The Readers’ Guide
What’s in Issue 852
Stas Stasov, alias Ktitor, is a big-time criminal who lavishes his plunder on the Church.|
Natan Dubovitsky, Near Zero
Chapter 15: Pyatnadtsat’
Welton, Landis, McDermott and Guard-Robert agree to investigate the mysterious opening of an altverse tunnel in Botswana.
Bill Kowaleski, Creative Destruction
Chapter 11: Detection and Decisions
An ancient witch likes to spread disease sometimes with a rake, sometimes with a broom:
Edward Ahern, Pest Hag, part 1; conclusion.|
What can one barter for an indispensable shield with an antique dealer who needs nothing? R. C. Capasso, The Shield of Jamos.
A career may make a vacation with children and even a husband something to look forward to: Maurice Humphrey, A Week at the Beach.
|Officers Peterson and Polski respond to a top priority call. They discover a little girl who has priorities of her own: Gary Clifton, Priority One.|
|Poetry||Oscar Vladislas de Lubicz-Milosz, The Landau Pulled Up in the Night —tr. Michael Wooff|
|Marjorie Sadin, The Wind Has No Home|
|Learning a second language can be both useful and fun. It can even be beautiful: Cheryl Wood Ruggiero, Words to Bless the Day in Moshi.|
|Welcome||Bewildering Stories introduces and welcomes Oscar Vladislas de Lubicz-Milosz.|
|Bewildering Stories discusses Near Zero|
|Challenge||Challenge 852 finds A Whole in Two Parts.|
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:
Readers’ reactions are always welcome.