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DECEMBER 2011

Issue Thirty Six
Different


FICTION
Black Betty
by Nisi Shawl

Portrait of a Courtesan
by Megan Arkenberg

The Last Recall
by Mason Ian Bundschuh

“Second Place”
by Sarah A. Drew

“Zeppelin Follies”
by Cat Rambo

“The Remote-Controlled Doggirl”
by Lara Ek

“Beaumains”
by Jo Thomas

“Young Lions”
by Zachary Jernigan

“My Other Half”
by Maria Stanislav

POETRY
“Stuck On a Boat With a Soccer Mom”
by Helen Estrada



NOVEMBER 2011

Issue Thirty Five
Dark Comedy


FICTION
“Jezebel’s Blouse”
by Timothy T. Murphy

Jason’s Shoes
by Richard Bist

The Execution of Zacharius Grubb
by Bethan Claire Price

Chasing Persephone
by Natalie Stachowski

Worse Than a Devil
by Sarina Dorie



OCTOBER 2011

Issue Thirty Four
Monsters


FICTION
“The Fire”
by Timothy T. Murphy

Inhuman Resources
by William Gerke

“Waiting in the Light in the Hungry Months”
by Megan Engelhardt

“Skin and Scales”
by Rachel Bender

Monsters Monsters Everywhere
by Carrie Cuinn



SEPTEMBER 2011

Issue Thirty Three
Villains


FICTION
The Fire in Your Sky
by Ibi Zoboi

“Baba Yaga Knows All, Sees All”
by Sarah A. Drew

“Just Lucky, I Guess”
by Tom Dillon

“Sing For Me”
by Ben O’Neill

“Just Passing Through”
by Stoney M. Setzer



AUGUST 2011

Issue Thirty Two
Sidekicks & Minions


FICTION
La Rosa Still in Bloom
by Beth Cato

The Only Friend You Ever Need
by M. Shaw

Sidewinder
by H. J. Hill

“The Arrangement”
by Ross Willard

“Fealty”
by Stoney M. Setzer



JULY 2011

Issue Thirty One
Heroes & Heroines


FICTION
“Life Line”
by Sandra M. Odell

“Trapped Inside of Good”
by Adam King

“Kinetica”
by Rachel Bender

Yerushalom
by S. Ali

“The Foolish Samurai”
by M. Shaw



MAY 2011

Issue Thirty
Luck


FICTION
“How the Goddess Came to Spring Flowering Alley”
by Andrew Penn Romine

“Little Magic”
by Tom Howard

Luck Be a Lady
by Amy Sundberg

“Paid”
by DeAnna Knippling

I Can’t Imagine
by Sandra Wickham



APRIL 2011

Issue Twenty-Nine
Mystery


FICTION
In the House of the Brelsh
by Barbara Krasnoff

“Soul of the City”
by Jamie Mason

“The Body and the Bomb”
by John P. Murphy

“Down There”
by Aaron Polson

“The Peculiar People”
by Erik T. Johnson



MARCH 2011

Issue Twenty-Eight
Superhero


FICTION
“Idris on the Job”
by Leow Hui Min Annabeth

“How Molière Saved Lydia Bruer: A History in Two Fragments”
by Tracie Welser

“Hard Ride to Yuma”
by Nathan Crowder

“Dog Days”
by Adam Israel

Across the City’s Belly
by KB Lawrence

ARTICLE
As Weak as Women’s Magic
by Athena Andreadis



FEBRUARY 2011

Issue Twenty-Seven
Tragedy



“The Cardinal Rule” by Jael Segura
FICTION
I’ll Take You With Me
by Richard Larson

They Gather in the Green
by Michelle Muenzler

Rule of Threes
by Corinne Duyvis

“The Halcyon in Flight”
by Therese Arkenberg

“Nadirah Sends Her Love”
by Ada Milenkovic Brown



JANUARY 2011

Issue Twenty-Six
Opposites


FICTION
“Love in the Atacama, or The Poetry of Fleas”
by Angela Rega

“The Failed Redemption of Michael Ostrog”
by Jacob Edwards

“Bird Out of Water”
by Lindsey Duncan

Occupations
by Andrew S. Fuller

Saving Face
by Shelly Li and Ken Liu



DECEMBER 2010

Issue Twenty-Five
Celebration



“Balloons” by Margaret Hardy
FICTION
“We Shall Overcome”
by Nicole Givens Kurtz

The Gift
by Christie Yant

Lunar Year’s End
by Jaymee Goh

“Total Security”
by Arthur Carey

“Desert Tango”
by Jacob Edwards



NOVEMBER 2010

Issue Twenty-Four
Characters of Color


ART
Cover: “Long Walk” by Wilson Williams, Jr.

