Welcome to 2014, and the sixth issue of Year Two! We’re halfway through our run, and we’re starting to put together our plans for Year Three. More about that next month!
This month, we have a pile of great stories for you, including two short-story-length pieces. In Steven J. Dines’ A Trick of the Night, we get a tale of the lengths a mother will go to to protect her son from his fate. And in Maternal Type, Lilith Saintcrow spins a cyberpunk story about a very different kind of relationship between a woman and a very strange little boy.
Our flash fiction this month features Lauren M. Roy’s Ex Astris, a look at the stars from the inside of a man’s head, and Memory Scarlett’s A Single, Stolen Night, which follows a young woman’s brief, twirling escape from reality.
And in Part Six of Chuck Wendig’s The Forever Endeavor, we spend some time with Detective Bard as he tries to tie Dale’s many threads together …