The Readers’ Guide
What’s in Issue 706
The United Enclave Services is prepared to stage a raid on the Gates estate, but a strategic error tips their hand.|
Bill Kowaleski, Living Standards
Chapter 23: Discovered!
Risker Dee has to scale perilous heights to escape the Howlers while leading them away from Doc Matheson. Is our heroines’ story ending or only beginning?|
Bryon Havranek, From the Ashes of Our Fall
Chapter 5: A Mad Dash for Home, conclusion
One traveler ventures into the Undiscovered Country and returns. But at what price and with what knowledge?
J. Daniel Batt, Necronaut, part 1; conclusion.|
Stagecoach driver Henry Paul Brannigan and his faithful dog must track down bandits and rescue the beauteous Miss Moore in an epic from the Wild West: Gary Clifton, Hill Country Showdown, part 1; conclusion.
New contributor R. W. Warwick introduces Xenoton, whose kingdom is about to be overthrown. But his weapons don’t work. In fact, they have a mind of their own. What to do? Call Customer Service for Troubleshooting Your Deathtec Megaton Death Ray.
|If your bridge is haunted, nature may be your best ally and recourse. Just fill out the paperwork first: Charles C. Cole, Strange Invader.|
|Poetry||Anna Ruiz, Euclid Avenue|
Gregg Dotoli, Free-Fall Love|
Allison Grayhurst, When One Falters
Marjorie Sadin, Autumn Passion
|James Graham surveys the work of a notable figure in modern Scottish literature: The Poetry of Edwin Morgan, part 1; part 2; part 3; part 4; part 5, conclusion.|
|Welcome||Bewildering Stories welcomes R. W. Warwick.|
|Challenge||Challenge 706 experiences The Morning After After.|
|Alison McBain reviews Hannah Spencer, The Wolf of Allendale.|
Denny Marshall, Pyramid Shot|
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.