Inside: “Regal” by Grace D. Palmer

INTERVIEWS
Author Tobias Buckell
Interview by Kay T. Holt

Writer/Director Alex Rivera
Interview by Kay T. Holt

FICTION
Flying With the Dead
by Sabrina Vourvoulias

Protected Entity
by Daniel José Older

“Drag Queen Astronaut”
by Sandra McDonald

“Presence”
by Barbara Ann Wright

Sy Nebula and the Dream Tosser
by Angela Ambroz

“Equatorial Snow”
by Faslishah Johanabas

“Blood Oranges”
by Audrey Fine

Dangerous Terrain
by Kelly Jennings

“December”
by Teresa Jusino

In the Half Light, a Woman
by Lavanya Karthik

Diaspora
by Paul Lamb



OCTOBER 2010

Issue Twenty-Three
Dreams & Nightmares



“Torn Psyche”
FICTION
The Mongrel Scholar
by Ursula Wood

Theft of Dreams
by Tim Ford

“Significantly Other”
by R.C. Lewis

“Seeing Stars”
by Debi Carroll

The Frog Princess
by Mae Empson

“Butterfly Dreams”
by Donald Jacob Uitvlugt



SEPTEMBER 2010

Issue Twenty-Two
Bildungsroman (Coming of Age)


COVER ART
“Asking the Specialists”
by Evan Jensen

FICTION
“Luck of the Harvest”
by Tom Barlow

“The Red and Green Kerchief”
by Kater Cheek

The Consequences of Deliberation
by Clifford Royal Johns

“Vibrations of Battle, Vibrations of Joy”
by Deirdre M. Murphy

For There You Have Been
by V. Edward Gordon

“Jennifer Quarantine”
by Justin Howe



AUGUST 2010

Issue Twenty-One
Invasion



“A Deafened Plea For Peace”
FICTION
“The Forever Engine”
by Timothy Miller

Centzon Totochin
by Cat Rambo

“Charismatic”
by Therese Arkenberg

“The Last Mountie”
by Jason S. Ridler

“Pictographology”
by Jason R. Richter

“Tibet, Or At Least Boise”
by Patricia McMahon



JULY 2010

Issue Twenty
Lies



“I’d like a word with you. In private.”
FICTION
Yelloween
by Sam Cash

“Under a Wider Sky”
by Breanna R. Teintze

“A Day in the Life”
by Ross Willard

“Carefully Constructed”
by Shay Darrach

“Immortal”
by Peter Friend

Knack
by Sarah Goslee



JUNE 2010

Issue Nineteen
Gadgets & Artifacts



“Artefacts”
FICTION
Last Tango in Gamma Sector
by Michael R. Underwood

“Conflicts”
by Timothy T. Murphy

The Crate
by Daniel José Older

“Peace Sign”
by Wendy N. Wagner

Combat Stress Reaction
by Don Pizarro

ARTICLE
Science Fiction, Fantasy, Artifacts & Gadgets: Just the basics
by Craig Allen



MAY 2010

Issue Eighteen
Eastern



“The New Enlightenment”
FICTION
I Will Come Home
by Chris Fletcher

The Only Motion is Returning
by Del Dryden

Goddess
by Lavanya Karthik

The Last Rickshaw
by Stephanie Lai

When the Earth and Sea Swapped Places
by Kaolin Fire

ARTICLE
Growing Up
by Joyce Chng

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APRIL 2010

Issue Seventeen
Antihero



“Our Hell” by Tânia Sousa Ribeiro
FICTION
High School 3000
by Timothy Miller

“Monsters” by Ross Willard

The Third Cosmic Crisis, As I Recall it
by Collin Blair Grabarek

“Three Little Pigs” by Jo Thomas

“Fame & Blowing Bubbles” by K.S. Riggin

ARTICLE
“We Are Mighty” by Jaym Gates

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MARCH 2010

Issue Sixteen
Steampunk


Artwork
Rotterdam Bay by Shaun Lindow

Fiction
“Dead’s End to Middleton” by Natania Barron
“Whirligig Fingers and Globular Thumbs” by Polenth Blake
“The Vostrasovitch Clockwork Animal and Traveling Forest Show at the End of the World” by Jessica Reisman
Twentieth Century by Michael Glenn Farquhar
“The Recondite Riddle of the Rose Rogue” by Dawn Vogel

