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The Audio Science Fiction Magazine


StarShipSofa No 608 Henry McFarland
Oct 16 • 44 min
Main fiction: “Different Paths” This story is original to StarShipSofa. Henry McFarland is an economist and part time short story writer who lives near Washington, D.C. He has published stories in Andromeda Spaceways and Every Day Fiction. You can find…
StarShipSofa No 607 Steve Toase
Oct 9 • 67 min
Main Fiction: “Alignment” This story is original to StarShipSofa.  Steve Toase is from England, and now lives in Munich, Germany. He writes regularly for Fortean Times and Folklore Thursday. His story “Call Out” (first published in Innsmouth Magazine)…
StarShipSofa No 606 Garrett Croker
Oct 2 • 30 min
“The White Bear Problem: Everything You Need to Know About Raising a Telepath in the Modern Age” by Garrett Croker This story is original to StarShipSofa Garrett Croker lives and writes in the San Francisco Bay Area. His fiction has appeared on Pseudopod…
StarShipSofa No 605 Chad Gayle
Sep 25 • 82 min
Main Fiction: “A Substitute for Salvation” by Chad Gayle Chad Gayle’s science fiction has appeared in 365 Tomorrows and Perihelion SF. In addition to toiling as an English adjunct at several small colleges, Chad also did a brief stint at Poetry Magazine…
StarShipSofa No 604 Adam Shannon
Sep 18 • 54 min
Main Fiction: “Uncontrolled Descent” This story is original to StarShipSofa. Adam Shannon’s fiction has appeared in Apex, Compelling Science Fiction, and other magazines and anthologies. His story “On the Day You Spend Forever With Your Dog” appears on…
StarShipSofa No 603 Elad Haber
Sep 11 • 35 min
Main Fiction: “Number One Hit” Elad Haber is originally from New York City, spent his college years in San Francisco, and currently lives in Miami, Florida, with his wife and daughter. He works in IT and tries to find time everyday to write. He has recent…
StarShipSofa No 602 Andrew Reichard
Sep 3 • 58 min
Main Fiction: “Instruments of War” by Andrew Reichard This story is original to StarShipSofa Andrew Reichard is an author who lives in Grand Rapids, Michigan. His short fiction has appeared, or will soon appear, in journals such as The Collagist,…
StarShipSofa No 601 James Beamon
Aug 28 • 52 min
StarShipSofa No 601 James Beamon Originally published in Penumbra James Beamon served in the US Air Force, was deployed to Iraq and Afghanistan and has over twenty years worth of hilarious marriage stories but assumed no one would know unless he could get…
StarShipSofa No 600 Chris Barnham
Aug 21 • 40 min
Originally published in Flicker Main Fiction: “Once There was a Way” by Chris Barnham Chris Barnham spent a long time working for the British government, but now just makes stuff up for himself. Chris has a novel out, with US publisher, Filles Vertes…
StarShipSofa No 599 Gwendolyn N. Nixtled Episode
Aug 14 • 51 min
Main Fiction: What Nightmares Are You Living by Gwendolyn N Nix This story is original to StarShip Sofa. Raised in the wilds of countless library stacks, Gwendolyn N. Nix has always been a born seeker of adventure. She saw her first beached humpback whale…
StarShipSofa No 598 Andrew Wilmot
Aug 7 • 80 min
Main Fiction: “A Once-Held Truth of a Different Sort” by Andrew Wilmot This story is original to StarShipSofa. Andrew Wilmot is an award-winning writer and editor based out of Toronto, Ontario. He is Co-Publisher and Co-EIC of the online magazine…
StarShip Sofa No 597 Eleanor R Wood
Jul 16 • 53 min
Main Fiction: “The Convincer” by Eleanor R. Wood This story was first published in Galaxy’s Edge (November 1, 2018) Eleanor R. Wood’s stories have appeared in Pseudopod, Flash Fiction Online, Deep Magic, Daily Science Fiction, and various anthologies,…
StarShipSofa No 596 K.G. Anderson
Jul 10 • 47 min
AD Free StarShipSofa No 596 K.G. Anderson StarShipSofa No 596 K.G. Anderson.mp3 Main Fiction: “Rowboat” Originally published in Metamorphosis K.G. Anderson is a Seattle-based writer, gardener, dancer, and cat-herder. Her short stories have appeared or are…
StarShipSofa No 595 Lauren C. Teffeau
Jul 3 • 56 min
Main Fiction: “No Regrets on Forth Street” by Lauren C. Teffaeu Originally published in Perihelion Lauren C. Teffeau was born and raised on the East Coast, educated in the South, employed in the Midwest, and now lives and dreams in the Southwest USA. When…
StarShipSofa No 594 Yaroslav Barsoukov
Jun 26 • 59 min
Main Fiction: “There’s Sometimes Light Down the Street” by Yaroslav Barsoukov This story is original to StarShipSofa. Yaroslav Barsukov is a software engineer and a connoisseur of strong alcoholic beverages—but also, surprisingly, a member of SFWA and…
StarShipSofa No 593 Richard Webb
Jun 19 • 62 min
Main Fiction: “Alienated” by Richard Webb This story is original to StarShipSofa. Richard Webb writes long and short SFFH fiction; writes screenplays (with 6 short films produced to date, winning several film festival awards); co-wrote/co-hosted a weekly…
StarShipSofa No 592 Jennifer Donohue
Jun 12 • 44 min
Main Fiction: “Daddy’s Little Girl” by Jennifer Donohue Originally published in Syntax and Salt Jennifer R. Donohue grew up at the Jersey Shore and now lives in central New York with her husband and her Doberman, where she works at her local library and…
StarShipSofa No 591 Steven Barnes
Jun 5 • 50 min
Main Fiction: “Mozart on the Kalahari” by Steven Barnes Steven Barnes is a New York Times bestselling, award-winning novelist and screenwriter who is the creator of the Lifewriting writing course, which he has taught nationwide. He has written over 20…
StarShipSofa No 590 Nathan Hillstrom
May 29 • 70 min
Main Fiction: “White Dust” by Nathan Hillstrom This story was first published in Asimov’s Science Fiction (January 2016) Nathan Hillstrom had a first career as a technologist on Wall Street, and now lives and writes in beautiful Southern California. His…
StarShipSofa No 589 Tabitha Lord
May 22 • 46 min
Main Fiction: “Quest Nine” by Tabitha Lord Originally published at Electric Athenaeum. Tabitha’s HORIZON series has won seven independent book awards including the prestigious Writer’s Digest Grand Prize in 2016. She has short fiction published by World…
StarShipSofa No 588 Aaron Emmel
May 15 • 61 min
Main Fiction: “The Engineers of Abundance” by Aaron Emmel This story was first published in Empyreome (October 1, 2018). Aaron Emmel ’s stories have appeared in numerous magazines and anthologies. Thanks to the patience of his wonderful wife, and despite…
StarShipSofa No 587 Forrest Brazeal
May 7 • 32 min
Main Fiction: “The Girl of the Golden City” by Forrest Brazeal This story is original to StarShipSofa. Forrest Brazeal is a software engineer, writer, and cartoonist based in rural Virginia. His short stories have appeared or are forthcoming in Daily…
StarShipSofa No 586 David Gray
May 1 • 63 min
AD Free StarShipSofa No 586 David Gray StarShipSofa_No_586_David_Gray.mp3 Main Fiction: “Wreckers’ Moon” by David Gray Gray is a Scots-born writer and creative director living in Brooklyn, NYC. His journalistic and design credits include Blackbook, Gear…
StarShipSofa No 585 Gerri Leen
Apr 23 • 79 min
Patreon Support Click Here Main Fiction: “What the Rain Brings” by Gerri Leen This story was originally published in A Rustle of Dark Leaves: Tales from the Shadows of the Forest (Misanthrope Press, 2012). Gerri Leen lives in Northern Virginia and…
StarShipSofa No 584 Chris Beckett
Apr 17 • 66 min
PATREON SUPPORT NOW STANDING AT 447 – LAST WEEK 438 HELP US GET TO 500 PATREON SUPPORTERS. Main Fiction: “The Peacock Clock” by Chris Beckett Originally published in the short fiction collection of the same name. Chris Beckett’s short stories began to…
StarShipSofa No 583 Rich Larson
Apr 10 • 48 min
Main Fiction: “Heavies” by Rich Larson PATREON SUPPORT NOW STANDING AT 438 – LAST WEEK 420 HELP US GET TO 500 PATREON SUPPORTERS. Originally published in Infinity Wars Rich Larson was born in Galmi, Niger, has studied in Rhode Island and worked in the…
StarShipSofa No 582 Chris Barnham
Apr 3 • 37 min
PATREON SUPPORT NOW STANDING AT 424 – LAST WEEK 430 HELP US GET TO 500 PATREON SUPPORTERS. Main Fiction: “All That is Solid” by Chris Barnham Originally published in Compelling Science Fiction. Chris Barnham spent a long time working for the British…
StarShipSofa No 581 Dimitra Nikolaidou
Mar 27 • 64 min
My Go FundMe: https://www.gofundme.com/new-polytunnel PATREON SUPPORT NOW STANDING AT 430 – LAST WEEK 430 HELP US GET TO 500 PATREON SUPPORTERS. Main Fiction: “Heart of Vesta” by Dimitra Nikolaidou This story is original to StarShip Sofa. Dimitra…
StarShipSofa No 580 Floris M. Kleijne and Holly Schofield
Mar 20 • 63 min
My Go FundMe: https://www.gofundme.com/new-polytunnel Flash Fiction: “Frog Soup” by Floris M. Kleijne This story originally appeared at Daily Science Fiction (August 2, 2016). Floris M. Kleijne is the author of over two dozen short stories in Daily…
StarShip Sofa No 579 Alan Fisher
Mar 13 • 72 min
PATREON SUPPORT NOW STANDING AT 429 – LAST WEEK 433 HELP US GET TO 500 PATREON SUPPORTERS. Main Fiction: “Pangloss” by Alan Fisher This story is original to StarShip Sofa. Alan Fisher is an attorney living in Washington, D.C. He’s published two novellas,…
StarShipSofa No 578 Alex Shvartsman
Mar 6 • 43 min
Main Fiction: “Whom He May Devour” by Alex Shvartsman This story was first published in Nautilus (2016). Alex Shvartsman is a writer, translator, and anthologist from Brooklyn, NY. Over 100 of his short stories have appeared in Nature, Analog, Strange…
StarShipSofa No 577 Michael Ezell
Feb 27 • 71 min
PATREON SUPPORT NOW STANDING AT 433 – LAST WEEK 433 HELP US GET TO 500 PATREON SUPPORTERS. Main Fiction: “The Good Food” by Michael Ezell This story was first published by Beyond the Stars: At Galaxy’s Edge (2016). Michael Ezell is a former US Marine who…
StarShipSofa No 576 Aliette de Bodard
Feb 20 • 53 min
Main Fiction: “In Everlasting Wisdom” by Aliette de Bodard Aliette de Bodard lives and works in Paris. She is the author of the critically acclaimed Obsidian and Blood trilogy of Aztec noir fantasies, as well as numerous short stories which have garnered…
StarShipSofa No 575 Nancy Kress
Feb 13 • 44 min
Main Fiction: “Someone to Watch Over Me” by Nancy Kress Originally published in Asimov’s Nancy Kress is the author of thirty-three books, including twenty-six novels, four collections of short stories, and three books on writing. Her work has won six…
StarShipSofa No 574 Alastair Reynolds
Feb 6 • 46 min
PATREON SUPPORT NOW STANDING AT 433 – LAST WEEK 437 HELP US GET TO 500 PATREON SUPPORTERS. Main Fiction: “Belladona Nights” by Alastair Reynolds Originally published in The Weight of Words Alastair Reynolds is science fiction writer who has been published…
StarShipSofa No 573 Ian Whates
Jan 30 • 74 min
PATREON SUPPORT NOW STANDING AT 437 – LAST WEEK 437 HELP US GET TO 500 PATREON SUPPORTERS. Main Fiction: “Montpellier” by Ian Whates Ian Whates lives in a sleepy Cambridgeshire village with his partner, Helen, and a manic cocker spaniel called Bundle. A…
StarShipSofa No 572 Gwyneth Jones
Jan 23 • 58 min
Main Fiction: “Saving Tiamaat” by Gwyneth Jones Originally published in The New Space Opera. Gwyneth Jones is a writer and critic of genre fiction. She’s won the Tiptree award, two World Fantasy awards, the Arthur C. Clarke award, the British Science…
StarShipSofa No 571 Madeline Ashby
Jan 16 • 41 min
PATREON SUPPORT NOW STANDING AT 437 – LAST WEEK 437 HELP US GET TO 500 PATREON SUPPORTERS. Main Fiction: “Domestic Violence” Originally published in Slate.com Madeline Ashby is a futurist and science fiction writer living in Toronto. Her work has been…
StarShip Sofa No 570 Jonathan Laidlow
Jan 9 • 64 min
PATREON SUPPORT NOW STANDING AT 437 – LAST WEEK 437 HELP US GET TO 500 PATREON SUPPORTERS. Main Fiction: “The Astronaut Tier” by Jonathan Laidlow Jonathan Laidlow grew up in the North West of England, near the Sellafield Nuclear Power plant, which…
StarShip Sofa No 569 Gerri Leen
Jan 1 • 74 min
Main Fiction: “Paying Old Debts” by Gerri Leen Gerri Leen lives in Northern Virginia and originally hails from Seattle. In addition to being an avid reader, she’s passionate about horse racing, tea, and whisky, and her latest obsession is ASMR vids. She…
StarShipSofa No 568 Yoon Ha Lee
Dec 19, 2018 • 77 min
PATREON SUPPORT NOW STANDING AT 437 – LAST WEEK 434 HELP US GET TO 500 PATREON SUPPORTERS. Main Fiction: “The Chameleon’s Gloves” by Yoon Ha Lee Yoon Ha Lee’s debut novel, Ninefox Gambit, won the Locus Award for best first novel and was a finalist for the…
StarShip Sofa No 567 Doug Smith
Dec 12, 2018 • 45 min
PATREON SUPPORT NOW STANDING AT 434 – LAST WEEK 431 HELP US GET TO 500 PATREON SUPPORTERS. Main Fiction: “A Bird in the Hand” by Doug Smith This story originally appeared in Warrior Wise Woman 3 (Norilana Press, 2010. Douglas Smith is a…
StarShipSofa No 566 Dennis Mombauer
Dec 5, 2018 • 51 min
PATREON SUPPORT NOW STANDING AT 431 – LAST WEEK 428 HELP US GET TO 500 PATREON SUPPORTERS. Main Fiction: “A Fear of Falling” by Dennis Mombauer This story is original to StarShipSofa. Dennis Mombauer currently lives in Colombo, Sri Lanka, as a writer of…
StarShipSofa No 565 David Barr Kirtley
Nov 28, 2018 • 67 min
ATREON SUPPORT NOW STANDING AT 432 – LAST WEEK 428 HELP US GET TO 500 PATREON SUPPORTERS. Main Fiction: “Veil of Ignorance” by David Barr Kirtley Originally published in Lightspeed. “David Barr Kirtley is the host of the Geek’s Guide to the Galaxy podcast…
StarShipSofa No 564 E. J. Swift
Nov 21, 2018 • 60 min
PATREON SUPPORT NOW STANDING AT 429 – LAST WEEK 428 HELP US GET TO 500 PATREON SUPPORTERS. Main Fiction: “Weather Girl” by E. J. Swift Originally published in Infinity Wars E. J. Swift is the author of the Osiris Project trilogy (Osiris, Cataveiro and…
StarShipSofa No 563 Steve Pantazis Part 2
Nov 14, 2018 • 62 min
PATREON SUPPORT NOW STANDING AT 428 – LAST WEEK 424 HELP US GET TO 500 PATREON SUPPORTERS. Main Fiction: Switch, by Steve Pantazis (Part 2) Originally published in Writers of the Future Steve Pantazis is an award-winning author of fantasy and science…
StarShipSofa No 562 Steve Pantazis (Part 1)
Nov 7, 2018 • 91 min
ATREON SUPPORT NOW STANDING AT 423 – LAST WEEK 430 HELP US GET TO 500 PATREON SUPPORTERS. Main Fiction: Switch, by Steve Pantazis (Part 1) Originally published in Writers of the Future Steve Pantazis is an award-winning author of fantasy and science…
StarShipSofa No 561 Adam Rakunas
Oct 31, 2018 • 72 min
Patreon support now standing at 430 – last week 431 Help us get to 500 Patreon Supporters. Main Fiction: “To Plant a Tree” by Adam Rakunas This story is original to StarShipSofa. Adam Rakunas is the author of the Philip K. Dick Award-nominated WINDSWEPT…
StarShipSofa No 560 James Sallis
Oct 24, 2018 • 27 min
Main Fiction: “New Teeth” by James Sallis Originally published in Analog. While mostly wandering around the house, Jim sits down from time to time to write books like Drive, from which the Nic Refn film derived; or to translate a novel by Raymond Queneau;…
StarShipSofa No 559 Donald Jacob Uitvlugt
Oct 17, 2018 • 45 min
Main Fiction: “The Sands of Rubal-Khali” by Donald Jacob Uitvlugt This story originally appeared in Cirsova #4 (November 2016). Donald Jacob Uitvlugt lives on neither coast of the United States, but mostly in a haunted memory palace of his own design. In…
StarShipSofa No 558 D.A. Xiaolin Spires
Oct 10, 2018 • 64 min
Main Fiction: “Suvu and Swashbuckling Love” by D.A. Xiaolin Spires This story originally appeared in Andromeda Spaceways Magazine (December 4, 2017). Annie Sheng, aka D.A. Xiaolin Spires, counts stars and sand, residing currently in Hawai’i. You can find…
StarShipSofa 557 David Whitaker
Oct 3, 2018 • 32 min
Main Fiction: “Choose” by David Whitaker This story is a StarShipSofa original. David Whitaker is originally from the UK, but having ambled around a bit somehow found himself living in New Zealand. He has a degree in Journalism, however ultimately decided…
StarShipSofa No 556 Liz Coleman
Sep 25, 2018 • 68 min
Patreon support now standing at 433 – last week 434 Help us get to 500 Patreon Supporters. Main Fiction: “Join” by Liz Coleman This story originally appeared at Lightspeed. Liz Coleman has been published in Lightspeed Magazine and Beneath Ceaseless Skies…
StarShipSofa No 555 Timothy Mudie
Sep 19, 2018 • 40 min
Patreon support now standing at 433 – last week 434 Help us get to 500 Patreon Supporters. Main Fiction: “Dogface on Ice” by Timothy Mudie This story is original to StarShipSofa. Timothy Mudie has had stories published in Lightspeed, Aliterate,…
StarShip Sofa No 554 Alvaro Zinos-Amaro
Sep 12, 2018 • 59 min
Patreon support now standing at 434 – last week 434 Help us get to 500 Patreon Supporters. Main Fiction: “e to the h” by Alvaro Zinos-Amaro Alvaro’s book of interviews with Robert Silverberg, Traveler of Worlds, was a Hugo and Locus award finalist.…
StarShipSofa No 553 John A Karr
Sep 5, 2018 • 81 min
Patreon support now standing at 434 – last week 434 Help us get to 500 Patreon Supporters. Main Fiction: “The Foot Race” by John A. Karr John Andrew Karr writes of the strange and spectacular. He is the author of the Mars Wars series, with the first…
StarShipSofa No 552 Joachim Heijndermans
Aug 29, 2018 • 79 min
Patreon support now standing at 434 – last week 431 Help us get to 500 Patreon Supporters. Main Fiction: “The Scars to Prove It” by Joachim Heijndermans This story is original to StarShipSofa. Joachim Heijndermans writes, draws, and paints nearly every…
StarShipSofa No 551 Luke Hindmarsh
Aug 22, 2018 • 42 min
Patreon support now standing at 431 – last week 426 Help us get to 500 Patreon Supporters. Main Fiction: “Out of the Blue, Into the Black” by Luke Hindmarsh Luke E.T. Hindmarsh was born in Oxford, UK before being dragged all over the world by his parents,…
StarShipSofa No 550 David Court
Aug 15, 2018 • 56 min
Patreon support now standing at 426 – last week 413 Help us get to 500 Patreon Supporters. Main Fiction: “ISOL-8” by David Court This story is original to StarShip Sofa. David Court is a short story author and novelist, whose works have appeared in over a…
StarShipSofa No 549 Michael Reid
Aug 8, 2018 • 55 min
Patreon support now standing at 413 – last week 418 Help us get to 500 Patreon Supporters. Main Fiction: “The Third Man” by Michael Reid This story is a StarShip Sofa original. Michael Reid lives near Toronto, Canada, where he divides his time between…
StarShipSofa No 548 Paul R Hardy
Aug 1, 2018 • 41 min
Patreon support now standing at 418 – last week 417 Help us get to 500 Patreon Supporters. Main Fiction: “The Breakdown of the Parasite Host Relationship” by Paul R. Hardy Originally published in UFO. Paul R. Hardy is a fungal infection in the shape of…
StarShip Sofa No 545 Aaron Emmel
Jul 25, 2018 • 66 min
Main Fiction: “A Small Price to Pay” by Aaron Emmel This story originally appeared at Planet Scumm (February 2018) Aaron’s stories have appeared in numerous publications. He is also the author of dozens of essays, an historical fiction graphic novel, and…
StarShipSofa No 547 Peter Watts
Jul 18, 2018 • 78 min
Patreon support now standing at 417 – last week 414 Help us get to 500 Patreon Supporters. Main Fiction: “The Colonel” by Peter Watts Originally published in Tor.com Peter Watts is a former marine biologist, flesh-eating-disease survivor and Undesirable…
StarShip Sofa No 546 Elana Gomel
Jul 11, 2018 • 42 min
Patreon support now standing at 414 – last week 412 Help us get to 500 Patreon Supporters. Main Fiction: “In the Moment” by Elana Gomel This story originally appeared at New Horizons (November 1, 2010) Elana Gomel is an Associate Professor at the…
StarShipEchoes 2007 StarShipSofa Originals Harlan Ellison
Jul 6, 2018 • 61 min
Support us on Patreon. This week we glimpse an echo way from the past as we listen to two young fellas talk all about Harlan Ellison. So long ago… hope you enjoy! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
StarShipSofa No 544 T Fox Dunham
Jul 3, 2018 • 81 min
Patreon support now standing at 412 – last week 418 Help us get to 500 Patreon Supporters. Main Fiction: “Sick Leave” by T. Fox Dunham This story is original to StarShipSofa. T. Fox Dunham lives in Philadelphia with his wife, Allison. He’s a lymphoma…
StarShip Sofa No 543 Matthew Shean
Jun 27, 2018 • 74 min
Patreon support now standing at 418 – last week 417 Help us get to 500 Patreon Supporters. Main Fiction: “Sylvia and Larry” by Matthew Shean This story originally appeared in the anthology Lazarus Risen (Bundoran Press, 2016) Matthew has a Ph.D. in…
StarShipSofa No 542 Ian Creasey
Jun 20, 2018 • 46 min
Patreon support now standing at 417 – last week 416 Help us get to 500 Patreon Supporters. Main Fiction: “The Language of Flowers” by Ian Creasey This story originally appeared in Analog (May 2016) Ian Creasey lives in Yorkshire, England. He has published…
StarShipSofa No 541 Christian Riley
Jun 13, 2018 • 57 min
Patreon support now standing at 416 – last week 410 Help us get to 500 Patreon Supporters. Main Fiction: “The Singing Tree” by Christian Riley This story is original to StarShipSofa. Chris Riley lives near Sacramento, California, vowing one day to move…
StarShipSofa No 540 Zach Chapman
Jun 6, 2018 • 65 min
Patreon support now standing at 410 – last week 411 Help us get to 500 Patreon Supporters. Main Fiction: “Queenpin of the Wastes” by Zach Chapman Originally appeared in Futuristica Vol. 2. Zach Chapman is a movie critic, podcaster, and author. His short…
