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StarShipSofa No 621 Russell Hemmel

Main Fiction: “The Ice Queen of Europa” by Russell Hemmel This story first appeared in The Martian Wave on April 30, 2019 Russell Hemmell is a French-Italian transplant in Scotland after several years of East Asia, passionate about astrophysics, history, and Japanese manga. Winner of the Canopus Awards for Excellence in Interstellar Writing. Recent work […]

StarShipSofa No 620 Joachim Heijndermans

Main Fiction: “Ice in the Dark” by Joachim Heijndermans This story first appeared in Nebula Rift in 2016. Joachim Heijndermans writes, draws, and paints nearly every waking hour. Originally from the Netherlands, he’s been all over the world, boring people by spouting random trivia about toys, comics and film. A graduate of the Kubert School […]

StarShipSofa No 619 Filip Wiltgren

Main Fiction: “Permanent Residency” by Filip Wiltgren By day, Filip Wiltgren is a mild-mannered communication officer and lecturer. By night, he turns into a frenzied ten-fingered typist, clawing out jagged stories of fantasy and science fiction, found in lairs such as Analog, Intergalactic Medicine Show, Grimdark, Daily SF, and Nature Futures. He can be found […]

StarShipSofa No 618 Stephen Case

Main Fiction: “Color of the Flame” by Stephen Case This story originally appeared in Mythic (March 1, 2017). Stephen Case is a historian of astronomy and author living and lecturing in the prairies south of Chicago. His work has appeared most recently in Beneath Ceaseless Skies, Shimmer, and Intergalactic Medicine Show. His debut novel, First Fleet, is Lovecraftian horror […]

StarShipSofa No 617 Matt Hornsby

Main Fiction: “Retrieval Attempt” by Matt Hornsby This story is original to StarShipSofa. Matt Hornsby lives in Ireland and works in public policy, after previous stints as a scrap metal dealer and as an English teacher in Japan. His other published work can be found in Metaphorosis and Electric Spec, and you can follow him […]

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