"The Sacred and the Profane, Ellocutio: Plague Fugues" by Motter/Steacy. The fight goes poorly against the alien foe, and discord breaks out in the Church's starcraft. 19 pgs, B&W.
"Stark's Quest, Tale One: The Sensor" by Marrs. The world seeks to rid itself of all mindwarpers, but Stark finds herself imprisoned, but curiously not yet destroyed. 14 pgs B&W.
"Samurai" by Day. A samurai is sent by his master to meet and kill an a strange visitor, but the visitor is Death, come for the master. The samurai is successful, but Death still has a way of paying its visit. 7 pgs B&W.
"Tempus Fugit: Out One Era & In the Other" by Lyda. The Ultra are the next evolutionary step, Homo Nouveau. This is a story of their first attempt to time travel to past times. 8 pgs B&W.