StarShipEchoes 21st April 2013 Interview Jerry Pournelle Greg Benford and Larry Niven
Jun 1, 2018 • 102 min
Support this show and it’s archives - join Patreon Join me this week as I play a great interview never before played in public of a talk I did with three legends of science fiction: Jerry Pournelle, Greg Benford and Larry Niven way back on the 21st April…
StarShipSofa No 539 Robert Dawson
May 30, 2018 • 73 min
Patreon support now standing at 411 – last week 408 Help us get to 500 Patreon Supporters. Main Fiction: “The Art of Failure” by Robert Dawson Originally appeared in Compelling SF, March 2016. Robert Dawson teaches mathematics at a Nova Scotian…
StarShipSofa No 538 Konstantine Paradias
May 23, 2018 • 38 min
Patreon support now standing at 408 – last week 410 Help us get to 500 Patreon Supporters. Main Fiction: “Cram Time” by Konstantine Paradias This story original to StarShipSofa Konstantine Paradias is a writer by choice and a member of the SFWA by…
StarShipSofa No 537 Lauren Beukes
May 16, 2018 • 27 min
Main Fiction: “Pop Tarts” by Lauren Beukes Originally appeared in Laugh it Off. Lauren Beukes is a South African author and scriptwriter. Her books include the black magic noir, Zoo City, which won the Arthur C Clarke Award, The Shining Girls, about a…
StarShip Sofa No 536 Kelly Robson
May 9, 2018 • 44 min
Patreon support now standing at 410 – last week 416 Help us get to 500 Patreon Supporters. Main Fiction: “Two-Year Man” by Kelly Robson This story was originally published in Asimov’s Science Fiction, August 2015 Kelly Robson Kelly Robson’s short fiction…
StarShipEchoes August 28 2014 Lisa Tuttle
May 4, 2018 • 34 min
Support this show and keep the archives intact. This episode come from the archives of 28th August 2014 with a grand tale by Lisa Tuttle. This story was picked by a ex editor of the show and a good friend Adam Pracht. It was a running joke with Adam that…
StarShipSofa No 535 Maurice Broaddus
May 2, 2018 • 57 min
Patreon support now standing at 416 – last week 411 Help us get to 500 Patreon Supporters. Main Fiction: “The Valkyrie” by Maurice Broaddus Originally published in War Stories A community organizer and teacher, his work has appeared in Lightspeed…
StarShipSofa No 534 Chris Barnham
Apr 25, 2018 • 83 min
Patreon support now standing at 411 – last week 407 Help us get to 500 Patreon Supporters. Main Fiction: “When I Close My Eyes” by Chris Barnham Originally published in Interzone Chris Barnham spent a long time working for the British government, but now…
StarShipSofa No 533 Ian Creasey
Apr 18, 2018 • 53 min
Patreon support now standing at 407 – last week 405 Help us get to 500 Patreon Supporters. Main Fiction: “Ormonde and Chase” by Ian Creasey This story originally appeared in Asimov’s Science Fiction (June 2014) Ian Creasey lives in Yorkshire, England. He…
StarShipSofa No 532 Arkady Martine
Apr 11, 2018 • 49 min
Patreon support now standing at 405 – last week 404. Help us get to 500 Patreon Supporters. Main Fiction: “All The Colours You Thought Were Kings” by Arkady Martine Originally published in Shimmer. Arkady Martine is a speculative fiction writer and, as…
StarShipEchoes September 25 2013 Philip Suggars
Apr 6, 2018 • 30 min
Support this podcast on Patreon This week we catch Nick Camm narrating Philip Suggars short story “Automatic Diamante”. And as you can see this episode hit the Sofa airwaves Sept 25th 2013. For information regarding your data privacy, visit…
StarShipSofa No 531 Ken Liu
Apr 4, 2018 • 57 min
Patreon support now standing at 404 – last week 406. Help us get to 500 Patreon Supporters. Bitcoin address: 1FcqW3GEWFX9tuoyFrn1ySKoeybyc3J4W9 Ethereum address: 0xacC43A99b1eDe0e4a04B43A7A7fa3aA476B87EAA Main Fiction: “Gossamer” by Ken Liu Originally…
StarShipSofa No 530 Meredith Morgenstern
Mar 28, 2018 • 86 min
Patreon support now standing at 406 – last week 405. Help us get to 500 Patreon Supporters. Bitcoin address: 1FcqW3GEWFX9tuoyFrn1ySKoeybyc3J4W9 Ethereum address: 0xacC43A99b1eDe0e4a04B43A7A7fa3aA476B87EAA Main Fiction: “The Stone Age Gap” by Meredith…
StarShipSofa No 529 Robert Jeschonek
Mar 21, 2018 • 71 min
Patreon support now standing at 405 – last week 403. Help us get to 500 Patreon Supporters. Bitcoin address: 1FcqW3GEWFX9tuoyFrn1ySKoeybyc3J4W9 Ethereum address: 0xacC43A99b1eDe0e4a04B43A7A7fa3aA476B87EAA Main Fiction: “A Little Song, A Little Dance, a…
StarShipSofa No 528 R. K. Nickel
Mar 14, 2018 • 49 min
Patreon support now standing at 403 – last week 401. Help us get to 500 Patreon Supporters. Bitcoin address: 1FcqW3GEWFX9tuoyFrn1ySKoeybyc3J4W9 Ethereum address: 0xacC43A99b1eDe0e4a04B43A7A7fa3aA476B87EAA Main Fiction: “The Motivation Cure” by R. K.…
StarShipSofa No 527 Julie Novakova and G. V. Anderson
Mar 7, 2018 • 56 min
Patreon support now standing at 401 – last week 398. Help us get to 500 Patreon Supporters. Bitcoin address: 1FcqW3GEWFX9tuoyFrn1ySKoeybyc3J4W9 Ethereum address: 0xacC43A99b1eDe0e4a04B43A7A7fa3aA476B87EAA Main Fiction: “Etude for an Extraordinary Mind” by…
StarShipEchoes March 3rd 2010 Mercurio Rivera
Mar 2, 2018 • 33 min
Support us On Patreon This time it’s back to episode No 123 and we look at Snatch Me Another by Mercurio Rivera which came out March 3, 2010. So long ago but such a great story. To catch the full show click here! For information regarding your data…
StarShipSofa No 526 T. R. Napper
Feb 28, 2018 • 100 min
Patreon support now standing at 398 – last week 395. Help us get to 500 Patreon Supporters. Bitcoin address: 1FcqW3GEWFX9tuoyFrn1ySKoeybyc3J4W9 Ethereum address: 0xacC43A99b1eDe0e4a04B43A7A7fa3aA476B87EAA Main Fiction: “A Strange Loop” by T. R. Napper…
StarShipSofa No 525 Pat MacEwen
Feb 21, 2018 • 78 min
Patreon support standing at 395 – last week 388. Help us get to 500 Patreon Supporters. Bitcoin address: 1FcqW3GEWFX9tuoyFrn1ySKoeybyc3J4W9 Ethereum address: 0xacC43A99b1eDe0e4a04B43A7A7fa3aA476B87EAA Main Fiction: “Home Sweet BiOme” by Pat MacEwen…
StarShipSofa No 524 Michael Janairo
Feb 13, 2018 • 47 min
Patreon support standing at 388 - last week 377. Help us get to 500 Patreon Supporters. Bitcoin address: 1FcqW3GEWFX9tuoyFrn1ySKoeybyc3J4W9 Ethereum address: 0xacC43A99b1eDe0e4a04B43A7A7fa3aA476B87EAA Main Fiction: “The Advanced Ward” by Michael Janairo…
StarShipSofa No 523 Gary Gibson
Feb 6, 2018 • 63 min
Patreon support standing at 377. Help us get to 500 goal. Main Fiction: “Scienceville” by Gary Gibson Originally published in Interzone Gary Gibson is the author of ten novels, including Stealing Light and Final Days. His most recent novels are Extinction…
StarShipEchoes July 2007 Stephen Donaldson
Feb 2, 2018 • 48 min
Support us on Patreon We are going back to StarShipSofa Originals this time. This show came out in July 2007. We are playing Stephen R. Donaldson’s story Mythological Beasts; Read by Ciaran O’Carroll Story first appeared in The Magazine of Fantasy and…
StarShipSofa No 522 Doug C Souza
Jan 31, 2018 • 61 min
Patreon - please support us. Goal is 500 - we are at 380 Main Fiction: “The Armor Embrace” by Doug C. Souza Originally published in Writers of the Future, Vol 33. Doug C. Souza had quite a year in 2017. One of the highlights—besides meeting the other…
StarShipSofa No 521 Leah Cypess
Jan 23, 2018 • 84 min
Please think about supporting us on Patreon Main Fiction: “On the Ship” by Leah Cypess Originally published in Asimov’s. Leah Cypess wrote her first short story – in which the narrator was an ice cream cone – at the age of six, and sold her first piece of…
StarShipSofa No 520 Michael Haynes and Alison Wilgus
Jan 17, 2018 • 38 min
Main Fiction: “What You Can Change” by Michael Haynes Originally published in Kazka Press Michael Haynes lives in Central Ohio. An ardent short story reader and writer, Michael’s stories have appeared in publications such as Ellery Queen Mystery…
StarShipSofa No 519 Hannu Rajaniemi
Jan 10, 2018 • 64 min
Main Fiction: “Elegy for a Young Elk” by Hannu Rajaniemi Originally published in Subterranean, reprinted in Invisible Planets Hannu Rajaniemi was born in Finland. At the age of eight he approached the European Space Agency with a fusion-powered spaceship…
StarShipEchoes March 25th 2008 Alastair Reynolds
Jan 5, 2018 • 60 min
A story from March 2008 Aural Delights No 17 Alastair Reynolds Main Fiction: Sledge Makers Daughter by Alastair Reynolds Narration: Diane Seversonn For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
StarShipSofa No 518 Spider Robinson
Jan 2, 2018 • 70 min
Main Fiction: “You Don’t Know My Heart” by Spider Robinson My Favorite Shorts collection by Spider Robinson Narrated by: Veronica Giguere Veronica Giguere (V.) is a storyteller of the spoken and written word. An audiobook narrator and science fiction…
StarShipSofa No 517 Meta Special Robert Silverberg
Dec 26, 2017 • 73 min
Please think about supporting us… help us get through another year. Main Fiction: The Silent Invaders by Robert Silverberg (Part 1) This is part one of our new serial over on Patreon. If you like it and want to listen to the rest. Pop over and sign up to…
StarShipSofa No 516 Allen Steele
Dec 20, 2017 • 62 min
Patreon Support for us. Main Fiction: ““An Incident in the Literary Life of Nathan Arkwright” by Allen Steele Originally published in Asimov’s Science Fiction, September-October 2017 Allen Mulherin Steele, Jr. became a full-time science fiction writer in…
StarShipSofa No 515 Evan Dicken
Dec 11, 2017 • 62 min
!!!SUPPORT US!!! Main Fiction: “How I Killed Your Mother” by Evan Dicken Originally published in Cosmic Roots By day, Evan Dicken studies old Japanese maps and analyzes medical research data at the Ohio State University. By night, he does neither of these…
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Dec 8, 2017 • 13 min
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StarShipSofa No 514 Ian McDonald and Ian Creasey
Dec 6, 2017 • 96 min
Support StarShipSofa at Patreon for AD free shows Interview: Ian McDonald, author of River of Gods, The Dervish House, Luna: New Moon, Luna: Wolf Moon, with Jeremy Szal Main Fiction: “The Odour of Sanctity” by Ian Creasey Originally published in Asimov’s…
StarShipSofa No 513 Shawn Mansouri
Nov 29, 2017 • 70 min
Patreon Support Main Fiction: “Spare Parts” by Shawn Mansouri Originally published in L0w L1f3 Anthology Shawn Mansouri is a former biologist and fan of the darker side of fiction. When he’s not twitching from too much caffeine, or arguing with the post…
StarShipSofa No 513 Alan Baxter
Nov 22, 2017 • 62 min
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StarShipSofa No 511 Elizabeth Bear
Nov 15, 2017 • 58 min
Support on Patreon Patreon RSS Main Fiction: “This Chance Planet” by Elizabeth Bear Originally published on Tor.com Elizabeth Bear was born on the same day as Frodo and Bilbo Baggins, but in a different year. She is the Hugo, Sturgeon, Locus, and Campbell…
StarShipSofa No 510 Dan Abnett
Nov 8, 2017 • 60 min
Support on Patreon Grab Patreon RSS Feed Main Fiction: “The Frost Giant’s Data” by Dan Abnett Originally published in Cosmic Powers Dan Abnett is a seven-times New York Times bestselling author and an award-winning comic book writer. He has written over…
StarShipSofa No 509 Jeremy Szal
Oct 31, 2017 • 80 min
SUPPORT Me on Patreon Patreon RSS Feed https://www.patreon.com/rss/districtofwonders?auth=856099cb6709a8965b71f7ecd79667ab Paste this into your podcatcher of choice. I use Pocket Cast Main Fiction: “Ark of Bones” by Jeremy Szal Original to StarShipSofa.…
StarShipSofa No 508 Suyi Davies OkungbowaUntitled Episode
Oct 25, 2017 • 55 min
Main Fiction: “Places” by Suyi Davies Okungbowa Originally published in Mothership Zeta Suyi Davies Okungbowa is a storyteller who writes freelance from Lagos, Nigeria. His (mostly speculative) fiction has been published or is forthcoming in Fireside,…
StarShipSofa No 507 Doug Souza
Oct 17, 2017 • 56 min
Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/districtofwonders Main Fiction: “Claim Jumpers” by Doug Souza Originally published at Visions V: Milky Way Doug C. Souza lives smack dab in the middle of California where he writes speculative fiction. His stories have…
StarShipSofa No 506 Robert Jeschonek
Oct 11, 2017 • 99 min
Main Fiction: “In a Green Dress, Surrounded by Exploding Clowns” by Robert Jeschonek Originally published at Galaxy’s Edge Robert Jeschonek is an award-winning author whose fiction, comics, essays, and non-fiction have been published around the world. His…
StarShipSofa No 505 Colleen Anderson
Oct 4, 2017 • 40 min
Main Fiction: “A Book By It’s Cover” by Colleen Anderson Originally published in Mirrorshards Colleen Anderson has been twice nominated for the Aurora Award in poetry, and longlisted for the Stoker Award. She has co-edited Tesseracts 17, and Playground of…
StarShipSofa No 504 Marcelle Dubé
Sep 26, 2017 • 70 min
Main Fiction: “The Verdant Gene” by Marcelle Dube Originally published in Fiction River: Moonscapes Marcelle Dubé writes science fiction, fantasy, and mystery fiction. Her short stories have appeared in magazines and award-winning anthologies, and her…
StarShipSofa 503 Zach Chapman
Sep 20, 2017 • 45 min
Main Fiction: “Horror on Habitat Seven” This story is original to StarShipSofa Zach Chapman grew up on a ranch just north of San Antonio, Texas where he could see the cows grazing in the pasture from his bedroom window. In 2011 he graduated from the…
StarShipSofa No 502 Claude Lalumiere
Sep 13, 2017 • 53 min
Main Fiction: “This Is The Ice-Age” Originally published in Mythspring Claude Lalumière is the author of Objects of Worship, The Door to Lost Pages, Nocturnes and Other Nocturnes, and Venera Dreams: A Weird Entertainment. His first fiction – “Bestial…
StarShipSofa 501 Robert Silverberg
Sep 6, 2017 • 86 min
Main Fiction: “Needle in a Timestack” by Robert Silverberg Originally published in Asimov’s Robert Silverberg has been a professional writer since 1955, and is widely known for his science fiction and fantasy stories. He is the winner of four Hugo, six…
StarShipSofa No 500 Harlan Ellison
Aug 30, 2017 • 24 min
Support StarShipSofa on Patreon Main Fiction: “How Interesting: A Tiny Man” by Harlan Ellison Originally published in Realms of Fantasy Harlan Ellison has written or edited 75 books; more than 1700 stories, essays, articles, and newspaper columns; two…
StarShipSofa No 499 Joe Haldeman
Aug 23, 2017 • 39 min
Main Fiction: “None So Blind” by Joe Haldeman Originally published in Asimov’s Science Fiction Born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, Joe Haldeman has garnered both the Nebula Award and the Hugo Award for his famous novel The Forever War, one of the landmark…
StarShipSofa No 498 Rebecca DeVendra and Eric Reynolds
Aug 16, 2017 • 55 min
Main Fiction: “A Packhorse for your Silly Memes” by Rebecca DeVendra Originally published in Outliers of Speculative Fiction Rebecca DeVendra is a figure artist and speculative fiction writer living in Boston. She serves as a first reader for the Magazine…
StarShipSofa No 497 Julie Novakova
Aug 9, 2017 • 45 min
Patreon Support if greatly appreciated Main Fiction: “The Ship Whisperer” by Julie Novakova Originally published in Asimov’s Julie Novakova is a Czech author and translator of science fiction, fantasy and detective stories. She has published short fiction…
StarShipSofa No 496 Konstantine Paradias
Aug 1, 2017 • 42 min
Please Support this fine show on Patreon Main Fiction: “How You Ruined Everything” by Konstantine Paradias Originally published in Unidentified Funny Objects 5 Konstantine Paradias is a writer by choice and a member of the SFWA. His short stories have…
StarShipSofa No 495 Gerri Leen
Jul 26, 2017 • 61 min
Main Fiction: “The Woman I Used To Be” by Gerri Leen Originally published in Grimdark Magazine: Issue #1 Gerri Leen lives in Northern Virginia and originally hails from Seattle. She has work appearing in: Nature, Orson Scott Card’s Intergalactic Medicine…
StarShipSofa No 494 Yosef Lindell
Jul 19, 2017 • 64 min
Main Fiction: “We Were Once of the Sky” by Yosef Lindell Originally published in Beneath Ceaseless Skies Yosef Lindell is a lawyer, writer, and occasional historian. His short fiction has previously appeared in Clarkesworld and Beneath Ceaseless Skies and…
StarShipSofa No 493 Tracy Canfield
Jul 12, 2017 • 45 min
Main Fiction: “StarShip Down” by Tracy Canfield SUPPORT US ON PATREON! Originally published in Analog Tracy Canfield is a computational linguist whose short science fiction and fantasy has appeared in Analog, Strange Horizons, and many other magazines and…
StarShipSofa No 492 Rich Larson
Jul 4, 2017 • 29 min
Main Fiction: “Ghost Girl” by Rich Larson Originally published in War Stories Rich Larson was born in West Africa, has studied in Rhode Island and worked in Spain, and now writes from Ottawa, Canada. His short work has been featured on io9, translated…
StarShipSofa No 491 Allen Steele
Jun 28, 2017 • 72 min
Main Fiction “Apache Charley and the Pyramids of Hex” by Allen Steele Originally published in Bridging Infinity Allen Steele has published eighteen novels and nearly one hundred short stories. His work has received numerous accolades, including three Hugo…
StarShipSofa No 490 Kameron Hurley
Jun 21, 2017 • 58 min
Main Fiction: “Enyo-enyo” by Kameron Hurley Originally published in Lightspeed Magazine Kameron Hurley is the author of The Stars are Legion and the essay collection The Geek Feminist Revolution, as well as the award-winning God’s War Trilogy and The…
StarShipSofa No 489 Rachael K. Jonese
Jun 14, 2017 • 67 min
Main Fiction: “Indigo Blue” by Rachael K. Jones Originally published in Shimmerr Rachael K. Jones grew up in various cities across Europe and North America, picked up (and mostly forgot) six languages, and acquired several degrees in the arts and…
StarShipSofa No 488 David D. Levine
Jun 7, 2017 • 120 min
Main Fiction: “End of the Silk Road” by David Levine Originally published in Old Venus David D. Levine (www.daviddlevine.com) is the author of novels Arabella of Mars and Arabella and the Battle of Venus, as well as over fifty SF and fantasy short…
StarShipSofa No 487 Tobias Buckell
May 30, 2017 • 104 min
Main Fiction: “Pale Blue Memories” by Tobias S. Buckell Originally published in Old Venus, edited by George R. R. Martin and Gardner Dozios Tobias S. Buckell is a New York Times Bestselling author born in the Caribbean. He grew up in Grenada and spent…
StarShipSofa No 486 Jack Campbell
May 17, 2017 • 50 min
Main Fiction: “Hell’s Half Acre” by Jack Campbell Originally published in Armored, edited by John Joseph Adams. Jack Campbell (John G. Hemry) writes the New York Times best-selling Lost Fleet series, the Lost Stars series, and the “steampunk meets high…
StarShipSofa No 485 Ian McDonald
May 10, 2017 • 115 min
Main Fiction: “The Djinn’s Wife” by Ian McDonald Originally published in Asimovs Ian McDonald is a science-fiction writer living just outside Belfast, in Northern Ireland. His first novel was Desolation Road, his most recent is Luna: Wolf Moon, from Tor…
StarShipSofa No 484 Leah Cypess
May 3, 2017 • 44 min
Main Fiction: “Cupid’s Compass” Originally published in The Magazine Fantasy & Science Fiction Leah Cypess wrote her first short story - in which the narrator was an ice cream cone - at the age of six, and sold her first piece of fiction while in high…
StarShipSofa No 483 Alex Shvartsman
Apr 26, 2017 • 80 min
Main Fiction: “The Race for Arcadia” by Alex Shvartsman Originally published in Mission Tomorrow Alex Shvartsman is a writer, translator and game designer from Brooklyn, NY. Over 80 of his short stories have appeared in Nature, Galaxy’s Edge,…
StarShipSofa No 482 David Burns
Apr 19, 2017 • 38 min
Main Fiction: “Dyad” by David Burns Originally published in The Cyborg Chronicles David Bruns is a former officer on a nuclear-powered submarine turned corporate executive turned science fiction writer. He is the creator of the sci-fi/fantasy series, The…
StarShipSofa No 481 Donald Jacob Uitvlugt and Laura Pearlman
Apr 12, 2017 • 33 min
Main Fiction: “Butterfly Dreams” by Donald Jacob Uitvlugt Originally appeared in Science Fiction Stories Donald Jacob Uitvlugt lives on neither coast of the United States, but mostly in a haunted memory palace of his own design. His short fiction has…
StarShipSofa No 480 David Gullen
Apr 4, 2017 • 73 min
Main Fiction: “All Your Futures Are Belong To Us” by David Gullen Originally appeared in ARC 1.3 David is a white African writer whose short fiction has appeared in various magazines and anthologies. His work has won the British Fantasy Society short…
StarShipSofa No 479 Nir Yaniv and Lavie Tidhar
Mar 29, 2017 • 56 min
Week 3 of Translations Special This story was originally written in Hebrew and has been translated into English. Main Fiction: “Benjamin Schneider’s Little Greys” by Nir Yaniv, translated by Lavie Tidhar Nir Yaniv is an Israeli science fiction writer,…
StarShipSofa No 478 Eva Hauserova and Cyril Simsa
Mar 22, 2017 • 32 min
Week 2 of Translations Month Special This story was first written in Czech and has been translated into English. Main Fiction: “Between Us Girls” by Eva Hauserova, translated by Cyril Simsa Eva Hauserová was born and brought up in Prague in what then…
StarShipSofa No 477 Maria Haskins Week 1 of Translations Special Month!
