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Table of Contents: Apex Magazine #79 (December 2015)

Here’s the table of contents for the new issue of Apex Magazine, a monthly science fiction, fantasy, and horror magazine featuring original, mind-bending short fiction from many of the top pros of the field, edited by Sigrid Ellis and Jason Sizemore. Cover art is by Irek Konior.

Issue 79 features the following content:



  • “Aishiteru Means I Love You” by Troy Tang (December 8th, Short Fiction)
  • Interview with Author Troy Tang by Jason Sizemore (December 9th)
  • “Myrrh, and the Sun” by Lara Ek (December 10th, Poetry)


  • “The Phylactery” by Nick Mamatas (December 15th, Short Fiction)
  • “Shiny Boots and Corinthians: Writing Historical Fiction without Cliches” by Jennie Goloboy (December 16th, Nonfiction)
  • “A Letter to Santa” by Melanie Rees (December 17th, Christmas Invasion Flash Fiction Winner)


  • “Memory Tree” by Jess Rausch (December 22nd, Short Fiction)
  • “Christmas is Coming” by Gina L. Grandi (December 23rd, Christmas Invasion Flash Fiction Winner)
  • “Reconstituted” by Marla Jane Ward (December 24th, Christmas Invasion Flash Fiction Winner)


  • “Nemesis” by Laird Barron (December 29th, Short Fiction)
  • Interview with Artist Irek Konior by Russell Dickerson (December 30th)

Podcast Fiction

Cover art by Irek Konior.

The issue is available in DRM-free eBook form (ePub/mobi/PDF) via Apex Digital. It is also available for your Kindle, Nook.

Apex Magazine is free for all to read at, and also available as a paid subscription on various electronic devices.

About Kristin Centorcelli (842 Articles)
Kristin Centorcelli is the Associate Editor at SF Signal, proprietor of My Bookish Ways, a reviewer for Library Journal and Publisher’s Weekly, and has also written for Crime Fiction Lover, Criminal Element, and Mystery Scene Magazine. She has been reviewing books since late 2010, in an effort to get through a rather immense personal library, while also discussing it with whoever will willingly sit still (and some that won’t).
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