StarShipSofa No 488 David D. Levine

June 7, 2017 by Jeremy Szal

Main Fiction: “End of the Silk Road” by David Levine

Originally published in Old Venus

David D. Levine ( is the author of novels Arabella of Mars and Arabella and the Battle of Venus, as well as over fifty SF and fantasy short stories, His story “Tk’Tk’Tk’” won the Hugo, and he has been shortlisted for awards including the Hugo, Nebula, Campbell, and Sturgeon. Stories have appeared in Asimov’s, Analog, F&SF,, numerous Year’s Best anthologies, and his award-winning collection Space Magic.

Narrated by the author


Fact:Marc Zicree – Mr. Sci-Fi Alien commentary


  1. Marc Zicree’s reading had my interest from the very beginning as he described his journey with such articulated expression. I felt like I was right there on the journey beside him.
    Great job!
    Great story!

    Marianne “Shane” Jervis