They Are Smol takes place in the near future after a disastrous first contact and the subsequent accidental invasion of Earth. Humanity is on a rapid uplift schedule, partly because our alien neighbors feel guilty, partly because having another allied species is a boon all around, and partly because it took us something like 150,000 years to learn how to plant grain.
…look, nobody ever said we were clever. Humans, as a whole, oscillate between abject fear at the otherness of our neighbors and the frustration that they keep putting everything on the top shelf.
Together, we go on adventures.
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A few of The Perfect’s crew smiled an unkind smile, and the volume of conversation dimmed, slightly; someone had sent in a sacrificial lamb to deliver an ultimatum. Read more 👉 #CurrentSituation #IAN1 #Scifi #Fantasy https://t.co/VQGWkqaQyCRead More
RT @NumbersMuncher: Steak-umm is taking it to Neil deGrasse Tyson and I am here for this battle of the titans. https://t.co/D1iTYUclFJRead More
He rolled the top of his bag and let it go, the snack food gently floating to the “ground” of the escape pod as Nate licked his fingers clean, his non-food hand flipping the “channel” to another security camera. Read more 👉 #IAN1 #Scifi #Fantasy https://t.co/ziSAhyeCGkRead More
This->” And with a hiss he leaned down, delivering a savage body blow to the unconscious Dorarizin, his body shaking with a wet cough as he finally slumped to the carved asteroid floor. Read more 👉 #IAN1 #Scifi #Fantasy https://t.co/ZOD6QeIgbkRead More
Part of this process was submitting your ship to a mandatory full inspection to the United Terran Federation, or UTF, for a thorough once-over. Read more 👉 #IAN1 #Scifi #Fantasy #HabitsDieHard https://t.co/AeEs1IWRv0Read More
They are Smol – Badguys, Boxes and Boops, Chapter 13: Bad Neighborhoods all look alike ▸ #IAN1 #Scifi #Fantasy https://t.co/jyadGbk7JDRead More
The two xenos in question turned around, looking at an incredibly worried Stk’shzsk. Read more 👉 #IAN1 #Scifi #Fantasy https://t.co/usiC9u59N8Read More
Stk’shzsk flicked his brother’s neck with the back of his hand, a move akin to tweaking an earlobe. Read more 👉 #IAN1 #Scifi #Fantasy https://t.co/HE7qTdsW5URead More
His goal was one of the two panic rooms: self contained life-rafts, they were built to the same specs as his personal quarters, but buried deep within the guts of the ship. Read more 👉 #IAN1 #Scifi #Fantasy #HabitsDieHard https://t.co/II4MmX549KRead More
M-my name is -]” The Yellow-team Hall monitor sniffled loudly, very obviously trying to fight back tears. Read more 👉 #CurrentSituation #IAN1 #Scifi #Fantasy https://t.co/SBqVBfOLfFRead More