A frustrated, isolated suburban housewife is initially horrified when the house over the road, a bank foreclosure, sees some aliens move in. Aliens as in Aliens. However, she finds that whilst initially unfathomable, there is something about them and their welcome that may offer her a new lease on life.
- Michael Alexander. In the Trenches. (Fantasy & Science Fiction, Jan/Feb 2012)
- Mari Ness. And the Hollow Space Inside. (Clarkesworld Magazine #65, February 2012)