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StarShipSofa No 515 Evan Dicken


Main Fiction: “How I Killed Your Mother” by Evan Dicken

Originally published in Cosmic Roots

By day, Evan Dicken studies old Japanese maps and analyzes medical research data at the Ohio State University. By night, he does neither of these things. His work has most recently appeared in: Escape Pod, Pseudopod, and The Overcast, and he has stories forthcoming from publishers such as: Chaosium, Unlikely Story, and Cast of Wonders. Feel free to visit him at:

Narrated by: Tad Callin

Tad Callin is an Associate Editor at Pseudopod and the Wikia Wrangler for Escape Artists, Inc. He has had many adventures over the years, serving as a linguist in the U.S. Air Force, failing at truck driving, and raising his family. He published most of those stories in his 2016 memoir/novel, Tad’s Happy Funtime. His current projects include finishing his family history, drafting a sci-fi novel, and completing his long-dormant music degree.

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