The Readers’ Guide
What’s in Issue 714
The Supreme Council finally hears from those who have not been allowed to speak.|
Bill Kowaleski, Living Standards
Chapter 33: Abdication
|Novella||Michael finds a marked contrast between his home life and that of the Clements’ island: Bill Prindle, Somewhere Beyond the Sea, part 4.|
|Serial||In the limitless reaches of space, a space station becomes the ultimate prison: Scott D. Coon, The Workforce Drive, part 3; conclusion.|
What thoughts might Gandhi and Tolstoy have shared about the troubles of everyday life?
Sameer Kulkarni, Distilled Letters.|
New contributor Jonathan Pickering sends young Asmund on a quest for trophies of courage and knowledge in The Land of Wires, part 1; conclusion.
How far can you trust a doll that wants to control you? Hannah Spencer, Dolly.
|Poetry||New contributor Lori R. Lopez, Something in the Light|
Shola Balogun, Scenes From the River|
Allison Grayhurst, To Die for the Heart’s Illusions
|Welcome||Bewildering Stories welcomes Lori R. Lopez and Jonathan Pickering.|
|Challenge||Challenge 714 finds that there is In Space, No Exit.|
|Gary Beck, Tremors excerpt|
New contributor Steven L. Rice, Alien TV Reception|
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.