began as almost
nothing, bare and desolate.
Then God, or through accumulation of
particle, whichever you choose to believe
created plants and trees and animals of all kinds.
Then came the humans. They lacked knowledge but soon
learned more and more until they too created and expanded,
making buildings and contraptions, fancier and more technologically advanced.
Things that aren't natural made perhaps of natural things, but things that even destroyed and
disrupted the natural cycle. However, Nature musn't worry too much.
For though the humans have depleted her resources, she tends
to gain just as much back at the end of their short-lived lives
Ashes to Ashes and dust to dust. Their bodies
end up six feet under, where they'll
soon be forgotten, and no soul
will remember them but
they will remember