Cassie, I wish we would always remember that damage we do to each other and to our world, but alas we humans are destined to repeat our mistakes again and again-well done with this, maybe we will take heed this time-
6 months ago
It does not matter how many poems we write or how much awareness we raise, but it's only on the brink of destruction that people find the will to change.
There are only a handful of planets in the cosmos that are capable of supporting complex life. This one can't be allowed to perish.
Actually, this poem reminded me of one of my favorite movie 'the day earth stood still'.