Mar 15, 2017 • 65 min
Week 1 of Translations Special Month! This story was originally written in Swedish and has been translated into English.Main Fiction: “Lost and Found” by Maria HaskinsMaria Haskins is a Swedish-Canadian writer and translator. She writes speculative…
StarShipSofa No 476 Julian Smith
Mar 8, 2017 • 90 min
Kickstarter: Everyone Worlds Without Walls https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1895930248/everyone-worlds-without-walls Main Fiction: “The World of Dew” by Julian Mortimer Smith Originally published in PULP Literature Julian Mortimer Smith has published…
StarShipSofa No 475 Laurie Tom
Mar 1, 2017 • 50 min
Kickstarter: Everyone Worlds Without Walls https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1895930248/everyone-worlds-without-walls Main Fiction: “The Wings The Lungs, The Engine The Heart” by Laurie Tom Originally published in Galaxy’s Edge. Laurie Tom has been…
StarShipSofa No 474 David John Baker and Colin Gibson
Feb 22, 2017 • 123 min
KickStarter: Everyone Worlds Without Walls https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1895930248/everyone-worlds-without-walls Interview: Colin Gibson, Oscar-winning Production Designer on Mad Max: Fury Road with Jeremy Szal Main Fiction: “Nanoamerica” by David…
StarShipSofa No 473 Leah Cypess
Feb 14, 2017 • 50 min
Kickstarter https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1895930248/everyone-worlds-without-walls Main Fiction: “What We Ourselves are Not” by Leah Cypess Originally published in Asimov’s.. Leah Cypess wrote her first short story - in which the narrator was an…
StarShipSofa No 472 Richard Johnson and George Nikolopoulos
Feb 8, 2017 • 72 min
Main Fiction: “In Apprehension How Like a God” by Richard Johnson Originally published in Writers of the Future Richard Johnson is an award-winning writer of science fiction having won the Gold Award at the Writers of the Future Competition in 2011 and…
StarShipSofa No 471 Kate O’Connor
Feb 1, 2017 • 73 min
Main Fiction: “Intertwined” by Kate O’Connor Originally published in Intergalactic Medicine Show After graduating from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Kate O’Connor took up writing science fiction and fantasy. Her short fiction has appeared in…
StarShipSofa No 470 Jay O’Connell and Rob Boffard
Jan 25, 2017 • 75 min
Interview with Rob Boffard, author of Tracer. Main Fiction: “Solomon’s Little Sister” by Jay O’Connell Originally published in Asimov’s Jay O’Connell is a writer, artist, activist, human living in Cambridge MA with his wife, two kids, two cats, and eight…
StarShipSofa No 469 J. W. Alden
Jan 18, 2017 • 57 min
Patreon Postcards https://www.patreon.com/districtofwonders Main Fiction: “The Sun Falls Apart” by J. W. Alden Originally published in Writers of the Future Volume 32 J.W. Alden is fascinated with the fantastic. He lives near West Palm Beach, Florida with…
StarShipSofa No 468 Carmelo Rafala
Jan 11, 2017 • 62 min
Grab Your Had Written Science Fiction Postcard! https://www.patreon.com/districtofwonders Main Fiction: “Song for the Asking” Originally published in Stories for Chip: A Tribute to Samuel R. Delany Carmelo Rafala’s work has been published in various…
StarShipSofa No 467 Michael Moorcock
Jan 4, 2017 • 75 min
Welcome to the first show from StarShipSofa in 2017! Let’s take you back to where it all began! Main Fiction: London Bone by Michael Moorcock Moorcock was born in London in 1939, and now lives in Texas. He is a prolific and award-winning writer with more…
StarShipSofa No 466 Richard Johnson
Dec 28, 2016 • 77 min
Main Fiction: “Taking the High Road” by Richard Johnson Originally published at Baen.com Richard Johnson is an award-winning writer of science fiction having won the Gold Award at the Writers of the Future Competition in 2011 and the Jim Baen Memorial…
StarShipSofa No 465 Nnedi Okorafor
Dec 21, 2016 • 54 min
Main Fiction: “Spider the Artist” by Nnedi Okorafor Originally published in Robot Uprisings, edited by John Joseph Adams Nnedi Okorafor’s books include Lagoon, Who Fears Death, Kabu Kabu, Akata Witch, Zahrah the Windseeker, and The Shadow Speaker. Her…
StarShipSofa No 464 Beth Cato
Dec 14, 2016 • 58 min
Main Fiction: “Overlap” by Beth Cato http://www.bethcato.com/ Originally published in Science Fiction Short Stories (Gothic Fantasy) Beth Cato is the author of THE CLOCKWORK DAGGER steampunk fantasy series from Harper Voyager. Her short fiction is in…
StarShipSofa No 463 Neal Asher
Dec 7, 2016 • 35 min
Main Fiction: “Strood” by Neal Asher Originally appeared in Asimov’s Neal Asher was born in Billericay, Essex, and divides his time between here and Crete. His previous full-length novels are Gridlinked, The Skinner, The Line of Polity, Cowl, Brass Man,…
StarShipSofa No 462 Douglas Smith
Nov 30, 2016 • 90 min
Support all the shows in the District of Wonders PATREON Main Fiction: “Scream Angel” by Douglas Smith Originally published in Low Port Douglas Smith is an award-winning Canadian author described by Library Journal as “one of Canada’s most original…
StarShipSofa No 461 Lauren Beukes
Nov 23, 2016 • 52 min
Main Fiction: “The Green” by Lauren Beukes Originally published in Armored, edited by John Joseph Adams. The story will also appear in Lauren’s upcoming short fiction and essay collection, Slipping, published in late November. Lauren Beukes is an…
StarShipSofa No 460 Marc Laidlaw
Nov 16, 2016 • 60 min
Main Fiction: “400 Boys” by Marc Laidlaw Originally published in Omni, reprinted in Mirrorshades: The Cyberpunk Anthology. Marc Laidlaw is the author of six novels, including the International Horror Guild Award winner, The 37th Mandala. His short stories…
StarShipSofa No 459 Martin L. Shoemaker
Nov 9, 2016 • 71 min
Main Fiction: “Unrefined” by Martin L. Shoemaker Originally appeared in Writers of the Future #31 Martin L. Shoemaker is a programmer who writes on the side… or maybe it’s the other way around. Programming pays the bills, but a second place story in the…
StarShipSofa No 458 T. R. Napper
Nov 2, 2016 • 55 min
Main Fiction: “An Advanced Guide to Successful Price-Fixing in Extraterrestrial Betting Markets” by T. R. Napper Originally appeared in Interzone #256 T R Napper’s short fiction has appeared in Asimov’s, Interzone (several issues), Grimdark Magazine, and…
StarShipSofa No 457 Shane Halbach
Oct 26, 2016 • 52 min
“Main Fiction: The Story of Daro and the Arbolita” by Shane Halbach Originally appeared in Analog Shane Halbach lives in Chicago with his wife and three kids, where he writes software by day and avoids writing stories by night. His fiction has appeared in…
StarShipSofa No 456 Gregory Norman Bossert
Oct 19, 2016 • 52 min
Tony’s YouTube Channel unnamed Art done by Brian Matyas “Main Fiction: Two Things About Thrand Zandy’s TechnoThèque” by Gregory Norman Bossert Originally appeared in Unlikely Story With the turning of the 21rst century I decided that twenty years of…
StarShipSofa No 455 Adam Rakunas
Oct 12, 2016 • 78 min
Fact: Looking Back at Genre History by Amy H. Sturgis Main Fiction: “Oh Give Me A Home” by Adam Rakunas Originally appeared in The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction, July-August 2013 Adam Rakunas is the author of the Philip K. Dick Award-nominated…
StarShipSofa No 454 Alex Shvartsman and Stephen S. Power
Oct 5, 2016 • 63 min
Coming Up… Main Fiction: “Falling Dominoes” by Alex Shvartsman Alex Shvartsman is a writer, translator, and anthologist from Brooklyn, NY. Over 80 of his short stories have appeared in Nature, InterGalactic Medicine Show, Galaxy’s Edge, Daily SF, and…
StarShipSofa No 453 Mike Carey (M. R. Carey)
Sep 27, 2016 • 70 min
Main Fiction: “The Non-Event” by Mike Carey Originally published in Masked. M. R. Carey is a writer who is equally at home in a wide range of media. His latest novel, Fellside, is a ghost story set in a women’s prison. Its predecessor The Girl with all…
StarShipSofa No 452 Malcolm Delvin
Sep 21, 2016 • 39 min
Main Fiction: “Must Supply Own Workboots” by Malcolm Delvin Originally appeared in Interzone Malcolm Devlin’s stories have appeared in Black Static, Interzone and the anthology Aickman’s Heirs. He aspires to have the world’s shortest author bio. Narrated…
StarShipSofa No 451 Tony Pi and Costi Gurgu
Sep 14, 2016 • 63 min
Main Fiction: “Cosmobotica” by Tony Pi and Costi Gurgu Originally published in The Mammoth Book of Dieselpunk Tony Pi is a Chinese-Canadian writer in Toronto with a Ph.D. in Linguistics. He is the winner of the 2015 Aurora Award for Best English…
StarShipSofa No 450 Effie Sieberg and Rachelle Harp
Aug 31, 2016 • 65 min
Main Fiction: “Rocket Surgery” by Effie Sieberg Originally appeared in Analog Effie Seiberg is a fantasy and science fiction writer. Her stories can be found in the “Women Destroy Science Fiction!” special edition of Lightspeed Magazine, Galaxy’s Edge,…
StarShipSofa No 449 Hugo Nominees Part 2 Hao Jingfang translated by Ken Liu
Aug 24, 2016 • 143 min
Week 2 of Hugo Nominees This story is nominated for Best Novelette Main Fiction: “Folding Beijing” by Hao Jingfang, translated by Ken Liu Originally appeared in Uncanny Magazine In 2002, Hao Jingfang was awarded First Prize in the New Concept Writing…
StarShipSofa No 448 Hugo Nominee Part 1 Brooke Bolander
Aug 17, 2016 • 87 min
Week 1 of Hugo Nominees This story is nominated for Best Novelette Main Fiction: “And You Shall Know Her By The Trail of Dead” by Brooke Bolander Originally appeared in Lightspeed, Issue #57. Audio produced by Skyboat Media. Brooke Bolander is a…
StarShipSofa No 447 Taiyo Fuji and Jim Hubbert
Aug 10, 2016 • 66 min
Week 4 of Translations Special Month! This story was originally written in Japanese and has been translated into English. Main Fiction: “Violation of the TrueNet Security Act” by Taiyo Fuji, translated by Jim Hubbert. Originally published in Lightspeed,…
StarShipSofa No 446 Pavel Amnuel and Anatoly Belilovsky
Aug 3, 2016 • 26 min
Week 3 of Translations Special Month! This story was originally written in Russian and has been translated into English. Main Fiction: “White Curtain” by Pavel Amnuel, translated by Anatoly Belilovsky. Originally appeared in The Magazine of Fantasy and…
StarShipSofa No 445 Laurent Queyssi‏ and Edward Gauvin
Jul 27, 2016 • 79 min
Week 2 of Translations Special Month! Download Mp3 File Here! This story was originally written in French and has been translated into English. Main Fiction: “Sense of Wonder 2.0” by Laurent Queyssi‏, translated by Edward Gauvin Originally published in…
StarShipSofa No 444 Chen Qiufan, Ken Liu and Carmen Yiling Yan
Jul 20, 2016 • 42 min
Week 1 of Translations Special Month! This story was originally written in Chinese and has been translated into English. Main Fiction: “The Smog Society” by Chen Qiufan, translated by Ken Liu and Carmen Yiling Yan. Originally published in Lightspeed…
StarShipSofa No 443 Matthew Ward
Jul 13, 2016 • 62 min
Main Fiction: “Brazen Dreams” by Matthew Ward Originally published in Grimdark Magazine Issue #4 When the young Matthew Ward wasn’t reading of strange worlds in the works of C S Lewis, Tolkien and Douglas Hill, he was watching adventure and mystery in…
StarShipSofa No 442 Erica L. Satifka and Mark Mann Episode
Jul 13, 2016 • 53 min
Interview: Mark Mann – Hassan and the Beam Main Fiction: “Signs Following” by Erica L. Satifka Originally published in Ideomancer Erica L. Satifka’s fiction has appeared in Clarkesworld, Shimmer, and various other places. Her debut novel Stay Crazy will…
StarShipSofa No 441 William Ledbetter
Jun 29, 2016 • 98 min
Main Fiction: “The Rings of Mars” by William Ledbetter Fact: Science News by J J Campanella Originally published in Writers of the Future Volume 28. William Ledbetter is a writer with more than forty speculative fiction stories and non-fiction articles…
StarShipSofa No 440 Joe R. Lansdale
Jun 22, 2016 • 110 min
Main Fiction: “The Wizard of the Trees” by Joe R. Lansdale Looking Back at Genre History by Amy H Sturgis Originally published in Old Venus, edited by George R. R. Martin and Gardner Dozois Champion mojo storyteller Joe R. Lansdale is the author of more…
StarShipSofa No 439 Jeffrey A. Ballard
Jun 8, 2016 • 93 min
Interview: Brooke Borel – THE TRICKY ETHICS OF LIVING LONGER website: http://brookeborel.com/ Twitter: @brookeborel Infested website: http://infestedbook.com/ Main Fiction: “Underwater Restoration” by Jeffrey A. Ballard Originally published in Orson Scott…
StarShipSofa No 438 Rjurik Davidson and Sunil Patel
Jun 1, 2016 • 39 min
The Museum of Science Fiction in Washington DC will be hosting a three day event known as Escape Velocity which is Part Comic Con and Part Science Fiction Festival. 20% discount on admission to all StarShipSofa listeners if they use the promo code SOFA20.…
StarShipSofa No 437 Jeffrey Ford
May 24, 2016 • 79 min
Fact: Science News by J J Campanella Main Fiction: “Blood Drive” by Jeffrey Ford Originally published in After: Nineteen Stories of Apocalypse and Dystopia, edited by Ellen Datlow and Terri Windling. Jeffrey Ford is the author of the novels, Vanitas, The…
StarShipSofa No 436 T. R. Napper and Geoffrey A Landis
May 18, 2016 • 90 min
Fact: Looking Back At Genre History by Amy H. Sturgis Part 2 of 2 Star Trek and Arthurian Legend Interview: Geoffrey A Landis – What Really Happens When You Get Blown Out of an Airlock Main Fiction: “A Shout is a Prayer / For the Waiting Centuries” by T.…
StarShipSofa 435 Axel Taiari, Wendy Nikel and Steve Humble
May 11, 2016 • 66 min
Interview: Steve Humble – We really can build a time travelling machine! Main Fiction: “Beyond the Visible Spectrum” by Axel Taiari Originally published in Fantasy Scroll Magazine Issue #7 Axel Taiari was born and raised in Paris, France. Publishing…
StarShipSofa No 434 Lauren C. Teffeau and Ryan Calo
May 4, 2016 • 80 min
Interviews: Ryan Calo – Robot Laws Main Fiction: “Jump Cut” by Lauren C. Teffeau Originally published in Unlikely Story’s Journal of Unlikely Cryptography, Issue 11 Lauren C. Teffeau was born and raised on the East Coast, educated in the South, employed…
StarShipSofa No 433 Ken MacLeod
Apr 27, 2016 • 62 min
Main Fiction: “‘The Entire Immense Superstructure’: An Installation” by Ken MacLeod Originally published in Reach for Infinity, edited by Jonathan Strahan Ken MacLeod was born in Stornoway and lives in West Lothian. He has Honours and Masters degrees in…
StarShipSofa No 432 Evan Dicken and Zhe Xu
Apr 19, 2016 • 56 min
NEW PODCAST LAUNCHED TODAY! Your Remarkable Adventure by StarShipSofa host Tony C Smith Interview: Zhe Xu and the robotic hand Main Fiction: “Citizen of the Galaxy” by Evan Dicken Originally published in Analog – December 2014. By day, Evan Dicken studies…
StarShipSofa No 431 Martin L. Shoemaker and Mika Mckinnon
Apr 13, 2016 • 85 min
Interview: Mika Mckinnon Fact: Looking Back At Genre History by Amy H. Sturgis Main Fiction: “Pallbearers” by Martin L. Shoemaker Originally published in Galaxy’s Edge Martin L. Shoemaker is a programmer who writes on the side… or maybe it’s the other way…
StarShipSofa No 430 Arkady Martine
Apr 6, 2016 • 61 min
Main Fiction: “Lace Downstairs” by Arkady Martine Originally published in Abyss & Apex Arkady Martine is a speculative fiction writer and, as Dr. AnnaLinden Weller, a Byzantine historian. In both roles she writes about border politics, rhetorical…
StarShipSofa No 429 Gareth L. Powell and Rachel Armstrong
Mar 30, 2016 • 80 min
Interview: Rachel Armstrong – Will We Ever Build StarShips Main Fiction: “Distant Galaxies Colliding” by Gareth L. Powell First published in Quantum Muse (2005) GARETH L. POWELL is an award-winning writer from the UK. He is the author of the novels…
StarShipSofa No 428 Stephen Kotowych
Mar 23, 2016 • 66 min
Jeremy Szal on Hugos and StarShipSofa Main Fiction: “Saturn in G Minor” by Stephen Kotowych Originally published in Writers of the Future: Volume 23 STEPHEN KOTOWYCH is a Writers of the Future Grand Prize winner (for “Saturn in G Minor”) and past finalist…
StarStarShip No 427 Michael R. Fletcher and Mark Zastrow
Mar 16, 2016 • 104 min
Copyright image Mark Zastrow Interview: Mark Zastrow – Inside the cloning factory that creates 500 new animals a day Fact: Looking Back at Genre History by Amy H Sturgis Main Fiction: “Intellectual Property” by Michael R. Fletcher Originally appeared in…
StarShipSofa No 426 Christopher Priest and Carli Velocci
Mar 8, 2016 • 57 min
Coming Up… Interview: Carli Velocci Why do we keep using Nazis in space trope? Main Fiction: “A Dying Fall” by Christopher Priest Christopher Priest’s book – The Inverted World Originally published in Asimov’s – December 2006 Christopher Priest was born…
StarShipSofa No 425 Bruce Sterling and Jill Heinerth
Mar 2, 2016 • 105 min
Coming Up… Interview: Cave diver Jill Heinerth explores hidden underground waterways running through our planet. OASIS 28 Main Fiction: “Black Swan” by Bruce Sterling Originally published in Interzone, reprinted in Years Best SF 15. Bruce Sterling,…
StarShipSofa No 424 Vaughan Stanger and Zak Wilson
Feb 24, 2016 • 110 min
Coming Up… Interview: Zak Wilson Find out what it’s like to live on Mars for 8 months! Fact: Science News with J J Campanella Main Fiction: “First and Third” by Vaughan Stanger Originally appeared in Postscripts 26/27 Formerly an astronomer and more…
StarShipSofa No 423 Kary English
Feb 17, 2016 • 100 min
Coming Up… Fact: Looking Back at Genre History by Amy H. Sturgis Poetry Planet 16 by Diane Severson Main Fiction: “Flight of the Kikayon” by Kary English Originally appeared in Grantville Gazette Kary English is a Writers of the Future winner and Hugo…
StarShipSofa No 422 Brian K. Lowe and Prof. Christopher Riley
Feb 10, 2016 • 103 min
Coming Up… Fiction Crawler 16 by Matthew Sanborn Smith Interview: Professor Christopher Riley talks about Apollo 14 astronaut Edgar Mitchell Interview: Salvatore Cerchio talks about Omura’s whales off northwest Madagascar Main Fiction: “Rights and Wrongs”…
StarShipSofa No 421 Fiona Moore and Jason Koebler
Feb 3, 2016 • 57 min
Coming Up.. Interview: Jason Koebler. Also check out Jason’s amazing podcast “Radio Motherboard“ Main Fiction: “The Metaphor” by Fiona Moore Originally published in Interzone. Fiona Moore is an anthropologist at the University of London by day and an SF…
StarShipSofa No 420 David Steffen and David Brin
Jan 27, 2016 • 104 min
Coming Up… Interview: David Brin and The Best Year in Space Ever! Fact: Science News by J J Campanella Main Fiction: “Catastrophic Failure” by David Steffen Fiction originally appeared in Perihelion Science Fiction. David is a software engineer and writer…
StarShipSofa No 419 Krystal Claxon and Louis Rosenberg
Jan 20, 2016 • 93 min
Coming Up…. Louis Rosenberg – founder of Unanimous Ai Click Here to get all you need to know and more about Human Swarming Fact: Looking Back at Genre History by Amy H. Sturgis Main Fiction: “Bitter Remedy” by Krystal Claxton Originally published in…
StarShipSofa No 418 Julie Frost and Dr Bruce Drinkwater
Jan 13, 2016 • 70 min
Coming Up… Bruce Drinkwater blueprint plans for ultrasonic tractor beam! Main Fiction: “Sensory Overload” by Julie Frost Originally published in Plasma Frequency Magazine. Julie Frost writes every shade of speculative fiction and lives in Utah with her…
StarShipSofa No 417 Bonnie Jo Stufflebeam and Nathaniel Calhoun
Jan 6, 2016 • 78 min
Coming Up… Interview: Nathaniel Calhoun Main Fiction: “The Damaged” by Bonnie Jo Stufflebeam Originally published in Interzone. Bonnie Jo Stufflebeam’s fiction has appeared in magazines such as Clarkesworld, Lightspeed, and Beneath Ceaseless Skies. She…
StarShipSofa No 416 Colin P. Davies and Anatoly Belilovsky
Dec 30, 2015 • 143 min
Coming Up… Fact: Science News by J J Campanella Interview with editor of Escape Artists’ MotherShip Zeta, Karen Bovenmyer with Jeremy Szal Main Fiction: “Julian of Earth” by Colin P. Davies Originally published in Asimov’s. Colin P. Davies lives near…
StarShipSofa 415 Anthony Cardno and Zoltan Istvan
Dec 16, 2015 • 82 min
Coming Up… The First To The Singularity Click and Try It OUT! FREE Interview: Zoltan Istvan – The First To The Singularity Fact: Looking Back at Genre History by Amy H Sturgis Main Fiction: “Chasing Satellites” by Anthony Cardno Originally appeared in the…
StarShipSofa No 414 Beth Cato, Rachael K. Jones and Seth Shostak
Dec 9, 2015 • 107 min
Coming Up… Interview: Seth Shostak Click here for FREE alien-megastructure plans Main Fiction: A Lonesome Speck of Home by Beth Cato. Beth Cato is the author of THE CLOCKWORK DAGGER steampunk fantasy series from Harper Voyager. Her short fiction is in…
StarShipSofa No 413 Damien Angelica Walters and Rebecca Birch and Vinay Gupta
Dec 1, 2015 • 93 min
Post Apocalyptic Week Special! Coming Up… Freebie – Get Vinay Gupta Hexayurt and make sure you survive! Interview: Vinay Gupta Main Fiction: “U for Umbrella” by Damien Angelica Walters Originally published in A is for Apocalypse. Damien Angelica Walters’…
StarShipSofa No 412 Brian Trent
Nov 25, 2015 • 109 min
Coming Up… YES! Get me on the Submission Desk Interview: Dan Vergano – NASA the Politics of Mars Fact: Science News by J J Campanella Main Fiction: “Karma Among the Cloud Kings” by Brian Trent. Originally published in Analog magazine. Brian Trent is a…
StarShipSofa No 411 Caroline M. Yoachim and Tricia Glock
Nov 17, 2015 • 97 min
Coming Up… Support District of Wonders on Patreon StarShipSofa: Call for Assistant and Slush Reader Main Fiction: “Beneath the Willow Branches, Beyond the Reach of Time”, by Caroline M. Yoachim Originally appeared in Interzone Caroline M. Yoachim lives in…
StarShipSofa No 410 Paul Levinson
Nov 11, 2015 • 107 min
Coming Up… Support Tales To Terrify on Patreon StarShipSofa: Call for Assistant and Slush Reader Main Fiction: “The Chronology Protection Case” by Paul Levinson Originally published in Analog, reprinted in The Mammoth Book of Time Travel SF. Paul…
StarShipSofa No 409 Sunil Patel and Prof Christopher Riley
Nov 4, 2015 • 82 min
Coming Up… Interview: Prof Christopher Riley and Our Message for Voyager – Facebook Page Main Fiction: “The Merger” by Sunil Patel Originally appeared in The Book Smugglers Sunil Patel is a Bay Area fiction writer and playwright who has written about…
StarShipSofa No 408 Eric James Stone and Sue Burke and Ana Matronic
Oct 28, 2015 • 88 min
Coming Up… Ana Matronic – Robot Universe Short Fiction: “Summer Home” by Sue Burke Originally appeared in Asimov’s. Sue Burke was born Wisconsin and lived briefly in Texas before moving to Madrid, Spain, in 1999. Her fiction and poetry have appeared in a…
StarShipSofa No 407 Django Wexler
Oct 21, 2015 • 100 min
Coming Up: Interview: Ben Stein Main Fiction: “The End of the War” by Django Wexler Originally published in Asimov’s. Django Wexler is the author of the epic fantasy series The Shadow Campaigns from Ace and Roc books. He graduated from Carnegie Mellon…
StarShipSofa No 406 Zach Chapman and Kate O’Connor and Serah Eley
Oct 14, 2015 • 107 min
Coming Up… Interview: Serah Eley Main Fiction: “Between Screens” by Zach Chapman Originally published in Writers of the Future Vol. 31 Zach Chapman grew up on a ranch just north of San Antonio, Texas where he could see the cows grazing in the pasture from…
StarShipSofa No 405 David D Levine and Becky Chambers
Oct 7, 2015 • 125 min
Coming Up… Flash Fiction: The Binary String by Peter Taylor Interview: Becky Chambers author of The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet Flash Fiction: “Ravages of Time” by Alex Shvartsman Originally published in Nature magazine. Narrator: Mark Nelson After…
StarShipSofa No 404 Alex Shvartsman
Sep 30, 2015 • 93 min
Coming Up… Fact: Science News by Jim Campanella Interview with author and editor Alex Shvartsman, with Jeremy Szal Alex Shvartsman is a writer, translator, and anthologist from Brooklyn, NY. Over 80 of his short stories have appeared in Nature,…
StarShipSofa No 403 Mike Brooks and Andrew Liptak
Sep 23, 2015 • 57 min
Coming Up… Main Fiction: “Redemption Awaits” by Mike Brooks Originally published in Grimdark Magazine Issue #4 Mike Brooks was born in Ipswich, Suffolk and moved to Nottingham when he was 18 to go to university. He’s stayed there ever since, and now lives…
StarShipSofa No 402 Stewart C. Baker and Bogi Takács
Sep 16, 2015 • 84 min
Coming Up… Tiki Shark Art Hawaii Inc. Main Fiction: “Behind the First Years” by Stewart C. Baker Originally published in Cosmos magazine Stewart C Baker is an academic librarian, haikuist, and speculative fiction writer. His fiction and poetry has…
StarShipSofa No 401 Carrie Vaughn
Sep 9, 2015 • 32 min
Coming Up… Main Fiction: “Don Quixote‏” by Carrie Vaughn Originally published in Armored, edited by John Joseph Adams Carrie Vaughn is the author of the New York Times bestselling series of novels about a werewolf named Kitty, the most recent installment…
StarShipSofa No 400 William Gibson
Sep 2, 2015 • 32 min
Coming Up… Main Fiction: “Thirteen Views of a Cardboard City” by William Gibson Originally published in New Worlds William Gibson is the author of nine novels, most recently The Peripheral, and, with Bruce Sterling, The Difference Engine. He was born in…
StarShipSofa No 399 Doug Souza and Y. N. Thom
Aug 26, 2015 • 107 min
