Nonfiction

Let’s Talk About Afrofuturism

by on May 9, 2019 in Nonfiction, Slider | 1 comment

Let’s Talk About Afrofuturism

Let’s talk about Afrofuturism. It’s been the center of much debate and conversation lately due to the concept entering the mainstream public consciousness. This is even truer now that Black Panther has broken all sorts of box office records. Honestly, this an exciting time for someone...

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Words from the Editor-in-Chief

by on May 7, 2019 in Nonfiction, Slider | 2 comments

Words from the Editor-in-Chief

You are reading the last issue of Apex Magazine.

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Our Audacity

by on May 7, 2019 in Nonfiction, Slider | 0 comments

Our Audacity

It’s always a valuable exercise to take stock of who you are outside of the hot buzzwords of the day.

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Words for Thought

by on May 2, 2019 in Nonfiction | 0 comments

Words for Thought

Welcome to April’s “Words for Thought.” I have mixed emotions writing this month’s column, and fittingly enough, this month’s stories all explore the mixed emotions of hope and despair. As most folks know by now, Apex Magazine is going on indefinite hiatus. While I completely understand...

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The Pros and Cons of Stage Directions

by on Apr 11, 2019 in Nonfiction, Slider | 0 comments

The Pros and Cons of Stage Directions

I started acting on stage at seven. My first role was Marcie in We’re All Stars, Charlie Brown. I don’t remember the audition, but I do remember my mother’s reaction: something along the lines of “What? My child, with her nose permanently stuck in books, whose best friend is a tree, is...

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Words from the Editor-in-Chief

by on Apr 2, 2019 in Nonfiction, Slider | 0 comments

Words from the Editor-in-Chief

Well, that was an experience I’ve survived a triple resection of my mandible. There’s still plenty of pain, swelling, and a lack of teeth, but considering all things, I’m doing really well. The support of the genre community has been incredible. Your messages of love and healing did a...

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