Main Fiction: “A.I. Family Values” by Ben Spillers
This story is original to Starship Sofa
Ben Spillers lives in Pueblo, Colorado with his girlfriend and two dogs. A refugee from a career as a software engineer in the greater NYC area, he briefly reinvented himself as an artisanal bread baker in Vermont before regaining his sanity and relocating to Colorado. His work has appeared in Deep Magic, Aurealis, Kzine, and The Martian Wave. When he isn’t writing speculative fiction or renovating his ancient house, he can be seen being walked by his dogs, Butters and Dizzy. Find out about his upcoming publications at LBSpillers.com.
Narrated by Rish Outfield.
Rish Outfield is a writer, voice actor, and audiobook narrator. He can be heard co-hosting the Dunesteef Audio Fiction Magazine and That Gets My Goat podcasts, where he and Bigg Anklevich entertainingly waste much of their time. He also features his own stories on the Rish Outcast podcast. He once got a job because of his Sean Connery impersonation… but has lost two due to his Samuel L. Jackson impression.
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