Simon Sidekick short story released

Another short story is available for pre-order now: "Simon Sidekick." It will be available in audio form also (narrated by Rich Adams) in a few days. It's from DRAGON MAGAZINE in 1984 and features a boy who gets an AI smart watch as a present. It was reprinted last year in The Moon Miners' Manifesto, the periodical of The Moon Society.

Update: here's the the audio version:

Simon Sidekick by John E. Stith

Rich Adams has been a professional actor, voice actor, director, and scenic and lighting designer for the past thirty-five years. Favorite stage roles include Lancelot in Camelot, Bo in Bus Stop, and El Gallo in The Fantasticks. He has been seen in numerous films and commercials, and as a voice actor has been heard in dozens of radio commercials, voice overs, and radio plays. His favorite radio play reading is George Bailey in It's a Wonderful Life. This is his first foray into the realm of audio books, the opportunity for which he would like to thank Mr. Stith. Rich lives in Virginia with his lovely wife, Jennifer.