The Readers’ Guide
What’s in Issue 585
Queen Daria interrogates Kyran. She has a surprise for Majvaz, and he has one for her.|
Sarah Ann Watts, Winter Ship
Male Lucky visits his mother; Lady Lucky takes a plane trip into the jungle.|
Tantra Bensko, Equinox Mirror
Chapter 11: Lucky’s Visit
New contributor Thomas E. Lange commemorates the centenary of the First World War. A very young vicar’s virtual baptism in the evil of a man and of men reveals what his first baptism really means: A Vicar’s Baptism, part 1; conclusion.|
New contributor N. Joy Lutton reunites Jake at long last with the only one who never found in him anything to forgive: Pongo, part 1; conclusion.
Talking about feelings can ease pain, especially if one has a good listener: Bob Welbaum, Combat Fatigue.
John Grey, Safe Time|
B. Z. Niditch, Brothers Under the Skin
Classic Reissue: Thomas R., Afterwards
Bewildering Stories marks its 13th year of publication with a salute to an esteemed veteran contributor. “Afterwards” appeared in our first issue, in June 2002.
|Welcome||Bewildering Stories welcomes Thomas E. Lange and N. Joy Lutton.|
|Challenge||Challenge 585 looks askance at Accidents in Common.|
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.