ISSUE 691 min read


Words from the Editor-in-Chief by Jason Sizemore


Requiem, for Solo Cello by Damien Angelica Walters
Heirloom Pieces by Lisa L. Hannett
Foreknowledge by Mary E. Lowd
Inhale by Rhoads Brazos
The Best Little Cleaning Robot in All of Faerie by Susan Jane Bigelow
A Revolution of One by Brian Keene
The Topaz Marquise by Fran Wilde (eBook/subscriber exclusive)
The Lost Level — Novel Excerpt (2 Chapters) by Brian Keene (eBook/subscriber exclusive)


Requiem, for Solo Cello (Damien Angelica Walters), Narrated by Lisa Shininger


Werewolf’s Aubade by Leslie J. Anderson
Second Mouth by John Philip Johnson & Salvatore B. Lombard
what we eat when by Michelle Muenzler


Supposedly True (but Probably Not, and That’s OK) Weird Tales by Ed Grabianowski
Apex Author Interview with Brian Keene by Andrea Johnson
Apex Cover Artist Interview with Loika by Russell Dickerson
Clavis Aurea: A Review of Short Fiction by Charlotte Ashley

Cover art by Loika.