Black Static

• British fantasy and horror magazine, debuting 2007 (formerly The Third Alternative), edited by Andy Cox
• Format: Print
• Frequency: Bimonthly

Nov-Dec 2012
Issue 31, £4.99, 96pp, cover art by Richard Wagner
• This issue has stories by Jackson Kuhl, Seán Padraic Birnie, Steven Pirie, Steven J. Dines, V.H. Leslie, and James Cooper.
• Columns and reviews are by Stephen Volk, Christopher Fowler, Tony Lee, and Peter Tennant.
• The magazine’s site has this post with an annotated table of contents.

(Mon 26 Nov 2012)

Eclipse Online

• SF and fantasy, two stories per month beginning October 2012, edited by Jonathan Strahan
• Format: Online
• Frequency: Semi-monthly

November 2012
• The two November stories are Holmes Sherlock: A Hwarhath Mystery by Eleanor Arnason, and Firebugs by Nina Kiriki Hoffman.
• Jonathan Strahan also provides an editorial.
• Lois Tilton reviewed this issue in her most recent column for Locus Online.

(Wed 28 Nov 2012)


• SF magazine, currently bimonthly, published since 1982, co-founded by David Pringle; edited since 2004 by Andy Cox

Nov-Dec 2012
Issue 243, £4.99, 96pp, cover art by Ben Baldwin
• This issue has stories by Jon Wallace, Chen Qiufan, Caroline M. Yoachim, Priya Sharma, and Jason Sanford.
• Features include David Langford’s “Ansible Link” column of news and obituaries; book reviews including an interview with Adam Roberts; DVD and Blue-Ray reviews by Tony Lee; and film reviews by Nick Lowe.
• The magazine’s website has this detailed table of contents.

(Mon 26 Nov 2012)

Mythic Delirium

• Bi-annual poetry magazine since 1998; published and edited by Mike Allen

Summer/Fall 2012
Issue 27, $5.00, 30pp, cover art by Paula Friedlander
• This issue has 18 poems by Ken Liu, Theodora Goss, Rachel Swirsky, sonya Taaffe, and others.
• The Mythic Delirium site has links to the wraparound cover and to the table of contents.

(Sat 17 Nov 2012)


• Journal of the Science Fiction Poetry Association (SFPA); edited by Marge Simon

October-December 2012
Issue 35.4, $5, 36pp, cover art by Skinny Gaviar
• This issue has poetry by Denise Dumars, James S. Dorr, Robert Borski, G.O. Clark, Bruce Boston, and many others.
• Features include an editorial by F.J. Bergmann, a President’s Message by David C. Kopaska-Merkel, a new “Stealth SF” column by Denise Dumars, small press reviews, and a con report.
• The magazine’s website has the complete table of contents with links to several sample poems.
• This issue is mailed with the 2012 Dwarf Stars anthology, edited by Geoffrey A. Landis and Joshua Gage; the website has the table of contents.

(Fri 16 Nov 2012)