May, 2009 (Vol. VI: #5)
The office moves on, as do others.
A close friend remembers this great writer as a great man.
An Interview with Steve and Melanie Tem
How this husband-and-wife team dealt with the loss of a child through their work.
An Interview with Jay Lake
The one-man-word-machine talks about METAtropolis, writing, and post-cancer life.
Contemplating the rarity of the very long career.
Or, Sex and the Single Bug
How ignoring science could destroy the world.
Tolkien challenges the definition and function of the "Fairy Tale."
The Invention of Everything Else by Samantha Hunt
Nikola Tesla demonstrates that any sufficiently wonderful magic is indistinguishable from technology.
Review of Long Walks, Last Flights, and Other Strange Journeys by Ken Scholes
Putting old characters in new settings works for this rising author—in most cases.
A review of You Might Sleep... by Nick Mamatas
You'll wonder what you got yourself into.
Winners this month include Interzone, Clarkesworld, and Fantasy Magazine.