The Readers’ Guide
What’s in Issue 630
Dingman escorts Janatone towards Earth on a space elevator. They are accompanied by a Martian cyborg and, soon, space pirates from Phobos.|
Bertrand Cayzac, Floozman in Space
Chapter 8: I Am the Passenger, part 1
|Novella||John Piper has just returned from Vietnam. He finds his father in serious trouble with a loan shark. John has come from one combat zone to another: James Shaffer, Back to the World, part 9; part 10; part 11.|
New contributor Anselmo J. Alliegro shows the lengths to which crooks will go in order to steal a treasure: The Magdalene Heist, parts I-II; parts III-VI, conclusion.|
New contributor Ada Fetters introduces Emery, a partially blind musician, who gets into trouble while working alone late one night: Colorblind Chameleon, part 1; part 2; conclusion.
New contributor Jim Toal brings a couple, Alex and Mel, to the luxurious Lakeside resort. With what will they leave, and what will they leave behind? Trim.
|Poetry||Stephen Ellams, My Faith and Wisdom Hat|
Edward Ahern, The Game|
John Grey, Here’s the Deal
|Welcome||Bewildering Stories welcomes Anselmo J. Alliegro, Ada Fetters, and Jim Toal.|
|Challenge||Challenge 630 sees the ball on the Foul Line, Fair Line.|
Channie Greenberg espies The Seldom-Seen Coypu.|
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.