A band is playing a residency in a bar by the waterside, and the music gets the locals a-calling, and then some….
For the second time in 2002 Interzone gives an issue a double-month attribution in an attempt to get its cover date in line with those magazines which date their issues a couple of months ahead. Philip Lawson (Michael Bishop and Paul Di Filippo). ‘We’re All in this Alone’. Lawson is the pseudonym used by Bishop… Continue reading Interzone Number 184 November/December 2002
Michael F. Flynn. Quaestiones Super Caelo Et Mundo. A lengthy offering from Flynn, providing a fictional angle on scientific enlightenment in medieval times – historical fiction about science, as opposed to science fiction. The story is followed up by a Science Fact piece which delves into the same territory. Richard A. Lovett. The Last of… Continue reading Analog, July/August 2007
The annual double-issue. G. David Nordley. The Fire and The Wind. The story starts with a stark warning to the main character than in space, whilst oxygen is a friend, in the wrong circumstances it can be lethal. A crew of students with the lunar rescue squad find themselves pitched into a dramatic rescue, but… Continue reading Analog Science Fiction and Science Fact, July/August 2003