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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

March, 2005 (Vol. II: #2)


The Why Behind the Wonder

a search for meaning

A brief introduction to the new Editor in Chief.


2004 UK Small Press in Review

Small Press is still going strong in the UK, in a plethora of formats from publishers old & new.

Characters Real and Imagined

What is the difference between reality and imagination? Less than you might think.


Ladies of the Darkness

Trows, Rusalki, Vampires, and White Ladies of Literature and Folklore

Often pictured as ghostly pale, richly dressed, and beautiful, these perilous ladies offer forbidden pleasures, madness, and death.

That Hoary Old Chestnut

Religious Themes in Science Fiction

Ezekiel's wheel, the Aaronic brotherhood, the Vulcan salute. A cornucopia of interesting connections -- and links!

George Lucas: Modern Mythopoet, or Grappling Hook Fetishist?

A ground-breaking theory of what truly lies within the mind of the Father of the Star Wars cycle.


Short Fiction Reviews, March 2005

Bluejack's regular tour through recent short fiction.

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

Part Two: Confusion

The continuation of this fictionalized saga of early scientific endeavor.