A flurry, and then an arc of feathers. From her perch, she surveyed the dome of the sky and vast expanse below.
Unbounded in youth, Ysha's movements were light even in caution. The gateway appeared to open before her, and she stepped through.
Offworld terraforming engineers greet the arrival of the district supervisor's walker.
Natives of the low-gravity planet Swan, Swanborns are giants compared to humans, averaging 9 feet tall.