Main Fiction: "The Alien Agent" by James Edward O'Brien This story is original to StarShipSofa. James Edward O'Brien grew up in northern New Jersey where he graduated from Dungeons & Dragons to punk rock to modernist lit and weird fiction. His short stories and poetry have appeared in InterGalactic Medicine Show, The Literary Hatchet, and the Triangulation: Dark Skies anthology. He lives in Far Rockaway, NY with his wife and three rescue dogs. Follow Jim on Twitter: @UnagiYojimbo. Narrated by: Anthony Babington Anthony Babington is an aspiring voice actor, who looks just slightly off from how he sounds. From his secret volcano lair in Minnesota he narrates podcasts, and leases his soul to corporate America. He has previously recorded for Far Fetched Fables and The Cursed Inn. He can be found on Twitter as @AlephBaker. Fact: Looking Back At Genre History with Amy H Sturgis For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
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Winner: Hugo Award for Best Fanzine, 2010
Nominee: Parsec Awards, 2007