Apex Magazine Story of the Year 2015

by on Jan 11, 2016 in Blog | 9 comments

It’s that time of year again! The time of year when you get to vote for your favorite original story published during the past year in Apex Magazine! For the past three years, you all have voted for absolutely stunning stories, giving prestige and bragging rights to Marie Vibbert in 2014, Brian Trent in 2013, and Alethea Kontis and Katharine Duckett in 2012. We want to add another name to our list of Story of the Year winners and you get to choose which one by voting for your favorite original short story from Apex Magazine in 2015. One vote per person, please. We will be throwing out any duplicate votes. Voting closes at 11:59PM EST on Friday, January 15th. We...

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Apex Magazine Story of the Year 2014 Winner

by on Jan 21, 2015 in Blog | 0 comments

The votes are in and the time has come to announce the Apex Magazine Story of the Year for 2014! The voting was close, with “Jackalope Wives” by Ursula Vernon, “Anthracite Weddings” by John Zaharick, “Candy Girl” by Chikodili Emelumadu, and “The House in Winter” by Jessica Sirkin all having strong numbers. Even one of our Steal the Spotlight entries, “Guided Breathing Exercise: Being Mindful of the Succubus in Your Bedroom” by Christine Purcell, got a fair number of votes. But one story pulled ahead of them all to claim the title of Apex Magazine Story of the Year 2014. Drum roll please… The Apex Magazine Story of the Year for 2014 is “Keep Talking” by Marie Vibbert!...

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Apex Magazine Story of the Year 2014

by on Jan 12, 2015 in Blog | 0 comments

It’s that time of year again. Time to vote on your favorite original story published in the last year of Apex Magazine! The last two years, you guys have chosen absolutely stunning winners, giving the prestige and bragging rights to Brian Trent in 2013, and Alethea Kontis and Katharine E.K. Duckett in 2012. Now, you get to do it again, choosing from all the amazing original stories that we published during 2014. One vote per person, please. We will be throwing out any duplicate votes. Voting will close at 11:59PM EST on Monday, January 19th. The winner will be announced on Tuesday, January 20th. Until then, have fun and may your favorite story win!...

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2013 Apex Magazine Story of the Year Winner!

by on Jan 24, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

Congratulations to Brian Trent! His story “A Matter of Shapespace” has been selected by our fans and readers as the 2013 Apex Magazine Story of the Year! “A Matter of Shapespace” appeared in issue 51 (August, 2013). Thank you to all who voted! Read “A Matter of Shapespace” here.

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Story of the Year

by on May 13, 2013 in | 0 comments

Each year in January, our fans vote for their favorite story from the previous twelve months. The winner is proclaimed the Apex Magazine Story of the Year. Click on the title to read each Story of the Year. 2016 The Old Man and the Phoenix — Alexandria Baisden 2015 Multo — Samuel Marzioli 2014 Keep Talking — Marie Vibbert 2013 A Matter of Shapespace — Brian Trent 2012 (Tie) Blood from Stone — Alethea Kontis Sexagesimal — Katharine E.K....

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