This Issue’s Cover – 71

This Issue’s Cover – 71

This Issue’s Cover – 71 Joy Ward’s toe-tapping tale of downtime youths forming an uptime style rock band inspires this issue’s cover. As a lifelong fan of rock and roll it’s great to see the music spread through the Europe of the new timeline, as it...
The Story So Far . . .

The Story So Far . . .

Welcome once again to another peek at the alternate world of 1632. The up-timers and down-timers are busy living their lives in the Early Modern Era, but with, of course, the twist that makes this universe alternate history. In “An Iconic Mystery” we see...
Minicon 2017

Minicon 2017

The 1632 Universe is so vast that we have been having a Minicon every year, for many years now, to allow our authors and fans to connect in person—and get to hear from Eric where the series might be going. That's called "Snerking the Plots," and it will again be one...
Time’s Angel, Part 1

Time’s Angel, Part 1

Chapter One   "There are eddies in the slipstream of time and refugees among us, borne on desperate currents." –John Roberts   Van Meer stood still, staring at a strand of wire stretched hip-high across his path. He stared intently for a long while. Morning...
Barbie and the Musicians of Bremen

Barbie and the Musicians of Bremen

Bremen April 1635   "Marieke! Come here now, girl!" Marieke cringed in her bedroom, looking out the blue curtain-framed window at what had begun as a sunny spring day. Her father's bellow told her the day was probably getting worse rather than better. Marieke's...
Small is Good

Small is Good

Nürnberg City Hall April, 1635   "You can't be serious?" Master Grünberg just couldn't believe his ears. "You really want to leave all rifles to these . . . these . . . people?" His voice sounded like what he really wanted to say was "northern barbarians," but in...