An End To Suffering

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Author’s Notes (some spoilers)

Credits (in order of appearance):
Lucius – Drake Walker
Scientist – Venesssa

SFX: Push bar, swing, janitor bots, footsteps, maglev, maglev door, urinating, AC hum, captive bolt pistol A + B, action movie

Intro/Outro – Madness, by Muse
The Casting Out of Adam – Sail, by AWOLNation
War For Hell – Ghost Love Score, by Nightwish
The Parables of Ken Thompson – Sound of Silence, Disturbed cover, karaoke version
Return to God – Komm susser Tod, by Arianne, Sagisu, Anno, & Wyzgowski

Red Legacy

At Any Cost

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Credits (in order of appearance):
Alexia – Ella Barrett
Ivan – Steven Zuber
MI6 Agent – Brian Jones
Uri Pushkin – Mike Ellis
Technician – Drewy Nucci
Guards – Peter Sartucci & Quincy Allen
Natasha – Cedra

Music & FX found here and here

Instruments of Destruction


Witness the firepower of this… almost… fully operational battle station…

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Jim Hay’s SoundCloud page, and GitHub site

My collection Red Legacy and Other Stories as a printed book at Amazon, or as an ebook – AmazonB&N, others

Interview – Alexander Wales (The Metropolitan Man)

Interview with the author

Alexander Wales’s other fiction is here
in particular – Glim Warden

As always seems to occur, I forgot to ask a question. This time it was “Does the title refer to Superman, or Lex?” Alexander says it is intentionally ambiguous. “My position is basically that a title should be like one of those magic eye things where it can look different depending on your perspective.” :)

The Conscientious Objector” by Major Walter Guest Kellogg
the /r/rational/ subreddit