Camerado by Michael Canfield
Approx. 8,340 words.
Published on February 20, 2011 by
Vauk House Press.
No one knew what the ambassador truly looked like; the Cameradi admitted to adapting their corporeal forms. Even the design of their communication satellites and shuttles were changed to conform with ours, by malleability in their chemistry. Nevertheless, the ambassador claimed kinship with her new hosts...
Includes bonus story "Eleven Years".