Matthew Hughes


Fantasy & Science Fiction Nov/Dec 2019

Fantasy & Science Fiction Nov/Dec 2019

Contents Pages
Michael Libling “How I Came To Write Fantasy”
Benjamin Rosenbaum “Rejoice, My Brothers and Sisters”
Charlotte Ashley “The Joy in Wounding”
Charles de Lint: Books to Look For
The Rook by Daniel O’Malley
Stiletto by Daniel O’Malley
Ormeshadow by Priya Sharma
Ragged Alice by Gareth L. Powell
Shadow Hunter by BR Kingsolver
Night Stalker by BR Kingsolver
Michelle West: Musing on Books
The Gossamer Mage by Julie E. Czerneda
Fall, or, Dodge in Hell by Neal Stephenson
Exhalation by Ted Chiang
Matthew Hughes “A Geas of the Purple School”
M. Rickert “Evergreen”
Gregor Hartmann “A Hand at the Service of Darkness”
James Morrow “Bird Thou Never Wert”
Jane Yolen “Swing Between” (verse)
Rebecca Zahabi “It Never Snows in Snowtown”
David J. Skal’s Television: Those Were the Days
Jerry Oltion’s Science: Portable Power
F&SF Competition #98 “Titles as Acronyms”
F&SF Competition #99: Ignorance is Bliss
Marie Vibbert “Knit Three, Save Four”
Andy Stewart “The Vicious World of Birds”
Sam J. Miller “Shucked”
Coming Attractions
F&SF Market Place
Index to Volumes 136 & 137 Jan–Dec 2019
Paul Di Filippo’s Curiosities: The Arrogant History of White Ben by Clemence Dane (1939)

Fantasy & Science Fiction Vol. 137 No. 5 and 6, No. 746, Nov/Dect 2019
Publisher: Gordon Van Gelder
Editor: C.C. Finlay
Assistant Publishers: Barbara J. Norton, Keith Kahla
Assistant Editors: Robin O’Connor, Stephen L. Mazur, Lisa Rogers
Contests Editor: Carol Pinchefsky
Cover: Bob Eggleton
Cartoons: Nick Downes
258 pages, $8.99 on newsstands until Jan. 6, 2020
Fantasy & Science Fiction website

Amazing Stories Fall 2019

Amazing Stories Fall 2019

AppleTV+ (AppleTV Plus) new streaming service is planned for a November launch and will include a reboot of Steven Spielberg’s Amazing Stories series.

The Amazing Stories Selects program is set to roll out soon—individually packaged longer length works than those that appear in the magazine.

Congrats to Sandra Kasturi for her Rhysling Poetry award nomination for her poem from a 2018 edition of Amazing Stories—and to the magazine for their 2019 Nefty Award for Best Magazine.

Amazing Stories Fall 2019 All Color Issue!
Ira Nayman: From the Editor’s Desk: Pratical Advice for Impratical Situations
Vincent Di Fate: Amazing Cover Artist
S.P. Somtow “Another Avatar” art by Jon Eno
R.S. Belcher “Home” art by Tom Miller
Liz Westbrook-Trenholm “Blindside” art by Matt Taggart
T.B. Jeremiah “Robots at Dawn!” art by Anton Oxenuk
Bud Sparhawk “Dog Tales” art by Igor Avdeev
Wendy Nikel
“Stone and Starlight” art by Phil Foglio & Cheyenne Wright
Matthew Hughes
“Stopover at Meech’s World” art by Chukwudi Nwaefulu
Sandra Kasturi
“In the Moon Garden” art by Amanda Makepeace
Shirley Meier
“Buyer Beware” art by Roberto Armas
Jack McDevitt
“Breaking News” art by Renan Boe
Sally McBride
“The Doll Ladies” art by Melisa Des Rosiers
S.L. Saboviec
“The Boy With the Matalliderm Arm” art by Lianna Ribeiro
Paul Levinson
“The P&A” art by Richard Mandrachio
Amber Royer
“When Krom-ish Eyes are Smiling” art by Brad Foster
Adam-Troy Castro
“Genesis for Dyslexics” art by MD Jackson
Dave Creek
“The Typhoon Rider” art by Olivia Beelby
Poetry: Darrell Schweitzer, Roger Dutcher and Francine P. Lewis
Jack Clemons
“Intruder” art by Ron Miller
Paul Di Filippo
“Ancient Hearths” art by Derek Whitaker
Lawrence Watt-Evans
“The Night People” art by Anthony Rhodes

