short story #21: Covert operations

To a human eye, it might have seemed as if the two bald eagles were comparing notes on how to catch elusive fat rats. Perched on the highest tree that they could find, they surveyed the humans as keenly as they could.When the dogs and cats had refused to spy on the humans, Agents E … Continue reading short story #21: Covert operations

Earth to Humans. Do you copy?

I’m the only planet they didn’t name after a deity. Was it because the humans had elevated me? To the same pedestal that was reserved for their many deities. I wonder. They call me the blue planet, Terra, Tellus, Gaia, Gaea, the World, Mother Earth. Blue like the water that covers the majority of my surface, but seems to be … Continue reading Earth to Humans. Do you copy?