Coming Up… Fact: Science News by J J Campanella Main Fiction: “Mountain Screamers” by Doug Souza Originally published in Asimov’s. I wrote “Mountain Screamers” because I wanted to see how cougars would fare in the future. I imagined they’d be marveled by…
StarShipSofa No 398 Karen Lord
Aug 19, 2015 • 37 min
Coming Up… Main Fiction: “Hiraeth: A Tragedy in Four Acts‏” by Karen Lord Originally published in Reach for Infinity, edited by Jonathan Strahan Karen Lord, a Barbadian author and research consultant, is known for her debut novel Redemption in Indigo,…
StarShipSofa No 397 Jay Werkheiser and Jordan Suchow
Aug 12, 2015 • 80 min
Coming Up… Fact: Looking Back at Genre History by Amy H Sturgis StarWars – Amy H. Sturgis Main Fiction: “Usher” by Jay Werkheiser Originally published in Analog Science-Fiction and Fact. Bio: Jay teaches chemistry and physics to high school students,…
StarShipSofa No 396 Peter F Hamilton and Joe Abercrombie
Aug 5, 2015 • 96 min
Coming Up… Interview with New York Times best selling author Joe Abercrombie with Jeremy Szal Main Fiction: “If At First…” by Peter F Hamilton. Originally published in The Solaris Book of New Science Fiction. Peter F. Hamilton was born in Rutland in 1960…
StarShipSofa No 395 Rjurik Davidson
Jul 15, 2015 • 82 min
Coming Up… Main Fiction: “Domine” by Rjurik Davidson Originally published in “The Time Traveller’s Almanac“, edited by Ann and Jeff VanderMeer Rjurik Davidson is a freelance writer. He has written short stories, essays, reviews and screenplays. He has…
StarShipSofa 394 Robert J McCarter
Jul 7, 2015 • 79 min
Coming Up… Main Fiction: “Last Flight of the Acurus” by Robert J. McCarter Originally published in Andromeda Spaceways Inflight Magazine Robert J. McCarter lives in the mountains of Arizona with his beautiful wife and his ridiculously adorable dog,…
StarShipSofa No 393 Gregory Bossert
Jul 1, 2015 • 56 min
Coming Up… Main Fiction: “12 and Tag” by Gregory Bossert Originally published in Asimov’s. I began writing fiction in 2009, at the age of 47, after artists Iain McCaig and Dermot Power dared me to write a screenplay. I wrote two, and then tried my hand at…
StarShipSofa No 392 Mercurio D Rivera and R Scott Bakker and Eric Schwitzgebel
Jun 24, 2015 • 78 min
Coming Up… Short Fiction: Reinstalling Eden, by R. Scott Bakker and Eric Schwitzgebel Originally published in Nature magazine. R. Scott Bakker has written eight novels translated into over dozen languages, including Neuropath, a dystopic meditation on the…
StarShipSofa 391 Peter Watts
Jun 17, 2015 • 47 min
Coming Up… Promo: Class Title: The Force of Star Wars: Examining the Epic Main Fiction: “Bethlemen” by Peter Watts Peter Watts is a (former) scientist, author, and convicted felon who spent the first two decades of his adult life as a marine biologist.…
StarShipSofa 390 Allen M. Steele
Jun 10, 2015 • 85 min
Coming Up… Fact: Looking back in Genre History by Amy H. Sturgis. Interview with world-leading horror anthologist: Ellen Datlow, by Jeremy Szal Main Fiction: “Ticking” by Allen M. Steele Before becoming a science fiction author, Allen Steele was a…
StarShipSofa No 389 George R. R. Martin
Jun 3, 2015 • 105 min
Coming Up… Main Fiction: “Men of Greywater Station” by George R. R. Martin and Howard Waldrop Originally published Amazing Stories 1976 and Songs of Stars and Shadows Hugo, Nebula, and World Fantasy Award–winner George R. R. Martin, New York Times…
StarShipSofa No 388 Derek Kunsken
May 27, 2015 • 108 min
Coming Up… Fact: Science News by J J Campanella Main Fiction: “Persephone Descending” by Derek Kunsken Originally published in Analog Magazine Derek Künsken is a writer of science fiction and fantasy living in Gatineau, Québec. His fiction has appeared in…
StarShipSofa 387 Damien Angelica Walters
May 20, 2015 • 41 min
Coming Up… Main Fiction: “Green is for Silence, Blue is for Voice, Red is for Whole, Black is for Choice” by Damien Angelica Walters. Originally published at Daily Science Fiction Damien Angelica Walters’ short fiction has appeared or is forthcoming in…
StarShipSofa No 386 Gwendolyn Clare
May 13, 2015 • 86 min
Coming Up… Fact: Looking Back at Genre History by Amy H. Sturgis Main Fiction: “Stone to Stone, Blood to Blood” by Gwendolyn Clare Originally published in Asimov’s. Gwendolyn Clare resides in North Carolina, where she tends a vegetable garden and a flock…
StarShipSofa 385 KJ Kabza
May 6, 2015 • 54 min
Coming Up… Interview with Editor-in-Chief/Publisher of Fantasy Scroll Magazine, Iulian Ionescu, by Jeremy Szal Main Fiction: “The Bomb Thing” by KJ Kabza Originally published in The Magazine of Fantasy and Science-Fiction Nov/Dec 2014 In addition to F&SF…
StarShipSofa No 384 David McDonald
Apr 29, 2015 • 63 min
Coming Up… Octagon Technology Fact: Science News by J J Campanella Main Fiction: “Our Land Abounds” by David McDonald David McDonald is a mild mannered reporter and editor by day, and a wild eyed writer by night. Based in Melbourne, Australia, he is the…
StarShipSofa No 383 Neal Asher
Apr 22, 2015 • 35 min
Coming Up… Octagon Technology Main Fiction: Memories of Earth by Neal Asher Neal Asher lives sometimes in England, sometimes in Crete and mostly at a keyboard. Having over twenty books published he has been accused of overproduction (despite spending far…
StarShipSofa No 382 Kim Stanley Robinson
Apr 15, 2015 • 55 min
Coming Up… Subscribe to my new YouTube Channel Octagon Technology Main Fiction: “Discovering Life” by Kim Stanley Robinson Robinson began publishing novels in 1984. His work has been described as “humanist science fiction” and “literary science fiction”.…
StarShipSofa No 381 Sylvia Spruck Wrigley
Apr 8, 2015 • 45 min
Coming Up… Subscribe to my new YouTube Channel Octagon Technology Dr. Amy H. Sturgis Class: Class YouTube promo: https://youtu.be/bie18n5yv-0 Class information site: http://www.mythgard.org/academics/summer-2015-courses/literary-copernicus/ Literary…
StarShipSofa No 380 T.R. Napper
Mar 24, 2015 • 73 min
Coming Up… Fact: Science News by J J Campanella Main Fiction: “The Line” by T.R. Napper. Originally published in Grimdark Magazine Issue #2. ‘This is going to hurt.’ George held the goateed man in an arm-bar, face down on the canvas. The man managed to…
StarShipSofa 379 Megan Lindholm (Robin Hobb)
Mar 18, 2015 • 119 min
Coming Up… Interview with Editor/Publisher of Grimdark Magazine: Adrian Collins, by Jeremy Szal Main Fiction: “Neighbours” by Megan Lindholm Originally published in anthology Dangerous Women, edited by George R. R. Martin and Gardner Dozois. Megan…
StarShipSofa 378 Caroline M. Yoachim
Mar 12, 2015 • 40 min
Coming Up…. Main Fiction: Ninety-Five Percent Safe, by Caroline M. Yoachim Originally published in Asimov’s. Nicole went to visit her best friend, Grant, the day before his family left for Opilio. She was jealous that he’d be part of the second wave — the…
StarShipSofa 377 David D Levine
Mar 4, 2015 • 55 min
Coming Up… Octagon Technology Fact: Looking Back At Genre History by Amy H Sturgis Main Fiction: “Mammals” by David D. Levine Originally published at Analog Magazine David D. Levine is the author of over fifty published science fiction and fantasy…
StarShipSofa 376 Timons Esaias/David G. Blake
Feb 25, 2015 • 77 min
Coming Up… Octagon Technology Main Fiction: “The Fitter” by Timons Esaias Timons Esaias is a satirist, writer and poet living in Pittsburgh. His works, ranging from literary to genre, have been published in eighteen languages. He has over a hundred poems…
StarShipSofa No 375 James Aquilone
Feb 18, 2015 • 23 min
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StarShipSofa No 374 Alvaro Zinos-Amaro/Jim Hume
Feb 11, 2015 • 49 min
Coming Up… Main Fiction: “The Memory-Setter’s Apprentice” by Alvaro Zinos-Amaro Originally published at: Fantasy Scroll Mag Those who survive combat with the Sarakul return home with holes in their memories. As memory-setters, it’s our job to delve inside…
StarShipSofa No 373 Kate O’Connor Mark Lawrence Evo Terra
Feb 4, 2015 • 92 min
Coming Up… Short Fiction: “Potential” by Mark Lawrence Interview: Evo and Sheila Terra Shevo Main Fiction: “A Concert of Flowers” by Kate O’Connor Originally published at Daily Science Fiction, reprinted in Fantasy Scroll Mag. The packed concert hall was…
StarShipSofa No 372 Norman Spinrad/Tobias S Buckell
Jan 28, 2015 • 83 min
Coming Up… Short Fiction: “The Universe Reef” by Tobias S. Buckell Jackson buckles his leathers tighter, and pulls on a fur. “The height causes that cold,” he shouts. “We’re like mountaineers!” I want to flee the bitter cold and escape the wind, which…
StarShipSofa No 371 Ian Creasey/Ian Whates
Jan 20, 2015 • 52 min
Coming Up… Show Sponsor: Octagon Technology Short Fiction: The Piratical Sabbital, by Ian Whates You’re good, you know that? Well yes, I do realise that’s what you’re paid to be. No, really, I wasn’t being a smart-ass… sorry. I just never realised it was…
StarShipSofa No 370 Anna North
Jan 14, 2015 • 55 min
Coming Up… Show Sponsor: Octagon Technology Main Fiction: Lullaby, by Anna North Originally published in Robot Uprisings, edited by John Joseph Adams and Daniel H. Wilson I never wanted to move to my grandfather’s house in the first place. He died before…
StarShipSofa No 369 Cat Rambo
Jan 7, 2015 • 98 min
Coming up… Show Sponsor: Octagon Technology Fact: Ray Harryhausen by Marc Zicree Mr SciFi. Main Fiction: “Bots d’Armor” by Cat Rambo Cat Rambo lives, writes, and teaches by the shores of an eagle-haunted lake in the Pacific Northwest. Her 150+ fiction…
StarShipSofa No 368 Brent Knowles Andy Weir
Dec 31, 2014 • 164 min
Coming Up…. Interview: Andy Weir – The Martian Fact: Science News by J J Campanella Main Fiction: “Digital Rights” by Brent Knowles The Assistant responsible for the primary thruster arrangement killed itself just ten days after Izzy arrived on the solar…
StarShipSofa No 367 E Saxey/Stephen V Ramey
Dec 17, 2014 • 62 min
Coming Up… Main Fiction: “Not Smart, Not Clever”, by E Saxey E. Saxey is a queer Londoner and fan of floral-flavour chocolate, whose work has appeared in Apex, Holdfast, Daily Science Fiction and Spacewitch Moonshots, and anthologies including The Lowest…
StarShipSofa No 366 Paul Berger Alexander Burns
Dec 10, 2014 • 80 min
Coming Up… Main Fiction: Subduction, by Paul Berger Paul M. Berger has been a Japanese bureaucrat, an M.I.T. program administrator, an Internet entrepreneur, a butterfly wrangler, a museum tour guide and (God help him) a Wall Street recruiter, all of…
StarShipSofa No 365 Alan Baxter
Dec 3, 2014 • 48 min
Coming up… Main Fiction: Unexpected Launch, by Alan Baxter (Originally published in Anywhere But Earth anthology by Coeur De Lion Publications) Gareth stared, open mouthed, at flames blooming massive and silent against a backdrop of stars. Bright, molten…
StarShipSofa No 364 Derek Kunksen
Nov 26, 2014 • 154 min
Coming up… Fact: Mr SciFi talks Ray Bradbury 01 Main Fiction: Schools of Clay, by Derek Kunksen 15:30 Derek Künsken is a writer of science fiction and fantasy living in Gatineau, Québec. His fiction has appeared in Analog, Beneath Ceaseless Skies, Black…
StarShipSofa No 363 Megan Lindholm (Robin Hobb)
Nov 19, 2014 • 106 min
Coming Up… Fact: News About Rosetta by Katherine Inskip 03:40 Main Fiction: “Old Paint” by Megan Lindholm 26:30 I was only nine when it happened, so I may not have the details absolutely right. But I know the heart of my story, and the heart is always…
StarShipSofa No 362 Angela Slatter Matthew Sanborn Smith
Nov 12, 2014 • 79 min
Coming Up…. Main Fiction: “I Love You Like Water” by Angela Slatter 02:00 The desert laps at the edge of the city – what used to be a conurbation is now one city short. The place where two cities met is a sand trap. The inhabitants of the place that got…
StarShipSofa No 361 Adrian Tchaikovsky/Ian Watson
Nov 5, 2014 • 103 min
Coming up… Interview: Assistant Editor for StarShipSofa Jeremy Szal 02:00 Main Fiction: “The Mouse Ran Down” by Adrian Tchaikovsky 20:50 Adrian Tchaikovsky is the author of the acclaimed Shadows of the Apt fantasy series, from the first volume, Empire In…
StarShipSofa No 360 Peter Watts
Oct 28, 2014 • 91 min
Support the Kickstarter campaign for SofaCon 2015! Music: The Wreck of the Cassie Dee by David Bradshaw Science News by J J Campanella Main Fiction: “Bulk Food” by Peter Watts and Laurie Channer Peter Watts is a (former) scientist, author, and convicted…
StarShipSofa No 359 Dennis M. Lane
Oct 22, 2014 • 39 min
Coming up… SofaCON 2 Fact: Looking Back At Genre History by Amy H. Sturgis Main fiction: “A Long ‘Til Spring” by Dennis M. Lane (Narrated by the author) It had been a long day of walking through the auburn jungle for Billy Bob and the other young ‘uns.…
StarShipSofa No 358 SofaCON 2
Oct 15, 2014 • 4 min
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StarShipSofa No 357 Ralph Roberts
Oct 8, 2014 • 76 min
Coming Up… Interview: Rajan Khanna talking about Falling Sky 01:00 Main Fiction: “Ghost in the Machine” by Ralph Roberts Marcus Teague sat hunched over in the cramped confines of the 16 GB USB thumb drive. The muscles of his mighty arms rippled as he…
StarShipSofa No 356 Eric Brown
Oct 1, 2014 • 67 min
Coming Up Interview: Eric Brown Main Fiction: Frozen Woman by Eric Brown Narrated by Leonie Bisset For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
StarShipSofa No 355 Octavia Cade
Sep 24, 2014 • 67 min
Coming up… Fact: Maven by Katherine Inskip Main Fiction: “The Mistress of Fishes” by Octavia Cade Octavia Cade is a PhD candidate in science communication at the University of Otago in New Zealand. Her short fiction has appeared in Strange Horizons,…
StarShipSofa No 354 James Morrow
Sep 17, 2014 • 96 min
Coming Up Interview: James Morrow Main Fiction: Iron Shroud by James Morrow “Jonathan Hobbwright cannot discourse upon the formic thoughts that flicker through the minds of ants, and he is similarly ignorant concerning the psyches of locusts, toads,…
StarShipSofa No 353 Kathryn Cramer
Sep 10, 2014 • 35 min
Coming up… Two shorts about love and loss by Kathryn Cramer Short fiction 1: “Disextinction, Inc.” by Kathryn Cramer 01:00 “For his biology project, Jason decided to resurrect the passenger pigeon.” Kathryn Cramer lives in Westport, NY. She is an editor…
StarShipSofa No 352 Jeffrey Ford
Sep 3, 2014 • 61 min
Coming up… Cover Art: Stephan Martiniere Main Fiction: “The Prelate’s Commission” by Jeffrey Ford 03:30 “The new fresco that graced the inner dome of the Cathedral of St. Elovisus was a masterpiece of perspective and illusion—the fall of the rebel angels…
StarShipSofa No 351 Lisa Tuttle
Aug 28, 2014 • 68 min
Coming up… Fact: Science News by J J Campanella 01:20 Main Fiction: “The Dream Detective” by Lisa Tuttle 33:00 Lisa Tuttle is an American-born science fiction, fantasy, and horror author. She has published more than a dozen novels, seven short story…
StarShipSofa No 350 Greg Kurzawa
Aug 20, 2014 • 48 min
Coming up… Main Fiction: “Predvestniki” by Greg Kurzawa 03:20 Greg Kurzawa studied theology at a small university in Big Sandy, Texas before entering a career in Information Technology. He has lived in Texas, Colorado, and North Carolina, but currently…
StarShipSofa No 349 Alex Jablokov
Aug 13, 2014 • 137 min
Coming up… Cover Art by Yohann Schepacz Yohann Schepacz is a french concept artist in such sectors as video games, film, and traditional print media. A consummate consumer of the unknown and unknowable, his detailed paintings leave the viewer with a…
StarShipSofa No 348 Samuel Peralta and Veronica Belmont
Aug 5, 2014 • 69 min
Coming up… Two selections from “HELP ME FUND MY ROBOT ARMY!!! And Other Improbable Crowdfunding Projects” edited by John Joseph Adams Main Fiction 1: “Liberty: Seeking Support for a Writ of Habeas Corpus for a Non-Human Being” by Samuel Peralta…
We’ve lost a Sofanaut – RIP Larry Santoro
Jul 26, 2014 • 15 min
I’ve woke up this morning and my world has just fell away. My friend Lawrence Santoro has died. I thought of Larry as my brother. I will miss him so very very much. Tycelia my thoughts and prayers surround you and give you comfort at this time. Will miss…
StarShipSofa No 347 Tony Ballantyne
Jul 23, 2014 • 47 min
Coming up… Main Fiction: “The Region of Jennifer” by Tony Ballantyne The region of Jennifer extended to about thirty kilometres. Out there, amongst thedecaying factory belt, daffodils pushed their heads through the tired earth of the canal banks. The…
StarShipSofa No 346 Suzanne Palmer and Rachel Swirsky
Jul 16, 2014 • 75 min
Coming up… Fact: Fiction Crawler No 15 by Matthew Sanborn Smith 01:35 Short Fiction: 2014 Hugo Nominee – “If You Were a Dinosaur, My Love,” by Rachel Swirsky 10:20 If you were a dinosaur, my love, then you would be a T-Rex. You’d be a small one, only five…
StarShipSofa No 345 Octavia Cade (Part 2)
Jul 9, 2014 • 123 min
Coming up… Fact: Looking Back At Genre History by Amy H. Sturgis 03:40 Fact: Happy Birthday Dad (Jonathan Segal aged 70) by Ariel Segal 15:00 Main Fiction: “Trading Rosemary” (Part 2) by Octavia Cade Rosemary wasn’t particularly fond of jam. She disliked…
StarShipSofa No 344 Octavia Cade (Part 1)
Jul 2, 2014 • 85 min
Coming up… Cover Art by Juan Ochoa Main Fiction: “Trading Rosemary” (Part 1) by Octavia Cade Among those who could accurately judge such things, it was generally acknowledged that Rosemary’s library was the finest of its kind in the entire archipelago.…
StarShipSofa No 343 John Chu
Jun 25, 2014 • 66 min
Coming up… Fact: Science News by J J Campanella Main Fiction: 2014 Hugo Nominee – “The Water That Falls on You From Nowhere” by John Chu Narrated by the author The water that falls on you from nowhere when you lie is perfectly ordinary, but perfectly…
StarShipSofa No 342 Jay Lake
Jun 18, 2014 • 36 min
Coming up… Main fiction: “The Sky that Wraps the World Round, Past the Blue and Into the Black” by Jay Lake I believe that all things eventually come to rest. Even light, though that’s not what they tell you in school. How do scientists know? A billion…
StarShipSofa No 341 Sean McMullen
Jun 11, 2014 • 84 min
Coming up… Main Fiction: “The Firewall and the Door” by Sean McMullen ​Entanglement technology had brought the final frontier as close as the living room. All we had to do was get an uncrewed probe out to whatever was to be explored, and the entangled…
StarShipSofa No 340 Ben H. Winters
Jun 4, 2014 • 52 min
Coming up… Cover Art by Jim Burns Fact: Looking Back At Genre History by Amy H Sturgis 02:10 Introduction: “Dead Man’s Hand” anthology, edited by John Joseph Adams 20:00 Main Fiction: “The Old Slow Man and His Gold Gun From Space” by Ben H. Winters…
StarShipSofa No 339 Brandon Sanderson
May 28, 2014 • 141 min
Coming Up Main Fiction: Defending Elysium by Brandon Sanderson The woman thrashed and spasmed in the hospital bed. Her dark hair was matted to her head with sweat, and her uncontrolled motions seemed almost epileptic. Her eyes, however, did not have the…
StarShipSofa No 338 Alan DeNiro
May 21, 2014 • 47 min
Coming up… Main Fiction: “The Philip Sydney Game” by Alan DeNiro This narration of “The Philip Sydney Game” was created by and appears courtesy of Audible. The complete Audible audiobook of “Tyrannia and Other Renditions” – in which this narration first…
StarShipSofa No 337 Brad Torgersen
May 14, 2014 • 50 min
Coming up… Main Fiction: “Ray of Light” by Brad Torgersen ​My crew boss Jake was waiting for me at the sealock door. I’d been eight hours outside, checking for microfractures in the metal hull. Tedious work, that. I’d turned my helmet communicator off so…
StarShipSofa No 336 Ron Collins
May 7, 2014 • 58 min
Coming up… Fact: Looking Back at Genre History by Amy H. Sturgis 02:30 Main fiction: “Bugs” by Ron Collins 15:30 Dr. Caulder kept talking, but John could scarcely follow along. The government needed authorization. Would he sign a waiver? Of course, Jesus…
StarShipSofa No 335 Suzanne J. Willis
Apr 30, 2014 • 73 min
Coming up… Main Fiction: “Number 73 Glad Avenue” by Suzanne J. Willis 02:00 “What time does the clock have, Charlie?” Mary looked left, dark, bobbed hair brushing her shoulders. She heard him mutter then carefully shut the doors, locking the timepieces…
StarShipSofa No 334 James Patrick Kelly
Apr 23, 2014 • 93 min
Coming up… Far Fetched Fables is now LIVE! Subscribe: http://farfetchedfables.com/feed iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/gb/podcast/far-fetched-fables/id861359355 Fact: Science News by J J Campanella Main Fiction: “The Biggest” by James Patrick Kelly 33:30…
StarShipSofa No 333 Special Fantasy Edition Aliette de Bodard
Apr 16, 2014 • 66 min
Coming Up: “In the Age of Iron and Ashes” by Aliette de Bodard. They ran the girl down, in the grey light of dawn: a ring of copper-mailed horsemen, racing after her until her exhaustion finally felled her. Yudhyana sat on his horse, shivering in the cold…
StarShipSofa No 332 Sofia Samatar and Nina Allan (BSFA Awards Special Part 2)
Apr 9, 2014 • 147 min
StarShipSofa is proud to present all four nominees in the “Best Short Fiction” category of the British Science Fiction Association! You can vote for the BSFA awards here by Monday, April 14. Main Fiction 3: “Selkie Stories are for Losers” by Sofia Samatar…
StarShipSofa No 331 E.J. Swift and Tori Truslow (BSFA Awards Special Part 1)
Apr 2, 2014 • 106 min
StarShipSofa is proud to present all four nominees in the “Best Short Fiction” category of the British Science Fiction Association! You can vote for the BSFA awards here by Monday, April 14. Part 2 coming next week! SeaDriftSoaps Main Fiction 1: “Saga’s…
StarShipSofa No 330 Leah Cypess and Mary Soon Lee
Mar 25, 2014 • 153 min
Coming up… Mothering Sunday Special! (March 30 in the UK): Two stories of maternal angst. Main Fiction 1: “Pause Time” by Mary Soon Lee 03:40 Twenty minutes into the transatlantic flight, Connor started wailing. Pauline cradled him in her arms. Then she…
StarShipSofa No 329 Indrapramit Das and Charlie Jane Anders
Mar 19, 2014 • 94 min
Coming up… Spacetime Special! Short Fiction: “Karina Who Kissed Spacetime” by Indrapramit Das 01:53 I always remember snow speckling the orange cone of streetlight that held my first kiss. It wasn’t snowing that night. This was before time fractured, left…
StarShipSofa No 328 Robin Wasserman
Mar 12, 2014 • 75 min
Coming up… Fact: Looking Back at Genre History by Amy H. Sturgis 03:00 Introduction to “The End is Nigh” – Vol. 1 of “The Apocalypse Triptych” Edited by John Joseph Adams and Hugh Howey 16:20 Main Fiction: “The Balm and the Wound” by Robin Wasserman 22:00…
StarShipSofa No 327 David D. Levine
Mar 5, 2014 • 79 min
Coming up… Cover Art: Aeon Lux Fact: Synthetic Voices by Jimmy Rodgers 06:00 Main Fiction: “Pupa” by David D. Levine 20:00 She had already molted seven times and knew this feeling well, but this next molt would be her last as a juvenile. After this molt,…
StarShipSofa No 326 D. Thomas Minton
Feb 26, 2014 • 71 min
Coming up… Fact Article: Science News by J J Campanella 01:40 Pick the name for the new fantasy podcast from StarShipSofa and the District of Wonders Network: http://poll.fm/4nusd Main Fiction: “The Schrödinger War” by D. Thomas Minton 37:00 You’d think…
StarShipSofa No 325 Carlie St. George
Feb 19, 2014 • 45 min
Coming up… Main Fiction: “This Villain You Must Create” by Carlie St. George 06:00 Granite killed Mr. Malevolence on a Tuesday. In his defense, Mr. Malevolence had been trying to destroy the entire world at the time. Carlie is a writer, a pop culture…
StarShipSofa No 324 Karl Bunker
Feb 12, 2014 • 65 min
Coming up… Fiction 1: “Overtaken” by Karl Bunker 04:15 “I found you.” The ship that said this had a mass of a few grams. It was composed of a central nodule less than a centimeter across, surrounded by kilometers-wide web constructed of sparsely…
StarShipSofa Episode 323 Robert T Jeschonek
Feb 5, 2014 • 33 min
Coming up… Fiction: “The Spinach Can’s Son” by Robert T. Jeschonek “I am the can of spinach in a sailor man’s hand. He squeezes, expecting me to burst open and launch a blob of green power into his gaping maw. “But I do not burst. He gets no mouthful of…
StarShipSofa No 322 Robert Scherrer
Jan 29, 2014 • 69 min
Coming up… Fact: Looking Back at Genre History by Amy H. Sturgis 02:10 “Descartes’ Stepchildren” by Robert Scherrer 16:20 Robert Scherrer is Professor and Chair of the Department of Physics and Astronomy at Vanderbilt University. His research area is…
StarShipSofa No 321 C.C. Finlay and Ken Liu
Jan 21, 2014 • 114 min
Coming up… Short Fiction 1: “Effect and Cause” by Ken Liu 01:15 Interview: Dr. Linda Spilker – Cassini Project Scientist at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory 09:20 Ken’s fiction has appeared in F&SF, Asimov’s, Analog, Strange Horizons, Lightspeed, and…
StarShipSofa No 320 Caroline M. Yoachim Tina Connolly
Jan 15, 2014 • 118 min
Coming up… Fact: Science News by Jim Campanella 01:57 Sofanauts has Landed! 30:00 “Flash Bang Remember” by Caroline M. Yoachim & Tina Connolly 39:00 Caroline is a photographer and writer currently living in Seattle, Washington. She has published about two…
StarShipSofa No 319 Meta Show
Jan 8, 2014 • 37 min
Each year I like to start with a Meta show… here is our 2014. Happy New Year everyone. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
StarShipSofa No 318 Rick Wilber
Dec 18, 2013 • 107 min
