Issue 1081 min read


Words from the Editor-in-Chief by Jason Sizemore


Stars So Sharp They Break the Skin by Matthew Sanborn Smith
Cold Blue Sky by JE Bates
Mother Jones and the Nasty Eclipse by Cherie Priest
Luisah’s Church by Nisi Shawl
Fifteen Minutes Hate by Rich Larson
Cherry Wood Coffin by Eugenia Triantafyllou


Cold Blue Sky (JE Bates), Narrated by Alyson Grauer


Interview with Author Matthew Sanborn Smith by Andrea Johnson
Interview with Cover Artist Anna Dittmann by Russell Dickerson
How I Learned to Follow My Own Advice and Let It Go by Tobias S. Buckell
Signal Intrusion by Kirk Jones
Between the Lines with Laura Zats and Erik Hane
Page Advice with Mallory O’Meara and Brea Grant
Words for Thought by A.C. Wise


Cover art by Anne Dittman