Abyss & Apex

• Magazine of Speculative Fiction, since Jan/Feb 2003; editor-in-chief Wendy S. Delmater
• Format: Online
• Frequency: Quarterly

2nd Quarter 2014
Issue 2Q, Whole #50
• This 50th issue has fiction by Debi Carroll, Leah Rhyne, Thomas K. Carpenter, and Sherri Cook Woosley.
• There’s also flash fiction by Jennifer Campbell-Hicks and Pam L. Wallace, and poetry by David Barber and several others.

(Sat 5 Apr 2014)

Analog Science Fiction and Fact

• Science fiction and nonfiction; published since 1930 (originally Astounding); edited, since April 2013, by Trevor Quachri
• Format: Print
• Frequency: Near-monthly (10 issues/year)

June 2014
Vol. 134 No. 6, $4.99, 112pp, cover art by Dominic Harman
• This issue has novelettes by Michael F. Flynn and J.T. Sharrah, and short stories by Jay Werkheiser, Tony Ballantyne, Ron Collins, Jennifer R. Povey, and Bud Sparhawk. There’s also a “Probability Zero” vignette by Kate Gladstone, and a poem by G.O. Clark.
• The science fact article, by Edward M. Lerner, is about the paranormal.
• Departments include a guest editorial by David Bartell, “Popcorn Science”; an “Alternate View” column by Jeffery D. Kooistra, “Past Master of Electromagnetism”; and “The Reference Library” book reviews by Don Sakers, covering titles by Ann Leckie and others.

(Thu 3 Apr 2014)

Apex Magazine

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

April 2014
Issue 59, cover art by Mehrdad Isvandi
• This issue has fiction by Haddayr Copley-Woods, Tom Piccirilli, Ferret Steinmetz, and John Chu, with an additional story by Pamela Dean and a novel extract by Lavie Tidhar that are exclusive to ebook/subscribers.
• There’s also poetry by Beth Cato, Michele Bannister, Sonya Taaffe, and Chris Lynch.
• Nonfiction includes interviews with Ferrett Steinmetz and Mehrdad Isvandi, an essay by Abra Staffin-Wiebe, and an editorial.

(Sat 5 Apr 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

April 2014
Issue 144, cover art by David Demaret
• This issue, posted April 3, has stories by Benjanun Sriduangkaew and Raphael Ordoñez, with an audio podcast of the former.

(Sat 5 Apr 2014)


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

April 2014
Issue 91, cover art by Peter Mohrbacher
• This issue has fiction by Michael Swanwick, Benjanun Sriduangkaew, Kali Wallace, Sean Williams, Susan Palwick, and Dominic Green.
• Nonfiction includes a conversation with Ben Tanzer, essays by Julie Novakova and Daniel Abraham, and an editorial by Neil Clarke.

(Sat 5 Apr 2014)


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

April 2014
• This month’s story is “Three Partitions” by Bogi Takács.

(Sat 5 Apr 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

March 2014
Issue 38, cover art by Scott Altmann
• Stories in this issue are by Gareth D. Jones, Jeffrey A Ballard, Alter S. Reiss, Brain K. Lowe, and Edmund R. Schubert.
• There’s an interview with Allen M. Steele, an essay on film by Chris Bellamy, and a podcast story by Shannon Peavey.

(Sat 5 Apr 2014)


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

March/April 2014
Issue 251, cover art by Wayne Haag
• This issue has fiction by John Grant, Karl Bunker, Greg Kurzawa, Suzanne Palmer, Tracie Welser, and Gareth L. Powell.
• Features and reviews are by David Langford, Tony Lee, Nick Lowe, Paul Kincaid, and others, with an interview of Simon Ings.

(Sat 29 Mar 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

April 2014
Issue 47, cover art by Rémi Le Capon
• Science fiction stories this month are by RoboNinja, translated by Brooke Bolander, Scott Sigler, Linda Nagata, Shaenon K. Garrity, and Ted Chiang. Fantasy stories are by Carmen Maria Machado, K.J. Bishop, C.J. Cherryh, and Thomas Olde Heuvelt.
• Nonfiction includes interviews with Darren Aronofky and Scott Sigler.
• Exclusive ebook content includes a novella by Michael Shea and a tribue to Shea by Laird Barron, and novel excepts by Daryl Gregory and Elizabeth Bear.

(Sat 5 Apr 2014)

Mythic Delirium

• Quarterly fiction and poetry journal published and edited by Mike Allen; debuted 1998 as a biannual poetry journal, became quarterly in 2013

April-June 2014
Issue 04
• April content from this quarterly issue is now online: a short story by Rhonda Parrish and poems by Lynette Mejía and Jane Yolen. Poems to be posted in May and June are also listed.
• There’s also an editorial by Mike Allen.

(Fri 4 Apr 2014)

Nightmare Magazine

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

April 2014
Issue 19
• Stories this month are by Bones, Dale Bailey, Nancy Etchemendy, and Martin Cahill.
• Nonfiction includes an interview with Darren Shan and a column by Nicholas Kaufman.

(Sat 5 Apr 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

April 2014
Cover art by Keith Bentham
• This month’s stories are by James Turnbull, Harris Tobias, Michele Dutcher, Bill Kowaleski, Gordon Rowlinson, and Jerome Henry.
• There’s also flash fiction by Harris Tobias, and an editorial by Michele Dutcher.

(Sat 5 Apr 2014)