The Readers’ Guide
What’s in Issue 892
New contributor Jef Coburn introduces Neil, who is courteous and sensitive in male-female interactions. In fact, he’s quite self-confident until he meets a new friend, Jade.
Chapter 1: In the Den of Uniquity
|Novella||New contributor Brian Clark introduces Richard, a surly, self-important newspaper copy editor. That is, until he begins to find himself at the center of some very strange occurrences: That Other Guy, chapter 1; Chapter 2.|
What strange things might reading do to us? Do we really want to know?
Ed Blundell, Start at the End.|
President Eva Martinez is a skilled politician and knows that “the enemy of my enemy is my friend.” In combating invaders from outer space, she sets about to recruit — and manage — all the allies she can get, no matter what “parties” they belong to: A. M. Johnson, A New Normal, part 1; conclusion.
First pioneers into dangerous country are rightly remembered. It doesn’t matter who — or what — they are: Sasha A. Palmer, Canis Familiaris.
|Poor Charlie grumps at getting spam phone calls. But then, someone named Hake calls from a very long distance and, at the same time, very close by: Charles C. Cole, The Long-Distance Call.|
|Poetry||Nick Pipitone, Cheap Carnival|
Gary Beck, Weather Change|
James Robert Rudolph, Casual Hunting
|Welcome||Bewildering Stories introduces and welcomes Brian Clark and Jef Coburn.|
|Challenge||Challenge 892 says, whether completing a survey or packing up, be sure to Check All Boxes.|
John Eric Ellison, Lilith and House Guests|
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.