In Les Johnson’s debut solo novel Mission to Methone, a group of aliens debates whether humanity should be allowed to travel the stars or suffer a far bleaker fate. Which got us thinking, if you were brought before an alien council to make the case for humanity, what would you tell them to convince them to let us Earthlings take to the stars? Let us know in a short paragraph (100 words or fewer) for a chance to win a signed copy of Mission to Methone.
Send your entry to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than February 20th. Put “February Contest” in the subject field and please remember to include your name! One entry per person, please. Winner will be selected by the Baen editorial staff. Winning entry may be published as part of announcement.
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