Coming up… Fact: Film Talk by Dennis M. Lane 06:30 “Something Real” by Rick Wilber 14:30 Fact: Movie Soundtracks by David Raiklen 01:19:20 Interview: Ben Chaney 01:33:00 Rick is a journalism professor at the University of South Florida in Tampa. He is…
StarShipSofa No 317 Ian Creasey and Anaea Lay
Dec 10, 2013 • 109 min
Coming up… People with wings! Short Fiction: “On Moonlit Wings” by Anaea Lay 04:00 Anaea Lay lives in Madison, Wisconsin where she sells Real Estate under a different name, writes, cooks, plays board games, spoils her cat, runs the Strange Horizons…
StarShipSofa No 316 Marissa Lingen and Lettie Prell
Dec 4, 2013 • 95 min
Coming up… Cove Art by Sparth Two tales of interstellar etiquette. Short Fiction: “Earth for Dummies” by Lettie Prell 03:00 Lettie Prell is the author of the novel, Dragon Ring (Flying Pen Press). Her work has also appeared in “Apex,” “Andromeda Spaceways…
StarShipSofa No 315 Dominic Green
Nov 27, 2013 • 85 min
Coming up… Main Fiction: Glister by Dominic Green Fact: Science News by J J Campanella 53:30 Promo: Dr Amy H. Sturgis – “The Gothic Tradition” at Mythgard Institute plus YouTube trailer Dominic Green was born in Birmingham, though happily the trauma has…
StarShipSofa No 314 Alan Dean Foster
Nov 20, 2013 • 113 min
Coming up… Fact: Synthetic Voices by Jimmy Rogers Interview: Wayne Simmons 29:00 Novel talked about on interview: Plastic Jesus Salt Publishing Main Fiction: “Claim Blame” by Alan Dean Foster Born in New York City in 1946, Foster was raised in Los…
StarShipSofa No 313 Josh Roseman and Michelle Marquardt
Nov 13, 2013 • 106 min
Coming up… Two stories based on “The grass is always greener on the other side of the fence.” Fact: Main Fiction 1: “Greener” by Josh Roseman 03:10 Josh Roseman (not the trombonist; the other one) lives in Georgia (the state, not the country). His writing…
StarShipSofa No 312 David Erik Nelson
Nov 6, 2013 • 71 min
Coming up… Cover Art by Nicolas Bouvier 02:25 Sparth (nicolas bouvier) has been an active artistic director and concept designer in the gaming industry since 1996. Born in France, he now lives in Seattle, Washington, working for Microsoft.Having had the…
StarShipSofa No 311 Anaea Lay and Dennis M. Lane
Oct 30, 2013 • 91 min
Coming Up StarShipSofa Halloween Special! Two stories set on Oct. 31… Fact: Cheapskates by Adam Pracht 08:00 Main Fiction 1: “The Visited” by Anaea Lay Anaea Lay lives in Madison, Wisconsin where she sells Real Estate under a different name, writes,…
StarShipSofa No 310 David J. Schwartz
Oct 23, 2013 • 58 min
Coming Up Fact: Poetry Planet Rhysling Showcase Pt 2 by Diane Serverson 01:30 Main Fiction: “Today’s Friends” by David J. Schwartz 20:00 David J. Schwartz carries Minnesota with him in a small camel-colored attaché with a combination lock; it can only be…
StarShipSofa No 309 Will McIntosh
Oct 16, 2013 • 97 min
Coming Up Fact: Synthetic Voices by Jimmy Rogers 01:30 Main Fiction: “Possible Monsters” by Will McIntosh 16:00 Fact: Poetry Planet by Diane Severson 01:06:00 Narrator: Mike Boris For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
StarShipSofa No 308 Pamela Sargent plus special guest Stanley Schmidt
Oct 9, 2013 • 130 min
Coming Up Help Nebula Award winning author Eugie Foster meet her cancer bills Interview: Stanley Schmidt Fact: : Science Fiction Movie Soundtracks by David Raiklen 11:00 Main Fiction: Puss in DC by Pamela Sargent 26:40 Narrator: Nicholas Camm George…
StarShipSofa No 307 C.J. Cherryh
Oct 2, 2013 • 64 min
Coming up… Cover Art by David Demaret Fact: Looking Back at Genre History by Amy H Sturgis 02:40 Main Fiction: “Cassandra” by C.J. Cherryh 17:50 1979 Hugo Award Winner for Best Short Story Interview: John Joseph Adams HELP FUND MY ROBOT ARMY!!! & Other…
StarShipSofa No 306 Philip Suggars and Guy Haley
Sep 25, 2013 • 77 min
Coming up… Robots, Doom, and Nick Camm! Fact: Science News by J J Campanella 02:30 Short Fiction: “iRobot” by Guy Haley 23:40 Main Fiction: “Automatic Diamante” by Philip Suggars 44:40 Fact: Fiction Crawler 14 by Matthew Sanborn Smith 35:00 Narrator: Nick…
StarShipSofa No 305 Matthew Hughes
Sep 18, 2013 • 89 min
Coming up… Fact: Synthetic Voices by Jimmy Rogers 01:50 Main Fiction: “And Then Some” by Matthew Hughes 17:00 Lightspeed Magazine Narrator: Barry J. Northern For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
StarShipSofa No 304 M Bennardo
Sep 11, 2013 • 113 min
Coming up… Fact: Looking Back at Genre History by Amy H Sturgis 01:40 Main Fiction 2: “Outbound from Put-In Bay” by M Bennardo 20:35 Interview: K. Ceres Wright also blogs at Amazing Stories 01:05:00 Main Fiction 1: “Water Finds Its Level” by M Bennardo…
StarShipSofa No 303 Ian Sales Part 2
Sep 4, 2013 • 98 min
Coming up… Fact: Cheapskates by Adam Pracht 04:55 2012 BSFA Winner! Main Fiction: “Adrift on the Sea of Rains” Part 2 by Ian Sales 19:32 Fact: Poetry Planet No 10: Elgin and Dwarf Stars Awards Showcase by Diane Severson 01:16:59 Narrator: Logan Waterman…
StarShipSofa No 302 Ian Sales Part 1
Aug 28, 2013 • 102 min
Coming up… Fact: Science News by J J Campanella 01:40 Introduction to Main Fiction: Adam Pracht 29:30 2012 BSFA Winner and Sidewise Award Finalist! Main Fiction: “Adrift on the Sea of Rains” Part 1 by Ian Sales 38:00 Fact: ScFi Soundtrack by David Raiklen…
StarShipSofa No 301 Tim Maughan
Aug 20, 2013 • 95 min
Coming up… Fact: Cheapskates by Adam Pracht 06:30 Main Fiction: “Limited Edition” by Tim Maughan 15:00 Fact: Forbidden Planet by Dennis M Lane 01:19:00 Narrator: Graeme Dunlop @Kibitzer Forbidden Planet PowerPoint Slides For information regarding your…
StarShipSofa No 300 Harry Turtledove
Jul 30, 2013 • 139 min
Coming up… Harry Turtledove special! Flash fiction: Lure 07:70 Gladly Wolde He Learne 20:00 Short Fiction: Clash of Arms 30:00 Not All Wolves 51:00 Main Fiction: The Barbecue, The Movie, and Other Unfortunately Not So Relevant Material 01:57:00 SofaCON…
StarShipSofa No 299 Eugie Foster
Jul 24, 2013 • 116 min
Coming up… Fact: Science News by J J Campanella 06:00 Main Fiction: Running on Two Legs by Eugie Foster 36:30 Narrator: Veronica Giguere Interview: Madeline Ashby Promo: Bodacious Creed For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
StarShipSofa No 298 David Brin
Jul 17, 2013 • 84 min
Coming up… Promo: Sherlock Science Ratiocination Amy H Sturgis 01:40 Main Fiction: “Mars Opposition” by David Brin 05:15 Give-away: PLAGUE ZONE Narrator: Dave Robison “Have a look at the amazing video preview-trailer for David Brin’s new novel: Existence,…
StarShipSofa No 297 Alan DeNiro
Jul 10, 2013 • 54 min
Coming up… Fact: Synthetic Voices by Jimmy Rogers 03:35 Main Fiction: Walking Stick Fires by Alan DeNiro 16:30 Narrator: Logan Waterman For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
StarShipSofa No 296 Ken MacLeod
Jul 3, 2013 • 52 min
Coming up… Fact: Looking Back at Genre History by Amy H Sturgis Main Fiction: Earth Hour by Ken MacLeod Narrator: Nick Camm For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
StarShipSofa No 295 Ray Cluley
Jun 26, 2013 • 69 min
Coming up… Fact: Science News by J J Campanella Main Fiction: Bloodcloth by Ray Cluley 23:30 Narrator: Ruth Stearns For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
StarShipSofa No 294 Caroline M Yoachim
Jun 19, 2013 • 65 min
Coming up… Fact: Everything by Morgan Saletta 03:50 Main Fiction: Philosophy of Ships by Caroline M. Yoachim 30:50 Narrator: Graeme Dunlop @Kibitzer For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
StarShipSofa No 293 Dan Rabarts and Grant Stone
Jun 11, 2013 • 83 min
A New Zealand Double Header! Coming up… SofaCON Tickets on sale NOW! Promo: Film Talk SofaCON 03:40 Main Fiction 1: Paint by Numbers by Dan Rabarts 05:40 Fact: Synthetic Voices by Jimmy Rogers 44:00 Main Fiction 2: “Better Phones” by Grant Stone Voting on…
StarShipSofa No 292 Bradley Denton
Jun 5, 2013 • 151 min
Coming up… SofaCON – Tickets go on sale 12th June Fact: Looking Back at Genre History by Amy H. Sturgis 02:10 Main Fiction: “Sergeant Chip” by Bradley Denton 20:30 Promo: Kat and Curt’s TV Re-View 02:28:00 Narrator: Mark Nelson For information regarding…
StarShipSofa No 291 Jeffrey Ford
May 29, 2013 • 86 min
Coming up… Fact: Cheapskates by Adam Pracht 01:10 Main Fiction: “The Night Whiskey” by Jeffrey Ford 09:30 Fact: Science News by J J Campanella 58:50 Narrator: Rajan Khanna For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
StarShipSofa No 290 Tobias Buckell and Karl Schroeder
May 21, 2013 • 68 min
Coming up… Promo: SofaCON Main Fiction: “Mitigation” by Tobias Buckell & Karl Schroeder Promo: Tales To Terrify Stoker Awards Narrator: Mike Boris For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
StarShipSofa No 289 Peter F Hamilton Terry Bisson
May 15, 2013 • 82 min
Coming up… Red Dwarf – donations please! 01:50 SofaCON – coming soon to a computer near YOU! 06:00 Short Fiction: “Return of the Mutant Worms” by Peter F. Hamilton 11:00 Fact: Science fiction movie soundtracks by David Raiklen23:25 Main Fiction: “First…
StarShipSofa No 288 Andy Duncan
May 8, 2013 • 66 min
Coming up… Promo: MuchoMangoMayo2013 02:00 Fact: Synthetic Voices by James Rogers 03:33 Main Fiction: “On 20468 Petercook” by Andy Duncan 22:33 Narrator: Dennis M. Lane 20468 Petercook For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
StarShipSofa No 287 David Mercurio Rivera Part 2
May 1, 2013 • 88 min
Coming up … Writers Workshop: Paul Di Filippo 03:60 Fact: Looking Back at Genre History by Amy H. Sturgis. Main Fiction: “Tethered” by David Mercurio Rivera Narrator: Amy H. Sturgis Promo: Walk the Fire For information regarding your data privacy, visit…
StarShipSofa No 286 David Mercurio Rivera Part 1
Apr 23, 2013 • 100 min
Coming up… Fact: Science News by J J Campanella 03:15 Interview: David Mercurio Rivera 30:20 Main Fiction: “For Love’s Delirium Haunts the Fractured Mind” by David Mercurio Rivera 56:00 Narrator: Joe Sammarco Tor review for Across The Event Horizon For…
StarShipSofa No 285 Brad Torgersen
Apr 17, 2013 • 61 min
Coming up … Fact:Hugo Reviews A Deepness in the Sky by Andy Thomaswick 01:50 Main Fiction: “The Exchange Officers” by Brad Torgersen Promo: Amy H. Sturgis The Dystopian Tradition Narrator: Jim Phillips For information regarding your data privacy, visit…
StarShipSofa No 284 Hugh Howey
Apr 9, 2013 • 79 min
Coming up … Fact: Cheapskates by Adam Pracht Main Fiction: “The Walk Up Nameless Ridge” by Hugh Howey Narrator: Nick Camm International man of mystery! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
StarShipSofa No 283 Chris Willrich
Apr 3, 2013 • 70 min
Coming Up Fact: Looking Back at Genre History by Amy H Sturgis 03:50 Main Fiction: Waiting for a Me Like You by Chris Willrich 19:30 Interview: Steve Davidson Amazing Stories Narrator: Jonathan Danz For information regarding your data privacy, visit…
StarShipSofa No 282 Robert Reed
Mar 27, 2013 • 98 min
Coming Up Fact: Science News by J J Campanella 02:30 Main Fiction: The Golden Age of Story by Robert Reed 30:50 Promo: Talatu by Dennis Lane 01:27:00 www.dramaticvoice.biz Narrator: Ibba Armancas For information regarding your data privacy, visit…
StarShipSofa No 281 Steven Popkes Part 2
Mar 19, 2013 • 82 min
Coming Up Fact: Fiction Crawler 13 by Matt Sanborn Smith 01:29 Main Fiction: Jackie’s Boy Part 2 by Steven Popkes 11:00 Narrator: Jeff Lewis Links for Fiction Crawler 13: Fruit Jar Drinkin’, Cheatin’ Heart Blues by Patty Templeton Mama, We are Zhenya,…
StarShipSofa No 280 Steven Popkes Part 1
Mar 13, 2013 • 81 min
Coming Up Fact:FilmTalk by Dennis Lane 04:00 Main Fiction: Jackie’s Boy Part 1 by Steven Popkes 11:40 Narrator: Jeff Lewis For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
StarShipSofa No 279 Rachel Swirsky
Mar 6, 2013 • 82 min
Coming Up Fact: Everything by Morgan Sterling 03:00 Main Fiction: “A Taste of Promise” by Rachel Swirsky 14:30 Narrator: Renee Chambliss Diane Severson at Amazing Stories For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
StarShipSofa No 278 Theodora Goss
Feb 27, 2013 • 82 min
Coming Up Fact: Science News by J J Campanella 05:30 Main Fiction: “The Mad Scientist’s Daughter” by Theodora Goss 27:50. Narrator: Justine Eyre The Mad Scientist’s Guide to World Domination For information regarding your data privacy, visit…
StarShipSofa No 277 David D Levine
Feb 20, 2013 • 63 min
Coming Up Fact: Science Fiction Movie Soundtracks by David Raiklen 01:30 Main Fiction: “Citizen-Astronaut” by David D. Levine 16:15 Narrator: Kevin Hayden For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
StarShipSofa No 276 Ken Liu
Feb 13, 2013 • 74 min
Coming Up Fact: Looking Back at Genre History by Amy H Sturgis 03:20 Main Fiction: “The Message” by Ken Liu 18:00 Fact: Gaming the Future by Simon Hildebrandt Narrator: Nicholas Camm The Message by Ken Liu first appeared in Interzone Magazine For…
StarShipSofa No 275 H.G. Stratmann
Feb 6, 2013 • 76 min
Coming Up Cover Art: Car Trouble by Joe Roberts Fact: Cheapskates by Adam Pracht 05:47 Main Fiction: “Neighborhood Watch” by H.G. Stratmann Narrator: J J Campanella For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
StarShipSofa No 274 Jerry Oltion
Jan 30, 2013 • 68 min
Coming Up Short Fiction: “Canto MCML” by Lewis Shiner 08:00 Fact: Science News by J J Campanella 18:00 Main Fiction: “In the Moment” by Jerry Oltion 46:30 Narrators: Veronica Giguere Amy H. Sturgis For information regarding your data privacy, visit…
StarShipSofa No 273 Jack Vance Part 2
Jan 23, 2013 • 53 min
Coming Up Fact: Hugo Review Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire by Andy Tomaswick 02:10 Main Fiction: The Moon Moth Part 2 by Jack Vance 07:20 Promo: Rompod 51:30 Narrator: Josh Roseman Josh’s story Secret Santa” is up at the Dunesteef For information…
StarShipSofa No 272 Jack Vance Part 1
Jan 16, 2013 • 81 min
Coming Up Jay Lake Fundraiser Spider Robinson Sings the Beatles 03:40 Fact: Looking Back at Genre History by Amy H Sturgis 08:30 Main Fiction: The Moon Moth Part 1 by Jack Vance 29:00 Narrator: Josh Roseman For information regarding your data privacy,…
StarShipSofa No 271 Ian Creasey
Jan 8, 2013 • 50 min
Coming Up Covering the Sofa: StarShipSofa Stories Vol 1 by Skeet Fact: Science Fiction Movie Soundtracks by David Raiklen 05:50 Main Fiction: How I Lost Eleven Stone and Found Love by Ian Creasey For information regarding your data privacy, visit…
StarShipSofa No 270 Alec Nevala-Lee Part 2
Dec 26, 2012 • 111 min
Coming Up Fact: Science News by J J Campanella 00:30 Fact: Cheapskates by Adam Pracht 31:30 Main Fiction: The Boneless One Part 2 by Alec Nevala-Lee Annual Meta Talk by Tony C Smith For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
StarShipSofa No 269 Alec Nevala-Lee Part 1
Dec 19, 2012 • 114 min
Coming Up Fact: Gaming the Future with Simon Hildebrandt 02:20 Main Fiction: The Boneless One Part 1 by Alec Nevala-Lee 12:00 Interview: Gareth Powell 01:00:00 Fact: Poetry Planet by Diane Severson 01:20:00 Narrator: Josh Roseman For information regarding…
StarShipSofa No 268 Jeff Carlson
Dec 12, 2012 • 132 min
Coming Up Fact: Movie Soundtracks by David Raiklen 02:40 Main Fiction: Topsider by Jeff Carlson 18:40 Interview: Jeff Carlson Narrators: Amy H Sturgis Jeff Carlson’s eBook novel: Frozen Sky (Kindle) (Nook) (
StarShipSofa No 267 Ted Kosmatka
Dec 4, 2012 • 138 min
Coming Up Fact: Covering The Sofa by Skeet 02:30 How To Write Science Fiction with… Spider Robinson 06:00 News: Adam Pracht becomes Assistant Editor for StarShipSofa 08:00 Fact: Looking Back at Genre History by Amy H. Sturgis 09:00 Main Fiction: The…
StarShipSofa No 266 Paul Di Filippo
Nov 28, 2012 • 59 min
Coming Up Fact: Science News by J J Campanella 01:30 Main Fiction: Shadowboxer by Paul Di Filippo 29:40 For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
StarShipSofa No 265 Mary Rosenblum
Nov 21, 2012 • 77 min
Coming Up Black Hole Sale 00:30 Fact: Cheapskates by Adam Pracht 05:30 Main Fiction: Search Engin by Mary Rosenblum 23:40 Narrator: Mike Boris For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
StarShipSofa No 264 Nina Kiriki Hoffman
Nov 14, 2012 • 80 min
Coming Up Black Hole Friday – Starting 19th November until 25th November Short Story: In Their Garden by Brenda Cooper 05:55 Fact: Everything by Morgan Saletta 25:20 Main Fiction: Futures in the Memories Market by Nina Kiriki Hoffman 48:30 Promo: Science…
StarShipSofa No 263 Pamela Sargent
Nov 6, 2012 • 57 min
Coming Up Covering The Sofa by Skeet: Guiseppe Troiano 04:00 Fact: Gaming the Future by Simon Hildebrandt 07:50 Main Fiction: A Smaller Government by Pamela Sargent 15:20 Earthseed film option Copyright c 2007 by Pamela Sargent. First appeared in Fast…
StarShipSofa No 262 Peter Watts
Oct 31, 2012 • 81 min
Coming Up How To Write Science Fiction…. with Joe Haldeman Tales To Terrify Vol 1 Fact: Science News by J J Campanella 06:40 Main Fiction: Nimbus by Peter Watts 30:30 Fact: Cheapskates by Adam Pracht 57:00 For information regarding your data privacy,…
StarShipSofa No 261 Sean Williams
Oct 24, 2012 • 79 min
Coming Up Fact: Film Talk by Dennis Lane 02:00 Main Fiction: Among the Beautiful Living Dead by Sean Williams 09:30 Narrator: Ted Delorme For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
StarShipSofa No 260 Bradner Buckner
Oct 17, 2012 • 72 min
Coming Up Shout Out: Protecting Project Pulp No 14 Tim Powers 03:00 Fact: Gaming the Future by Simon Hildebrandt 04:00 Main Fiction: The Day The Earth Stopped Moving by Bradner Buckner 11:00 First Chapters: The Poring Dark by Dennis Lane Narrator: Jeff…
StarShipSofa No 259 Stephen Kotowych
Oct 9, 2012 • 38 min
Coming Up Main Fiction: A Time For Ravern by Stephen Kotowych 01:00 Narrator: Scott Couchman For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
StarShipSofa No 258 Keith Brooke
Oct 2, 2012 • 48 min
Coming Up Covering The Sofa with Skeet – David Demaret 02:40 Fact: Looking Back at Genre History by Amy H Sturgis 05:20 Main Fiction: The Man Who Built Heaven by Keith Brooke 17:40 For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
StarShipSofa No 257 Brian Stableford
Sep 25, 2012 • 88 min
Coming Up Fact: Science News by J J Campanella 01:40 Main Fiction:The Immortals of Atlantis by Brian Stableford 26:40 Fact: Cheapskates by Adam Pracht 53:40 For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
StarShipSofa No 256 Charlie Jane Anders
Sep 19, 2012 • 92 min
Coming Up Song: Abraham Lincoln Was an Invader From Space by Fred Himebaugh 03:15 Fact: Gaming the Future by Simon Hildebrandt 08:40 Promo: Walk the Fire Fact: Hugo Reviews by Andy Tomaswick 18:30 Main Fiction: Source Decay by Charlie Jane Anders 24:00…
StarShipSofa No 255 Gregory Frost Benjamin Rosenbaum
Sep 12, 2012 • 102 min
Coming Up Short Story: Angry Child by Benjamin Rosenbaum 03:00 Main Fiction: The Seals of New R’lyeh by Gregory Frost 10:00 Promo: Cheapskates Host 40:00 Fact: Poetry Planet by Diane Severson 45:00 First Chapters: The Mechanikals, Book 1: The Apprentice…
StarShipSofa No 254 Allen Steele
Sep 5, 2012 • 48 min
Coming Up Fact: Fact: Covering The Sofa by Skeet – Thomas Wievegg 02:40 Short Story: War Memorial by Allen Steele 06:40 Fact: Movie Soundtracks by David Raiklen 19:00 Main Fiction: The Emancipation of the Knowledge Robots by Carl Frederick 37:20 Narrator:…
StarShipSofa No 253 Chris Beckett
Aug 29, 2012 • 98 min
Coming Up Live Video Lecture: Hunger Games and The Science Fiction Tradition Fact: Theater of the Mind by Paul Finch 03:30 Man Fiction: Greenland by Chris Beckett 19:20 Fact: Science News by J.J. Campanella 01:11:25 Narrator: Simon Hildbrandt Dark Eden by…
StarShipSofa No 252 Adam Roberts
Aug 22, 2012 • 54 min
Coming Up Fact: Film Talk by Dennis Lane 02:00 Main Fiction: Shall I Tell You The Problem With Time Travel by Adam Roberts 07:10 Narrator: Nicholas Camm Solaris Rising: The New Solaris Book of Science Fiction Jack Glass For information regarding your data…
StarShipSofa No 251 Gene Wolfe
Aug 14, 2012 • 81 min
Coming Up Fact: Everything by Morgan Saletta 01:20 Main Fiction: King Rat by Gene Wolfe 33:50 First Chapters: Ghost Hand by Ripley Patton 01:09:00 Narrator: Matt Cowens For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
StarShipSofa No 250 Bruce Sterling
Aug 8, 2012 • 71 min
Coming Up Fact: Cheapskates by Adam Pracht 02:00 Main Fiction The Exterminator’s Want Ad by Bruce Sterling 26:20 Promo: Amy H Sturgis 01:02:30 Gothic High-Tech The Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of the Year Volume Five For information regarding your…
StarShipSofa No 249 Kim Stanley Robinson
Aug 1, 2012 • 65 min
Coming Up Fact: Covering The Sofa by Skeet – Andreas Rocha 01:50 Main Fiction: The Timpanist of the Berlin Philharmonic, 1942 by Kim Stanley Robinson 05:20 Fact: Looking Back at Genre History by Amy H Sturgis 51:30 For information regarding your data…
StarShipSofa No 248 Grant Stone
Jul 25, 2012 • 95 min
Coming Up Fact: Science News by J J Campanella 07:00 Main Fiction: Young Love on the Run from the Federal Alien Administration New Mexico Division (1984) by Grant Stone 36:20 Fact: Theater of the Mind by Paul Finch 01:03:00 First Chapters: The Descendant…
StarShipSofa No 247 Ian McDonald
Jul 18, 2012 • 95 min
Coming Up Interview: Jack and Dave Crime City Central and Protecting Project Pulp 02:08 Promo: Hunger Games and SF Tradition by Amy H Sturgis 29:30 Main Fiction: Digging by Ian McDonald 34:25 First Chapters: Mind Secrets by Chris Reynolds For information…
StarShipSofa No 246 R M Jones
Jul 10, 2012 • 70 min
Coming Up Main Fiction: Return To Earth by Ryan Jones 01:30 Fact: Cheapskates by Adam Pracht 32:00 Narrator: Veronica Giguere. Stupefying Stories Live Video Lecture: The Hunger Games and the SF Tradition For information regarding your data privacy, visit…
StarShipSofa No 245 Seanan McGuire
Jul 4, 2012 • 71 min
Coming Up Fact: Covering The Sofa by Skeet – Ben Wootten 11:30 Fact: Other Worlds Intro by John Joseph Adams 15:00 Main Fiction: Crystal Halloway and the Forgotten Passage by Seanan McGuire 18:00 Promo: Blast Off Fact: Poetry Planet by Diane Severson…
StarShipSofa No 244 Peter Watts
Jun 27, 2012 • 124 min
Coming Up Peter Watts short story Malak first published in Engineering Infinity Fact: Everything by Morgan Saletta 01:35 Main Fiction: Malak by Peter Watts 32:30 Fact: Science News by J.J. Campanella 01:15:00 Interview: Space Command – Marc Zicaree…
StarShipSofa No 243 Kate Wilhelm Part 2
Jun 19, 2012 • 72 min
Coming Up Fact: Hugo Reviews by Andy Thomaswick – Hominids 01:45 Serial: The Birdcage Part 2 of 2 by Kate Wilhelm 07:20 Promo: Red 58:00 First Chapters: vN by Madeline Ashby 01:00:00 For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
StarShipSofa No 242 Kate Wilhelm Part 1
Jun 12, 2012 • 88 min
Interview: Ray Bradbury Coming Up Serial: Birdcage Part 1 of 2 by Kate Wilhelm 07:30 Fact: Theatre of The Mind by Paul Finch 01:08:00 Promo: CHEMO: How I learned to kill 01:26:00 InfinityBox Press Kate Wilhelm: Where Late The Sweet Bird’s Sang Links for…
StarShipSofa No 241 K. D. Wentworth
Jun 6, 2012 • 68 min
Coming Up Fact: Skeet’s Covering The Sofa Joe Roberts 01:20 Main Fiction: Exit Strategy by K. D. Wentworth 05:30 Fact: Looking Back In Genre History by Amy H Sturgis 55:00 Narrator: Julie Davis For information regarding your data privacy, visit…
StarShipSofa No 240 Jon Ingold
May 29, 2012 • 76 min
Coming Up Online Narrators Workshop 00:30 Logo Designs Short Fiction by Gregory Benford 03:20 Fact: Science News by J J Campanella 11:00 Main Fiction: Sleepers by Jon Ingold 32:00 First Chapters: Timeslingers 01:07:00 Narrators: Joe Sammarco For…
StarShipSofa No 239 Storm Constantine
May 23, 2012 • 113 min
Coming Up Fact: Cheapskates by Adam Pracht 01:00 Short Fiction: by Gregory Benford 22:30 Main Fiction: Rust Islands by Storm Constantine 32:30 First Chapters: One Hundred Years of Vicissitude by Andrez Bergen 01:45:00 Narrators: Amy H Sturgis, Brandie…
StarShipSofa No 238 Hannu Rajaniemi
May 16, 2012 • 61 min
Coming Up Narrators Workshop mp3 promo 02:40 Future Plans: World Wide Domination Main Fiction: The Dragon and The Server by Hannu Rajaniemi 17:00 Promo: Beware The Hairy Mango Podcast 48:38 First Chapters: Mirror Maze Michaele Jordan 50:50 For information…
StarShipSofa No 237 Joe Haldeman
May 9, 2012 • 76 min
Coming Up Narrators Workshop Short Fiction: Worlds Like a Hundred Thousand Pearls by Aliette de Bodard 06:30 Fact: Theatre of The Mind by Paul Finch 15:00 Main Fiction: by Tricentennial by Joe Haldeman 22:20 First Chapter: Seeds of a New Birth by Brad…
StarShipSofa No 236 Will McIntosh
May 1, 2012 • 130 min
Coming Up Three Million Downloads for the Sofa! Fact: Covering the Sofa by Skeet with artist Jan Ditlev Christensen 02:30 Short Fiction: Mindy In the Shadows of Broadway by Steven Silver 05:00 Fact: Everything by Morgan Saletta 24:40 Short Fiction:…
StarShipSofa No 235 Writers Of The Future XXVIII SPECIAL
Apr 25, 2012 • 181 min
Coming Up Fiction: Contact Authority by William Mitchell 02:50 Fact: Science News by J.J. Campanella 01:35:40 Fiction: The Paradise Aperture by David Carani 01:57:30 First Chapters: The Beauty of Our Weapons by Darusha Wehm 02:47:50 Narrators: Dave…
StarShipSofa No 234 Mike Resnick
Apr 18, 2012 • 85 min
Coming Up Fact: FilmTalk Review by Dennis M Lane 01:35 Main Fiction: The Homecoming by Mike Resnick 09:50 Fact: Cheapskates by Adam Pracht 58:30 First Chapters: Trader Tales 1: Quarter Share 01:11:00 Narrators: Matthew Stephens, Nathan Lowell Asimovs For…
