Aphelion Issue 279, Volume 26
December 2022/January 2023
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Short Stories

Death Song
By T.S. Kay
Jin Woo helped people express their grief, but her new client couldn't show emotions.

Unlimited Shelf Life
By Steven Mace
'Bring Your Child to Work Day' yields surprising results when Richie meets the toy company's resident Mad Scientist.

By Wesson
The perfect woman appeared, or so it seemed... but she wasn't real.

A Place with the Trees
By Morgan K. Tanner
A move to a quaint, little town in the woods seemed just the ticket for Tom's recovery after the accident.

By Peter Cushnie
Davy was the only one who could see it, and it really wanted to embrace him.

A Tear of Flesh
By Daniel Lerner
Honor demanded he saw her and told the truth of his actions, but she was so... different, and leaked fluids.

Lilith's Visit
By Luís Ferreira
Some books must be read through to the end, or be ended yourself.

Beneath a Summer Moon
By Camila Dodik
Every soul carries a burden.