Saturday, February 13, 2016

Newly Released: Apex Magazine #81

Apex Publications
Contact: Lesley Conner, Managing Editor
lesley@apex-magazine.com

Apex Magazine Issue 81

Apex Publications is happy to announce the release 81st issue of our science fiction, fantasy, and horror zine Apex Magazine. This month we have original fiction by Benjanun Sriduangkaew, Daniel Rosen, and Betsy Phillips. Our poetry is by Heather Morris, Mike Jewett, Crystal Lynn Hilbert, and Laurel Dixon.

Andrea Johnson interviewed Benjanun Sriduangkaew about her story and writing, and Russell Dickerson talked with our cover artist David Demaret about his work. Also in the issue is a reprint of Nick Mamatas's novelette "On the Occasion of My Retirement."

Over the course of the month we will release all of the content from Apex Magazine Issue 81 online where it can be read for free. Today we released the editorial by our editor-in-chief Jason Sizemore and Benjanun Sriduangkaew's story "The Beast at the End of Time."

To read the entire issue now, purchase a digital copy in PDF, ePub, or mobi formats direct from Apex or through one of our online retailers.

Subscriptions are also available. 12-month subscriptions are available through Apex and Weightless Books. Monthly subscriptions are available for your Kindle through Amazon.

TABLE OF CONTENTS

Editorial
Words from the Editor-in-Chief—Jason Sizemore

Fiction
The Beast at the End of Time — Benjanun Sriduangkaew
The Four Gardens of Fate — Betsy Phillips
Anabaptist — Daniel Rosen
On the Occasion of My Retirement — Nick Mamatas
Glitch Rain (Novel Excerpt) — Alex Livingston

Nonfiction
Interview with Author Benjanun Sriduangkaew — Andrea Johnson
Interview with David Demaret, Cover Artist — Russell Dickerson

Poetry
Calabash — Mike Jewett
Arrhythmia — Heather Morris
Little and Red — Crystal Lynn Hilbert
Paper Unicorn — Laurel Dixon

APEX PUBLICATIONS is a small press dedicated to publishing exemplary works of science fiction, fantasy, and horror. Owned and operated by Jason B. Sizemore, Apex publishes the thrice Hugo Award-nominated Apex Magazine. The Apex catalog contains books by genre luminaries such as Damien Angelica Walters, Catherynne M. Valente, and Brian Keene.