The Readers’ Guide
What’s in Issue 552
Earl wakens to discover what steps Elroy and his puppet, Herbert Mann, are taking to impose their authority.|
Sherman Smith, Two Blind Men and a Fool
Chapter 13: Where Does One Begin?
Persephone and Jim Driscoll have married, but now we see how hard it was for them to achieve it.|
Mark Bonica, Spiraling In
New contributor O. D. Hegre tells of an aged man who welcomes a visitation he once witnessed many years before: The Guardian.|
New contributor Rudy Ravindra tells a love story that could end badly in many ways: The Ambitious Girl, part 1; part 2; conclusion.
Want to time travel? Not so fast there; take Aunt Bessie’s advice and cast all the right spells first: João Ventura, RTFM — Especially Aunt Bessie’s — Viagem no Tempo.
|An old kerchief becomes a last object of contention between a man and wife: Charles C. Cole, Silverfish.|
Oonah V. Joslin, Between Seasons|
Visalakshi Viswanathan, Somewhere in Gundaroo
|Welcome||Bewildering Stories welcomes O. D. Hegre and Rudy Ravindra.|
|Bewildering Stories discusses “Spiraling In”|
|Challenge||Challenge 552 says “Awe Shocks” about Coronaroogeddon.|
|Danielle L. Parker, A Shopping List: Cookbooks You Can Read|
|Richard Ong photographs a Coronal Mass Ejection.|
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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