Amazing Stories Fall 2019 back cover

Amazing Stories Vol. 77 No. 1 (No. 618) Fall 2019
Publisher: Steve Davidson
Editor-in-Chief: Ira Nayman
Art Director: Kermit Woodall
Cover: Vincent Di Fate
Full size magazine: 8.5” x 11” 154 pages
Available at select conventions and by subscription from the Amazing Stories website
Print $19.95 Kindle $2.99

Pulp Literature No.23

Pulp Literature No.23

From the Pulp Lit Pulpit: First of the Summer Wine
In This Issue
Kelly Robson “Good for Grapes”
Feature Interview: Kelly Robson
Matthew Hughes “What the Wind Brings”
Mel Anastasiou “Stella Ryman and the Locked Room Mystery”
Casey Reiland “An Examination of a Freckle”
Christian Walter “Wolf, Dog, Sun”
Lena Mahmoud “The Thieving Pot”
Alison Braid “Asturias” (verse)
Deborah L. Davitt “On the Sixth Day”
Susan Pieters “Black Market”
Raluca Balasa “Waltz for My Brother”
Margot Spronk “Biophilia”
Deepthi Atukorala “White Rabbit”
The Bumblebee Flash Fiction Contest
Josephine Greenland “Wife Giver”
Zoe Johnson “Inherited Love of Unexplainable Things”
Lola Ridge & Chaille Stovall “Wall Street at Night” (illustrated verse)
J.M. Landels “Allaigna’s Song: Aria” Verse 23–26
The Artists (bios)
Hall of Fame (Patreon supporters)
Conferences and Events

Pulp Literature No.23 Summer 2019
Publisher: Pulp Literature Press
Managing Editor: Jennifer Landels
Acquisitions Editor: Melanie Anastasiou
Story Editor: Jessica Fabrizius
Poetry Editors: Daniel Cowper, Emily Osborne
Copy Editor/Designer: Amanda Bidnall
Proofreader: Mary Rykov
Cover Design: Kate Landels
Cover Art: Akem
216 pages
POD $14.99 Kindle $4.99
Pulp Literature website

Fantasy & Science Fiction May/Jun 2019

F&SF May/Jun 2019

Fantasy & Science Fiction Vol. 136 No. 5 and 6, No. 743, May/Jun 2019
Andy Dudak “The Abundance”
Kelly Barnhill “Thirty-Three Wicked Daughters”
Mary Soon Lee “Guinevere” (verse)
Bruce McAllister “Breath”
Charles de Lint: Books to Look For
Elizabeth Hand: Books
Lavie Tidhar “New Atlantis”
Gretchen Tessmer “From Tierra de Fuego to the Moluccas” (verse)
David Gullen “The Moss Kings”
Debbie Urbanski “How to Kiss a Hojacki”
Pip Coen “Second Skin”
Karin Lowachee’s Films: Bird Box Never Quite Takes Off
Jerry Oltion’s Science: How to Calculate an Orbit
F&SF Competition #97: “Watered Down”
F&SF Competition #98: Titles as Acronyms
Matthew Hughes “Sternutative Sortilege”
Rebecca Campbell “The Fourth Trimester Is the Strangest”
Tobias S. Buckell “Apocalypse Considered through a Helix of Semiprecious Foods and Recipes”
Coming Attractions
Market Place
Paul Di Filippo’s Curiosities: Atomsk, by Cordwainer Smith (1949)

Publisher: Gordon Van Gelder
Editor: C.C. Finlay
Assistant Publishers: Barbara J. Norton, Keith Kahla
Assistant Editors: Robin O’Connor, Stephen L. Mazur, Lisa Rogers
Contests Editor: Carol Pinchefsky
Cover: Cory and Catska Ench “New Atlantis”
Cartoons: Danny Shanahan, Arthur Mascar, S. Harris
258 pages, $8.99 on newsstands until July 1, 2019
Fantasy & Science Fiction website