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Issue #136–Spring 2020

FICTION

The Homeless by Elana Gomel
against a cloudy winter’s starling sky by Dian Cunningham Parrotta
Flashlight, Knife and Flowered Crown (Part 3 of 3) by Sarah Avery
A Noble Rot by Serena Jayne
The Light of Forgotten Times by Viacheslav Lazurin
The Year of the Wolf by Heinrich von Wolfcastle
The Gift of Death by Christina Sng

POETRY

Without Worship by Mary Soon Lee
untitled speculative haiku #173 by Greg Schwartz
Accidental Prometheus by Scott J. Couturier
You Were With Me by Cindy O’Quinn
The Great Blue Stomach That Circles The Sun by Jamal Hodge
More Than a Feeling (A Nonet) by Lauren McBride
Maps to the Homes of the Stars by Robert Borski
Time Trap by Jill Bauman
If Dreams Were Stars by Kurt Newton
Herla’s Fall by Matthew Wilson
Philip K. Dick’s Typewriter by Robert Ensor
LEVART EMIT ERIUQER YAM SSOL RUOY GNITIRWNU by Sanguine Kagami

NON-FICTION

Speculating: 11361.12 by Angela Yuriko Smith
Word Ninja by Linda D. Addison
Tuesday is “Soylent Green” by Daniel M. Kimmel
Jim Freund: Friend of Fiction by Angela Yuriko Smith
Artist Mark Levine on “Taken” by Angela Yuriko Smith

ART

Cover ​by Arthur Haywood
‘The Homeless’ Illustration by Brad W. Foster
‘Flashlight, Knife and Flowered Crown’ Illustration by Anthony R. Rhodes
Taken by Mark Levine
‘A Noble Rot’ Illustration by Alfred Klosterman
Sy Klopz by L. Allen Gillick
‘The Light of Forgotten Times’ Illustration by Thomas Nackid
‘The Year of the Wolf’ Illustration by Alan Beck
‘The Gift of Death’ Illustration by Martin Hanford