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Final Staff

Stacey Janssen

Managing Editor:
Dave Noonan


  • Mishell Baker
  • Bluejack
  • Amy Goldschlager
  • Emily Lupton
  • R. K. MacPherson
  • Scott James Magner
  • Robin Shantz

Copy Editors

  • Sarah L. Edwards
  • Yoon Ha Lee
  • Sherry D. Ramsey
  • Rena Saimoto
  • Paula Stiles


  • Marti McKenna
  • Bridget McKenna


  • Geb Brown

Publisher: Bluejack

February, 2005 (Vol. II: #1)


It's Our Birthday!

In which we celebrate our first year of publishing.


An Interview with Michael Moorcock

Get a peek inside the eclectic world of Michael Moorcock with this inside interview.


The Best Short Stories of 2004

Or at man's opinion on a year's worth of reading.

Con Report

A Report from Archon 28

Sept. 30 to Oct. 3, 2004

Our reporter takes you inside a regional convention near St. Louis

Sub-Genre Spotlight


An overview of the wide-ranging worlds of Steampunk, in which fantasy and science fiction collide.


So What Exactly Is Fantasy?

Our intrepid reporter tries to break up a fight.

Raygun Carnage

When I hear the word positronium, I reach for my Camouflage-Penetro-Goggles.

Deciphering the Text Foundations of Traveller

The author takes a careful and researched look at the origins of one of the seminal role-playing games of the genre.


The Baroque Cycle by Neal Stephenson: A Review in Three Acts

Part One: Quicksilver, or The Elemental Eliza

A blend of fact and fiction in this story of the early history of science

The Faery Reel: Tales from the Twilight Realm

Edited by Ellen Datlow & Terri Windling

Can too many faeries be a good thing?

Murder of Angels by Caitlin R. Kiernan

Schizophrenia and the supernatural collide in this reality-bending tale

Short Fiction Reviews, February 2005

Short stories from December to February