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3LBE #27

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August 1, 2017 — We're always reading submissions.

January 30, 2017 — If you liked our 2016 fiction, help us release more issues this year. Buy a book, donate, write a review, submit stories, tell your friends.

October 31, 2016 — Issue 28 published today with six new stories of weird, wonder, and horror!

About

Three-lobed Burning Eye (3LBE) is an online speculative fiction magazine, bringing you stories of horror, wonder, and the weird. 3LBE launched in 1999, and has published authors Laird Barron, Gemma Files, J.M. McDermott, Kelly Barnhill, Mari Ness, Cody Goodfellow, Shweta Narayan, Nadia Bulkin, Kealan Patrick Burke, and D.F. Lewis. Each issue features six short stories. Beginning with issue 20, we offer audio readings, PDF formats, and responsive web format for mobile devices.

Our current publishing schedule is twice yearly, usually Spring and Fall, with a print anthology every other year.

All issues of the magazine are free online. Please consider different ways to support our publication and its authors, by donating and spreading the word. We also offer advertising opportunities.

3LBE is edited by Andrew S. Fuller.

Honors

2016

“The Marking” by Kristi DeMeester, Issue #27 (reprinted in Year's Best Weird Fiction, Vol 3, edited by Simon Strantzas and Mike Kelly)

2014

“Where You Come From” by Bonnie Jo Stufflebeam, Issue #26 (Best Horror of the Year, edited by Ellen Datlow, honorable mention)

“Some Corner of a Dorset Field that is Forever Arabia” by Lloyd Connor, Issue #25 (Best Horror of the Year, edited by Ellen Datlow, honorable mention)

“Sheela of the Good Shepherd,” by Lauren Dixon, Issue #25 (Best Horror of the Year, edited by Ellen Datlow, honorable mention)

2013

“Big in Japan,” by Lawrence Conquest, Issue 23 (Best Horror of the Year, edited by Ellen Datlow, honorable mention)

“Scolyard’s ‘The Constructs Foresee Their Doom’” by Daniel Ausema, Issue #23 (Locus Online, recommended)

“I Will Trade With You” by J.M. McDermott, Issue #23 (Locus Online, recommended)

2012

“The Book in Dutch” by M. Bernardo, Issue #22 (Locus Online, recommended)

“Ladybird” by E. Catherine Tobler, Issue #22 (Best Horror of the Year, edited by Ellen Datlow, honorable mention)

“Judith of the Lions,” by R. S. Bohn, Issue #22 (Best Horror of the Year, edited by Ellen Datlow, honorable mention)

“The Eel Question,” by Mae Empson, Issue #22 (Best Horror of the Year, edited by Ellen Datlow, honorable mention)

2010

“The Biologie of Paradise” by Adam Browne, Issue #19 (Locus Online, recommended)

“A Feather’s Weight” by Jessica Reisman, Issue #19 (Best Horror of the Year, edited by Ellen Datlow, honorable mention)

“The End of Her World” by J.M. McDermott, Issue #19 (Best Horror of the Year, edited by Ellen Datlow, honorable mention)

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