The gates must have been opening and closing off and on for billions of years. The evidence was too strong that people and species had been migrating between worlds since the dawn of life. Convergent evolution was certainly a factor, but that didn’t explain culture. It didn’t explain the uncanny similarities in language and music and art.The only thing known for sure is that 3600 years ago the first elf realized he was talking to a human from another planet, and things changed forever.A telekinetic peace officer must try to maintain order when pack mentality is calling for bloodshed. An elf finds herself being forced to sit back and watch as the world becomes more and more advanced around her. Two men, clinging to each other as the only ones of their kind in a world of humans, are finding that they may need to let go in order to grow. Nine interconnected stories about love, friendship, and the things that bind us together as people (be they human or not), because in a world where you can teleport across the country in the snap of a finger or erase a memory with a single touch, there are still some things that magic cant change.