Grek is a cook on a spaceship. A very bad cook. Grek is also one of the last humans in the universe. And a very bad representation of humans.
But Grek's bad cooking and bad . . . human-ing might be the least of his ship captain's concerns.
The Swap Option is a science fiction story beyond all realms of decency. No more will we tolerate the evil in our lives without fighting back. The time for change has arrived! If the death penalty is no longer an option we will find another way to punish the worst entities of society. We will punish these devious souls by taking away their humanity! Little do they know we now have the Swap Option.
Galaxy’s Edge is a bi-monthly magazine published by Phoenix Pick, the science fiction and fantasy imprint of Arc Manor, an independent press based in Maryland. Each issue of the magazine has a mix of new and reprinted stories, columns by Barry Malzberg and Gregory Benford, book reviews by Paul Cook and an interview conducted by Joy Ward.
Galaxy’s Edge is published every two months by Phoenix Pick, the science fiction and fantasy imprint of Arc Manor, LLC, a small press based in Maryland. Each issue of the magazine has a mix of new and reprinted stories, columns by Barry Malzberg and Gregory Benford and book reviews by Paul Cook.
In a dystopian future, humans huddle together and fight the zombie-like feeders, who rule the night. A group of young people are thrown together in this post-apocalypse world and must learn to become warriors, despite the destruction all around them.
2nd story in The Forgotten Shelters series. Whatever happened to those bomb shelters built in the 50's & 60's. Are they now just fruit cellars or wine cellars? Have they really been forgotten? Brother Mine tells the story of one possibility of how those old bomb shelters may now be used.
Children all over the world have been finding ugly rag dolls, and they won’t let go of them. The dolls are changing the children, even killing them. One lone astronomy professor tries to find out why the earth’s children are so obsessed with these dolls and what the future holds in this tale of alien invasion.