twin sisters accused of witchcraft. Their best ally is an astute politician: Sticks, Stones and Monsters, part 1; part 2; conclusion.|
New contributor Ariele Sieling gives the fairy tale of Snow White and the Seven Dwarves a comic turn: The Poisoned Apple, part 1; conclusion.
With the aid of a butterfly, an ill woman goes quietly into that good night: Jewel B. Davis, A Small Miracle.|
New contributor Sandy Hiortdahl introduces Bobo and his owner, a wife, who takes him with her on a bus to anywhere: Hounded Grey Stop.
B. Z. Niditch, Aunt Manya|
Piyush Pandey, The Unguided Ship
|Welcome||Bewildering Stories welcomes Nathan Elberg, Sandy Hiortdahl, and Ariele Sieling.|
|Challenge||Challenge 539 says The Hound Goes Around.|
Iris Brinkborg, Gröna Planeten — The Green Planet|
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 © August 26, 2013 by Bewildering Stories