Apex Magazine is a monthly science fiction, fantasy, and horror magazine featuring original, mind-bending short fiction from many of the top pros of the field. New issues are released on the first Tuesday of every month.
TABLE OF CONTENTS Fiction Aishiteru Means I Love You — Troy Tang She Gave Her Heart, He Took Her Marrow — Sam Fleming The Phylactery — Nick Mamatas Memory Tree — Jes Rausch Nemesis — Laird Barron A Letter to Santa — Melanie Rees (Christmas Invasion Flash Fiction Winner) Christmas is Coming — Gina L. Grandi (Christmas Invasion Flash Fiction Winner) Reconstituted — Marlee Jane Ward (Christmas Invasion Flash Fiction Winner)
Nonfiction Shiny Books and Corinthians: Writing Historical Fiction without Cliches — Jennie Goloboy Interview with Author Sam Fleming — Andrea Johnson Interview with Artist Irek Konior — Russell Dickerson
Poetry Grotesque — J.J. Hunter Myrrh, and the Sun — Lara Ek
Editorial Words from the Editor-in-Chief — Jason Sizemore