The Readers’ Guide
What’s in Issue 883
The attack on the Cygnian factory in Botswana seems not to have had the expected effect. Perplexed, the fossil-fuel producers plan to make their effort personal.|
Bill Kowaleski, Creative Destruction
|Novella||Liesl has left Saul and gone home, but he retains her scanner. Despite his doubts about the device, he intends to put it to good use: J. H. Malone, Drunk on Time, part 11; conclusion.|
New contributor Salim Kingo depicts Tengzi, of the Reindeer People, an old man who forgets that ambitions for power and status usually come at a price: The Widow.|
In a nuclear apocalypse, people inside and outside a fallout shelter may think the same way: Gordon Sun, Bunker Mentality, part 1; conclusion.
New contributor Timothy Yeo introduces a strange and contagious affliction that affects a school with a rather rigid curriculum: Yixin’s Hunger, part 1; part 2; conclusion.
|A haunting can last from youth to a very old age: Gary Inbinder, The Sketch.|
|Jo-Ann Newton, Magic Exists|
|Charles Baudelaire, Enivrez-vous — Get High|
|Welcome||Bewildering Stories introduces and welcomes Salim Kingo and Timothy Yeo.|
|Challenge||Challenge 883 rediscovers Wine, Poetry and Virtue.|
|Channie Greenberg, Demurral excerpt|
Richard Ong, Robot City|
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.