Monday, December 7, 2009

Patricia Stewart's "Mission Earth" (flash fiction, first contact, free)

Yet another variation of Damon Knight's "To Serve Man". And mostly a good read.

Story summary.

A tiny community of human survivors (post apocalypse) in South Africa is helped back towards civilization by helpful hominid aliens called "Leonians". Of course, aliens do have an unstated agenda of their own...

Fact sheet.

First published: 365tomorrows, 30 November 2009.
Download full text from publisher's site.
Rating: B.
Related: Stories of Patricia Stewart.