Charles Coe’s Picnic on the Moon

Charles Coe’s Picnic on the Moon

Charles Coe’s poem “Picnic on the Moon,” Picnic on the Moon (1999), is not sci-fi. It’s a critique of human violence and enmity on Earth set against the tranquility and quiet of the Moon. The Moon sounds like the perfect picnic spot- a great place to bask...
Morse’s Moon Mice

Morse’s Moon Mice

Brian Morse’s Picnic on the Moon (1990) is a young people’s book with a serious message for world peace. It’s Morse’s notion that while Earthlings picnic on the Moon, they overlook its hidden inhabitants who live in peace surrounded by lunar tranquility. there is...