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The Readers’ Guide

What’s in Issue 578

Novel The Winter Ship is a legend, an old tale. For those who rule over tide and time, who can say this ship does not sail every year?
Sarah Ann Watts, Winter Ship
Chapter 1: Wolf’s Paw, part 1; part 2; part 3
Novella A dysmorphic Lucky Lavaggio travels ahead in time on the Equinox, using her scrying mirror to foresee her future as an opera singer and jilted lover. Meanwhile, a male Lucky Lavaggio battles the void.
Tantra Bensko, Equinox Mirror
Chapter 1: Preparations for Winter
Chapter 2: Helpful
An elderly eminent scientist chooses exactly the wrong time and place to succumb to seduction: Mike Florian, An Illicit Incident at the Imperial.

A long-suffering mother of obstreperous children has a seatmate from Hell on an airplane trip: Channie Greenberg, Unlike Her Children.

Beware reality that becomes art and vice-versa: O. D. Hegre, Immersion Art.

A mocking voice adds insult to the injury of indoor rain: Jeremy Szal, The Rainmaker.
Can any amount of retribution be enough? Charles C. Cole, Life, Interrupted.
Poetry Michael Amitin, Big Brown Chuckle Bites
New contributor Alyssa D. Ross, A Wife Named White


Welcome Bewildering Stories welcomes Alyssa D. Ross.
Discussion Bewildering Stories sees that Wherever There’s Money...
Challenge Challenge 578 espies danger in Trawling.
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

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