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Message from the Editors

Streetwise by Phil Emery

A Cold Day in Crisis by Matthew Sandborn Smith

Lee Harveys Assistants by Mark D. West

Wings More Than Wishes by Steele Tyler Filipek

Identity Theft by Greg M. Hall

Editors Corner: Decay Signals by Lesley L. Smith

Special Feature: Author Interview with Bernita Harris by Betsy Dornbusch


         Volume 5, Issue 2, May 31, 2010

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Message from the Editors

We've got a little bit of everything in our May issue. Phil Emery's "Streetwise" is a dark and edgy SF story. In "A Cold Day in Crisis," Matthew Sandborn Smith presents us with an urban SF/F in a setting that is as far away from "urban" as you can get. As you might surmise from the title, "Lee Harvey's Assistants" by Mark D. West is a time-travel tale that puts an new spin on the Kennedy assassination. In the steam punk arena, a simple monk faces new technology in Greg M. Hall's "Wings More Than Wishes." And for you fantasy buffs, we have "Identity Theft" by Greg M. Hall, a twisty tale of kings, wizards, and gender. Our Editor's Corner features a touching SF tale in which a scientist strives to find a cure for cancer before it's too late-for herself and the world. Finally, we interview up-and-coming urban fantasy author Bernita Harris, who shares insights into her new book and her writing life. Here's wishing all of our readers a great summer of speculative fiction fun!




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