Soenke Scharnhorst is a German author, inventor, IT architect, photographer and podcaster. He was born in Stuttgart in 1979 and studied business informatics at the Mannheim Cooperative State University. Since 2000, he has worked in various positions for Europe’s largest software company. His six years in Singapore had a big influence on his writing, and he has been living in Germany with his family since 2014. He loves traveling and photography. As an author, he deals with the limits of knowledge, human possibilities and their expansion through the use of technology. The evolution of machine intelligence and its consequences for the future. His short stories have been published in various anthologies, magazines and podcasts. An enthusiastic listener of audiobooks and podcasts, he has been producing ‚ReWrite‚ and ‚Podyssey‚ since 2019, which have been summarized at sf-radio.org since 2021.