StarShipSofa No 233 Gwyneth Jones
Apr 11, 2012 • 113 min
Coming Up 2012 Hugo Nominees 00:10 Fact: Looking Back at Genre History by Amy H. Sturgis 05:00 Main Fiction: Vicar of Mars by Gwyneth Jones 18:35 Fact: Movie Soundtracks by David Raiklen 01:22:23 First Chapters: One Way by Jeff Lane 01:37:50 Narrator:…
StarShipSofa No 232 Neil Gaiman
Apr 4, 2012 • 89 min
Fact: Covering the Sofa by Skeet with artist Richard Wagner 01:05 Fact: Hugo Reviews Palladin of Souls by Andy Thomaswick 05:00 Main Fiction: The Truth Is a Cave in the Black Mountains by Neil Gaiman 11:30 Fact: Theatre of the Mind Magic Island by Paul…
StarShipSofa No 231 Ian Douglas
Mar 28, 2012 • 99 min
Coming Up Fact: Graphic Fan by Fred Himebaugh 01:00 Main Fiction: The Johnson Maneuver by Ian Douglas 14:25 Fact: Science News by J.J. Campanella 01:01:00 First Chapters: A Jar of Wasps by Luis Villazon 01:23:00 Narrators: Scott Couchman Armored For…
StarShipSofa No 230 Kathleen Ann Goonan
Mar 20, 2012 • 77 min
Coming Up Main Fiction: Electric Rains by Kathleen Ann Goonan 01:59 Fact: Cheapskates by Adam Pracht 45:55 First Chapters: The Pillars of Hercules by David Constantine 01:04:00 Narrators: Dave Williams, Christie Yant Lightspeed Magazine For information…
StarShipSofa No 229 M John Harrison
Mar 14, 2012 • 125 min
Fiction: The Spacemice Incident by Carl Frederick 01:20 Fact: Everything by Morgan Saletta 29:00 Main Fiction: Suicide Coast by M John Harrison 51:45 Fact: Poetry Planet by Diane Severson 01:34:00 Narrators: Jim Philips, Jack Calvery For information…
StarShipSofa No 228 Allen Steele
Mar 7, 2012 • 121 min
Coming Up Fact: Covering The Sofa by Skeet Hector Pineda Fiction: Atom Drive by Charles Fontenay 01:30 Fact: Movie Soundtracks by David Raiklen 41:20 Main Fiction: Observation Post by Allen Steele 60:40 Narrators: Jim Philips, Nathan Lowell For…
StarShipSofa No 227 Tobias Buckell
Feb 29, 2012 • 75 min
Coming Up Fact: Science News by J.J. Campanella 04:44 Introduction to Under The Moons of Mars by John Joseph Adams 26:45 Main Fiction: A Tinker of Warhoon by Tobias Buckell 31:00 Fact: Theatre of the Mind by Paul Finch 01:00:00 Narrator: Rajan Khanna For…
StarShipSofa No 226 Dominic Green
Feb 22, 2012 • 71 min
Coming Up Info: StarWars Musical Extravaganza Announcement! Main Fiction: The Clockwork Atom Bomb by Dominic Green 02:50 Fact: Cheapskates by Adam Pracht 55:50 Narrator: Matthew Stevens For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
StarShipSofa No 225 Mary Rosenblum Gareth L Powell
Feb 16, 2012 • 111 min
Coming Up Short Fiction: Eleven Minuets by Gareth L Powell Fact: StarShip Titanic – The Making of The Unofficial Radio Play by Tony Custard 21:30 Main Fiction: Skin Deep by Mary Rosneblum 33:40 Fact: Movie Soundtracks by David Raiklen 01:32:00 Narrators:…
StarShipSofa No 224 Paul Cornell / L.E. Modesitt, Jr
Feb 8, 2012 • 103 min
Coming Up Fact: Film Talk by Dennis Lane 01:05 Short Story: Precision Set by L.E. Modesitt Jr 10:40 Fact: Hugo Reviews by Andy Tomaswick 26:00 Main Fiction: One of Our Bastards Is Missing By Paul Cornell 32:00 For information regarding your data privacy,…
StarShipSofa No 223 Jason Sanford Special
Feb 2, 2012 • 144 min
Coming Up Fact: Cover Art – Michel Bohbot by Skeet 04:50 Fiction: The Never Never Wizard of Apalachicola by Jason Sanford 07:40 Fact: Poetry Planet by Diane Serverson 41:00 Essay: An Exploration of Archeology and Fantasy by Jason Sanford 57:41 Fiction:…
StarShipSofa No 222 Cory Doctorow Part 3
Jan 25, 2012 • 110 min
Coming Up Promo: Tales To Terrify 01:25 Main Fiction: The Martian Chronicles Part 3 by Cory Doctorow 04:40 Fact: Science News by J J Campanella 43:45 Interview: Peter Seaton Clark interviews Meirion James Trow 01:09:20 Vintage Serial: Exit Center Stage…
StarShipSofa No 221 Cory Doctorow Part 2
Jan 17, 2012 • 73 min
Coming Up Main Fiction: The Martian Chronicles Part 2 by Cory Doctorow 01:25 Fact: The Heta Of The Mind by Paul Finch 32:20 Vintage Serial: Exit Center Stage Part 2 45:15 Fact: Looking Back At Genre History by Amy H Sturgis 59:00 Narrator: Jeff Lane,…
StarShipSofa No 220 Cory Doctorow Part 1
Jan 11, 2012 • 99 min
Coming Up Main Fiction: The Martian Chronicles Pt 1 by Cory Doctorow 01:50 Promo: Sherlock and Science Fiction by Amy H Sturgis 50:50 Vintage Serial: Exit Center Stage Pt 1 57:55 Fact: Movie Soundtracks by David Raiklen 01:16:20 Life On Mars Tales To…
StarShipSofa No 219 Meta Show
Jan 4, 2012 • 43 min
A look back at 2011 with your host Tony C Smith and a sneak look at what’s to come in 2012 for StarShipSofa. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
StarShipSofa No 218 Paul Di Filippo
Dec 29, 2011 • 95 min
Coming up Fact: Science News J. J. Campanella 05:18 Main Fiction: Fermaville by Paul Di Filippo 35:00 Narrator: Fred Himebaugh Cover Art: Chris Butler For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
StarShipSofa No 217 David Brin Lewis Shiner
Dec 21, 2011 • 65 min
Coming Up Main Fiction: Til Human Voices Take Us by Lewis Shiner 01:52 Fact: Hugo Review – Spin by Andy Thomaswick 34:55 Main Fiction: Fortitude by David Brin 40:12 Narrator: Ted Delorme  Josh Roseman Lewis Shiner’s Fiction Liberation Front For…
StarShipSofa No 216 Robert Sheckley
Dec 15, 2011 • 84 min
Coming Up Fact Article: Looking Back At Genre History by Amy H Sturgis 03:10 Main Fiction: Watchbird by Robert Sheckley 20:00 Fact: The Graphic Fan by Fred Himbaugh 01:11:00 Promo: The Mythgard Institute 01:21:00 Narrator: Jeff Lane For information…
StarShipSofa No 215 James L. Sutter
Dec 7, 2011 • 115 min
Coming Up Short Fiction: In Search Of by Will Ludwigsen 01:00 Fact: Movie Soundtracks by David Raiklen 11:00 Main Fiction: Faithful Servants James L. Sutter. 27:25 Fact: Everything by Morgan Saletta 01:28:00 Music: Rocket To Earth by No One Zero 01:49:00…
StarShipSofa No 214 James Morrow
Nov 30, 2011 • 98 min
Coming Up Fact: Science News by J J Campanella 05:10 Main Fiction: Raft of The Titanic by James Morrow 31:55 Narrator: Peter Seaton-Clark Cover Art: Jose Pardo For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
StarShipSofa No 213 John Crowley
Nov 21, 2011 • 48 min
Coming up: Fact: John Joseph Adams Main Fiction: Snow by John Crowley Narration: Stefan Rudnicki Lightspeed Magazine Lightspeed Magazine: Year One Anthology For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
StarShipSofa No 212 Peter F Hamilton
Nov 16, 2011 • 56 min
Coming Up Main Fiction: Softlight Sins by Peter F. Hamilton 02:30 Fact: Everything by Morgan Saletta 39:00 Links for Everything http://nextbigfuture.com/2009/02/updated-project-orion-nuclear-pulse.html…
StarShipSofa No 211 Mercurio D. Rivera
Nov 9, 2011 • 100 min
Coming Up Interview: Dee Cunniffe 01:20 Fact: Looking Back At Genre History by Amy H Sturgis 30:00 Main Fiction: In the Harsh Glow of its Incandescent Beauty by Mercurio D. Rivera 47:00 Fact: Hugo Reviews by Andy Thomaswick 01:32:00 Narrator: J.J.…
StarShipSofa No 210 Nicole Kornher-Stace
Nov 2, 2011 • 68 min
Coming Up Main Fiction: To Seek Her Fortune by Nicole Kornher-Stace Fact: Movie Soundtracks by David Raiklen Clockwork Phoenix 3: New Tales of Beauty and Strangeness Narrator: Amy H. Sturgis For information regarding your data privacy, visit…
StarShipSofa No 209 Mike Allen
Oct 27, 2011 • 91 min
Coming Up Music: Magnetic Tape Blues by David Bradshaw Fact: Blurb for Magnetic Tape Blues by David Bradshaw Fact: Science News by JJ Campanella Main Fiction: Her Acres of Pastoral Playground by Mike Allen Interview: Mike Allen Cover Art: Brian Thomas…
StarShipSofa No 208 Joe Haldeman
Oct 19, 2011 • 104 min
Coming Up Interview: Tobias Buckell 02:00 Fact: Film Talk by Dennis Lane 28:00 Main Fiction: Never Blood Enough by Joe Haldeman 38:00 Fact: Mini Meta StarShipSofa’s Monthly eMagazine (Poll) by Tony C Smith 01:00:00 Fact: Poetry Planet by Diane Severson…
StarShipSofa No 207 Kurt Vonnegut
Oct 13, 2011 • 64 min
Coming Up Fact: Hugo Review by Andy Thomaswick 02:20 Interview: StarShipSofa Stories Vol 3 Gregory Frost 08:45 Main Fiction: The Big Trip Up Yonder by Kurt Vonnegut 23:50 Interview: Mike Allen 44:00 For information regarding your data privacy, visit…
StarShipSofa No 206 Ted Kosmatka and Michael Poore
Oct 5, 2011 • 107 min
Coming Up Interview: David Raiklen 01:50 Fact: Science fiction movie soundtracks by David Raiklen 12:50 Main Fiction: Blood Dauber by Ted Kosmatka and Michael Poore 33:50 Narrator: Nathan Lowell For information regarding your data privacy, visit…
StarShipSofa No 205 Neal Asher
Sep 28, 2011 • 108 min
Coming Up Fact: Science News by J.J. Campanella 03:20 Short Fiction: Speed of Dreams by Will Ludwigsen 24:00 Interview: Tobias Buckell The Apocalypse Ocean 37:20 Main Fiction: The Gurnard by Neal Asher Cover Art: Dan Tozer Narrators: Will Ludwigsen,…
StarShipSofa No 204 Paul Cornell Elizabeth Bear
Sep 21, 2011 • 75 min
Coming Up Short Story: Dolly by Elizabeth Bear 02:00 Fact: Hugo Review by Andy Thomaswick 36:00 Main Fiction: Secret Identity by Paul Cornell 41:00 Narrators: MCL Studios, Rita Di Bello For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
StarShipSofa No 203 Josh Roseman Geoffrey A Landis Pt 3
Sep 13, 2011 • 108 min
Coming Up Fact: Everything by Morgan Salette 04:20 Main Fiction: Bring On The Rain by Josh Roseman 20:00 Interview: Josh Roseman 01:06:30 Serial: The Sultan of The Clouds Pt 3 by Geoffrey A Landis 01:17:10 Narrators: Josh Roseman, Jonathan Danz For…
StarShipSofa No 202 Geoffrey A Landis Pt 2
Sep 7, 2011 • 113 min
Coming Up Fact: Film Talk by Dennis Lane 01:20 Serial: Sultan of The Clouds Pt 2 by Geoffrey A Landis 10:00 Interview: Andy Remic 51:00 Fact: Poetry Planet by Diane Severson 01:08:00 Narrator: Jonathan Danz Anarchy Books Links for Poetry Planet:…
StarShipSofa No 201 Geoffrey A. Landis Pt1
Aug 30, 2011 • 86 min
Coming Up Fact: Science News by J.J. Campanella 01:50 Main Fiction: The Sultan of the Clouds by Geoffrey A. Landis 23:50 Interview: Gareth Powell 01:02:10 Gareth Powell’s new book The Recollection Narrator: Jonathan Danz Cover Art: Brian Thomas Woods…
StarShipSofa No 200 Aliette de Bodard
Aug 23, 2011 • 108 min
Coming Up Fact: Looking Back At Genre History by Amy H. Sturgis 08:00 Main Fiction: The Jaguar House, in Shadow by  Aliette de Bodard Fact: Hugo Reviews by Andy Tomaswick 01:22:45 Interview: Jaine Fenn  1:28:45liette de bodard Narrator: Morag…
StarShipSofa No 199 Hannu Rajaniemi
Jul 29, 2011 • 105 min
Coming Up Fact: Everything Special by Morgan Saletta 02:22 Main Fiction: Elegy For A Young Elk by Hannu Rajaniemi 20:21 Fact: Science News by J.J. Campnella 01:13:50 Cover Art: Chris Hutson Narrator: Anthony Naples For information regarding your data…
StarShipSofa No 198 Rachael Swirsky Pt 3
Jul 20, 2011 • 87 min
Coming Up Short Fiction: Ignoring The Overlay by J. M. Perkins 02:11 Interview: Allen Steele 05:55 Main Fiction: The Lady Who Plucked Red Flowers Beneath The Queen’s Window by Rachel Swirsky Pt3 Interview: Connie Willis Narrator: Dan Rabarts, Amy…
StarShipSofa No 197 Rachael Swirsky Pt 2
Jul 13, 2011 • 67 min
Coming Up 3 Day Super Summer Sale! 00:50 Fact: Looking Back in Genre History by Amy H Sturgis 02:54 Main Fiction: The Lady Who Plucked Red Flowers Beneath The Queen’s Window by Rachel Swirsky Pt 2 of 3 22:30 Narrator: Amy H. Sturgis For information…
StarShipSofa No 196 Rachael Swirsky
Jul 6, 2011 • 91 min
Coming Up Time Travel Lecture news 00:47 News: 3 day massive StarShipSofa sale starting 13th July 02:30 Fact: The Graphic Fan by Fred Himebaugh 04:45 Main Fiction: The Lady Who Plucked Red Flowers Beneath The Queen’s Window by Rachel Swirsky Pt 1 of 3…
StarShipSofa No 195 Will McIntosh
Jun 29, 2011 • 91 min
Coming Up Time Travel Lecture 01:35 Fact Articles: Hugo Reviews by Andy Tomaswick 03:40 Main Fiction: Frankenstein, Frankenstein by Will McIntosh 10:50 Fact: Science News by J J Campanella 01:08:55 Cover Art:  Matthew Wasiela Narrator: Simon…
StarShipSofa No 194 Eric James Stone
Jun 21, 2011 • 86 min
Coming Up Fact: FilmTalk by Dennis Lane 01:21 Main Fiction: That Leviathan, Whom Thou Hast Made by Eric James Stone 08:00 Fact: Everything by Morgan Saletta 01:04:10 Narrator: Mike Allen For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
StarShipSofa No 193 Michael Moorcock Pt 3
Jun 15, 2011 • 94 min
Coming Up Fact: Looking Back At Genre History by Amy H Sturgis 00:50 Main Fiction: The Black Petals Pt 3 by Michael Moorcock 18:00 Interview: Michael Moorcock 54:10 For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
StarShipSofa No 192 Michael Moorcock Pt 2
Jun 8, 2011 • 120 min
Coming Up Fact: Poetry Planet by Diane Severson 04:40 Main Fiction: The Black Petals Pt 2 of 3 by Michael Moorcock 40:00 Interview: Larry Santoro 01:17:20 Narrator: Peter Cavell Just North of Nowhere by Larry Santoro Links to Poetry Planet Scott Green -Â…
StarShipSofa No 191 Michael Moorcock
May 31, 2011 • 60 min
Coming Up Fact: Science News by J.J. Campanella 02:17 Main Fiction: Black Petals Pt 1 by Michael Moorcock 22:00 Narrator: Peter Cavell Cover Art by Ben Wootten For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
StarShipSofa No 190 Walter Tevis / Jack Dann
May 24, 2011 • 85 min
Coming Up Interview: Mark Charan Newton 02:00 Short Story: Mohamed’s Angel by Jack Dann 24:00 Fact: Everything by Morgan Saletta 38:00 Main Fiction: The Big Bounce by Walter Tevis 58:00 Narrators: Mike Boris, Chris White For information regarding your…
StarShipSofa No 189 Sean McMullen
May 18, 2011 • 107 min
Coming Up Interview: Writers of the Future winners 00:30 Fact:Looking Back At Genre History by Amy H. Sturgis 29:00 Main Fiction: Eight Miles by Sean McMullen 43:50 Narrator: Simon Hildebrandt For information regarding your data privacy, visit…
StarShipSofa No 188 Jeffrey Ford
May 11, 2011 • 62 min
Coming Up Fact: Film Talk by Dennis Lane 00:55 Interview: Jason Sanford 07:30 How To Run A Con by Michael Swanwick 14:30 Interview: Jeffrey Ford 19:37 Main Fiction: Creation by Jeffrey Ford. 32:50 Narrator: Rajan Khanna Fantasy Magazine For information…
StarShipSofa No 187 Lucius Shepard
May 4, 2011 • 80 min
Coming Up Fact: The Graphic Fan by Fred Himbaugh 01:40 Main Fiction: Larisa Miusov by Lucius Shepard 18:30 How To Run A Con by Michael Swanwick 01:13:00 Promo: Tales for Canterbury anthology 01:17:30 For information regarding your data privacy, visit…
StarShipSofa No 186 Peter F. Hamilton
Apr 26, 2011 • 81 min
Coming Up Hugo Nomination Support Larry’s Narration. Fact: Science News by J.J. Campanella 07:30 Main Fiction: Deathday by Peter F. Hamilton 29:30 Narrators: Graeme Dunlop Cover Art: Matt Wasiela For information regarding your data privacy, visit…
StarShipSofa No 185 Ken Scholes
Apr 20, 2011 • 81 min
Coming Up Vote for Larry Promo: Beware the Hairy Mango 02:17 Fact: Looking Back At Genre History by Amy H. Sturgis 03:30 Serial: Grail-Diving in Shangrilla with the World’s Last Mime Part 2 by Ken Scholes 18:10 Fact: Everything by Morgan Seletta 53:20…
StarShipSofa No 184 Ken Scholes Scott Edelman
Apr 13, 2011 • 97 min
Coming Up Promo: This Paper World 01:31 Fiction: A Very Private Tour of A Very Public Museum by Scott Edelman 03:40 Poetry: Poetry Planet by Diane Serverson 50:22 Serial: Grail-Diving in Shangrilla with the World’s Last Mime by Ken Scholes Narrators:…
StarShipSofa No 183 Will McIntosh
Apr 6, 2011 • 168 min
Coming Up Fact: Tau Ceti Radio by David Bradshaw 03:09 Promo: Earth Girl by Fred Himbaugh 29:30 Short Story: Atom Drive by Charles Fontenay 33:25 Interview: Marc Zicree 01:12:35 Fact: TV/Film Workshop: 01:51:48 Main Fiction: Linkworlds by Will McIntosh…
StarShipSofa (Special) TV Film Script Video Workshop Intro
Apr 4, 2011 • 2 min
Online Ticketing for TV/Film Script Workshop. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
StarShipSofa No 182 Will McIntosh
Mar 29, 2011 • 116 min
Coming Up Short Story: Red by Melissa Yuan-Innes 03:22 Science News: by J.J. Campanella 11:11 Main Fiction: A Clown Escapes From Circus Town by Will McIntosh 32:50 Promo: Revolution SF Roundtable Podcast 01:53:00 Narrators: Dennis Lane, Jonathan Danz…
StarShipSofa No 181 Nebula Nominated Adam Troy Castro
Mar 23, 2011 • 76 min
Event Registration Online for StarShipSofa Stories Vol 3 – The Making Of… Coming Up Fact: Everything by Morgan Saletta 04:00 Fact: StarShipSofa Stories Vol 3: The Making Of… Tony C Smith 19:36 Main Fiction: Arvies by Adam Troy Castro 29:00 Fact: FilmTalk…
StarShipSofa No 180 Nebula Nominated Christopher Kastensmidt
Mar 16, 2011 • 127 min
Blood and Chrome Podcast Coming Up Interview: Blood and Chrome, Larry Santoro Fact: Fiction Crawler No 11 by Matthew Sanborn Smith Main Fiction: The Fortuitous Meeting of Gerard van Oost and Oludara by Christopher Kastensmidt Fact: Graphic Fan by Fred…
StarShipSofa No 179 Genevieve Valentine
Mar 8, 2011 • 78 min
Coming Up Blood and Chrome Fact: Looking Back at Genre History by Amy H Sturgis Interview: John Joseph Adams 19:24 Main Fiction: The Sandal-Bride by Genevieve Valentine 33:10 Interview: Genevieve Valentine 01:03:00 Interrogations: Harry Turtledove…
StarShipSofa No 178 BSFA Best Short Story Nominations
Mar 2, 2011 • 129 min
Blood and Chrome Podcast Best Short Fiction BSFA Nina Allan – ‘Flying in the Face of God’ – Interzone 227, TTA Press. 01:50 Aliette de Bodard – ‘The Shipmaker’– Interzone 231, TTA Press. Neil Williamson – ‘Arrhythmia’ – Music for…
StarShipSofa No 177 David D Levine
Feb 23, 2011 • 110 min
Coming Up… Interview: Alan Dean Foster 02:50 Fact: Science News by J.J. Campanella 22:55 Interview: Jason Sanford – 2011 storySouth Million Writers Award 46:50 Main Fiction: A Passion For Art by David D Levine 56:10 Interview: John Dodds 01:27:05 Short…
StarShipSofa No 176 Caitlín R. Kiernan
Feb 16, 2011 • 154 min
Coming Up Short Short: How to Run A Con Pt1 by Michael Swanwick 01:36 Fact: Everything by Morgan Saletta 08:21 Main Fiction: Galapagos by Caitlín R. Kiernan 35:08 Interview: Terry Martin from Murky Depths 01:42:00 Main Fiction: Dr North’s Wound by…
StarShipSofa No 175 Jeff Carlson
Feb 8, 2011 • 92 min
Coming up Fact: Tau Ceti Radio by David Bradshaw 01:26 StarShipSofa Interrogations: Tanith Lee 27:00 Main Fiction: Damned If You Do by Jeff Carlson 58:15 For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
StarShipSofa No 174 David Brin Damon Knight
Feb 2, 2011 • 93 min
Coming Up Fact: Explained In Sixty Seconds by Megan Argo Fact: HoloDeck Writers Workshops by Tony C Smith 02:57 Fiction: Special Delivery by Damon Knight 07:18 Fact: Looking Back at Genre History by Amy H. Sturgis 49:10 Fiction: A Professor At Harvard…
StarShipSofa No 173 Mary Rosenblum
Jan 25, 2011 • 138 min
Coming Up Short Story: Momentum by Damien G Walter 02:07 Fact: Everything by Morgan Saletta 10:00 Main Fiction: Jumpers by Mary Rosenblum 26:13 Fact: Science News by J.J. Campanella 01:21:00 Serial: Escape From Kathmandu Pt3 by Kim Stanley Robinson…
StarShipSofa No 172 Ron Goulart
Jan 19, 2011 • 122 min
Coming Up Fact: Graphic Fan by Fred Himebaugh 02:42 Main Fiction: The Incredible Steam Man by Ron Goulart 12:30 StarShipSofa Interrogations: Jack McDevitt 57:44 Serial: Escape From Kathmandu Pt2 by Kim Stanley Robinson 01:23:30 Narrators: Josh Roseman,…
StarShipSofa No 171 Genevieve Valentine
Jan 11, 2011 • 128 min
Coming Up Fact: Explained In Sixty Seconds by Megan Argo 2011 Sofanaut Award Winners Interview: John Joseph Adams Main Fiction: Is This Your Day To Join The Revolution by Genevieve Valentine Fact: Looking Back At Genre History by Amy H Sturgis Serial:…
StarShipSofa No 170 Jack Williamson Kij Johnson
Jan 4, 2011 • 99 min
Coming Up Plug Sofanaut Awards VOTE NOW! Short Fiction: Names of Water by Kij Johnson 04:35 Fact: FilmTalk by Rod Barnett 16:10 Fact: Narrators Workshop 26:23 Main Fiction: Salvage In Space by Jack Williamson 39:44 Narrators, Marshal Latham, Lizanne…
StarShipSofa Aural Delights No 169 Meta Show
Dec 28, 2010 • 91 min
Welcome to StarShipSofa’s Meta Show. This show will be slightly different from other Aural Delights. There’s no fiction or fact articles – just host Tony C Smith looking back at the highlights from 2010, his thoughts on how the show is run and what’s to…
Aural Delights No 168 Allen Steele
Dec 21, 2010 • 135 min
Coming Up Fact: The Sofanaut Awards 2011 Final Round VOTE NOW! by Phil Horwood 03:07 Fact: Everything by Morgan Saletta 09:18 Fact: Science News by J.J. Campanella 22:35 Interview: Allen Steele 54:50 Main Fiction: The Emperor of Mars by Allen Steele…
Aural Delights No 167 Jack McDevitt
Dec 15, 2010 • 81 min
Coming Up 2011 Sofanaut Awards Nomination Round- Vote Now! Fact: Explained In  Sixty Seconds by Megan Argo 05:58 Fact Article: StarShipSofa Stories Vol 2 by Skeet Fact Article: Looking Back at SF History by Amy H Sturgis Main Fiction: The Fort Moxie…
Aural Delights No 166 Kage Baker
Dec 7, 2010 • 175 min
Coming Up Fact Article: Tau Ceti Radio by David Bradshaw 02:33 StarShipSofa Interrogations: Connie Willis Main Fiction: Smart Alec by Kage Baker Narrator: MCL White Cloud Worlds Links For Tau Ceti Radio: Garry Ogle YouTube For information regarding your…
Aural Delights No 165 Clifford D Simak
Dec 1, 2010 • 125 min
Coming Up Interview: Greg Bear 05:20 StarShipSofa Stories Vol 2 by Morgan Saletta 33:25 Main Fiction: The World That Couldn’t Be by Clifford D Simak 38:07 The 2011 Sofanaut Awards by Phil Horwood 01:56:40 Promo: TelegraphConnect 02:01:15 Narrator: Matt…
Aural Delights No 164 Tad Williams
Nov 23, 2010 • 154 min
Coming Up Fact Article: Science News by J.J. Campanella 02:19 Fact Article: Looking Back At Science Fiction History by Amy H. Sturgis 31:05 Interview: Tad Williams 46:20 Main Fiction: The Tenth Muse by Tad Williams 01:28:20 Interview: Nathan Lowell…
Aural Delights No 163 Saladin Ahmed & Christie Yant
Nov 17, 2010 • 108 min
Coming Up This Week 00:00 Interview: Charles Yu 04:05 Main Fiction: The Magician and the Maid and Other Stories by Christie Yant 25:58 Fact: Everything by Morgan Saletta 01:02:25 Interview: Saladin Ahmed 01:14:28 Main Fiction : The Faithful Solider…
Aural Delights No 162 Gord Sellar
Nov 9, 2010 • 161 min
Coming Up This Week 00:00 Interview: Larry Santoro 04:28 Short Fiction: For The Lover of Mechanical Minds by Brenda Cooper 31:50 StarShipSofa Interrogations: Robert Silverberg 38:50 Interview: Gord Sellar 01:00:20 Main Fiction: Sarging Rasmussen: A Report…
Aural Delights No 161 Walter M Miller
Nov 5, 2010 • 109 min
20% off Lulu with NOVEMBOOK code. Coming Up This Week 00:00 Then and Now Winner 06:18 Fact: Tau Ceti Radio by David Bradshaw 07:50 Main Fiction: Death of a Spaceman by Walter M. Miller 30:00 Fact: The Graphical Fan by Fred Himebaugh 01:08:20 Promo: Janey…
Aural Delights No 160 James Morrow & Jason Sanford
Oct 27, 2010 • 207 min
Coming Up This Week 00:00 Interview: Dee Cunniffe 03:20 Fact: Fiction Film Talk by Rod Barnett 19:30 Writer Interview: James Morrow 25:40 Main Fiction: Bigfoot and the Bodhisattva by James Morrow 41:48 Fact: Narrating Bigfoot and the Bodhisattva by Larry…
Aural Delights No 159 Pat Cadigan & Jason Sanford
Oct 19, 2010 • 137 min
Coming Up This Week 00:00 Announcements: Larry Santoro on StaShipSofa Stories Vol 2 02:27 Fact: Fiction Crawler by Matthew Sanborn Smith: 10:40 Main Fiction: Life on Earth by Pat Cadigan 20:10 Fact: Looking Back at Science Fiction by Amy H Sturgis…
Aural Delights No 158 Jason Sanford & Jeff Carlson
Oct 12, 2010 • 130 min
StarShipSofa Stories Vol 2 Coming Up This Week 00:00 Announcements: StaShipSofa Stories Vol 2 02:00 Flash Fiction: The One That Got Away by Matthew Sanborn Smith: 12:00 Interview: Jeff Calson 23:20 Main Fiction: Meme by Jeff Carlson 01:02:00 StarShipSofa…
Aural Delights No 157 August Derleth vrs Peter Higgins
Oct 6, 2010 • 105 min
StarShipSofa Stories Vol 2 Coming Up This Week 01:35 Announcements: Last Month’s Then and Now Winner 02:38 Flash Fiction: Mayas World by Tristan Davenport 03:40 Interview: Geek’s Guide To Galaxy 10:36 Main Fiction: McIIvaine’s Star by August Derleth 22:40…
Aural Delights No 156 Robert Reed
Sep 29, 2010 • 166 min
Open Letter To Harlan Ellison by Matthew Sanborn Smith 00:00 Coming Up This Week 05:00 Announcements: 06:45 Interview: Dee Cunniffe StarShipSofa Stories Vol 2 09:20 Fact Article: Film Talk by Rod Barnett 40:46 Main Fiction: Five Thrillers by Robert Reed…
StarShipSofa Stories Vol 2 Video
Sep 23, 2010 • 2 min
Special thanks go out to… Video: Dee Cunniffe Music: David Bradshaw For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
Aural Delights No 155 Paul J. McAuley
Sep 22, 2010 • 123 min
Coming Up This Week 03:40 Interview: Fred Pohl and Jack Vance 05:15 Fact Article: Science News by J.J. Campanella 45:50 Main Fiction: Rocket Boy by Paul J. McAuley 01:09:00 Fact Article: Salon Futura by Cheryl Morgan 01:51:15 Narrators: FHN For…
Aural Delights No 154 Ben Bova / Jack Dann
Sep 14, 2010 • 153 min
Sofanauts Awards Jason Sanford Interzone Coming Up This Week 00:48 Interview: Stephen R. Donaldson 03:50 Fact Article: Looking Back At SF History: Amy H. Sturgis 22:40 Main Fiction: The Man Who Hated Gravity by Ben Bova 38:20 Fact Article: DragonCon by…
Aural Delights No 153 Allen Steele
Sep 7, 2010 • 101 min
Coming Up This Week 00:48 Hugo: Interview with Grant Stone 03:18 StarShipSofa Stories Vol 2: Tau Ceti Radio by David Bradshaw 30:50 Fact Article:Tau Ceti Radio by David Bradshaw 35:00 Fact Article: The Hugo Observation Deck by Cheryl Morgan 37:40 Main…
Aural Delights No 152 Hugo Special!
