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.
Fiction: "Recipe Collecting in the Asteroid Belt" -- Jeremy R. Butler "Twilight of the Eco-Terrorist" -- Annalee Newitz "In Search of" -- Will Ludwigsen
Poetry: "Black, Red, White" -- Rachel Swirsky... [click here for more]
Step Into Our WorldWe are wizards, cops, mechanics, werewolves, doctors, fairies, mobsters, reporters, holy warriors, and vampires.We call upon the dark powers of the Nevernever-or the darkness in human nature.We are the monsters living next door or lurking behind a friendly face.This is the Dresdenverse. ... [click here for more]
Tell Us Your StoryBeneath the "normal" surface of the world are things and people which most of us don't want to know about, and will do our best to forget about if we ever come near them. People won't see what they don't want to see.But that's most of us. And you-you're not most of us.What's Your Story?
Whether you're... [click here for more]
Popular short fiction writer Lavie Tidhar gathers some of his best work in one collection. Stories that are infused with centuries of tradition and painted with Hebrew mythology. We meet the Tzaddik as he faces off against a vengeful angel intent on sending the Fallen to hell. The shapeshifting Rat fights lycanthropic Nazis. The Rabbi takes us on a thoughtful and amusing journey into the possibilities... [click here for more]
When Nolan Holtz is hired to deliver a package to a rich businessman, he doesn't think much of it. It's a simple enough job and the pay is terrible, so how much trouble could it be?
As his routine package drop turns south, Nolan learns there's something more to the story behind his delivery. Good thing he had the foresight to hire that cybered-out Runner known as Frank "the Tank," or Nolan... [click here for more]
Secrets and illusions abound in a decaying convent wrapped in dark magic and scented with blood. Portia came to the convent with the ghost of Imogen, the lover she failed to protect in life. Now, the spell casting caste wants to make sure that neither she nor her spirit ever leave.
Portia's ignorance of her own power may be even more deadly than those who conspire against her as she fights to fulfill... [click here for more]
Imogen is all that matters.
After rescuing her lover from the forces that trapped her in The Convent of the Pure, Portia Gyony has lost Imogen once again to the darkness that surrounds them. The only way to reunite is to walk through the shadow-worlds of the dead and bring Imogen back to the body that awaits her-a journey no nephilim was meant to take.
Still seeking out the boundaries of her own... [click here for more]