Apex Magazine

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

October 2013
Issue 53, cover art by Bruce Holwerda
• This issue has fiction by Shira Lipkin, Damien Angelica Walters, Mari Ness, and Kelly McCullough (a reprint).
• Nonfiction includes an editorial by Lynne M. Thomas, an interview with Kelly McCullough, and articles by Douglas Hulick and Gary A. Braunbeck.
• Lois Tilton reviewed this issue in her latest column for Locus Online.

(Sat 12 Oct 2013)


• Australian SF magazine, published irregularly since 1990; online for purchase since 2013
• Format: Online
• Frequency: Monthly

October 2013
Issue 65
• Stories in this issue are by Jason Franks and S G Larner.
• Nonfiction pieces are by Patricia L O’Neill and G K ‘Doc’ Tolliday D.D.

(Sat 12 Oct 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

October 2013
Issue 131, cover art by Rick Sardhina
• This fifth-anniversary double issue has five stories, by Richard Parks, Adam Callaway, Alberto Yáñez, Rebecca Gomez Farrell, and Naim Kabir.
• There’s also an audio fiction podcast by M. Bennardo.
• Lois Tilton reviewed the issue in her latest column for Locus Online, recommending the Richard Parks story.

(Sat 12 Oct 2013)


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

October 2013
Issue 85, cover art by Raul Cruz
• Fiction in this issue is by Julie Novakova, Naomi Kritzer, Dale Bailey, Gwyneth Jones, and George R.R. Martin. (The last two are reprints.)
• Nonfiction includes an editorial by Neil Clarke, an interview with Lavie Tidhar, and articles by Karen Burnham and Daniel Abraham.
• There are also podcasts of the Novakova and Kritzer stories.
• Clarkesworld Magazine Apps are now available from iTunes and Google Play: see http://neil-clarke.com/the-clarkesworld-app-is-now-available/.

(Sat 12 Oct 2013)

Daily Science Fiction

• Original science fiction & fantasy emailed to you every weekday; debuted September 1, 2010; editors Jonathan Laden and Michele Barasso
• Format: Online; email
• Frequency: daily

October 2013
• Stories scheduled for October include titles by Cat Rambo, Jonathan Vos Post, Jenn Reese, Steve Rasnic Tem, Nina Kiriki Hoffman, and many others.

(Sat 12 Oct 2013)


• SF/fantasy long fiction, one story per month, edited by Ann Leckie, beginning November 2010
• Format: Online
• Frequency: monthly

October 2013
• This month’s story is “Mother Roughcoat and Aunt Far Away”, by Patricia Russo.

(Sat 12 Oct 2013)

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 2013
Issue 35, cover art by Nick Greenwood
• Stories in this issue are by Edmund R. Schubert, Michael Greenhut, Matthew S. Rotundo, Sarah Gray, and Beth Cato.
• There’s also an interview with Faith Hunter, and a YA story by S. Boyd Taylor.

(Sat 12 Oct 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

October 2013
Issue 41, cover art by Don Maitz
• Science fiction stories this month are by Keffy R.M. Kehrli, Kameron Hurley, Constance Cooper, and Ken Liu. Fantasy stories are by Karin Tidbeck, Dylan Otto Krider, Charlie Jane Anders, and Neil Gaiman.
• Nonfiction includes interviews with Melissa Marr and Felicia Day.
• Exclusive ebook content includes a story by Cory Doctorow and excerpts from novels by Mira Grant, Tina Connolly, and J. Lincoln Fenn.

(Sat 12 Oct 2013)

The New York Review of Science Fiction

• Essays and reviews, published since 1988; edited by David G. Hartwell, Kathryn Cramer, et al.; PDF and other electronic formats since Sept. 2012
• Format: Electronic
• Frequency: Monthly

September 2013
Issue 301, Vol. 26 No. 1, $5, 32pp
• This special “First Contacts” issue, with a redesign featuring larger fonts and more pages, features Thomas F. Bertonneau on Olaf Stapledon and Terry Thompson on H.G. Wells.
• Other essays are by Alexander Popoff, Mark Rich, and Don Webb. Reviews by Peter Rawlik, Michael Levy, and Joe Milica cover books by Stephen Jones, Eleanor Arnason, and Robert Sheckley.

(Sat 12 Oct 2013)

Nightmare Magazine

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

October 2013
Issue 13, cover art by Peter Mohrbacher
• Stories this month are by Kaaron Warren, Norman Partridge, Megan Arkenberg, and Alaya Dawn Johnson.
• Nonfiction includes an interview with Margo Lanagan and an essay by F. Brett Cox.

(Sat 12 Oct 2013)

Perihelion Science Fiction

• E’zine of hard SF fiction, nonfiction, and art, since 2012; edited by Sam Bellotto Jr.
• Format: Monthly
• Frequency: Online

October 2013
• in this issue are by Michael Hodges, Edward H. Parks, Jude-Marie Green, Holly Schofield, Jim Stewart, Rob Pearce, Justin Woolley, Daniel Ausema, Thomas Canfield, and Leslie Lupien.
• Articles are by Eric M. Jones and John McCormick.
• There’s also a comic strip, an editorial, a page of shorter stories, and a page of reviews.

(Sat 12 Oct 2013)

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 2013
Cover art by Santiago Caruso
• This month’s stories are by Harris Tobias, Stephen Hernandez, Chris DelGuercio, Michele Dutcher, Robert Hedgwood, and Alex Mair.
• There’s also flash fiction by Esmi Rowan, and an editorial by Timothy O. Goyette.

(Sat 12 Oct 2013)

SF Site

• Reviews, interviews, feature, links; published by Rodger Turner since 1997
• Format: Online
• Frequency: Semi-monthly

October 2013
• Lead reviews are David Maddox on Jack Skillingstead and Greg L. Johnson on the Benfords’ Starship Century.
• Other reviews include Rodger Turner on Gardner Dozois’ Year’s Best, Sandra Scholes on David Lee Summers, and Sherwood Smith on Charles de Lint.
• There are also columns by Derek Johnson, Neil Walsh and Rick Klaw & Mark London Williams.

(Sat 12 Oct 2013)