“The Hereafter Railroad” is the first story that opens the book “After Death”. It’s about a young man who lives in Guadalajara and has the need to visit his mother for her birthday. His mind is focused on making the trip around midnight to the city of Autlán, where he pretends to be early at his mother’s house to celebrate and congratulate her as early as possible.
As he leaves his job and takes the road, he thinks he will have a peaceful trip in every way. But he ignores that an unexpected surprise awaits him on the Villa Corona railroad cruise. On that road in the state of Jalisco passes a train that connects the port of Manzanillo with Ciudad Guzman and Guadalajara, three important cities through which transit the goods that enter the country or leave it. Foreign trade in all senses. Continue reading