Duty, family, choices. Consequences above all.

Picture a soldier letting events pass in the back of his mind, reconsidering choices made and actions taken. His observations and thoughts, while witnessing – and being part of – one of the most horrific crimes against humanity in the past few hundred years.

These are the transcripts from his diary, looking back at the events in question while facing past, present and future.

What could he do?
What can he do?
What must be done.

Burning Memory, a science fiction short in the fictional universe Of Suns And Spheres.