Marine Gunnery Sergeant Walker emerges from cold sleep and is blown out of an assault cutter into orbit. Surrounded by the frozen corpses of comrades, with no communications and a battle dress computer that speaks the wrong language, quick thinking is critical. Walker must figure out a way to land safely on the unknown planet below or burn up trying. ... [click here for more]
Rachando stared with a mix of fear and trepidation at the words hanging in the air before him. Return to Vorito, with the utmost haste, for reassignment. In all the years he had worked for General Development Corporation, nothing good ever started out that way.
Rachando is a solid fixture in the Floating Palace, known to all the nobility as a man who can get hold of anything they need – in... [click here for more]
The second issue of SHERLOCK HOLMES MYSTERY MAGAZINE includes contributions from Darrell Schweitzer ("The Adventure of the Hanoverian Vampires"), Marc Bilgrey ("You See, But You Forget"), David Waxman ("Tough as Diamonds?), Ron Goulart ("The Mystery of the Flying Man"), Gary Lovisi ("A Study in Evil"), Jean Paiva ("Max's Cap"), M.J. Elliott ("A Reputation for Murder"), and Sir Arthur Conan Doyle ("The... [click here for more]
Jack Bronson desperately needs a job. In fact, there isn't much he'd say no to if it meant a paycheck to keep a roof over his family's head.
When an opportunity arises to become the maintenance worker at an apartment complex, Jack jumps at the chance. During his interview, however, he can't help but wonder if there's something wrong. His new boss offers him the job in under five minutes, there's... [click here for more]
When two young men get lost in Alaska’s mountainous wilderness, they slowly begin to die of exposure. As their senses become numb, they become aware of a third man traveling with them at times, and are too disoriented to make contact. When the two young men collapse in exhaustion and give themselves over to death, the mysterious third man appears again. Is he there to help, hinder...or is he... [click here for more]