Issue 68 — January 2015

Apex Magazine Issue 68Apex 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 the first Tuesday of every month.

Pocosin” by Ursula Vernon
Multo” by Samuel Marzioli
Anarchic Hand” by Andy Dudak
John Dillinger and the Blind Magician” by Allison M. Dickson
“The Sea Half-Held by Night” by E. Catherine Tobler (eBook/subscriber exclusive)
“Straggletaggle — Novel Excerpt” by J.M. McDermott (eBook/subscriber exclusive)

Doors” by Alina Rios
The Poe Twist” by Armel Dagorn
Before My Father Vanished” by Wendy Rathbone

Words from the Editor-in-Chief” by Jason Sizemore
The Other: HP Lovecraft, Alien, and Ghost Stories: Monstrifications of Dunbar’s Number” by DeAnna Knippling
Apex Author Interview with Ursula Vernon” by Andrea Johnson
Apex Cover Artist Interview with Emma SanCartier” by Russell Dickerson
Clavis Aurea: A Review of Short Fiction” by Charlotte Ashley

Podcast Fiction
Download Podcast #19 (“Pocosin” by Ursula Vernon) or listen using the player below. (28:03 in length)

A 2014 Hugo Award nominee for Best Semiprozine!

Cover art by Emma SanCartier.

About the Artist

Emma SanCartier sells original artwork, prints, and sculptures to collectors all over the world, and has been involved in numerous gallery shows across the country. To see more of her artwork, visit her website at