UnWelcome Neighbors

This series and setting is a vast space opera covering humans first steps to the stars, to find that not everyone out there was friendly. Other species also made this discovery. The old Irish adage is ‘Good fences make for good neighbors’ the corollary would be ‘no fences make for unwelcome neighbors’, and there are no fences between the stars.

World building notes for UwN, Cosm 3

I've been trying to condense all my world building notes for UnWelcome Neighbors. I had suspended writing the novels in the setting as I tried to catch up on other writing and life obligations. The below is an essay for human development in the third Cosm. UwN is...

Introduction to UwN : Tranc Wars

Tranc Wars Introduction   The Tranc Wars began in areas of the Milky Way far away from the Solar System. Such wars would rage for thousands of solar years before starfaring humanity would be aware of these wars. The causes of the wars rest with a species known as...

The Periphery War

In setting description: The Periphery War was Humanity’s first interstellar war. It started because of a political movement on Earth and then spread out to many other star systems. The idea was a desire for a greater political and economic unity between all the human...

What is UnWelcome Neighbors

by Erl Tyriss What is Unwelcome Neighbors? It is several things. It is a setting for various fictional creations, but also encompassing a thematic series of creative works. UwN (UnWelcome Neighbors) is in setting terms three a parallel universes of Earths and Milky...

UnWelcome Neighbors is a literary experiment

Unwelcome Neighbors is a space opera setting. That is the first thing that can be said about it. But it goes just a little further than that in its themes and subgenre parts. The attempt in creating the setting and the stories set within it, were to experiment with a...

The Periphery War

The Periphery War was Humanity’s first interstellar war. It started because of a political movement on Earth and then spread out to many other star system. The idea was a desire for a greater political and economic unity between all the human settlements and nations...

UnWelcome Neighbors: the Baiselu

The Baiselu are old friends with the Aracana from their earliest starship days. The Baiselu ships are large clusters of spheres approximately 1 kilometer in diameter. The settlement pattern of the Baiselu has cast them all across the galaxy. They are colonist who seek...

History of the Aracana, part 1

In the Dissolution Wars universe for Unwelcome Neighbors, the primitive Aracana were heavily influenced by seeing a major battle between a Homeworld Malanthekar stellar fortress and an Imperial Malanthekar battleship in the skies above the Aracana's home world. The...

Origins of the Sskaria War of Truth.

The Sskaria Fleet doctrine is based upon the use of powerful capital ships accompanied by robotic warships and fighters. All such capital ships tend to use numerous drone munitions. Such weapons can be fired as massive shoals, rapid fire, and barrage rates. The...

The Solarians

Chapter 1-Introduction The Solar System is the home star system of the human race. By the creation of the Solar Coalition, Humanity had been in space within the Solar System for over 1,200 years. The Solar Coalition treaty was signed to replace the Commonwealth...