The Readers’ Guide
What’s in Issue 885
New contributor Jacob Austin gives a cat lover a big, bad surprise when Scrabble Goes to the Vet, part 1;
A mother and son discover the truth of the old saying “Better late than never”: Morris J. Marshall, Lucid Window, part 1; conclusion.
Want to dunk a witch? First, prove she is one: J. H. Zech, Eden’s End: Shadows Over Ivalstatt, part 1; part 2; conclusion.
What is the purpose of etiquette? To spare you having to learn the hard way:
Charles C. Cole, Notes From a Normal Boy.|
It is little known that, in the country known for umbrellas, the umbrellas are actually grown on farms. Buy the latest models early, before having Brexit for breakfast: João Ventura, The Umbrella Farm.
|Poetry||New contributor Sasha A. Palmer, Medusa|
Michael R. Burch, Unlikely Mike|
Meg Smith, Fair and Frozen World
|Lewayne L. White, Mrs. Quigley’s Last Case is now available in video.|
|Welcome||Bewildering Stories welcomes Jacob Austin and Sasha A. Palmer.|
|Challenge||Challenge 885 sees a difference between making and growing things. For growth, one needs Sowers and Soil.|
|Letters||Bewildering Stories answers an important question: What Are the Mariner Awards?|
|Roy Dorman, Unweaving a Tangled Web excerpt|
Richard Ong, Elvengate|
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.