Sammiscribbles Weekend Writing Prompt 11-21-20

The current world crises are disease, earthquakes, floods, hurricanes, fires, starvation, poverty, racism, and perpetuated hate for our fellow man perpetuated by our leaders. Shall we offer hopeful pleas, waiting for the ultimate answer/salvation from these disasters?

Is this a paradox, we as humans in a universe of unimagined possibility, now seemingly halted with adversity, are finding ourselves? Are “thoughts and prayers” as so often imparted from leaders’ lips the answer?