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What’s in Issue 584

Novel Kyran is a prisoner in Queen Daria’s castle. She has supernatural abilities like Kyran’s and seems to be making plans.
Sarah Ann Watts, Winter Ship
Chapter 7: Castle of the Sabre, part 1; part 2
Novella Lucky’s date is so hot he crashes into a fire hydrant.
Tantra Bensko, Equinox Mirror
Quennel’s literary triumph comes when his poem is time-traveled to Bletchley Park and decoded by Colossus: Channie Greenberg, Assistance with Quickly Becoming Unbearable.

New contributor Brian McTaggart shows what happens to the “undeserving poor” in The Winter of Dalton Cosby, part 1; conclusion.

A high-school lad will need his mom’s gentle understanding especially in his situation in the early 1950’s: Ron Van Sweringen, Tyler Green’s Closet.
Beware those who know too much and yet not quite enough: Charles C. Cole, Channeling Dad.
Poetry Jason C. Ford, An Inner Strength
Alyssa D. Ross, Rampion Tower


Welcome Bewildering Stories welcomes Brian McTaggart.
Challenge Challenge 584 can’t put together the Totems Without a Pole.
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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