Sep 5, 2010 • 106 min
Listen to the Hugo announcements….. apologies for the crackles. Or watch video… For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
Aural Delights No 151 James Blish / Jason Sanford
Aug 31, 2010 • 127 min
Coming Up This Week 00:40 Hugos: 02:20 StarShipSofa Stories Vol 2 ToC Announcment 06:00 Fact Article: The Graphic Fan by Fred Himebaugh 21:51 Interview: Jason Sanford 21:45 Main Fiction: The Ships Like Clouds, Risen by Their Rain by Jason Sanford 39.35…
Aural Delights No 150 Paul Di Filippo
Aug 24, 2010 • 146 min
Coming Up This Week 00:40 Fact Article: SF History by Amy H. Sturgis 04:20 Main Fiction: Personal Jesus by Paul Di Filippo 21:00 Serial: The Barrens Pt 3 by F. Paul Wilson 49:00 Fact Article: Hugo Cook by Dan Rabarts 01:36:00 Fiction: Heroes of The Third…
Aural Delights No 149 Adam Troy Castro
Aug 18, 2010 • 130 min
Coming Up This Week 00:40 Fact Article: Science News by J.J. Campanella 02:53 Interview: Adam Troy Castro 25:00 Main Fiction: Just a Couple of Highly Experimental Weapons Tucked Away Behind the Toilet Paper by Adam Troy Castro 33:35 Fact Article: Film…
Aural Delights No 148 Lucius Shepard plus Ursula K. Le Guin
Aug 10, 2010 • 139 min
Coming Up This Week 01:05 StarShipSofa Interrogation: Ursula K. Le Guin 02:40 Flash Fiction: Toxicity by Erica Naone 02:30 Fact Article: Interview with Lucius Shepard 08:40 Main Fiction: Carlos Manson Lives by Lucius Shepard 01:03:00 Serial: The Barrens…
Aural Delights No 147 Philip Jose Farmer and Fabio Fernandes
Aug 3, 2010 • 87 min
Then and Now Announcment 00:10 Coming Up This Week 01:48 Fact Article: Shades of Milk and Honey Interview with Mary Robinette Kowal 02:30 Main Fiction: They Twinkled Like Jewels by Philip Jose Famer 16:25 Fact Article: Interview with Fabio Fernandes 56:33…
Aural Delights No 146 Langdon Jones
Jul 28, 2010 • 170 min
Coming Up This Week 03:00 Flash Fiction: Seven Songs of Trilobite Survival by Craig DeLancey 07:30 Fact Article: Science News by J.J. Campanella 14:40 Interview: Langdon Jones 36:40 Main Fiction: To Have and To Hold by Langdon Jones 48:25 Book Promo: Amy…
Aural Delights No 145 Ray Bradbury and James Lovegrove
Jul 20, 2010 • 81 min
StarShipSofa Video Intro by Maher Al-Samkari from M0dus Productions Coming Up This Week 00:13 StarShipSofa Interrogations: Ray Bradbury 07:00 Fact Article: Looking Back at SF History by Amy H. Sturgis 11:20 Main Fiction: Wings by James Lovegrove 25:30…
Aural Delights No 144 The Captain’s Logs Special Pt 2
Jul 15, 2010 • 70 min
A second show dedicated to the celebration and release of StarShipSofa’s new book The Captain’s Logs. In this show we play the last ever original show No 69 Sex in SF With guest Mr Ciaran O’Carroll. Buy now: For information regarding your data privacy,…
Aural Delights No 143 Peter Watts
Jun 30, 2010 • 157 min
Book Opening: by Amy H. Sturgis 00:00 Coming Up This Week 04:10 Captain’s Logs: Will Rees 06:37 Fact Article: Science News by J.J. Campanella 28:15 Main Fiction: The Island by Peter Watts 48:40:38 Book Opening: by Larry Santoro 02:25:00 Fact Article:…
Aural Delights No 142 The Captain’s Logs Special
Jun 20, 2010 • 67 min
A show dedicated to the celebration and release of StarShipSofa’s new book The Captain’s Logs. With a very special guest. Buy now: For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
Aural Delights No 141 David Barr Kirtley plus Jeff Carlson
Jun 16, 2010 • 97 min
ON SALE NOW! The Transcribe Project The Captain’s Logs Coming Up This Week 01:10 Accept / Reject: Matt Sanborn Smith 03:40 Intro to Fiction by David Barr Kirtley 05:50 Main Fiction: Cats In Victory by David Barr Kirtley 11:38 Intro to Fiction by…
Aural Delights No 140 Kim Stanley Robinson plus Jack Vance Interview
Jun 8, 2010 • 152 min
Coming Up This Week 00:50 StarShipSofa Interrogations: Jack Vance 03:50 Main Fiction: Mercurial by Kim Stanley Robinson 01:11:10 Closing Remarks: Tony C. Smith 02:31:00 Narrators: Peter Seaton-Clarke For information regarding your data privacy, visit…
Aural Delights No 139 Philip K. Dick Juliette Wade
Jun 1, 2010 • 128 min
Coming Up This Week 00:45 Winner Of Last Month’s Then and Now 02:23 Main Fiction: The Defenders by Philip K. Dick 02:54 Fact Article: Looking Back At Science Fiction History by Amy H. Sturgis 01:01:36 Main Fiction: Let The Word Take Me by Juliette Wade…
Aural Delights No 138 Jeffrey Ford
May 26, 2010 • 76 min
News: Enhanced Version of Aural Delights 00: 27 Coming Up This Week 02:45 Sofanauts Announcment Peter Watts 04:28 Fact Article: 90 Seconds Megan Argo 07:02 Main Fiction: Boatman’s Holiday by Jeffrey Ford 09:18 Fact Article: Science News by J. J.…
Aural Delights No 137 Nicola Griffith
May 19, 2010 • 97 min
Coming Up This Week 00:10 Sofanauts Announcment 01:50 Fact Article: Autumn Rain by David J. Williams 04:00 Transcriber Update by Dee Cunniffe 09:19 Main Fiction: It Takes Two by Nicola Griffith 12:25 Fact Article: Film Talk by Rod Barnett 01:20:00 Fact…
Aural Delights No 136 Hugo Nomination Special Pt 3
May 15, 2010 • 48 min
Aural Delights No 136 Hugo Nomination Special Pt 3 covering the Hugo Awards Voter pack. With guests: Jonathan Strahan Cheryl Morgan For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
Aural Delights No 135 Paul J. McAuley
May 12, 2010 • 78 min
Fact Article: Transcribers Project by Robyn Bradshaw 03:30 Transcriber Blues by David Bradshaw Promo: The Neutron Flow Podcast 14:23 Main Fiction: A Brief Guide To Other Histories by Paul J. McAuley 16:00 Fact Article: Doc Savage by J.J. Campanella…
Aural Delights No 134 Mike Wood & Fredric Brown
May 5, 2010 • 108 min
[polldaddy poll=3156087] Fact Article: God Like Machines by Jonathan Strahan 03:30 Main Fiction: Risqueman by Mike Wood 11:30 Fact Looking Back At SF History by Amy H. Sturgis 01:16:30 Main Fiction: Hall Of Mirrors by Fredric Brown 01:30:48 Narrators:…
Aural Delights No 133 Arthur C. Clarke Award Special
May 5, 2010 • 31 min
Welcome to this Arthur C. Clarke Award Special carried out by Cheryl Morgan for StarShipSofa. As part of Cheryl Morgan’s on going series for StarShipSofa called The Observation Deck, Cheryl carried out a number of interviews with guests at the award…
Aural Delights No 132 James Alan Gardner
Apr 27, 2010 • 97 min
Fact Article: Science News by J.J. Campanella 05:00 Main Fiction: The Ray-Gun: A Love Story by James Alan Gardner 24:00 Fact Article: Fiction Crawler 9 by Matthew Sanborn Smith 01:19:00 Art Cover Audio Intro by S.P Wilson Narrators: Ray Sizemore Art Cover…
Aural Delights No 131 Gregory Frost
Apr 21, 2010 • 99 min
Editorial: Goodbye Steve by Tony C Smith 03:33 Fact Article: Observation Lounge by Cheryl Morgan 07:00 Promo: The Gamma Quadrant Podcast 19:00 Main Fiction: Madonna of the Maquiladora by Gregory Frost 25:00 Narrators: J.J. Campanella For information…
Aural Delights No 130 John Kessel
Apr 13, 2010 • 90 min
Editorial: We Are Nominated For A Hugo by Tony C Smith 02:33 Short Fiction: Hong’s Bluff by William F. Wu 27:00 Fact Article: Looking Back at SF History by Amy H. Sturgis 32:00 StarShipSofa Interrogations: John Kessel Main Fiction: Every Angel Is…
Aural Delights No 129 Hugo Nomination Special Pt 2
Apr 4, 2010 • 53 min
Aural Delights No 129 Hugo Nomination Special Pt 2 covering the Hugo Nominations live with guests: Amy H. Sturgis Jonathan Strahan Grant Stone Lawrence Santoro The 2010 Hugo and John W. Campbell Award Nominees BEST NOVEL (699 nominating ballots)…
Aural Delights No 128 Hugo Nomination Special Pt 1
Apr 4, 2010 • 12 min
Aural Delights No 128 Hugo Nomination Special Pt 1 with guest reporter Cheryl Morgan. This interview took place 30 mins before the Hugo 2010 Nomination announcements. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
Aural Delights No 127 Tanith Lee
Mar 30, 2010 • 96 min
Editorial: What Happened to Me This Week by Tony C Smith 02:33 Flash Fiction: iThink by Ken MacLeod 27:00 Fact Article: StarShipSofa Vol 2 Update by Dee Cunniffe 32:00 Main Fiction: The Beautiful And The Damned By F. Scott Fitzgerald by Tanith Lee 37:00…
Aural Delights No 126 Karen Joy Fowler
Mar 23, 2010 • 50 min
Editorial: The Interviews by Tony C Smith 02:33 Fact Article: Film Talk by Rod Barnett 05:00 Main Fiction: Always by Karen Joy Fowler 16:00 Narrator: Amy H Sturgis For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
Aural Delights No 125 James Morrow
Mar 17, 2010 • 101 min
Editorial: Thank You by Tony C Smith 02:33 Fact Article: Science News by J.J. Campanella 05:00 Promo: Galactic Suburbia Main Fiction: Lady Witherspoon’s Solution by James Morrow 24:00 Narrator: Peter Seaton-Clarke & Nicola Seaton Clarke For information…
Aural Delights No 124 Will McIntosh
Mar 9, 2010 • 127 min
Guest Editorial: Fanzines by Mur Lafferty 02:33 StarShipSofa Interrogations: Gene Wolfe 08:50 Main Fiction: Bridesicle by Will McIntosh 01:00:00 Fact Article: Observation Deck by Cheryl Morgan 01:47:00 Narrator: Amy H. Sturgis Bridesicle by Will McIntosh…
Aural Delights No 123 C.M. Kornbluth vs Mercurio Rivera
Mar 3, 2010 • 99 min
Guest Editorial: A Change by Jason Sanford 06:00 Explained In 60 Seconds by Megan Argo 19:40 Intro to Snatch Me Another by Mercurio Rivera 21:30 Main Fiction: Snatch Me Another by Mercurio Rivera 24:00 Fact Article: Looking Back into SF Genre History…
Aural Delights No 122 Michael F. Flynn
Feb 23, 2010 • 178 min
Guest Editorial: The Hugo’s by Lawrence Santoro 03:30 Fact Article: The Transcribe Project by Will Reese 21:00 Fact Article: Science News by J.J. Campanalla 38:00 Main Fiction: The Clapping Hands Of God by Michael F. Flynn 01:00:00 Fact Article: Film Talk…
Aural Delights No 121 Paolo Bacigalupi
Feb 17, 2010 • 89 min
Guest Editorial: The Hugo’s and Podcasts by Amy H Sturgis 01:00 Main Fiction: The Gambler by Paolo Bacigalupi 15:00 Fact Article: A Hugo For StarShipSofa by Matt Sanborn Smith Narrator: Geoff Michelli StarShipSofa For A Hugo: Related Articles and Info The…
Aural Delights No 120 Gene Wolfe
Feb 9, 2010 • 59 min
Editorial: Valentine by Tony C Smith 01:00 SF Weekly News: Tony C Smith 09:20 Promo: Beware The Hairy Mango 13:30 Fact Article: Looking Back At SF History by Amy H Sturgis 15:20 Main Fiction: Pulp Cover by Gene Wolfe 31:15 Narrator: Mike Boris SF News…
Aural Delights No 119 John W Campbell Jr vs Nina Kiriki Hoffman
Feb 2, 2010 • 122 min
Editorial: StarShipSofa Interrogation by Tony C Smith SF Weekly News: Tony C Smith 09:20 Main Fiction: The Last Evolution by John W Campbell Jr 15:30 StarShipSofa Interrogation: Lucius Shepard 16:30 Main Fiction: Knotwork by Nina Kiriki Hoffman 01:12:00…
Aural Delights No 118 Kathleen Ann Goonan
Jan 26, 2010 • 122 min
Editorial: by Tony C Smith Fact Article: This Week in Science Fiction by Tony C Smith Fact Article: Explained In 60 Seconds by Megan Argo 16:30 Main Fiction: Memory Dog by Kathleen Ann Goonan 25:30 Fact Article: Science News by J.J. Campanella 12:45…
Aural Delights No 117 M. John Harrison + Ken Scholes
Jan 19, 2010 • 120 min
Fact Article: Transcribers by Robyn Bradshaw 03.20 Short Fiction: The Good Detective by M. John Harrison 12:45 Main Fiction: A Weeping Caza Beholds The Fallen Moon by Ken Scholes 20:15:00 Narrators: Crispy Tor.com Kage Baker emails can be sent to…
Aural Delights No 116 Bruce Sterling
Jan 12, 2010 • 129 min
Fact Article: Meat Opera by Fred Himebaugh 03.30 Main Fiction: The Kiosk by Bruce Sterling 10:30 Fact Article: Film Talk by Rod Barnett 01:55:00 Narrators: Peter Cavell For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
Aural Delights No 115 Paul Di Filippo
Jan 5, 2010 • 76 min
Editorial: Lord Dicken’s Final Tally by Tony C Smith 04:00 Fact Article: Looking Back At SF History by Amy H Sturgis 16:20 Main Fiction: iCity by Paul Di Filippo 30:00 Fact Article: The Winners: The Sofanaut Awards 57:30 Narrator: Jeff Lane Cossmass…
Aural Delights No 114 Jeff Carlson
Dec 23, 2009 • 85 min
Editorial by Tony C Smith Fact Article By JJ Campanella Main Fiction Intro by Jeff Carlson Main Fiction: A Lovely Little Christmas Fire by Jeff Carlson Art Cover by Tom Bevan For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
Aural Delights No 113 Lawrence Santoro Pt 3
Dec 15, 2009 • 106 min
Editorial: by Tony C Smith 01:00 Fact Article: IPv4 by Simon Hildebrandt 01:20 Fact Article: The Box by Rod Barnett 04:20 Intro to Main Fiction: Lawrence Santoro Main Fiction: Lord Dickens’s Declaration Pt3 by Lawrence Santoro 29:00 Fact: Wrap Up by…
Aural Delights No 112 Lawrence Santoro Pt2
Dec 9, 2009 • 76 min
Editorial: by Tony C Smith 01:00 Poem: Safe in Their Cryogenic Chambers by Lyn C. A. Gardner 03:30 Fact Article: The Sofanaut Awards by Mark Bormann 05:20 Fact Article: Looking Back At SF History by Amy H Sturgis 09:20 Intro to Main Fiction: Lawrence…
Aural Delights No 111 Lawrence Santoro Pt 1
Dec 2, 2009 • 87 min
Lord Dickens’s Declaration is a novella by Lawrence Santoro which is an accompanying piece to StarShipSofa Stories Volume 1. Limited Edition Fundraiser Lord Dickens’s Declaration is available as an ebook for a limited time only and will no longer be…
Aural Delights No 110 Cory Doctorow
Nov 24, 2009 • 106 min
Editorial: by StarShipSofa Stories by Sean Keough 04:00 Fact Article: The Sofanaut Awards by Mark Bormann 09:00 Fact Article: With A Little Help by Cory Doctorow 19:00 Main Fiction: To Go Boldly by Cory Doctorow 41:00 Fact: Film Talk by Rod Barnett…
Aural Delights No 109 Aliette de Bodard
Nov 18, 2009 • 63 min
Editorial: by Tony C Smith Fact Article: Amy H Sturgis Main Fiction: After The Fire by Aliette de Bodard Fact: Science News by JJ Campanella Narrators: Kate Baker For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
Aural Delights No 108 Michael Bishop
Nov 10, 2009 • 55 min
Editorial: by Tony C Smith 04:30 Poem: Pope Joan and the Cat by Samantha Henderson 09.15 Flash Fiction: Virtuoso by Gustavo Bondoni 12:00 Main Fiction: The Angst of God, I Kid You Not by Michael Bishop 17.30 New Titles 01:01:00 Narrators:Â Ray Sizemore,…
Aural Delights No 107 Jeremiah Tolbert
Nov 4, 2009 • 72 min
Editorial: by Tony C Smith 04:30 Poem: Heat by Samantha Henderson 09.15 Flash Fiction: Deracination by Nicola Chapman12:00 Main Fiction: Captain Blood’s B00ty by Jeremiah Tolbert 17.30 Progress Report 6 by Larry Santoro New Titles 01:01:00 Narrators:…
Aural Delight No 106 Tad Williams
Oct 27, 2009 • 153 min
Poem: Gingerbread by Constance Cooper 04:00 Short Story: Charles by Steve Rasnic Tem 05:00 Fact Article: Science News by JJ Campanella 26:00 Main Fiction: Child Of An Ancient City by Tad Williams 51:00 Cover Art: Steve Boehme Main Fiction now in the…
Aural Delights No 105 CL Holland/Writers of The Future Special
Oct 20, 2009 • 96 min
Editorial: by Tony C Smith The Reflection of Memory illustrated by Oleksandra Barysheva Poem: Stars by David C. Kopaska-Merkel 09:00 Flash Fiction: Five Weird Things by Ben Burgis 09:50 Fact: FilmTalk by Rod Barnett 15:00 Main Fiction: The Reflection of…
Aural Delights No 104 Sean Williams
Oct 13, 2009 • 116 min
Poem: The Send-Off by Lyn C. A Gardner Fact: Talk by Amy H Sturgis Intro to Mines of Barnath by Sean Williams Main Fiction: A Map of the Mines of Barnath by Sean Williams Fact: Progress Report 4 by Lawrence Santoro New Titles: by Tony C Smith For…
Aural Delights No 103 StarShipSofa Stories Volume 1
Oct 7, 2009 • 71 min
A chance to listen to all who put together StarShipSofa Stories Volume 1 Dee Cunniffe Josh Leuze Skeet Scienski Lawrence Santoro For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
Aural Delights No 102 Charles Stross
Sep 29, 2009 • 163 min
Editorial: StarShipSofa and the Future by Tony C Smith Cover Art: Evan Forsch Poem: Clone Assassin by Lyn C. A Gardner 19:20 Fact: Movie Talk by Rod Barnett 21:40 Fact: Science News by JJ Campanella 30:30 Flash Fiction: The Arrival of the Cogsmiths (oil…
Aural Delights No 101 Spider Robinson
Sep 22, 2009 • 75 min
Editorial: StarShipSofa Stories and Beyond by Tony C Smith Fact: Progress Report 2 by Lawrence Santoro Fiction: Melancholy Elephants by Spider Robinson Advertisment: This podcast is brought to you by Audible.com. Download a free audiobook of your choice…
StarShipSofa Aural Delights No 100
Sep 16, 2009 • 132 min
Intro by All! Editorial: We’ve Reached 100 by Tony C Smith Fiction: End Of Oil by Gwyneth Jones 14:00 Fiction: Bob The Dinosaur Goes To Disnyland by Joe R Lansdale 24:25 Fiction: Two Dreams On Trains by Elizabeth Bear 37:00 Fiction: Thought War by Paul…
Aural Delights No 99 Lawrence Watt Evans
Sep 9, 2009 • 80 min
Editorial: StarShipSofa Stories Line-up 02:00 Song: What Shall We Do With a Drunken Robot by Fred Himebaugh 16:13 Fact: Special Pleading by Cory Doctorow19:00 Main Fiction: Spirit Dump by Lawrence Watt Evans 39:00 Fact: SofaStream Update by Simon…
Aural Delights No 98 Hannu Rajaniemi
Sep 2, 2009 • 97 min
Poem: A One Horse Town by David Burnham 03:20 Fact: Support Our Zines by Damien G Walter 09:00 Flash: Ahead of Her Time by Matthew Stephens 21:00 Main Fiction: His Master’s Voice by Hannu Rajaniemi 38:30 Announcment: StarShipSofa’s Aural Delights…
Aural Delights No 97 Nancy Kress
Aug 26, 2009 • 117 min
Art: Alllie Poetry: Half-Way Home by G.O Clark 02:30 Fact: FilmTalk by Rod Barnett 32:25 Main Fiction: Flowers of Aulit Prison by Nancy Kress 22:30 Narrators: Amy H Sturgis Ray Sizmore Advertisment: This podcast is brought to you by Audible.com. Download…
Aural Delights No 96 Ted Kosmatka
Aug 19, 2009 • 140 min
Editorial: Tony C Smith 09:00 The Sofastream: Simon Hildebrandt 10:00 Poetry: Journey To Kailash by Mike Allen 13:30 Flash Fiction. Elevator by Ahmed A. Khan 22:30 Fact: Science New by JJ Campanella 32:25 Main Fiction: Prophet of Flores by Ted Kosmatka…
StarShipSofa WorldCon Special
Aug 7, 2009 • 52 min
This is a Worldcon Special show. It will be one of six. You can listen to the rest over on our sister show The Sofanauts. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
Aural Delights No 95 Ken Scholes
Jul 28, 2009 • 78 min
Poetry: Strange Vegetables by G O Clark 07:30 Fact: Cheap Facts and the Plausible Premise by Cory Doctorow 08:40 Main Fiction: Into The Blank Where Life Is Hurled by Ken Scholes 18:30 Narrators: Ray Sizmore,
Aural Delights No 94 Jeffery Ford
Jul 22, 2009 • 71 min
Fact Article: Comic Book Outsiders Main Fiction: The Empire of Ice Cream by Jeffery Ford Narrator: Mike Boris For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
Aural Delights No 93 Neal Asher
Jul 15, 2009 • 93 min
Promo: Gamma Quardrant Podcast 01:25 Poetry: Millenial Mass by G O Clark 07:30 Flash Fiction: Meat by Randall Head 09:00 Fact: Science News by JJ Campanella 12:40 Main Fiction: Adaptogenic by Neal Asher 32:30 Narrators:Â Peter Seaton-Clark,
Aural Delights No 92 Allen Steele
Jul 7, 2009 • 89 min
Poetry: Heat by Samantha Henderson Flash Fiction: The Boulton-Watt-Frankenstein Company by Fábio Fernandes 4:00 Fact: Writer Workshops by Terry Edge 09:45 Main Fiction: High Roller by Allen Steele. 26:30 Fact: Film Talk by Rod Barnett New Titles:
Aural Delights No 91 Jack Skillingstead
Jun 30, 2009 • 94 min
Poetry: Strip Search by Mike Allen Flash Fiction: A Hand and Honor by Brenda Cooper 04:00 Fact: Iron Dream Review by Fred Himmbaugh09:45 Main Fiction: Are You There by Jack Skillingstead 26:30 Fact: Proto SF Part 2 By Amy H Sturgis Narrators: David…
Aural Delights No 90 Elizabeth Bear
Jun 24, 2009 • 99 min
Editorial:Â The Past by Tony C Smith 02:00 Poetry: Conjunctions by Neil Gaiman 06:30 Flash Fiction:Â A Friend In Need by Richard Johnson 10:10 Fact:Â Science News by JJ Campanella 18:00 Main Fiction: Shoggoths In Bloom by Elizabeth Bear 35:00 Fact: Mervyn…
Aural Delights No 89 Matthew Sanborn Smith
Jun 17, 2009 • 65 min
Editorial: Forums by Tony C Smith 00:50 Flash Fiction: The Git by Jay Lake 04:00 Fact: Search Is Too Important To Leave To One Company – Even Google by Cory Doctorow 09:45 Fact: Mervyn Peake Part 1 by English Assassin 15:00 Main Fiction: The Loneliness of…
Aural Delights No 88 Jeff Carlson
Jun 10, 2009 • 64 min
Editorial: Sofanauts by Tony C Smith 03:50 Poem: Unexpected by Samantha Henderson Flash Fiction: An Invitation via Email by Mike Allen 24:15 Fact: Film Talk by Rod Barnett 15:00 Main Fiction: Gunfight at by Jeff Carlson 50:00 Narrators:
Aural Delights No 87 Adam Troy Castro
Jun 2, 2009 • 116 min
Editorial: Sofanauts by Tony C Smith 03:50 New Titles: Zoe’s Tale, Winterstrike, The Burning… For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
Aural Delights No 86 Lavie Tidhar
May 26, 2009 • 92 min
Poetry: E7 by Curtis Hilgenberg Fact Article: Extreme Geek by Cory Doctorow Main Fiction: Transylvanian Mission by Lavie Tidhar Fact Article: Survivors by The English Assassin Narrators: Julie Davis Paul Caggige JJ Campanella For information regarding…
Aural Delights No 85 Jeremiah Tolbert
May 19, 2009 • 74 min
Aural Delights No 85 Jeremiah Tolbert Editorial: The Sofanauts by Tony C Smith 02:10 Fact: Comic Book Outsiders 03:12 Main Fiction: Culture Archivist by Jeremiah Tolbert 11:22 Fact: Science News by JJ Campanella 54:00 Narrators: Ray Sizemore For…
Aural Delights No 84 David D. Levine
May 13, 2009 • 120 min
Aural Delights No 84 David D. Levine Editorial: The Sofanauts by Tony C Smith 00:10 Intro to Story: Lawrence Santoro 07:30 Flash Fiction: Then, Just a Dream by Lawerence Santoro New Titles: Book 3 Astropolis, Many Contain Traces of Magic, The Spy Who…
Aural Delights No 83 Tobias Buckell & Jason Sanford
May 6, 2009 • 117 min
Aural Delights No 83 Tobias Buckell & Jason Sanford Poem: Explanation by Curtis Hilgenberg 04:01 Fiction: Aerophilia by Tobias Buckell 06:45 Music: They Grow Up So Fast by Norm Sherman 43:30 Fact: Film Talk by Rod Barnett 50:00 Main Fiction: When Thorns…
Aural Delights No 82 Michael Bishop
Apr 29, 2009 • 67 min
Editorial: Michael Bishop by Tony C Smith Poetry: Jamie’s Hair by Michael Bishop 02:00 Intro to Main Fiction: Michael Bishop Main Fiction: Vinegar Peace by Michael Bishop 07:41 Sofa Art Cover: Ed Bellisimo Narrators: Diane Severson, Dale Manley Vinegar…
Aural Delights No 81 Marc Laidlaw
Apr 22, 2009 • 101 min
Aural Delights No 81 Marc Laidlaw Editorial: J G Ballard Remembered by Tony C Smith 03:50 Poetry:  Black Holes Holed Their Breath by Mike Allen 06:50 Flash Fiction: Different by Julio Flávio Meirelles Marchini 09:10 Fact:  Book Review by The English…
Aural Delights No 80 James Lovegrove
Apr 15, 2009 • 83 min
