WEIRDBOOK #44 is now available.

This issue includes my story “The Dust of Sages and Fools,” which is the fourth of six tales comprising the Magtone Saga.

The first three Magtone tales appeared in WB #37, #39, and #43.


(Here I would normally insert links to those back issues, but WordPress has decided to make it impossible for me to include links for some reason. Suffice to say you can find all back issues of WEIRDBOOK at


The Magtone stories can be read individually, or as part of a connected storyline–your choice.

Complete WB #44 contents:

“Let Me Be Your Swamp Snake” by Adrian Cole
“A Whisper in the Death Pit” by Kyla Lee Ward
“Deadest Man in Town” by Franklyn Searight
“Penumbra Over Millwall” by Jan Edwards
“Birth” by M. Stern
“Okiko’s Doll” by Stefano Frigieri
“Heatseeker” by Tim Curran
“The Librarian” by Sharon L. Cullars
“Dream Warriors (1) Team Spirit” by D.C. Lozar
“Bang!” by Chris Kuriata
“Death and the Vampire” by James Dorr
“The Dust of Sages and Fools” by John R. Fultz
“Push Dagger” John C. Hocking

Plus a selection of poetry by: Darrell Schweitzer, Allan Rozinski, Lucy A. Snyder, Maxwell I. Gold, Ashley Dioses, Ann K. Schwader, Chad Hensley, Frederick J Mayer, Cindy O’Quinn, and K.A. Opperman