The Readers’ Guide
What’s in Issue 761
The coven’s militia is armed and dangerous. So is their nemesis, Gordon Lormor.|
Edward Ahern, The Witches’ Bane
Chapter 16: Caring for the Cat
Felix Washington has been fighting other countries’ wars in a distant desert for so long he no longer remembers who he is:
Gary Clifton, As Eternity Whispers.|
From behind a pane of glass, a wizard’s captive speaks words of warning and escape to the wizard’s new servant: Charles C. Cole, The Wizard’s Mule, part 1; conclusion.
New contributor Demetrios Matsakis gives Aurora a choice between The Sun-Lovers.
New contributor Jhon Sánchez introduces Ricardo, who is forced to consider what not life but living means in The IV-Therapy Coffee Shop of the 21st Century, part 1; part 2; conclusion.
|New contributor Stephen Owen brings a weary and famished traveler to a rooming house. The traveler is offered a dish of tasty leftovers before he retires for the night to Kevin’s Room.|
Ljubo M. Popovich, Anthem of My American Youth|
Ronald Schulte, The Hawk King Takes Flight
Channie Greenberg, Picky About Prey|
Denny Marshall, Orbital Mousetrap
|Welcome||Bewildering Stories welcomes Demetrios Matsakis, Stephen Owen and Jhon Sánchez.|
|Challenge||Challenge 761 advises taking another look at that Mincemeat Pie.|
|Ted Myers, Making It: Music, Sex & Drugs in the Golden Age of Rock excerpt|
Richard Ong, Golden Obelisk|
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.