Words for Thought–December 2016

by on Nov 23, 2016 in Blog | 0 comments

Winter can be a bleak time of year, with colder weather and shorter days. It can be a time for introspection, and as such, December’s Words for Thought focuses on stories about the nature of self, and the struggle to find a balance between the light and the darkness within. The...

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When will Apex be open to submissions?

by on Nov 17, 2016 in Blog | 0 comments

Since we’ve been closed for a while, a lot of people have been asking when Apex Magazine will be open to submissions again. A fair question, and happily I can say that I have that answer. Or answers, as it will be, since we are holding an open submission session for Maurice Broaddus’s...

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Rosewater (Novel Excerpt)

by on Nov 14, 2016 in Blog | 0 comments

CHAPTER ONE Rosewater: 2066 I’m at the Integrity Bank job for forty minutes before the anxieties kick in. It’s how I usually start my day. This time it’s because of a wedding and a final exam. Not my wedding, not my exam. In my seat by the window I can see, but not hear, the city. This...

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Apex Magazine Subscription Drive Ending Today

by on Nov 10, 2016 in Blog | 0 comments

As of this morning Apex Magazine will be suspending its current subscription drive. More important things are occurring in the world right now that require our focus and energy. Our plan is to try and raise the other $7200 sometime in the first quarter of 2017. The additional content...

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Mini interview with Katharine E.K. Duckett

by on Nov 9, 2016 in Blog | 0 comments

Today we have our 2012 Story of the Year co-winner Katharine E.K. Duckett! In the interview, Duckett discusses her Story of the Year work “Sexigesimal” that appeared in issue 40, why she loves Apex Magazine, and her upcoming work. If you enjoyed Katharine’s story and interview,...

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Mini Interview with C.S.E. Cooney

by on Nov 4, 2016 in Blog | 0 comments

Today we have 2016 World Fantasy Award-winning author CSE Cooney! You can listen to Cooney’s interview here! In the interview, Cooney discusses her story “The Big Bah-Ha” that appears in issue 86. It also appears in her World Fantasy Award-winning collection Bone Swans:...

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