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The Readers’ Guide

What’s in Issue 746

Novella When primed with a human sacrifice, the fascist-killing robot devises a curious checklist against which it measures its prospective victims: Ásgrímur Hartmannsson, Attack on an Evil God
Chapter 8: Unbelievers
Chapter 9: Blood Ritual
Chapter 10: The Whole Evil Scheme Explained
Officer Slattery has a caring partner in Louise on the deep night shift, but his uniform cap is, like Slattery himself, old and very worn: Gary Clifton, Take Honor Against a Sea of Troubles.

A dreamed message is more credible when it comes from a stranger: Edna C. Horning, Treasure for the Taking, part 1; conclusion.

Is Hell other people? Sometimes it’s oneself: Bill Kowaleski, To Inferno and Back, part 1; part 2; conclusion.
Poetry Oonah V. Joslin, Calling Card
Dhruvi Modi, Run, Run, Run
Mike Acker, The River in Winter
Robin Helweg-Larsen, Life Extension


Challenge Challenge 746 comes Back Again.
The Reading
Alison McBain, Gary Beck, Perturbations
The Art
Richard Ong, Megacity

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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