Fact: Science News by Jim Campanella
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 other venues. He’s the winner of the 2014 WSFA Small Press Award for short fiction. His collection, Explaining Cthulhu to Grandma and Other Stories, and his steampunk humor novella H. G. Wells, Secret Agent were both published in 2015.
Alex edits Unidentified Funny Objects, the annual anthology series of humorous SF/F. He has edited several other anthologies as well. He’s currently at work on his first novel which, at current pace, will be finished sometime around 2020. His website is www.alexshvartsman.com.
Main Fiction: “Price of Allegiance” by Alex Shvartsman
Originally published in Galactic Creatures
Flash Fiction: “Ravages of Time” by Alex Shvartsman
Originally published in Nature magazine.
Narrator: Mark Nelson
After getting a BA in Radio & Television, I spent the next 28 years in Human Resources – the graveyard of useless degrees. After being laid-off by my last tech company after it was bought-out by a competitor and shut down, I decided to return to my useless roots, and have been narrating audiobooks since 2006. My goal is to become the world’s oldest hikikomori.
Main Fiction: “Doubt” by Alex Shvartsman
Originally published in Galaxy’s Edge magazine.
Narrator: Elizabeth Armancas