Join the Space Guard
by AJ Marks
The cold wind lashed at the window causing Brian to shiver. He reached over turning up the heat in the one room outpost.
‘Come see the universe, join the Space Guard,’ the poster had said that day he joined.
More like come freeze your butt off in some outpost on a frozen rock watching for an enemy no one had seen in over a hundred years
A far scanner suddenly came to life. He paled a bit at the screen seeing an entire Rashic invasion fleet.
As the ground shook from explosions he thought, I hate this planet.