The Readers’ Guide
What’s in Issue 855
Rebellious graphomaniacs thrive in an apartment janitor’s residence. One of them is building a bomb.|
Natan Dubovitsky, Near Zero
Chapter 18: Vosemnadsat’
Jason Wise prepares disguises and plans for a covert mission to Botswana.
Bill Kowaleski, Creative Destruction
Chapter 14: African Plans
|Serial||New contributor Thomas Dylan Daniel sets a team of scientists to work to prove the many-worlds theory: The Price of Bliss Eternal, part 1; part 2.|
Peter Florio climbs the tallest buildings in the world and has many fans. He has a normal fear of falling, but a fatal fall may occur figuratively in the comfort of his room:
Jen Sexton-Riley, Whatever Happened to Spider Monkey? part 1;
A hot temper may get a schoolboy what he wants, but at a price: Mike Sharlow, The Bus Stop.
You never know who — or what — you may meet on a near-death experience:
Charles C. Cole, Collector’s Items.|
For children, everything is new. For adults, not so much: Richard Ong, Little Soul Mates.
|Poetry||Nick Pipitone, Portia|
|Michael Wooff, Desire Has Laid Me Low|
|Welcome||Bewildering Stories welcomes Thomas Dylan Daniel.|
|Challenge||Challenge 855 sees a hidden version of Lavoisier’s Transformation.|
|Edward Ahern, Crosswind Passage excerpt|
Channie Greenberg, Saturation|
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.