Article
“Doctor Tsoundpounder’s Euterpean Soliliquizer” by J.C. Hay



FEBRUARY 2010

Issue Fifteen
Any Previous Genre


Artwork
“So Much For the Fourth Wall” by Nicc Balce

Fiction
“The Turk in the Basement” by Jason S. Ridler
The Seder Guest by Barbara Krasnoff
Keeli’s Ordeal by Scott H Andrews
Caretaker by Marilou Goodwin
“The Prince of Artemis V” by Jennifer Brozek

Article
“Writing Our Own (Alternate) Histories: Fanwork As Folklore” by C.A. Young



JANUARY 2010

Issue Fourteen
Folklore


Artwork
“A Magical Oak” by Nicolas Gouny

Fiction
Man-Driven Steel by Ryan Kinkor
“The Vanishing Sea” by Caleb Jordan Schulz
Gaasyendietha by Marie Robertson
The Flute-Maker’s Daughter by Jessica J. Lee
The Tree by C.W. Johnson
Sealskin by Ann Chatham



DECEMBER 2009

Issue Thirteen
Action/Adventure

Artwork

” High Sky Piracy ” by Jenna Vincent

Fiction
Lunch Money by Kelly Jennings
Planetfall by Athena Andreadis
“Knight in the Kingdom of Rain” by Jason S. Ridler
“The Dragons of Shopmart” by Timothy Miller
Rosie the Riveter Saves the Day! by Bernie Mojzes

Article
“Influencing Winter Song” by Colin Harvey



NOVEMBER 2009

Issue Twelve
Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgendered & Queer


Artwork
Cover: “Untitled” by Julie Dillon
Entwined by Katoo Deziel
“Beauty and the Blob” by Michelle Gruben
“Don’t tell Galvatron, but Shock Fleet’s lookin’ at him funny” by David Willis
4 pieces accompanying her story by Megan Rose Gedris

Fiction
Crawl by Kate Bachus
Cold by Melissa S. Green
“Finished” by C.A. Young
“The Tale of the Innocent Little Mermaid Statue That Corrupted Many a Youth and Turned Many a Young Lady Into a Lesbian” by Megan Rose Gedris
Mismatch by Shay Darrach
Heart of Venus by Michael Glenn Farquhar
Stay by Angela Kroeger
“Woodwork” by Aditya Bidikar
DEMM Wizard by Deirdre M. Murphy
“Me and Susannah” by Tuulia Saaritsa

Article
Heinlein’s Friday: a Trans Novel? by Cheryl Morgan
Why Gay Sci Fi and Fantasy Is Important by Lee Wind

Interview
Author and outlaw Kate Bornstein



OCTOBER 2009

Issue Eleven
Horror


Artwork
Cover: “Horrorific” by Jonatan Iversen-Ejve
“Uranophobia” by Erika “Thrivis” Harm

Fiction
Coded Obsession by Richard S. Levine
“The Drain” by M. Palmer
“Damaged on Every Level” by Barbara Ann Wright
“Increased Tolerance” by K. Eason
“Conversation Piece” by Lawrence Conquest

Article
A Witch By Any Other Name by Cynthia Jerkins

Interview
Mary Roach – New York Times bestselling author



SEPTEMBER 2009

Issue Ten
Child Fiction


Artwork
Cover: Marshmallow Cat! by Carl Pearce

Fiction
“The Good Old-Fashioned Kind of Water” by Camille Alexa
Power Loss Shift Three Report by Michael Albers
“Unsound” by Shanna Germain
“Designer Kid” by Kim Sheard
The Right Field Demon by Jason Gross
“The Brave Girl” by Alexa Wyndham

Articles
“The Joy of Writing For Tweens” by Laura Schaefer
“Guys Lit Wire: History” by Colleen Mondor

Review
Percy Jackson And the Olympians by Rick Riordan – Review by Aline Hunt



AUGUST 2009

Issue Nine
Alternate History


Artwork
Cover: “Free At Last” by Brianna Wu

Fiction
“The Bat and the Blitz” by Erika Tracy
Dry Rivers by Athena Andreadis
Hetsie’s Wonders by Layla Lawlor
Brahma’s Missile by Kimberley Long-Ewing
A Matter of Possession by Joyce Chng
“The Sworn Testimony of Edward Dunstan Merkle, USA ret.” by Craig Allen

