Apex Magazine

• Quarterly magazine of SF and horror, since 2005; current editor Sigrid Ellis
• Format: Online; Ebook formats
• Frequency: Monthly

October 2014
Issue 65, cover art by Catherine Denvir
• This issue has fiction by Mary McMyne, Kris Millering, Jessica Sirkin, and Tom Piccirilli, with an eBook/subscriber exclusive by Maurice Broaddus.
• Nonfiction includes interviews with Kris Millering and cover artist Catherine Denvir, an essay by Loraine Sammy, and short fiction reviews by Charlotte Ashley.
• Lois Tilton reviewed this issue for Locus Online.

(Fri 10 Oct 2014)

Beneath Ceaseless Skies

• Literary adventure fantasy, since 2008; publisher and editor-in-chief Scott H. Andrews
• Format: Online; PDF and ebook formats
• Frequency: biweekly

October 2014
Issue 157, cover art by Juan Carlos Barquet
• This double-sized anniversary issue has fiction by Richard Parks, K.J. Parker, Aliette de Bodard, and Gwendolyn Clare.

(Fri 10 Oct 2014)


• SF and fantasy fiction, nonfiction, and podcasts, since 2006; publisher/editor Neil Clarke
• Format: Online; Ebook
• Frequency: Monthly

October 2014
Issue 97, cover art by Sandeep Karunakaran
• This issue has fiction by Maria Dahvana Headley, Helena Bell, Rahul Kanakia, E. Catherine Tobler, K.J. Parker, and Alex Irvine.
• Nonfiction includes an interview with Robert Reed and essays by Brian Francis Slattery and Daniel Abraham.
• Lois Tilton reviewed the issue for Locus Online, recommending the Helena Bell story.

(Fri 10 Oct 2014)


• SF/fantasy long fiction, one story per month, beginning November 2010, current editor Rashida J. Smith
• Format: Online
• Frequency: monthly

October 2014
• This month’s story is “Nine Instances of Rain” by M. Huw Evans.

(Fri 10 Oct 2014)

Intergalactic Medicine Show

• Fiction and interviews, since 2005; publisher and executive editor Orson Scott Card, editor Edmund R. Schubert
• Format: Online, subscription access
• Frequency: Bimonthly

September 2014
Issue 41, cover art by James Owen
• Stories in this issue are by H.G. Parry, K.C. Norton, James Beamon, Marie Vibbert, Nick T. Chan & Jennifer Campbell-Hicks, and Alex Shvartsman
• There’s an interview with Maurice Broaddus and an essay by Chris Bellamy.

(Fri 10 Oct 2014)


• Science fiction and fantasy stories, original and reprint, plus features; edited by John Joseph Adams; debuted June 2010; combined with former Fantasy Magazine since Jan 2012
• Format: Online; ebook
• Frequency: Monthly issues in ebook formats for purchase; weekly online updates free

October 2014
Issue 53
• This issue has SF stories by Daniel José Older, Rebecca Ore, Marie Vibbert, and Zoran Zivkovic, and fantasy stories by Kelly Link, Steve Hockensmith, Ysabeau S. Wilce, and Megan Kurashige.
• Nonfiction includes interviews with James S.A. Corey and Lawrence Krauss.
• Exclusive ebook/print content includes stories and excerpts by Lavie Tidhar, Paolo Bacigalupi, and Ann Leckie.

(Fri 10 Oct 2014)

Nightmare Magazine

• Monthly horror e-zine, since October 2012, edited by John Joseph Adams
• Format: Online
• Frequency: Monthly

October 2014
Issue 25
• This special “Women Destroy Horror!” issue is guest-edited by Ellen Datlow, and has stories by Gemma Files, A.R. Morlan, Livia Llewellyn, and Pat Cadigan.
• Nonfiction includes an interview with Joyce Carol Oates and an essay by Chesya Burke.
• Exclusive paid content includes original and reprinted stories by Katherine Crighton, Catherine MacLeod, Tanith Lee, and Joyce Carol Oates, plus essays and a roundtable interview.

(Fri 10 Oct 2014)

Quantum Muse

• Science fiction, fantasy and alternative stories and artwork, based on writers’ group submissions and critiques, since 1998; current lead editor Tim Goyette
• Format: Online
• Frequency: Monthly

October 2014
• This month’s stories are by Jeff Baumgartner, Edward Sullivan, Gordon Rowlinson, Jessica Baumgartner, and Michele Dutcher.
• There’s also flash fiction and an editorial by Gordon Rowlinson.

(Fri 10 Oct 2014)