Aphelion Issue 275, Volume 26
August 2022
Long Fiction and Serials
Short Stories
Flash Fiction
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July Short Stories

The Eighty-Seventh Try
by Brad Kelechava
The story of the real hero of Galentia.

Chronicles of Death
by Alexis Riley
"Before you leave, you are entitled to one final request. You can and will ask one single thing of me with exceptions. I cannot restore your life. I do not know where you are headed next. I will not kill anyone so they can ‘join you in death’. I reserve the right to deny any request that I find unreasonable. What is it that you want?"

The House on North Lane
by Swagato Chakraborty
"Someone affluent used to own the house in the past, who exactly no one knew, and since the family left the town it had been like this. At least that was the common belief."