Interview with Cover Artist Sunny Ray

by on Jul 21, 2016 in Nonfiction | 0 comments

This month’s Apex Magazine cover artist is Sunny Ray, a multifaceted artist working in digital painting and illustration. Many of her pieces are driven by the stories that she loves to write, leading to new paintings and animations. “The Fire,” this month’s Apex cover art, is...

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Words for Thought — August 2016

by on Jul 19, 2016 in Blog, Nonfiction | 0 comments

Welcome back to Words for Thought. The following five stories all deal with loss and memory, each looking it from a different angle and each resulting in a powerful tale. “Life in Stone, Glass, and Plastic” by José Pablo Iriarte from Strange Horizons’ June issue tells the story of...

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Star Trek: The Official Guide to Our Universe: Interview with Andrew Fazekas

by on Jul 13, 2016 in Nonfiction | 0 comments

Author of Star Trek: The Official Guide to Our Universe: The True Science Behind the Starship Voyages   Fifty years ago, when Star Trek first debuted on television, it differed from a lot of other media science fiction in one important way. Gene Roddenberry, the show’s creator and...

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Interview with Author Jennifer Giesbrecht

by on Jul 6, 2016 in Nonfiction | 0 comments

I have a confession to make. Ready? My confession is that I’m not into American superhero movies or comics. I never got into Iron Man, I only watched Thor and X-Men for the handsome actors, I could care less about The Fantastic Four or the Avengers or Superman. Even the darker stories...

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Words from the Editor-in-Chief

by on Jul 4, 2016 in Nonfiction | 0 comments

Perhaps the first thing you noticed about this issue was the striking cover art by Sunny Ray. It’s an evocative image, a young child reaching upward, painting the sky. The perfect image to set the mood for this month’s content. Jennifer Giesbrecht’s “Lazarus and the Amazing Kid Phoenix”...

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Interview with Cover Artist Joe Badon

by on Jun 22, 2016 in Nonfiction | 0 comments

This month’s Apex Magazine cover artist is Joe Badon, a freelance comic book artist from Slidell, Louisiana. His cover piece evokes a sense of mystery and a unique vision of reworking older works into new and interesting pieces. APEX MAGAZINE: Your cover piece for this month’s Apex...

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