Aphelion Issue 275, Volume 26
August 2022
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April Short Stories

The Waiting Room
By J.E. Deegan
Mary Ellen had to stop and get her bearings in a way she would never have expected.

Echoes from Radioland
By David Wright
On the dark side of the moon, the crackling voice on the speaker meant everything.

The Smart Boy
By Ben Revermann
Horrific death loomed for them all.  Thankfully, Craig was... different.

Silver Threads
By J. Eckert Lytle
Who would you risk it all for?

On the Trail
By Rick Grehan
'Sasquatch Ben' gets a lesson in life he'll never forget.

Desert Fish
By Matt Kolbet
It was the stuff of legends, and Jake said he'd found them.

Looking For Tush
By Dave Steinman
Peter needed to find her to tell her the truth, however impossible it might seem.

By H.Y. Hill
Immortality can be a deadly game.

By Christopher Collingwood
It was supposed to be a simple procedure. Real life, however, is rarely that simple.