TEXT: from The Becoming, TJ Beitelman, Lillian-Yvonne Bertram, Hannah Buckland, Suzanne Burns*, Paul Crenshaw, Danielle Cadena Deulen, Meghan L. Dowling, Matthew Gavin Frank, Leora Fridman, Trey Jordan Harris, BJ Hollars, Valerie Hsiung, Tasha Matsumoto, Beth McDermott, Ted McLoof, Megan Peak, Taryn Schwilling, Jocelyn Sears, Bret Shepard, Bruce Smith, Jake Syersak, and Jill Talbot.

* 2013 Innovative Fiction Contest winner, selected by Ben Marcus

REVIEWS: Andrew McFadyen-Ketchum on Charlotte Austin and Siolo Thompson, Nate Logan on Peter Davis, on Bennett Sims, and on Matthew Vollmer.

SCHEMATICS: Buller's Shield, Fig. 254. —Rupture of the Choroid. Fig 255. —Senile Degeneration of the Macula. Fig. 256. —Hole in the Macula; Galvani's Demonstration of Bimetallic Generation of Electricity; The Media as Seen with Oblique Illumination and the Ophthalmoscope at a Distance. Pupil Dilated; Penrose Map of a Rotating Black Hole; Power Density in the Area of the Head of a Motorola HT-220 Walkie-Talkie Operating at 165.45 MHz with an Output of 1.8 W; Watch the Poults to Determine if the Brooder is Too Cold or Too Hot.