Aural Delights No 80 James Lovegrove Editorial: Sofanauts by Tony C Smith 01:50 Poetry: Â Epochs In Exile by Mike Allen & Charles Saplak 03:34 Fact: Â Science News by Jim Campanella15:00 Main Fiction: Wings by James Lovegrove 36:15 Fact: Fiction Crawler…
Aural Delights No 79 Karen Joy Fowler
Apr 7, 2009 • 83 min
Aural Delights No 79 Karen Joy Fowler Editorial: The Sofanauts: The New Show… coming soon! by Tony C Smith 02:50 Poetry: Â Galaxy In A Matchbox by G O Clark 07:30 Fact: Hyperion II by Fred Himebaugh 08:30 Main Fiction: Standing Room Only by Karen Joy…
Aural Delights No 78 Nebula Nominee Gwyneth Jones
Apr 2, 2009 • 51 min
Aural Delights No 78 Nebula Nominee Gwyneth Jones Tomb Wife By Gwyneth Jones First Published: F&SF Aug07 Narration: Mark Douglas Nelson Link to the Nebula Awards site For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
Aural Delights No 77 Nebula Nominee James Patrick Kelly
Apr 2, 2009 • 35 min
Aural Delights No 77 Nebula Nominee James Patrick Kelly Don’t Stop By James Patrick Kelly First published: Asimov’s, Jun07 Audible Narration:
Aural Delights No 76 Nebula Nominee Nina Kiriki Hoffman
Apr 2, 2009 • 54 min
Aural Delights No 76 Nebula Nominee Nina Kiriki Hoffman Trophy Wives By Nina Kiriki Hoffman First Published: Fellowship Fantastic Narration: Julie Davis Link to the Nebula Awards site For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
Aural Delights No 75 Nebula Nominee Jeffrey Ford
Apr 2, 2009 • 42 min
Aural Delights No 75 Nebula Nominee Jeffrey Ford The Dreaming Wind by Jeffrey Ford First Published: The Coyote Road: Trickster Tales, ed. Ellen Datlow and Terri Windling, Viking, Jul07 Narration: Lawrence Santoro Link to the Nebula Awards site For…
Aural Delights No 74 Nebula Nominee Mike Allen
Apr 2, 2009 • 45 min
Aural Delights No 74 Nebula Nominee Mike Allen The Button Bin by Mike Allen First Published: Helix: A Speculative Fiction Quarterly, Oct07 Narration: Mike Allen Link to the Nebula Awards site For information regarding your data privacy, visit…
Aural Delights No 73 Nebula Nominee Ruth Nestvold
Apr 2, 2009 • 18 min
Aural Delights No 73 Nebula Nominee Ruth Nestvold Mars: A Traveler’s Guide By Ruth Nestvold First Published F&SF, Jan08 Narration: Ray Sizemore Link to the Nebula Awards site For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
Aural Delights No 72 Nebula Nominee Kij Johnson
Apr 2, 2009 • 30 min
Aural Delights No 72 Nebula Nominee Kij Johnson 26 Monkeys, Also the Abyss By Kij Johnson First Published: Asimov’s, Jul08 Narration: Diane Severson Link to the Nebula Awards … For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
Aural Delights No 71 Gord Sellar
Mar 25, 2009 • 147 min
Poetry: Â Marble People by Bruce Boston 04:00 Fact: English Assassin on Books 04:39 Fact: Film Talk by Rod Barnett 04:39 Poetry: Â Chess People by Bruce Boston 25:00 Intro to Main Fiction:
Aural Delights No 70 Kim Newman Part 3 and 4
Mar 18, 2009 • 130 min
Editorial: Updates by Tony C Smith 03:10 Poetry: If Cold Is A War by Ann K Schwader 09:30 Main Fiction Serial:Serial Murders by Kim Newman Part 3 & 4 11:15 Fact: Science News by JJ Campanella 01:40:00 Promo: Ad Astral 01:56:00 Fact: Hyperion by Fred…
Aural Delights No 69 Kim Newman Part 2 of 4
Mar 13, 2009 • 139 min
Editorial: Friendship: How It Evolves by Tony C Smith 03:10 Fact: Movie Talk Special Watchmen by Rob Barnett 10:40 Poetry Time Trapped  by Ann K Schwader 17:30 Fact:Movie Talk Special Watchmen by Jeremiah Tolbert 19:30 Flash FictionxXXxplores by Morgan…
Aural Delights No 68 Kim Newman
Mar 1, 2009 • 141 min
Editorial: Kindle the Savior of Book Publishing by Tony C Smith 00:10 Poetry:Angel Bites by Tim Pratt 15:30 Flash Fiction:Brothers and Sisters by Matthew Sanborn Smith 18:00 Fact: Sofa Art Cover by Skeet 24:00 Fiction: The House Beyond Your Sky by…
Aural Delights No 67 BSFA Nominee 2008 Paul McAuley
Feb 27, 2009 • 40 min
Little Lost Robot BSFA Story first Appeared In: Interzone (217) Narrator: Matthew Wayne Selznick For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
Aural Delights No 66 BSFA Nominee 2008 Ted Chiang
Feb 27, 2009 • 46 min
Exhalation BSFA Narrator: Ray Sizemore First Appeared In: Eclipse Two For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
Aural Delights No 65 Mary Rickert BSFA Nominee
Feb 26, 2009 • 30 min
Evidence of Love in a Case of Abandonment:One Daughter’s Personal Account BSFA FirstAppeared in: F&SFOct/Nov 2008 Narrator:Amy H Sturgis For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
Aural Delights No 64 Ted Kosmatka
Feb 25, 2009 • 110 min
Aural Delights No 64 Ted Kosmatka Editorial: The Good the Bad and the Ugly by Tony C Smith 02:00 Poetry: Her Opals by Samantha Henderson 12:30 Flash Fiction: Where Credit Is Due by Edward M Lerner 14:39 Fact: Science News by JJ Campanella 24:20 Main…
Aural Delights No 63 John Scalzi
Feb 24, 2009 • 83 min
Aural Delights No 63 John Scalzi Editorial: by Tony C Smith 01:42 Poem: Spot In Space by GO Clark 04:45 Flash: Jesus and the Cowboys by Jay Lake 07:00 Fact: Miles J Breuer by Amy H Sturgis 13:22 Main Fiction: After The Coup by John Scalzi 34:00 Narrators:…
Aural Delights No 62 Double Bill Special Larry Santoro /Jeff Carlson
Feb 4, 2009 • 110 min
Aural Delights No 62 Double Bill Special Larry Santoro /Jeff Carlson Editorial: Sofanaut Awards Round Up by Tony C Smith 02:00 Fact: Blinded By The Light Part 2 by Jetse de Vries 06:22 Main Fiction: Long Eyes by Jeff Carlson 31:00 New Titles:Iain M Banks…
The Engine Room No 12 The Sofanaut Awards 2008
Jan 31, 2009 • 27 min
The Engine Room No 12 The Sofanaut Awards 2008 Well, this is it folks… the numbers have been counted and the winners are: Well, before that can I just say a big thank you to one and all who have help/contributed/listened/complained/smiled and cried over…
Aural Delights No 61 Ken MacLeod
Jan 28, 2009 • 94 min
Editorial: The Sofa’s Gadgets by Tony C Smith 02:50 Poem: Our Fallen Do Not Fall by Ann K Schwader, blog 20:20 Flash Fiction: The War At Home by Lewis Shiner 21:30 Fact: Science News by Jim Campanella 29:30 Main Fiction: Jesus Christ Reanimator by Ken…
Aural Delights No 60 Gene Wolfe
Jan 22, 2009 • 49 min
Editorial: Tony C Smith 02:40 Poem: On Any Given Midnight by Ann K Schwader , Blog 03:40 Beardie Book Review: Sean Keogh 06:00 Fact: Fiction Crawler 4 by Matt Sanborn Smith 18:15 Main Fiction: The Vampire Kiss by Gene Wolfe 29:35 Narrators: Diane…
Aural Delights No 59 Gregory Frost
Jan 14, 2009 • 136 min
Aural Delights No 59 Gregory Frost Editorial: Tony C Smith 03:00 Poem: As If We Could Change Anything by G O Clark 08:45 Flash: Jonathan by Church H Tucker 11:20 Film Talk: Rod Barnett 15:40 Main Fiction: In The Sunken Museum by Gregory Frost 27:00 New…
StarShipSofa Original: Show No 102 Edgar Allan Poe
Jan 11, 2009 • 52 min
StarShipSofa Original: Show No 102 Edgar Allan Poe This week is a special week for two reasons. It’s the start of StarShipSofa’s celebrations for Edgar Allan Poe’s birthday on the 19th January. The second reason is the show is hosted by none other than…
Aural Delights No 58 Ian Watson
Jan 7, 2009 • 124 min
Aural Delights No 58 Ian Watson Editorial: Tony C Smith 01:40 Poem: Again The Night by G O Clark 07:40 Fact: Early Utopia by Amy H Sturgis 11:15 Main Fiction: Looking Down On You by Ian Watson 28:35 Sofanuts Update: Mark Bormann 01:00:00 New Titles: Tony…
Aural Delights No 57 Geoff Ryman/David Brin Double Bill Special!
Dec 31, 2008 • 127 min
Aural Delights No 57 Geoff Ryman/David Brin Double Bill Special! Poem: Fifty Cents by Mark Rich 02:22 Blinded By The Light: Part 1 Jetes de Vries 04:22 Fact: Science News by JJ Campanella 55:15 Main Fiction: Film-Makers of Mars by Geoff Ryman 13:44…
Aural Delights No 56 China Miéville
Dec 24, 2008 • 66 min
It’s CHRISTMAS! And… to celebrate this fine time, the StarShipSofa has decked herself out in holly, tinsel and mistletoe. This week sees her Christmas Special and what better way to enjoy this festive season with some grand and festive stories, all…
Aural Delights No 55 Ben Bova
Dec 17, 2008 • 84 min
Editorial: Tony C Smith 02:33 Poetry: How I will Outwit the Time Thieves by Mike Allen 07:30 Flash Fiction: Magician by Jeff VanderMeer 13:30 The Sofanauts Awards: by Mark Bormann 47:05 Main Fiction: Inspiration by Ben Bova 54:20 Narrators: Chrispy, Mark…
Aural Delights No 54 Joan D Vinge
Dec 10, 2008 • 81 min
Aural Delights No 54 Joan D Vinge Editorial: Tony C Smith 02:10 Poetry: Light Across An Impossible Lake by Mark Rich 09:00 Flash Fiction: Hard Rain by Matthew Sanborn Smith 17:30 Fact: Arthur Gordon by Amy H Sturgis 16:30 The Sofanauts Awards: by Mark…
Aural Delights No 53 Ted Kosmatka
Dec 3, 2008 • 59 min
Aural Delights No 53 Ted Kosmatka Editorial: Tony C Smith 00:10 Poetry: An Eccentric In Orbit by Laurel Winter 06:00 Flash Fiction: Conspiracy Of Dentists by Jay Lake 07:30 Fact: Movie Talk by Rod Barnett 16:30 The Sofanauts Awards: by Mark Bormann 24:15…
Aural Delights No 52 Michael Moorcock
Nov 26, 2008 • 88 min
Editorial: Tony C Smith 00:10 Poetry: Cabazon by Samantha Henderson 10:30 Flash Fiction: Godzilla’s 12 Step Program by Joe R Lansdale 15:30 Fact: Science News by JJ Campanella 34:40 SF ART: StarShipSofa Art Cover No 1 by Skeet 52:15 Main Fiction: Portrait…
Aural Delights No 51 Jeff VanderMeer
Nov 19, 2008 • 104 min
Aural Delights No 51 Jeff VanderMeer Poem: Fading Signals by Mikal Trimm 07:29 Flash Fiction: The Pilots by L. E. Modesitt Jr 11:22 New Titles: Charles Stross, Christopher Moore, 39:30 Main Fiction: The Third Bear by Jeff VanderMeer 48:50 Fact: Fiction…
Aural Delights No 50 Paul di Filippo
Nov 12, 2008 • 69 min
Aural Delights No 50 Paul di Filippo Poem: Cinderella’s Funeral by Samantha Henderson 02:46 Flash Fiction: Fork Bomb by Sebastian Cevery 05:30 Fact: Plot Part 2 Terry Edge 08:55 Article: SF Signal by John DeNardo 22:20 Main Fiction: Escape From New Austin…
Aural Delights No 49 Gene Wolfe
Nov 6, 2008 • 113 min
Aural Delights No 49 Gene Wolfe Poetry: Hungry by Samantha Henderson 2:23 Flash Fiction: Tech Support by Ross E Lockhart 14:00 Fact: SF Is The Only Literature On The Internet People Care To Steal by Cory Doctorow 20:15 Audio Play: Â The Tree Is My Hat by…
Aural Delights No 48 Gord Seller
Nov 5, 2008 • 106 min
Aural Delights No 48 Gord Seller Poem: Clockmakers Wife by Mikal Trimm 03:55 Flash Fiction: UFO by A Bertram Chandler 05:33 Book Review: Sean Keogh: 20:24 Fact: Arkham House Sample by Amy H Sturgis 27:30 Main Fiction: Dhuluma by Gord Seller 44:15…
Aural Delights No 47 F Paul Wilson
Oct 22, 2008 • 116 min
Aural Delights No 47 F Paul Wilson Poem: King’s Men by Samantha Henderson 2:00 Flash Fiction: Captain Ordinary by Terry Bisson 05:11 Review: Assam and Darjeeling review by Julie Davis 16:29 New Titles:  Sean Williams Gavin Smith  20:50:40 Fact: Science…
Aural Delights No 46 Larry Santoro
Oct 15, 2008 • 78 min
Aural Delights No 46 Larry Santoro Poem: Red Shifted Star by David Kopaska-Merkel 4:00 Flash Fiction: Faerie Husbandry by Church H Tucker 04:11 New Titles: Â Ben Bova, Vernor Vinge, Kelly Armstrong,
Aural Delights No 45 Paolo Bacigalupi
Oct 8, 2008 • 96 min
Aural Delights No 45 Paolo Bacigalupi Flash Fiction: Reality 2.0 By Ian Creasy 4:00 Shimmer Interview Flash Fiction: I’m a Stranger Here Myself by Mack Reynolds 09:40 Fact: Fiction Crawler No 2 by Matt Sanborn Smith 24:20 Main Fiction: Pump Six by Paolo…
Aural Delights No 44 Lucius Shepard
Oct 1, 2008 • 137 min
Aural Delights No 44 Lucius Shepard Poetry: Flesh Eating Alien Vampire Sex On The Moon by David Kopsaka Merkel 01:30 Flash Fiction: Man Of The Theatre By Norman Spinrad 4:00 Fact: Halloween by Amy H Sturgis 13:20 Book Review: Sean Keough 28:50 Main…
Aural Delights No 43 Michael Marshall Smith
Sep 24, 2008 • 89 min
Aural Delights No 43 Michael Marshall Smith Poetry: Heavy Weather by Bruce Boston 08:25 Flash Fiction: Like The First Morning by Cyril Simsa 12:00 Fact: Â September Science News by Jim Campanella 29:50 Main Fiction:Â The Seventeenth Kind by Michael…
Aural Delights No 42 Benjamin Rosenbaum
Sep 17, 2008 • 87 min
Aural Delights No 42 Benjamin Rosenbaum Poetry: Fairytale Graveyard by Mikal Trimm 02:30 Flash Fiction: Earthmen Bearing Gifts By Fredric Brown 05:00 Book Review: Sean Keough Reviews Electric Church 12:15 Fact: How to Plot Part 1 by Terry Edge 19:57 Main…
Aural Delights No 41 M John Harrison
Sep 10, 2008 • 46 min
Aural Delights No 41 M John Harrison Fact: Francis Stevens Amy H Sturgis 02:20 Main Fiction: East by M John Harrison 13:05 Narrator: Simon Chapman For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
Aural Delights No 40 Lawrence Santoro
Sep 3, 2008 • 79 min
Aural Delights No 40 Lawrence Santoro Poetry: Judy Resnick by Laurel Winter 03:45 Flash Fiction: When The Whistle Blows by Daniel Schwartz 05:35 Fact: Fiction Crawler No1 Matthew Sanborn Smith 14:10 Main Fiction Intro: Lawrence Santoro 24:27 Main Fiction:…
Aural Delights No 39 Elizabeth Bear
Aug 27, 2008 • 73 min
Aural Delights No 39 Elizabeth Bear Poetry: For Spacers Snarled by Bruce Boston 03:20 Flash Fiction: Barriers by G David Nordley 04:40 Fact: Show Not Tell Terry Edge 22:19 Main Fiction: Tideline by Elizabeth Bear 40:00 Narrators: Â MCL, Diane Severson,…
Aural Delights No 38 Kage Baker
Aug 21, 2008 • 145 min
Aural Delights No 38 Kage Baker Flash Fiction: Billy And The Wizard by Terry Bisson Main Fiction: Hell Fire Narrator: MCL For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
Aural Delights No 37 Alistair Reynolds
Aug 14, 2008 • 97 min
Aural Delights No 37 Alistair Reynolds Main Fiction: The Real Story by Alistair Rynolds Narrator: Tee Morris For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
Aural Delights No 36 Paul di Fillippo
Aug 6, 2008 • 65 min
Aural Delights No 36 Paul di Fillippo Poetry: Bottles by Greg Betty 01:535 Flash Fiction: Moon Over Baton Rouge by Atalanta Pendragonne 04:13 Article: Â Jim Sawgrass Matthew Sanborn Smith 11:30 Main Fiction: Bad Beliefs by Paul Di Filippo 23:27 On The…
Aural Delights No 35 Jeff Carlson
Jul 30, 2008 • 109 min
Aural Delights No 35 Jeff Carlson Poetry: Robot Dog by Bruce Boston 01:25 Flash Fiction: In The Olden Days by Spider Robinson 04:00 Main Fiction: Frozen Sky by Jeff Carlson 16:37 Narrators: Â Amy H Sturgis, Julie Davis, For information regarding your data…
Aural Delights No 34 Kevin J Anderson
Jul 23, 2008 • 94 min
Aural Delights No 34 Kevin J Anderson Poetry: No Ruined Luna City by Greg Beatty 02:28 Flash Fiction: The Switch by Tony C Smith 04:00 Fact: Science News Jim Campanella 17:00 Main Fiction: Newts by Kevin J Anderson 40:40 Narrators: Â Jim Campanella,Â…
Aural Delights No 33 Robert Reed
Jul 16, 2008 • 85 min
Aural Delights No 33 Robert Reed Poetry: Goodbye Is Meaningless by Mark Rich 00:59 Flash Fiction: A Modest Proposal by Vonda N McIntyre 02:30 Fact: Point of View Terry Edge 11:25 Main Fiction: Roxie by Robert Reed 26:54 Narrators: Â Jim Campanella, Amy H…
Aural Delights No 32 John Varley
Jul 9, 2008 • 95 min
Aural Delights No 32 John Varley Poetry: Goodbye Is Meaningless by Laurel Winter 01:03 Flash Fiction: The Candidate by Jack McDevitt 02:35 Fact: Captain Power Amy H Sturgis 10:27 Main Fiction: The Bagatelle by John Varley 13:05 Narrators: Â Diane…
Aural Delights No 31 Mary Rosenblum
Jul 2, 2008 • 61 min
Aural Delights No 31 Mary Rosenblum Poetry: Interstellar Tract by Bruce Boston 01:03 Flash Fiction: Sunday Dinner by Matthew Sandborn Smith 05:36 Main Fiction: The Rainmaker by Mary Rosenblum 13:05 Narrators: Â Paul Caggegi Julie Davis Dale Manley For…
Aural Delights No 30 Michael Moorcock
Jun 25, 2008 • 84 min
Aural Delights No 30 Michael Moorcock Poetry: How To Make Love To A Shark by Laurel Winter 01:31 Flash Fiction: Remorse by Adam Roberts 02:45 Main Fiction: The Spencer Inheritance by Michael Moorcock 17:38 Narrators: Diane Severson, Kenny Park, Gareth…
Aural Delights No 29 Allen Steele
Jun 18, 2008 • 59 min
Aural Delights No 29 Allen Steele Poetry: Time Travel Verb Tenses by Laurel Winter 02:11 Flash Fiction: Downtown by John Kessel 03:41 Fact: Science News by Jim Campanella 09:26 Main Fiction: The Last Science Fiction Writer by Allen Steele11:22 Narrators:…
Aural Delights No 28 Jeff VanderMeer
Jun 11, 2008 • 85 min
Aural Delights N0 28 Jeff VanderMeer Main Fiction Secret Life 32:10 Article: Fouque by Amy Sturgis 11:11 Flash Fiction: Toujours Voir by David Brin 29:00 Poetry: Confessions Of A Body Thief by Bruce Boston 02:21 Narrators: Grant Stone Jim Campanella Julie…
Aural Delights No 27 Matthew Hughes
Jun 10, 2008 • 71 min
Aural Delights No 27 Matthew Hughes Main Fiction:  Passion Ploy by Matt Hughes 12:20 Flash Fiction: Fresco by Alastair Reynolds 05:15 Poetry:  Spacer Compass by Bruce Boston 01:05:00 They Arrived by Mark Rich   02:14 Narrators:Diane…
Aural Delights No 26 Rudy Rucker
May 28, 2008 • 57 min
Aural Delights No 26 Rudy Rucker Main Fiction: Easy As Pie by by Rudy Rucker. Reality, Remastered:  Cognitive Entanglement by Peter Watts Poetry: Godlet by Laurel Winter Narrators: Mark Nelson, Diane Severson For information regarding your data…
Aural Delights No 25 Terry Bission
May 14, 2008 • 97 min
Aural Delights No 25 Terry Bission Main Fiction: Bears Discover Fire by Terry Bisson Winner of:            1991 Hugo Award for Best Short Story            1990 Nebula Award for Best Short Story            1991 Asimov’s…
Aural Delights No 24 Steve Aylett
May 7, 2008 • 28 min
Aural Delights No 24 Steve Aylett Main Fiction: Gigantic by Steve Aylett Narrator: Gareth Stack For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
Aural Delights No 23 Kage Baker
Apr 24, 2008 • 89 min
Aural Delights No 23 Kage Baker Main Fiction: Likey Lad by Kage Baker Narrator: MCL Studios For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
Aural Delights No 22 Spider Robinson
Apr 23, 2008 • 23 min
Aural Delights No 22 Spider Robinson Main Fiction: Distraction by Spider Robinson Narrator: Spider Robinson For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
Aural Delights No 21 Gwyneth Jones
Apr 16, 2008 • 61 min
Aural Delights No 21 Gwyneth Jones Main Fiction: La Cenerentola by Gwyneth Jones Narrator: Julie Davis For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
Aural Delights No 20 Joe Haldeman
Apr 8, 2008 • 26 min
Aural Delights No 20 Joe Haldeman Main Fiction: Graves by Joe Haldeman Narrator: JJ Campanella For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
Aural Delights No 19 Elizabeth Bear
Apr 2, 2008 • 57 min
Aural Delights No 19 Elizabeth Bear Main Fiction: And The Deep Blue Sea by Elizabeth Bear Narrator: Amy H Sturgis For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
Aural Delights No 18 Jeff VanderMeer
Mar 26, 2008 • 38 min
Aural Delights No 18 Jeff VanderMeer Main Fiction: Shark God by Jeff VanderMeer Narrator: Grant Stone For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
Aural Delights No 17 Alastair Reynolds
Mar 25, 2008 • 60 min
Aural Delights No 17 Alastair Reynolds Main Fiction: Sledge Makers Daughter by Alastair Reynolds Narration: Diane Severson For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
Aural Delights No 16 Ken MacLeod
Mar 24, 2008 • 50 min
Aural Delights No 16 Ken MacLeod Main Fiction: Lightling Out by Ken MacLeod Diane Severson: Julie Davis For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
Aural Delights No 15 Ted Chiang
Mar 23, 2008 • 70 min
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Aural Delights No 14 Chaz Brenchley
Mar 22, 2008 • 37 min
Aural Delights No 14 Chaz Brenchley Main Fiction: Terminal by Chaz Brenchley Narration:Â http://www.chazbrenchley.co.uk/ For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
Aural Delights No 13 Ian Whates
Mar 21, 2008 • 45 min
Aural Delights No 13 Ian Whates Main Fiction: Gift Of Joy by Ian Whates Narrator: Alex Foster For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
Aural Delights No 12 John Kessel
Mar 5, 2008 • 56 min
Aural Delights No 12 John Kessel Main Fiction: Buffalo by John Kessel Narration: JJ Campanella For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
Aural Delights No 11 Stephen Donaldson
Mar 4, 2008 • 75 min
Aural Delights No 11 Stephen Donaldson Main Fiction:Â Mythological Beast by Stephen R Donaldson Narrator: Ciaran O’Carroll For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
Aural Delights No 10 Laurel Winter
Feb 27, 2008 • 23 min
Aural Delights No 10 Laurel Winter Main Fiction: Infinty Syrup by Laurel Winter Narrator: Diane Severson For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
Aural Delights No 9 Michael Moorcock
Feb 20, 2008 • 39 min
Aural Delights No 9 Michael Moorcock Main Fiction: A Slow Saturday Night by Michael Moorcock Narration: Ciaran O’Carroll For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
Aural Delights No 8 Michael Moorcock
Feb 19, 2008 • 86 min
Aural Delights No 8 Michael Moorcock Main Fiction: Lost Sorceress by Michael Moorcock Narrator: Steve Eley For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
Aural Delights No 7 Michael Moorcock
Feb 17, 2008 • 12 min
Aural Delights No 7 Michael Moorcock Main Fiction: Through The Shaving Mirror by Michael Moorcock Narrator: Gareth Stack For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
Aural Delights No 6 Harry Harrison
Feb 14, 2008 • 21 min
Aural Delights No 6 Harry Harrison Main Fiction: By The Falls by Harry Harrison Narrator: Grant Stone For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
Aural Delights No 5 Pat Murphy
Feb 6, 2008 • 33 min
Aural Delights No 5 Pat Murphy Main Fiction: Going Through The Changes by Pat Murphy Narrator: Summer Brooks For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
Aural Delights No 4 Bruce Sterling
Jan 31, 2008 • 62 min
Aural Delights No 4 Bruce Sterling Main Fiction: We See Things Differently by Bruce Sterling Narration: JJ Campanella For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
Aural Delights No 3 David Brin
Jan 9, 2008 • 51 min
Aural Delights No 3 David Brin Main Fiction: Spheres by David Brin Narration: JJ Campanella For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
Aural Delights No 2 Peter Watts
Dec 26, 2007 • 54 min
Aural Delights No 2 Peter Watts Main Fiction: The Second Coming by Peter Watts Narration: Peter Watts For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
Aural Delights No 1 Michael Moorcock
Dec 20, 2007 • 66 min
Aural Delights No 1 Michael Moorcock Main Fiction: London Bone by Michael Moorcock Narrator: MCL Studios For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy