Apex Magazine

• Quarterly magazine of SF and horror, since 2005; current editor Lynne M. Thomas
• Format: Online; Ebook formats
• Frequency: Quarterly

March 2013
Issue 46
• This issue has fiction by William Alexander, Liz Argall, Rachel Swirsky, and Tim Pratt.
• There’s also an editorial by Lynne M. Thomas, an interview with Tim Pratt, and an essay by Kelly McCullough.
• Lois Tilton reviewed the issue here, recommending the Swirsky story.

(Sat 30 Mar 2013)

Beneath Ceaseless Skies

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

March 2013
Issue 116-117, cover art by Maciej Wojtala
• Issue 116, posted March 7th, has stories by Margaret Ronald and A.B. Treadwell, with a podcast of the Treadwell story.
• Issue 177, posted March 21st, has stories by Marissa Lingen and Alec Austin, with a podcast of a story by Tori Truslow.
• Lois Tilton reviews these issues here.

(Sat 30 Mar 2013)

Dreams and Nightmares

• Magazine of fantastic poetry, published since 1986, by David C. Kopaska-Merkel
• Format: Print
• Frequency: Quarterly

January 2013
Issue 94, $5, 20pp, cover art by Denny Marshall
• This issue has poetry by Denny Marshall, Robert Borski, Ann K. Schwader, F.J. Bermann, and others.
• David C. Kopaska-Merkel posts regular updates at the Dreams & Nightmares blog.

(Sat 16 Mar 2013)

Eclipse Online

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

March 2013
• Stories posted in March are Loss, with Chalk Diagrams by E. Lily Yu, and In Metal, In Bone by An Owomoyela.
• Lois Tilton reviews the stories here, recommending the Owomoyela story.

(Sat 30 Mar 2013)


• 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

March 2013
Issue 34, cover art by Matt Tkocz
• SF stories in this issue are by Lisa Tuttle, Jake Kerr, Holly Phillips, and Rich Larsen. Fantasy stories are by Angélica Gorodischer, Karen Joy Fowler, Sarena Ulibarri, and Felicity Savage.
• Nonfiction includes interviews with Philip Pullman and Angélica Gorodischer.
• Exclusive ebook content includes a story by John Barnes and an excerpt from Seanan McGuire’s latest novel.
• Lois Tilton reviews the issue here.

(Sat 30 Mar 2013)

On Spec

• Canadian magazine of the fantastic, since 1989; managing editor Diane Walton
• Format: Print
• Frequency: Quarterly

Winter 2012/2013
Issue 91, Vol. 24 No. 4, C$6.95, 108pp, cover art by Kenn Brown
• Fiction in this issue is by Steven Popkes, JD DeLuzio, Gaie Sebold, Kevin Cockle, Leslie Clair Walker, Kim Neville, and David Gordon Buresh.
• Nonfiction includes an editorial by Diane L. Walton, an op-ed by Allan Weiss, and interviews with author Kevin Cockle and artist Kenn Brown.
• Lois Tilton reviews the issue here, recommending the story by Steven Popkes.

(Wed 13 Mar 2013)

Strange Horizons

• Fiction, art, articles, poetry, and reviews; founded September 2000; editor-in-chief Susan Marie Groppi through 2010, Niall Harrison beginning 2011
• Format: Online
• Frequency: Weekly; reviews posted three times a week

March 2013
• Fiction posted this month is by Toh EnJoe, Yukimi Ogawa, and Karin Tidbeck, each with a podcast reading.
• Poetry is by Ada Hoffman, Stefon Mears, Madeline Sebastian Burtenshaw, and Heather Sommer, with a group podcast.
• Nonfiction includes an interviews with Ken Liu and Adam Roberts, John Clute’s “Scores” column, columns by Eleanor Arnason and Rochita Loenen-Ruiz, and reviews.
• Lois Tilton reviews the stories here, recommending the Enjoe story.

(Sat 30 Mar 2013)


• Fiction and reviews, since 2007; head editor William K. Schafer
• Format: Online
• Frequency: Quarterly issues; periodic updates

Spring 2013
• Stories in this issue are by Tobias S. Buckell, Kat Howard, Jay Lake, William Browning Spencer, Caitlín R. Kiernan, and Brian Francis Slattery.
• Lois Tilton reviews the issue here, recommending the Howard and Kiernan stories.

(Sat 30 Mar 2013)