The Readers’ Guide
What’s in Issue 854
Ktitor, Yegor and Gennady discuss poetry. Ktitor decrees that Gennady has committed an unpardonable offense.|
Natan Dubovitsky, Near Zero
Chapter 17: Semnadtsat’
Jason Wise goes undercover to find out who the handsome young man is who accompanies Maria Schoenbrun at Aliens Out rallies. Wise learns more than he expected to.
Bill Kowaleski, Creative Destruction
Chapter 13: A Rally and a Meeting
|Serial||A printer’s apprentice discovers the narrator’s true nature: Daniel W. Galef, Ex Libris, part 3; conclusion.|
In the publishing world, the key to success may be not words so much as identification numbers:
Around Again, with Owmapow, part 1;
An independent-minded tomcat makes a bid for freedom but soon takes a long way home: Edna C. Horning, MoJo the Mighty, part 1; conclusion.
Clark has tastes and esthetic preferences that are slightly different from those of his adoptive family. He is surprised to find out why: James Rumpel, The Alienation of Clark Monohan, part 1; conclusion.
|In any murder investigation, the object is to identify the perpetrator: Gary Clifton, Forever Allison.|
|Poetry||New contributor Lee Hart, Some Little Bug|
|Marjorie Sadin, Pas de deux|
|Welcome||Bewildering Stories introduces and welcomes Lee Hart.|
|Challenge||Challenge 854 punctures some Hot Balloons.|
John Eric Ellison, Dance Studio|
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.