The Readers’ Guide
What’s in Issue 578
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
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
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.|
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.|
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.