Evergreen Mother

Despite all our waste,
despite all our noise,
despite all our plastic
bottles and toys.

Despite our pollution,
despite toxic fumes,
despite all the minerals
we burn and consume.

Despite all our fighting,
despite all our wars,
despite all the pain
that nature endures.

Despite deforestation,
despite radiation,
despite the extinction
of her creation…

The evergreen planet
still provides and protects,
and sustains us with everything.
Lest we forget.

Yom Kippur, 2019

To become an Earth Protector and make ‘Ecocide’ – serious loss, damage or destruction of ecosystems – an atrocity crime at the International Criminal Court, sign up at: https://www.stopecocide.earth

 

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