Four Stories From Heaven

That somehow fell here

Six Jewel Rivers from Various Provinces, by Utagawa Hiroshige, ca. 1857, Public Domain

One time a bird decided he’d own the whole world! All his bird friends were amazed: “Is the sky not enough for you?”

I heard that one time they had a contest in our quadrant of the galaxy to see which species had the craziest ideas. We won, of course. And that’s why no one visits us anymore.



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John Levin

John Levin


Scientist. Writer. Meditator. Blue Tantrika. Mystical Rabbi. Climate & Human Rights Activist. I’m a man of few words, except when I open my mouth.