The Readers’ Guide
What’s in Issue 420
Jonas analyzes the boredom he suffers as a couch potato while waiting to make his rounds with the secret packages. He finally delivers all but one.|
Ásgrímur Hartmannsson, Error, chapter 8
Two airline pilots espy a flying thing from the cornfield. It looks a lot like Ida Mae Wheeler, in episode 10: Glenn Gray, A Day in the Cornfield, part 12.|
Andy Saperstein, Giancarlo Pieranunzi and Samuel Langhorne Clemens meet in an abandoned but busy subway station. But where, exactly, and when? Rob Hunter, Mark Twain in Milan, part 1; part 2.
New contributor K. C. Gray introduces Toya, who has disturbing visions of dangerous-looking centaur-like men: Horse Men, part 1; conclusion.|
A mining expedition disturbs a buried telepathic sentience on the Moon: Richard Ong, Sacred Ground, part 1; part 2; conclusion.
Scoundrels who mess with Mrs. Miller will have to deal with Rupert and his friends: Ron Van Sweringen, Rupert and the Girls’ Night Out.
|New contributor Rebecca L. Brown portrays a pathological and curiously mechanistic relationship: A Beautiful Lie.|
Channie Greenberg, Coins and Fleas: Committed Beggars|
New contributor Mike McGonegal, Cold Searing Strings
|New contributor Cherry Rao, I Called You My Butter Cookie|
|Welcome||Bewildering Stories welcomes Rebecca L. Brown, K. C. Gray, and Cherry Rao.|
|Challenge||Challenge 420 likes to Sing a Song of Cookies.|
|Danielle L. Parker reviews Walter Rhein, The Bone Sword.|
The Photo Album: John Stocks and Oonah V. Joslin|
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.
Copyright © February 21, 2011 by Bewildering Stories