Wild Thyme - 4After nursing, Maeve burped Myfanwy and set her down in the collapsible cradle that they had brought with them. Alan had made that cradle himself, out of the tight-grained platinum-blonde wood of the whispering silver tree, a species seen only in this version of Earth, though it seemed to be much like a linden in its shape. One of the couple's friends had added elaborate woodburned patterns, leaves, branches and flowers of the tree the cradle had been made from. It had received Brennan first, then was loaned to another couple for their child before returning to the Tomlinsons for their next. Slowly, Maeve rocked her baby girl to sleep with one hand while reaching for her cell phone with the other. The phone was, like most everything else in this world, a bit outsized for a human hand, having been designed for a pitty's use. But it was manageable enough lying flat on the table while Maeve's finger clicked the inbox open.
The top message drew her attention immediately. Bree LeVasse
Passage Through Fire - Chapter 3NOTE: This is derived from the "Swept Away" RP continuity which started in 2007 and has continued in various forms and spinoffs ever since, first on the old Hillbilly Hell forum and presently in Wingnut City. I'm sure it's not the first or only "Humans in the Carsverse" thing that ever came up, but boy, has it had staying power. By the in-RP timeline, the events of Planes 2 would be taking place perhaps 6 years after the humans' arrival.
On the fifth day, Mii'auww awoke just before daybreak, to find Nick's spark dancing above her nose. "MI, PCKG 4 U," he signed.
"What?" Mii'auww sat up and rubbed the sleep from her eyes. She pulled her tent flap aside and viewed the small nylon bag just a few feet away. "Can't be from anyone in the clan, we're not supposed to see anyone else during this time. "Did you see who left it?"
"JST A SHDW, HID WELL." Nick flitted outside as Mii'auww retrieved the bundle. He continued to hover about as the girl pulled at the drawstring o