Stephen Case

Stephen Case holds a PhD in the history and philosophy of science from the University of Notre Dame and is a professor at a liberal arts college in Illinois. His fiction and reviews have appeared in Daily Science Fiction, Intergalactic Medicine Show, Strange Horizons, Black Gate, and multiple times previously in Beneath Ceaseless Skies. His novel First Fleet is a science fiction horror epic in the tradition of H. P. Lovecraft, published by Axiomatic Publishing. Stephen lives south of Chicago with his wife, four children, two dogs, and two chickens. Find him on the internet at

Stories by Stephen Case:
“The Wind’s Departure”Issue #240, December 7, 2017
“Deathspeaker”Issue #231, August 3, 2017
“The Aeroliths”Issue #212, November 10, 2016
“The Wizard’s House”Issue #166, February 5, 2015
“The Unborn God”Issue #150 - Special Double-Issue, July 3, 2014

"...well-done and fitted with fantastic stuff, particularly the treatment of time, which makes it more original, but also the magical teaching scrolls, the wizard’s flying house, the scenery, and the jealous embodied wind who serves the wizard, hoping to earn his love. Recommended." —Lois Tilton, Locus online

“The Stone Oaks”Issue #112, January 10, 2013
“Read This Quickly, For You Will Only Have a Moment...”Issue #81, November 3, 2011
“The Silver Khan”Issue #29, November 5, 2009

Podcasts by Stephen Case:
BCS 072: Read This Quickly, For You Will Only Have a Moment...Issue #85, December 29, 2011