By Will McIntosh
A new epic of alien invasion and human resistance by way of Hugo Award-winning writer Will McIntosh.
Our Darkest Hour.
Our simply Hope.
The invaders got here to assert earth as their very own, overwhelming us with more suitable guns and the power to learn our minds like open books.
Our in basic terms probability for survival was once to engineer a brand new race of ideal squaddies to strive against them. Seventeen toes tall, figuring out and loving not anything yet warfare, their minds closed to the aliens.
But those saviors may possibly by no means be our servants. and what's down can't be undone.
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Robert continues to do well at school, although I haven’t heard from him in weeks. I guess he is moving along in life, as is Mel. Mother is better. I have been going to see her in the hospital every day, and it has been a little stressful. Her doctor told me that she is very forgetful. In fact, she may have missed taking some medicines at home, since she came in to the hospital with high blood pressure. Dad is forgetful too, so between the two of them, I don’t know how they can remember to do anything.