By My Side (multimedia gen anthology zine)

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Title: By My Side
Publisher: Tria Demens Press, Agented 2017 by Requiem Publications
Editor(s): Wendy Myers editors Sue Kelly and Katie Penland
Date(s): 2001-2005, reissued in 2017
Medium: print
Fandom: multimedia
Language: English
External Links: WayBack Archive link to publisher's website
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By My Side is a gen multifandom anthology.

From a 2002 submission request: ""By My Side" is a "buddy" zine. Issue #2 is accepting submissions. Stories can be from any fandom, but must focus on the theme of friendship. Stories must not have been posted anywhere." [1]

Issue 1

cover of issue #1

By My Side 1 was published in 2001 and contains 123 pages (2001 edition), the 2017 edition has 113 pages.

  • Safe Places by K. Hanna Korossy (Starsky and Hutch) ("Summary: When Starsky gets himself kidnapped, he needs to get away someplace safe. Or to someone safe.") (10 pages)
  • The Moses Affair by Jan Beckwith and M. Mercedes ("Summary: Napoleon & Illya are sent to investigate mysterious earthquakes in Europe.") (Man from U.N.C.L.E.) (22 pages)
  • Sins of the Fathers by Sheila Paulson ("Summary: "The sins of the father are to be laid upon the children." (WIlliam Shakespeare)") (Real Ghostbusters) (28 pages)
  • Vows by Sealie (Stargate SG-1) ("Summary: SG-1 has battled many things in defense of planet Earth. What do they do when one of their own is injured in a homeworld mugging?") (18 pages)
  • Loose Ends by Wendy Myers ("Summary: Someone from Bodie's past comes looking for revenge. Unfortunately, Doyle's caught in the middle") (The Professionals) (7 pages)
  • Understandings by Shellie Williams ("Summary: The notorious Cromwell gang had hit banks around the area and now, Four Corners. What's left of the Seven must not only protect an injured Larabee, but rescue their youngest from Cromwell's clutches.") (Magnificent 7) (23 pages)

Issue 2

By My Side 2 was published in 2003 and contains 166 pages (the first edition), the 2017 edition contains 170 pages.

cover of issue #2
  • Elementary, My Friend by Abigail Dee ("Summary: Exploration of a supposed idyllic planet spells trouble for a stranded Spock & Kirk.") (Star Trek: TOS)
  • Flashback by K. H. Korossy ("Summary: The Fix tag: Seeing a junkie going through withdrawal flashes Hutch back to his own ordeal.") (Starsky and Hutch)
  • Bait by Sheila Paulson ("Summary: Ray's visit to his aunt quickly becomes trouble for all when temporal rifts are opened.") (The Real Ghostbusters)
  • Partners by Katie Penland ("Summary: Buck & JD, both injured, must struggle to get home after a prisoner transport goes sideways.") (Magnificent 7)
  • Ledges by K. H. Korossy "Summary: "Sweet Revenge" tag: Starsky faces an unknown future, but not alone.") (Starsky and Hutch)
  • Faults and Regrets by Wendy Myers ("Summary: A hostage situation has Steve blaming himself when the hostage is Danny. ") (Hawaii Five-O)
  • Valley of Shadows by Katie Penland ("Summary: The Apparition wants Dar to do something that will give her infinite power. She uses Tao as leverage, leaving Dar in a desperate race to save his friend's life.") (Beastmaster)
  • Dancing on the Edge of the Cliff by Michael J. Gallagher ("Summary: Becka goes rogue when a comrade from her smuggling days is killed, pulling Dylan along for the ride as they search for the killer.") (Andromeda)

Issue 3

cover of issue #3

By My Side 3 was published in 2005 and contains 110 pages (first edition), the 2017 edition contains 120 pages.

  • Bring Me to Life vers.1 by Wendy Myers ("Summary: missing scene to "Sentinel Too: Part 2"") (The Sentinel) (1)
  • Never a Bad Time by K.H. Korossy (Starsky and Hutch) ("Summary: I Love You, Rosey Malone tag story: Still depressed after losing Rosey, Starsky misses what's going on with his partner.") (3)
  • Promise Kept by Wendy Myers "Summary: (sequel to 'Promise Unkept', available in zine "Serendipity") Bon Bon Hai has returned to wreak havoc in the lives of Caine.") (Kung Fu: The Legend Continues) (17)
  • Winterberries by Sheila Paulson ("Summary: Pippin disappears while on a snow-covered hunt for winterberries.") (Lord of the Rings) (25)
  • Twelve Days in February by Sue Kelley ("Summary: Someone is stalking the antique store "family". First season fic.") (Highlander (48)
  • Bring Me to Life, vers.2 by Wendy Myers ("Summary: No matter what trouble Jim is in, Blair is always beside him to weather it through.") (The Sentinel) (105)


  1. Submissions