Department header
Bewildering Stories

The Readers’ Guide

What’s in Issue 744

Novella The Lookout Beaver Club induces a dream in an unsuspecting subject. Maggi meets Fura and Runni, who are the Lookout Beavers’ enemies.
Ásgrímur Hartmannsson, Attack on an Evil God
Chapter 3: Dream Quest
Chapter 4: The Opposition
Worried about concussions in muscle sports? This over-the-top farce says we ain’t seen nothin’ yet: Gary Clifton, Gorillo Lightfeather, Nose Guard.

New contributor Paul Alex Gray shows what life is like for an avatar in a videogame. Lose a round? Just do Respawn.

Want to make money by developing some wild acreage? The woodland fairies and their queen may make you an offer you won’t want to refuse: Donna Hole, Laughing at Butterflies, part 1; conclusion.
Collectors can be determined seekers and devoted to what they fancy. And even the memory of a collection can be treasured: Boris Kokotov, Rameau, Couperin and Others.
Poetry David Adès, The Big Picture
New contributor Dhruvi Modi, What Do You Know, My Dear?
Pierre de Ronsard, Quand vous serez bien vieille


Welcome Bewildering Stories welcomes Paul Alex Gray and Dhruvi Modi.
Challenge Challenge 744 flexes its Muscle Unbound.
Letters Deborah Palmer, A Poem for the Ages
The Reading
Alison McBain, Marianne Delacourt, Sharp Edge   review
The Art
Richard Ong, Winter Wonderland

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

Readers’ reactions are always welcome.
Please write!

Return to top

date Copyright January 8, 2018 by Bewildering Stories

Home Page