Table of Contents

March/April 2018

FICTION

Health and Safety BY LIZA CODY

Rip Currents BY SUSAN PERRY BENSON

The Ancient Mariner Syndrome BY PETER TURNBULL

Victory Garden BY G.M. MALLIET

Sofee BY DAVID DEAN

Cleopatran Cocktails BY WILLIAM BURTON MCCORMICK

The Avenging Angel BY JOHN LANTIGUA

The Last Man I Killed BY MARGARET MARON

Faceless Killer BY CHRISTINE POULSON

The Submarine of Walker Lake BY BRENDAN DUBOIS

A Young Man’s Game BY JOSH PACHTER

Bench Mark BY MARILYN TODD

The Wedding Ring BY KRISTINE KATHRYN RUSCH

Tigers and Flies BY CATH STAINCLIFFE

Reader, I Buried Them BY PETER LOVESEY

BLACK MASK

One Fall to a Finish BY CHRIS MUESSIG AND STEVE SEDER

DEPARTMENT OF FIRST STORIES

Some Kind of Lonely BY SAMANTHA ALLEN

PASSPORT TO CRIME

Rest in Peace BY THOMAS PRZYBILKA AND GITTA LIST

REVIEWS

The Jury Box BY STEVE STEINBOCK

Stranger Than Fiction BY DEAN JOBB: INTRODUCTION