Author Archives: Carl V. Anderson

About Carl V. Anderson

Carl V. Anderson is a passionate devotee of science fiction and fantasy. He spends his reading time exploring the classics and attempting to keep an eye on contemporary works as well. More recently he has developed an intense attraction to short fiction. Carl is the owner and proprietor of the blog, Stainless Steel Droppings, where he endeavors to instill in others a passion for reading with his book reviews and with reading events hosted throughout the year that encourage people to partake of the written word while engaging in community discourse. When he is not indulging his reading whims, Carl is the director of youth and residential programming at a Kansas City, Missouri area community mental health center.

Apex Magazine Issue #20, January 2011

January derives its name from the Roman god Janus, the god of doorways and gateways and journeys. The god of beginnings and also the god of endings.   Apex Magazine Issue #20 embraces the Janusian name by presenting three stories … Continue reading

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Apex Magazine #19, December 2010

Apex Magazine is a monthly online magazine featuring works of science fiction, fantasy, and horror.  Issue number 19, the December issue, features two new stories, one reprint, and two works of poetry.  In many parts of the world, the month … Continue reading

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