Modified soldiers arrive at the front. Alasdair Stuart narrates.


Author Santiago Eximeno is a Spanish genre writer who has published several novellas and collections, mainly horror literature and flash fiction. His work has been translated to English, Japanese, French or Bulgarian. You can find him at www.eximeno.com or @santiagoeximeno on Twitter.

Narrator Alasdair Stuart is the host of PseudoPod and Escape Pod, runs Escape Artists Ink, and is professionally enthusiastic about genre fiction on the Internet at places like Tor.com , Barnes & Noble, The Guardian, Uncanny Magazine, SciFi Now and My M Buzz.  He lives in the UK with the love of his life and their ever expanding herd of microphones. Follow him on Twitter as @AlasdairStuart, or at his blog, The Man of Words.

This story was translated from Spanish by Alicia L. Alonso.

Theme song: Ashes Ashes by Deus Ex Vapore Machina
Story music: Gardariki, Edge of the Wastelands by Tri-Tachyon/Free Music Archive