Rare Constellations was a genre zine ("for tales happening under strange and exotic stars") edited and published by Dan K. Allen, Paul K. Allen, and Charlotte H. Deskins from Princeton, West Virginia, U.S.A.
The first issue was dated July 1993, and contained fiction, nonfiction, and poetry by Cindy Allen, Dana K. Allen, Pual K. Allen, Brian Bradford, Charlotte Deskins, J.M. Donnelley, Fred Eichelman, D.F. Lewis, Deanna Lund, Elishia Pierce, Bennet Pomerantz, and Stig Torgesen. Cover art was by Darrell Gillenwater Jr., who provided interior illustrations, along with Dana K. Allen, Charlotte H. Deskins, Chris Renfroe, and Margaret B. Simon.