Original Short Story:
Message from Beyond
by José Pablo Iriarte
Can the dead speak for the living?
Original Flash Fiction:
The Closed Window
by Christina Sng
There are windows that should never be opened.
A Soaring Pillar of Brightness
by Nancy Fulda
In matters of faith, the devil is in the details.
The Temple’s Posthole
by M.K. Hutchins
A quest for forbidden magic is a matter of life and death.
The Carnival Was Eaten,
All Except the Clown
by Caroline M. Yoachim
A magical treat struggles with its destiny.
REVIEWS & COMMENTARY
by Carole McDonnell
In this month’s column, Carole McDonnell’s reviews Charlotte Sometimes by Penelope Farmer, The Memory Painter by Gwendolyn Womack, Entrevoir: A Novel, by Chris Katsaropoulos, and the Netflix Original TV Series Daredevil.
The Magic Lantern:
The Climactic Moment
by Adam-Troy Castro
Adam-Troy Castro discusses the success and failure of movies at capturing the essence of long-running TV shows; The Fugitive and Star Trek 2, the original and reboot, are both cases in point.
Area 51 1/2
by Steven Sawicki
In this issue our resident Alien reviews Clash of Eagles by Alan Smale, When the Heavens Fall by Marc Turner, Innocent Blood by James Rollins and Rebecca Cantrell, and the web series Anamnesis, by Finite Films.
by Gillian Daniels
Gillian reviews “Forestspirit, Forestspirit” by Bogi Takács at Clarkesworld, “Emergency Repair” by Kate M. Galey from Lightspeed: Queers Destroy Science Fiction, “Yours, Not Mine” by Hamilton Perez from Daily Science Fiction and “The Walking Thing” by Marlee Jane Ward from Interfictions.
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