Periodicals, late April 2018

New issues of The New York Review of Science Fiction, Star*Line, and Into the Ruins, plus April issues and posts at Beneath Ceaseless Skies, Daily SF, Strange Horizons, and

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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 2018
Issue 249-250, cover art by Jereme Peabody
Issue 249, posted April 12, has stories by Rahul Kanakia and Joanne Rixon, with an archive story by Martin Cahill.
• Double Issue 250, posted April 26, has stories by K.J. Parker, Richard Parks, Margaret Ronald, and Bonnie Jo Stufflebeam, with an archive story by Catherynne M. Valente.

(Sun 29 Apr 2018)


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

April 2018
• Flash and short shorts posted in April are by Mary Soon Lee, Kevin J. Anderson, Rich Larson, Stephen S. Power, Ken Brady, and others.

(Sun 29 Apr 2018)


Into the Ruins

• Quarterly “science fiction for the real world”, edited by Joel Garis; since Spring 2016
• Format: Print and Digital
• Frequency: Quarterly

Winter 2018
Issue 8, 108pp
• This issue has stories by Greta Hayer, Holly Schofield, Violet Bertelsen, Catherine McGuire, Alistair Herbert, and KL Cook.

(Thu 5 Apr 2018)


The New York Review of Science Fiction

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

April 2018
Issue 346, Vol. 29 No. 10, 32pp
• This special Ursula K. Le Guin issue features a long essay by Sandra J. Lindow on the Hainish Cycle, and Mark Scroggins on Michael Moorcock’s nonfiction books.
• Peter Rawlik reviews Jacqueline Baker, Brain Stableford essays on rockets in early French SF, Mike Barrett essays on A.N.L. Munby, and Darrwell Schweitzer reviews Nat Segaloff’s book about Harlan Ellison.

(Tue 10 Apr 2018)



• Journal of the Science Fiction Poetry Association (SFPA); edited by Vince Gotera

Spring 2018
Issue 41.2, $5, 48pp, cover art by Likhain
• This issue has poetry by Roxanne Barbour, David C. Kopaska-Merkel, Mary Soon Lee, Beth Cato, Robert Borski, and many others.
• Features include an editorial by Vince Gotera, a President’s Message by Bryan Thao Worra, small press reviews, and a “Stealth SF” column by Denise Dumars.

(Tue 3 Apr 2018)


Strange Horizons

• Fiction, art, articles, poetry, and reviews; founded September 2000; editor-in-chief Susan Marie Groppi through 2010, Niall Harrison to 2017; currently Jane Crowley and Kate Dollarhyde
• Format: Online
• Frequency: Weekly

April 2018
• Issue 2 April has fiction by Samantha Mills, poetry by Marcus Chan, an interview with artist Julia Griffin, and reviews.
• Issue 9 April has fiction by Evan Dicken, poetry by Genevieve DeGuzman, and reviews.
• Issue 16 April has fiction by Samuel Jensen, poetry by Jinna Lei, and reviews.
• Issue 23 April has poetry by Andrew Crabtree, an article by Claudie Arseneault, a column by Margaret Rhee, and reviews.

(Sun 29 Apr 2018)


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

April 2018
Original fiction posted in April is by Jonathan Carroll, Kathleen Jennings, Sarah Gailey, and Margaret Killjoy.
Excerpts are by Emily Devenport, Raymond E. Feist, R.F. Kuang, and others.

(Sun 29 Apr 2018)



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