Posts Tagged "issue 90"

Interview with Cover Artist Ania Tomicka

by on Nov 9, 2016 in Nonfiction | 0 comments

Apex Magazine welcomes Ania Tomicka as our November cover artist, whose wonderful paintings redefine the ideas behind portraiture. With nearly all of her artwork titles being based on songs, Tomicka brings emotional depth to her many beautiful paintings. APEX MAGAZINE: This month’s Apex...

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When She Comes

by on Nov 7, 2016 in Short Fiction | 4 comments

800 words “I have been expecting you,” the man says. He watches the fluid form solidify — teeth first, then hair, wide jigida-clad hips and soft-soft skin gleaming reddish-brown from uli — inside his hut. The smell of lemongrass fills the room. Metal anklets jangle as the newly formed...

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Love’s Idea Envisioned by a Satyr

by on Nov 4, 2016 in Poetry | 0 comments

Her legs must be long as rockets, rubbery as chicken bones soaked in vinegar. She must be ethereal, hands like talons to stoke the tender coals he gathers in the woods. She must arrive on the tail of an exodus, an eviction, or banishment. She must be Thumbelina-small, fit snug in the cup...

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Every Winter

by on Nov 1, 2016 in Short Fiction | 0 comments

5,300 Words Every winter, Halla rents the Villa Couloir on the banks of the Ruisseau de Rieu Ferré for its quiet, its darkness. Near the arch of the old stone bridge, it has a view of little else — skeletal trees, the shadow of a ruined windmill, a long road leading someplace Halla will...

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Words from the Editor-in-Chief

by on Nov 1, 2016 in Nonfiction | 0 comments

Let’s talk about Apex Magazine. Right now we’re in the middle of our annual subscription drive. Our hope is to raise $10000 with this year’s drive. As we did last year, we’ve set up a series of reward levels to thank our readers as we reach milestones on our way to hitting our goal. You...

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