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The Readers’ Guide

What’s in Issue 576

New contributor Brooke Bartleson depicts the fates of two star-crossed and recrossed lovers: Emmaline and Alander.

Where’s a devil when you really need one? Down home in New Jersey: Walter Giersbach, Dancing with the Jersey Devil.

An interstellar rescue mission has to decide what a rescue would mean: Jeremy Szal, Contact Zero, part 1; conclusion.
A mysterious note-writer leaves a cryptic problem in phonetics: Charles C. Cole, This Means Warma.
Poetry Michael D. Amitin, Violins for Sherry
New contributor Mark Jones, Double Feature


Welcome Bewildering Stories welcomes Brooke Bartleson and Mark Jones.
The Critics’
Bewildering Stories discusses “The Deathless Hand
Challenge Challenge 575 Response ponders whether to Run or Roll?
Challenge 576 trembles before Apocalypses Then and Now.
The Reading
Want a scary story? Want two, both true? You have been warned...
Don Webb reviews Eric H. Cline, 1177 B.C., The Year Civilization Collapsed.
The Art
A randomly rotating selection of Bewildering Stories’ art
NASA: Picture of the Day
Sky and Telescope, 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.”

To Bewildering Stories’ schedule: In Times to Come

Readers’ reactions are always welcome.
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