Black Static

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

Sep-Oct 2014
Issue 42, £4.99, 96pp, cover art by Dave Senecal
• Stories in this issue are by Sara Saab, Alyssa Wong, Noah Wareness, Matthew Cheney, David D. Levine, Kristi DeMeester, and Stephen Hargadon.
• Columns are by Stephen Volk, Lynda E. Rucker, Peter Tennant, and Tony Lee.

(Thu 25 Sep 2014)

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

September 2014
• Stories posted this past month are by Eugie Foster, Deborah Walker, Cat Rambo, Erica L. Satifka, James S. Door, and others.

(Sat 27 Sep 2014)


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

September/October 2014
Issue 254, £4.99, cover art by Wayne Haag
• This issue has fiction by Nina Allan, Jay O’Connell, S.L. Nickerson, T.R. Napper, Julie C. Day, and Sam J. Miller.
• Features include an editorial by Jim Steel, David Langford’s “Ansible Link” news and obits, a column by Jonathan McCalmont, a new column by Nina Allan, and book, DVD/Blue-ray, and film reviews.

(Thu 25 Sep 2014)

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

September 2014
• Fiction posted this month includes Claire Humphrey’s Four Steps to the Perfect Smoky Eye, Polenth Blake’s Never the Same, Sarah Brooks’ The Great Detective, and (reprint) Kim Stanley Robinson’s The Lucky Strike.
• Columns are by Rochita Loenen-Ruiz and Genevieve Valentine.
• Poetry is by Eric Otto, Yoon Ha Lee, Pamela Manasco, and Saira Ali.
• There are also reviews, and a note from Niall Harrison about changes in the reviews department.

(Sat 27 Sep 2014)

• SF & fantasy fiction, reviews, commentary, founded 2008; staff includes fiction editors Patrick Nielsen Hayden and Liz Gorinsky
• Format: Online
• Frequency: Daily

September 2014
• Original stories posted this past month include Julio Cortazar’s Headache, Edith Cohn’s Tuckitor’s Last Swim, Charlie Jane Anders’ As Good As New, Kendare Blake’s When Gods and Vampires Roamed Miami, Lavie Tidhar’s Selfies, David Barett’s The Golden Apple of Shangri-La, and Seanan McGuire’s Midway Relics and Dying Breeds.
Excerpts include those from novels by Timothy Zahn, Steven Brust, George R.R. Martin, Faith Hunter, Elizabeth Haydon, and others.

(Sat 27 Sep 2014)