Aphelion Issue 275, Volume 26
August 2022
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December Short Stories

Curiosity, an Odd Little Snare
By Jason Arsenault
The suitcase was just sitting there, daring them to look inside.

Pilgrimage to Coahuila
By George Schaade
Each of them, in their own way, searched for the truth of their journey.

The Hitchhiker in the Storm
By Jonathan Snyder
An act of kindness can go a long way.

Illegal Aliens
By Michael J. Edwards
Fate will find you, no matter where you hide.

Connecting Links
***A Mare Inebrium Tale***
By Sergio Palumbo
Sometimes the connections between this and that can benefit from a discrete snip here and there...

Our Best Short Stories of 2015

The Harlequin Girl
By David Cleden
The strange juggler seemed to know much about the mists of Far Lake. She also seemed his only hope.

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

I Can't Stop Writing

By Cary Semar
Sometimes getting away from your troubles can be just the ticket.

Groundhog Days
By George T. Philibin
Times change, yet stay the same...

The Taxidermist
By David Flynn
Journey into the world of the spirit... if you dare.

By James Tatam
The carnival was full of sights, delights... and dangers.