Table of Contents

September/October 2018 Vol. CXXXVIII No. 9 & 10

NOVELLA

HARRY AND THE LEWISES, Edward M. Lerner

NOVELETTES

GO RANDOM, MY LOVE, Bill Johnson

THE PENDANT LENS, Sean McMullen

. . . AND HE BUILT A CROOKED HUB, Christopher L. Bennett

TRAPEZIUM, Tony Ballantyne

SHORT STORIES

OPTIMIZING THE VERIFIED GOOD, Effie Seiberg

A SURPRISE BEGINNING, Gregory Benford

WHEN THE RAIN COMES, Ron Collins

THE UNNECESSARY PARTS OF THE STORY, Adam-Troy Castro

SHEPHERD MOON, Premee Mohamed

IT CAME FROM THE COFFEE MAKER, Martin L. Shoemaker

NEVERTHELESS, Elizabeth Rubio

OFF-ROAD, Harry Lang

BLACK SHORES, Darren Speegle

IMPETUS, Shane Landry

SCIENCE FACT

ALIEN BIOCHEMISTRY, Jay Werkheiser

PROBABILITY ZERO

THE PLAYTHING ON THE TESSERACT WALL, Larry Hodges

POETRY

THREE-BODY, Josh Pearce

INTUITIVE LEAPS, Bruce Boston

READER'S DEPARTMENTS

GUEST EDITORIAL: COLLIDING ICEBERGS, Richard A. Lovett

IN TIMES TO COME

THE ALTERNATE VIEW, John G. Cramer

BIOLOG: TONY BALLANTYNE, Richard A. Lovett

THE REFERENCE LIBRARY, Don Sakers

BRASS TACKS

UPCOMING EVENTS, Anthony Lewis