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 Codex (how did that happen?). His stories have appeared in Galaxy’s Edge and Nature: Futures, among others. At some point in his life, he’s left one former empire only to settle in another.
Narrated by: Heath Miller
Heath started his acting career as a child in television. His stage work has taken him all over his native Australia, from classrooms, to botanical gardens, to historic museums and local theatres. He can be found in recording studios, comedy clubs, television sets, convention centres and youtube videos. Since moving to the USA heath has become an Earphones Award winning narrator recording audiobooks for Highbridge, Dreamscape, ACX as well as short stories on fiction podcasts including Uncanny , Beneath Ceaseless Skies, and Podcastle.
Fact: Science News By J J Campanella