The Readers’ Guide
What’s in Issue 888
|Serial||Reggie Suggins is scorned by his wife and fired by his exploitative boss. Reggie’s rage arouses within him an ancient demon of vengeance named Samael: John W. Steele, The Force Within, part 1; part 2.|
New contributor Guillaume Boisset raises questions of artistry and quality for a pastry chef and his employee in The Orinoco Mille-Feuille Trials, part 1;
New contributor Emer Mahoney brings back an old story from Ireland about the value of friendship and a home: The Touch.
Fulfilling childhood dreams can be a laudable ambition, but not if it’s too easy: James Rumpel, The Instancy Effect.
New contributor Robert Wenson introduces an interstellar spaceship pilot with a pet named Lilly. She appears to be a cuddly otherworldly feline until one sees The Way the Cat Pounces, part 1; conclusion.
|Compromise can open the door to family unity: Charles C. Cole, The Habiliments of Home.|
Stephen Ellams, Rediscovering Your Beauty|
Gary Inbinder, Iceberg Alert
|New contributor Ann Christine Tabaka, Life Melting|
|Welcome||Bewildering Stories introduces and welcomes Guillaume Boisset, Emer Mahoney, Ann C. Tabaka and Robert Wenson.|
|Challenge||Challenge 888 finds that, at times, some special Living Assistance can come in handy.|
|Gary Clifton, Murdering Homer excerpt|
John Eric Ellison, Hot Rod|
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.