Thu. May 30th, 2024

Andromeda Spaceways Magazine #80

Vol 16/No.3

Sept 2020

Story and Author

Tags/Hub Areas

Therapeutic Tags

Personal Rating

Concinitty by David Taub

First contact, LGBTQI, stasis culture, religion

Tolerance, pacifism, acceptance

***1/2

Maryam Versus the Replicator by AJ Brennan

Colonisation, stasis, AI, asteroid disaster

Consolation of food, whimsy

***

Milky Way Or, Galatea by Avru Margariti (poem)

Cosmology, God, myth

Self determination

****

(true) by Laura DeHaan

Robots, witches, non binary language

Humour, tolerance

***1/2

Where Else But Queensland? By Paradox Delilah

Aliens, benevolent, first nations, global warming

Co-operation, teamwork,

****

The Bride of the Blob by David Stevens

Kaiju, astronauts, nuclear mutation, pulp scifi, alternate universes, Douglas Adams

Satire, surrealism, transcendence, union

****

Intergalactic Gigolo by Linda Ann LoSchiavo (poem)

Symbiosis

Sex

***

Shimmer, Shimmer by Catherine Yu

Witchcraft, urban fantasy

Belonging, trust

***

The Appearance of Joseph Bendy in the Likeness of a Ten-Part Choir by Brenda Anderson

Mechanical animals, unobtainium, clones, steampunk

Belonging, vocation, animal rights

**

He Who Stands and Waits by David Cleden

Post apocalypse airborn virus, killer robot sentry

Survival, ingenuity, hope

***

All the Stars In Her Eyes by Deborah Sheldon

Killer asteroid, disaster, mental breakdown, alien impregnation

Mother love

***

Behold by Louis R Rosenberg

Androids, jinns, genies, three wishes, Aladdin

Greed, frugality, thrift, needs versus wants

****

Arboreal Recovery Cluster, Node 896 by Ramez Yoakeim

Robots, global warming

Hope, self sacrifice, empathy, humanity, tenacity

*****