The Readers’ Guide
What’s in Issue 737
The Trace lab sheds some light on recent murders. McCoy goes off-duty to perform an act of kindness. Stick is apprehended under explosive circumstances.|
Gary Clifton, The Dead Bin
Krista discovers account discrepancies at DBC Financial. Tran and Gavin’s father, Bill, have reason to be alarmed.|
Morris J. Marshall, Volatility Cycles
New contributor Mar Na Carter shows how a young girl learns the truth about the isolated cult her family lives in. She has a wish: Fly, Bird, Fly.|
Have you been acting strangely lately? You may be able to say, “The cat made me do it”: Rob Dinsmoor, The Pharaoh Cats, part 1; conclusion.
New contributor Gabriel Ertsgaard tells a story that may help young readers understand some news headlines: The Treasure of Mountainyville.
New contributor Jonah Kruvant tells a tragic tale somewhat like Fahrenheit 451, but from the other side: Imagine His Thoughts, part 1; part 2; conclusion.
|What if the only work you could get as an actor is as a part-time pest exterminator? Charles C. Cole, Performance Art in Hollywood.|
|Poetry||Michael Murry, Kicking the Memory Syndrome|
Gary Beck, Motivation|
Channie Greenberg, No More Box-Spring Wibbles
Oonah V. Joslin, The Case of the Heslington Brain
|Welcome||Bewildering Stories welcomes Mar Na Carter, Gabriel Ertsgaard and Jonah Kruvant.|
|Challenge||Challenge 737 advises to Hold Your Breath.|
|Alison McBain reviews Dr. Fred Nour, True Love.|
Denny Marshall, Wingman|
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.