Words from the Editor-in-Chief by Jason Sizemore


Houdini’s Heart by Thoraiya Dyer
Charaid Dreams by Rati Mehrotra
A Beautiful Memory by Shannon Peavey
Where I’m Bound by Nina Kiriki Hoffman
Sing Me Your Scars by Damien Angelica Walters
Seed by Shanna Germain (eBook/subscriber exclusive)


barefoot sprites beware by Steven Wittenberg Gordon
Hook by Jennifer Ironside
The Changeling Answer by Jarod K. Anderson
Mama Gonna Fight by Beth Cato


A Whole New World” by Mark Allan Gunnells
Apex Author Interview with Damien Angelica Walters by Andrea Johnson
Apex Cover Artist Interview with Lucas de Alcântara by Russell Dickerson
Clavis Aurea: A Review of Short Fiction by Charlotte Ashley

Cover art by Lucas de Alcântara.

Houdini's Heart

by Thoraiya Dyer | Narrated by Lisa Shininger