Original Short Story:
by Amy Griswold
Where oh where has Marissa’s clone sister gone?
Original Flash Fiction:
This Side of Time
by Sarah Grey
For fifteen year-old Emily, the future is serious business.
The Stone Man
by Sarah Totton
A little fear can be a very good thing.
Herbert Hutchinson in the Underworld
by Bruce Coville
Some choices are more important than life and death.
by Alex Shvartsman
An explorer pays an unforgettable price for the stars.
REVIEWS & COMMENTARY
by Carole McDonnell
Carole McDonnell’s reviews Beyond (2014), directed by Joseph Baker, Webjunkie (2013), directed by Shosh Shlam and Hilla Medalia, After the Dark (2013-14), directed by John Huddles, the documentary The Kingdom of Dreams and Madness (2014), directed by Mami Sunada, and Wolfcop (2014), written and directed by Lowell Dean.
by Adam-Troy Castro
Adam-Troy Castro discusses why Ed Wood’s notorious Plan Nine from Outer Space (1959) isn’t really the worst movie ever made, and discusses some other contenders that while vile, probably aren’t either: including Manos, Hands of Fate, and the horror that is the film Horror (2003). Honeymoon (2014), Housebound (2014) and Predestination (2015) are also discussed, in a not the worst kind-of-way.
Area 51 1/2
by Steven Sawicki
Our resident Alien considers A Darkling Sea by James L. Cambias, Count to a Trillion by John C. Wright, The Blood Gospel by James Rollins and Rebecca Cantrell, Impulse by Dave Barra, and The Mercury Men, written and Directed by Chris Preksta,
New & Noteworthy Short Genre Fiction
by Gillian Daniels
Gillian Daniels reviews “Those” by Sofia Samatar, “Thousandfurs, Or The King Who Wanted To Marry His Daughter” by Mallory Ortberg, “To Preserve Humankind” by Christina Nordlander, and “Let Baser Things Devise” by Berrien C. Henderson.
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