An Ecology of Mind by Stephen Johnston
Approx. 96,920 words.
Published on April 14, 2013.
The human mind has built in flaws in how we view reality around us. The more power we achieve through technology the greater the potential threat from these flaws in perception.
Contact with an alien race means accepting these flaws is a luxury that we can no longer afford.
Mankind's existence may rely on a survivor from humanity's ancient past and his ongoing quest to understand himself.