Issue 89 — October 2016

coverApex 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.

Words from the Editor-in-Chief by Jason Sizemore
Damnatio Ad Beastias by Kristi DeMeester (Short Story)
Interview with Author Kristi DeMeester by Andrea Johnson
American Dreams by Allie Nelson (Poetry)

Pagpag by Samuel Marzioli (Short Story)
Discovering Somnio: Interview with Travis Milloy by Betsy Phillips (Feature)
Winged Beings of the Necropolis by Gary Every (Poetry)

Zayinim by Adam Roberts (Short Story)
Interview with Artist Denis Corvus by Russell Dickerson
Starfields by Andrew Gilstrap (Poetry)

Words for Thought: Short Fiction Review by A.C. Wise
From the Vault: Frank by Betsy Phillips (Short Fiction)

Podcast Fiction
Download Apex Magazine Podcast #40 (“Damnatio Ad Beastias” by Kristi DeMeester) or listen using the player below. (43:35 in length)

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Cover art by Denis Corvus.

About the Artist

deniscorvusDenis Corvus has always loved creating dark and surrealistic paintings — starting from childhood, in school, in the margins of an exercise book. He also enjoys creating fan art of various games and comics. Denis is currently working as a computer graphics artist for a game development company which focuses on mobile applications.

Visit Corvus’s galleries on DeviantArt to see more of his work, including his extensive galleries of game, anime, and film fan art pieces.

Apex Magazine Issue 90 Preview

Next month in Apex Magazine we have four original short stories from four amazing women: “Every Winter” by E. Catherine Tobler, “After We Walk Away” by Erica L. Satifka, “The Island in the Attic” by Natalia Theodoridou, and “When She Comes” by Onu-Okpara Chiamaka. We’ll also have an excerpt of Apex’s next book release Rosewater by Tade Thompson. Plus, a lot more in the November issue of Apex Magazine.