StarShipSofa 718 Lincoln Michel

October 25, 2023 by nick

Main fiction: “Red Oil” by Lincoln Michel

Bio: Lincoln Michel’s debut novel, The Body Scout (Orbit), was named one of the ten best SFF books of 2021 by The New York Times and one of the fifty best science fiction of all time by Esquire. He is also the author of the story collection Upright Beasts (Coffee House Press) and the co-editor of the anthologies Tiny Crimes (Catapult) and Tiny Nightmares (Catapult). His fiction can be found in The Paris Review, Lightspeed, F&SF, One Story, and elsewhere. You can find him online at and his newsletter Counter Craft.

Narrated by: Anthony Babington

Anthony Babington is a 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 can also be heard on the Tales to Terrify podcast, and has recorded for both the “Far Fetched Fables” and “The Cursed Inn” podcasts.

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  1. Glad to have you back Tony!