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Quicksilver Rising 1 was published in 1984 contains 70 pages. Denise Walton is the over artist. It contains both slash and het (mainly het).
- Ariadne, "A Twist of the Skein"
- Silver Reed, "Life-Saver"
- Eos, "And I Shall Fear No Darkness"
- Smiley, "No Choice" (V/oc)
- L. Fitzpatrick, "A Lot of Experience in the Hen House"
- Narrelle Harris, "And Time Heals No Broken Butterflies"Crystal Adams, "Lessons"
- Cynthia Helos, "A Beaker of Trouble"
- ER, "Nine and Sixty Ways"
- Paula, "A Religious Experience"
- Jacaranda Brown, "Solitaire for Two"
- Ambergris, "Farewell Upon the Bridge of Time" (poem)
Reactions and Reviews: Issue 1
Vilaworld adult zine (over 18 age statement required) £1.50 inc. p &p, 68 pages, A4 duplicated, nicely presented with drawing on cover. Cheap but adequate covers and binding. 11 stories featuring Vila specifically but, I emphasize, enjoyable reading even for those who aren't Vila fanatics. Vila meets a couple of old flames, suffers a few injuries and dramatic experiences and, in a particularly moving tale, remembers life in prison. Two very atmospheric tales fantasise, two of the shorties are hilarious and two of the longer stories light-hearted and very amusing. 
Quicksilver Rising 2 was published in 1984 and 68 pages long. ER is the cover artist.
- The Bondstone by Paula was later published as a stand-alone zine. It is the majority of the zine.
- Aftershock by Julie Kramer
Quicksilver Rising 3 was published in 1985 and contains 58 pages. Vikki Weidner is the cover artist.
- Ros Williams, "Katherine"
- Cynthia Helos, "New Paths"
- Louisa Dunne, "What Are Friends For?"
- Ros Williams, "Having a Lovely Time"
- Ros Williams, "Paradise is for a Clever Fool"
Quicksilver Rising 4 was published in August 1986 and contains 56 pages.
- Louise Dunne, "Doolie"
- Ros Williams, "The Matchmaker's Dilemma"
- Cavea Lector, "Matriarch"
- Jane Carnall, untitled story
- Erica Leonard, "Broken Fantasy" (also in Forbidden Zone #3; has a sequel, "Mended Dream", in Southern Lights #3.75)
- Henrietta Street, "Pillow Talk" (reprinted in Southern Lights Special #3.5)
Reactions and Reviews: Issue 4
This is an adult zine containing six stories, straight and slash though none of them is notably explicit (probably rates around 3 on a 1-10 scale where 1 equals very mild). They focus, as one would expect in a Vila club zine, on Vila. "Doolie" by Louisa Dunne is a fairly mundane old acquaintance-from-the -past story, and the basic situation takes a bit of believing. "Matriarch" by Cavea Lector also covers familiar ground, with Avon and Vila attending Cally on a quest to a female-dominated society; by the way Avon, not Vila, is the one who gets Cally. "The Matchmaker's Dilemma" by Ros Williams is a witty and light-hearted piece about Vila's match-making attempts among the crew. I particularly liked Avon's line to a predatory Cally, "I am normal. I and my parameters". "Untitled story" by Jane Carnall is rather darker in tone, though far from explicit, having Tarrant as a yob abusing Vila while Avon is apparently dead. It's not the most original on this theme that I've ever read, and I wish Vila wasn't quite so abject, but it is nevertheless an involving and enjoyable story (unless of course you're a Tarrant fan). "Broken Fantasy" by Erica Leonard is a short story telling how Avon's desire for Vila has results rather different than those he expected. Quite good. The last story "Pillow talk" by Henrietta Street is a very short comic one which has also been published in Southern Lights.