Thirty Eons

       Janey said to God, “I’m bored. Need a toy.”        “Would you like a new star?” asked God. Janey shook her head. “A new galaxy?” Janey shook her head. “A whole new universe?”        “I want something with life on it,” said Janey. She put her hands on…

Alaine

                        God finished developing a cure for cancer in the backyard lab late one night. The calendar on the wall was full; it would be 2022 until the cure could be unveiled on Earth, for in between were floods, elevated sea levels, and one very nasty dirty nuclear bomb…