The Readers’ Guide
What’s in Issue 746
|Novella||When primed with a human sacrifice, the fascist-killing robot devises a curious checklist against which it measures its prospective victims: Ásgrímur Hartmannsson, Attack on an Evil God|
Officer Slattery has a caring partner in Louise on the deep night shift, but his uniform cap is, like Slattery himself, old and very worn:
Gary Clifton, Take Honor Against a Sea of Troubles.|
A dreamed message is more credible when it comes from a stranger: Edna C. Horning, Treasure for the Taking, part 1; conclusion.
Is Hell other people? Sometimes it’s oneself: Bill Kowaleski, To Inferno and Back, part 1; part 2; conclusion.
Oonah V. Joslin, Calling Card|
Dhruvi Modi, Run, Run, Run
Mike Acker, The River in Winter|
Robin Helweg-Larsen, Life Extension
|Challenge||Challenge 746 comes Back Again.|
|Alison McBain, Gary Beck, Perturbations|
Richard Ong, Megacity|
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.