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Apex Magazine Cover of the Year 2016

Here at Apex Magazine cover art is a big deal. We scour the internet searching for artists from around the globe with amazing artwork that we just have to share with you. In 2016 we featured 12 amazing artists and now it up to you - the Apex Magazine readers - to...

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Apex Magazine Story of the Year 2016

A new year is here and so many of us are happy to have a fresh start, but before we close the book on 2016 once and for all we need you - the Apex Magazine readers - to select your favorite story from the past year! Since 2012 we have opened up the polls and sent...

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Mini interview with Katharine E.K. Duckett

Today we have our 2012 Story of the Year co-winner Katharine E.K. Duckett! In the interview, Duckett discusses her Story of the Year work “Sexigesimal” that appeared in issue 40, why she loves Apex Magazine, and her upcoming work. If you enjoyed Katharine's story...

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Mini Interview with C.S.E. Cooney

Today we have 2016 World Fantasy Award-winning author CSE Cooney! You can listen to Cooney's interview here! In the interview, Cooney discusses her story "The Big Bah-Ha" that appears in issue 86. It also appears in her World Fantasy Award-winning collection Bone...

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Mini Interview with Jerry Gordon

Today we have author and editor Jerry Gordon. You can listen to Jerry’s interview here! In the interview, Jerry discusses his story "City of Refuge" that appeared way back in issue 12 that he has since expanded into a novel. He also discusses what it's like working...

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Mini Interview with Caroline Yoachim

Today we have author Caroline Yoachim. You can listen to Caroline's interview here! In the interview, Caroline talks about her story "Paperclips and Memories and Things That Won't Be Missed" that appeared first in Apex Magazine issue 60 and, subsequently, her great...

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Mini Interview with Maurice Broaddus

Over the weekend Apex associate editor McKenzie Johnston Winberry chatted with some authors while at World Fantasy Con. We will be releasing these mini interviews over the next several days. Today we have author and editor Maurice Broaddus. You can listen to...

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Author Notes on “Fall to Her”

I wrote this story at a time when I wanted to be broken. It's hard to explain that feeling, but I hope the story captures it. A beta reader asked--"why would anyone want to be broken?" The answer? I don't have a clue. It's just how I felt when I wrote this story. I...