Article
“Here Our Story Begins: Venturing Into Alternative Historical Fiction” by Walter Hunt

Interview
Author Dave Freer



JULY 2009

Issue Eight
Anthropomorphism



“Merry-Go-Round” by Kasey Gifford

FICTION
“Epidermal” by Aaron Wilsford
The Strangler Fig by Jennifer D. Munro
A Hatful of Rabbits by Benjamin Jacobson
“The Last Collector” by Jeromy K. Smith
In the Image and Likeness by Aleta Johansen

INTERVIEWS
Bioscientist and author Athena Andreadis
Author and editor Jennifer Brozek

ARTWORK
“Clockwork Man at the Beach” by Jeromy K. Smith

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JUNE 2009

Issue Seven
Urban


Artwork
Cover: “Anthenagin’ (?)” by Paul Davey

Fiction
“Neat Alyssum” by Phoebe Matthews
“Deacon Carter’s Last Dime” by Nathan Crowder
“Our Lady of the Mantilla” by Jessica Reisman
“Mars-side” by C.B. Calsing
Strictly Business by Hereward Proops

Interview
Interview with Literary Agent Michael Kabongo



MAY 2009

Issue Six
Western


Artwork
Cover: “Ten Ton Automatons ‘n’ Six-Shooters” by Nicc Balce
Damned Good Shot by Katoo Deziel

Fiction
“The Weller: Land of Plenty” by Adam J. Whitlatch
Promise in the Dust by Beth Cato
Red Dust by Amanda Lord
“You Don’t Know Jack” by Adrian Ludens
“True Love Rare” by Lyn Cannady

Article
Cowboys and Robots: The Birth of the Science Fiction Western by Jeffrey Richardson



APRIL 2009

Issue Five
Humor


Artwork
Cover: “Exploration” by Alexandra Prillaman
“Fantadvertisements” by K.T. Holt

Fiction
“Archimedes Nesselrode” by Justine Graykin
“A Simple Matter” by Linda Lindsey
“Condiment Wars” by Jill Afzelius
A Smoking Idol by Max Orkis
A Tale of Two Bureaucracies by Jeremy Zimmerman

Article
“Common Misconceptions About Writing Humor” by Piers Anthony



MARCH 2009

Issue Four
Crime


Artwork
Cover: “Bloody Thieves” by Sallamari Rantala

Fiction
“The Near-Sighted Sentinel” by Adam King
“Time Out” by David Siegel Bernstein
“Murder At the Tipsy Minotaur” by Marie Robertson
“Dead Men Don’t Drive” by Timothy Friend
“Dead Hands” by Jason Rolfe
“The Eyes That Catch” by Bruce Bretthauer

Interview
Private Detective Robert Simmons



FEBRUARY 2009

Issue Three
Romance


Artwork
Cover: “Strange Lovers” by Megan Rose Gedris
“Not Doing This Any More!” by K.T. Holt

Fiction
“Laugh If You Love Me” by TK Read
“A Crazy Kind of Love” by Jeremy Zimmerman
“Galatea’s Reaction” by Claire Dietrich
“A Night in the Library” by Anne Toole
“Heartline” by C.L. Rossman

Articles
“Common Misconceptions About Singers/Songwriters”
by Tom Smith
“5 Misconceptions About Agents” by Lucienne Diver

Interview
Author Liz Williams



JANUARY 2009

Issue Two
Dystopian


Artwork
Cover: “Birds” by Rustam Shaihlislam
City On Fire by Katoo Deziel
“Family” by K.T. Holt

Fiction
“Back To the Beginning” by Marilou Goodwin
“The Good of Many” by Marie Robertson
“Nesting Instinct” by Jo Thomas
“Cali” by Glynn Barrass

Article
“Common Misconceptions About Copywriters & Copy Editors”
by Loni Ice

Interview
Writers/artists Phil & Kaja Foglio



DECEMBER 2008

Issue One
Fantasy & Science Fiction


Artwork
Cover: “Robot & Faeries” by Megan Rose Gedris
“Attack” by EH Rydberg
“Flowercop” by K.T. Holt

Fiction
“The Time of Tales” by C.L. Rossman
“Lion Man” by Alex McNall
“Golden Apples” by Jeremy Zimmerman
“Magic Shock” by Christina Neipert

Articles
“Common Misconceptions About Writers” by Faith Hunter
“Common Misconceptions About Editors” by David Kudler

Interview
Author Jean Johnson


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