A fallen-angel gunslinger must defend a dusty town against hellspawn….
Living trains roam wild off their tracks….
A pious teetotaler widow faces a town’s scorn and a dying boy’s frantic spirit….
An eternal warrior marshal is drawn through time to face that which must be faced….
These and other awe-inspiring fantasy stories await in Ceaseless West: Weird Western Stories from Beneath Ceaseless Skies Online Magazine , a new anthology of of eighteen Weird Western stories from Beneath Ceaseless Skies, the pro-rate online magazine that Locus online calls “a premier venue for fantastic fiction, not just online but for all media.”
Ceaseless West Ceaseless West features stories by Kenneth Mark Hoover, Peter Darbyshire, Mark Teppo, E. Catherine Tobler, Aurealis Award finalist and winner Ian McHugh, Shirley Jackson Award finalist Gemma Files, and Hugo Award finalist Saladin Ahmed.
Table of Contents
“A Feast for Dust,” Gemma Files
“The Angel Azrael Rode into the Town of Burnt Church on a Dead Horse,” Peter Darbyshire
“Mister Hadj’s Sunset Ride,” Saladin Ahmed
“Hangman,” Erin Cashier
“Bandit and the Seventy Raccoon War,” Don Allmon
“The Good Deaths, Part II,” Angela Ambroz
“Between Two Treasons,” Michael J. DeLuca
“Splitskin,” E. Catherine Tobler
“The Sixth Day,” Sylvia Anna Hivén
“Enginesong,” Nathaniel Lee
“The Crooked Mile,” Dan Rabarts
“Walking Still,” C.T. Hutt
“The Heart of the Rail,” Mark Teppo
“The Judge’s Right Hand,” J.S. Bangs
“Not the Worst of Sins,” Alan Baxter
“Songdogs,” Ian McHugh
“Haxan,” Kenneth Mark Hoover
“Pale,” Kathryn Allen