A Creature

by Kavin Sarkar

A creature lives among us.

A creature that destroys lakes,

A creature that only takes,

A creature of pure destruction,

With only attention to construction.

Such a creature also destroys the sky,

Giving our birds nowhere to fly.

Though this creature seems horrible,

It has parts of which are not as terrible.

Parts which sympathize with its misdeeds,

Parts which provide the world with new leads.

For the future awaits in what this creature makes of its choices.

Whether it be a future filled with constant violent noises,

Or a future where everyone rejoices.

For this creature is,


Portrait of a Brother, a mixed media on canvas by Ivy Feild