Ideabird 5/7/2012

The young man volunteered to leave his village in the heart of the rainforest to travel to New York, and speak to academics about his life. He was to shocked to find out how brief the time since the city had risen from wooden huts and forest into a world of wonders. His grandson volunteered to leave Earth to cross the stars and speak at the alien conclave. He was shocked to learn how the star and planet had been built to house the meeting. Their stories are told concurrently to show their wonder.

© Tony Jonick 2013