Our Earth and all its life poems: “Life goes on” by M. Linda Steffey

Poetry by M. Linda Steffey

A Spiritual And Inspirational Poem from All-Creatures.org

Spiritual and Inspirational poetry that touch the heart and soul, and provoke the mind.


The Bees don’t need Mankind
But Mankind needs the Bees…
The Seas don’t need Mankind
But Mankind needs the Seas!
The Grasses will go on growing
The Trees, their leaves renew..
The Sun will keep on burning
Also, the falling Dew…

The Creatures don’t need Mankind
But Mankind needs the Creatures..
Living things don’t need Mankind
But Oh! What they do teach us!
They don’t destroy their Habitat
They don’t act like they are God!
All Life lives in harmony
From the Air, the Seas and Sod!

The Sky doesn’t need Mankind
But Mankind needs the Sky
The Rains don’t need Mankind
But no Rain…All would die…
Living Waters feed all Life..
No matter what the form
Without Water all would perish
We need the Rain, the Storm!

Mankind needs the whole of Life
But Life needs to be respected…
Mankind needs to learn one thing
That ALL LIFE is connected…
Each Life depends on others
In Living, Dying, Birth….
We must take care of our Mother
She is our ONLY EARTH!!…..

(C) M. Linda Steffey 2011

M. Linda Steffey

Posted with permission from All-Creatures.org

11 Comments Add yours

  1. Anita Bowden says:

    A really important poem! ❀ I always enjoy her poetry each time you post it, Amira! Thank you for sharing it!

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    1. Thank you so much Anita! I feel the same way with her poems! πŸ™‚ ❀

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  2. LindaP says:

    Such a true poem! I have always felt this way about nature as well! Love and hugs Amira, Linda

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    1. Thank you Linda. I agree with you 100%. Much love and hugs back! ❀


  3. Profound and inspiring words so well composed by Linda and the picture was so cute, Amira. Lovely and awesome poem. They do not need it we who need them yet we do not know how to protect them but are destroying like no one’s business.

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    1. Thank you dear Kamal! Yes, so true what we are doing to our planet and it’s animals shows the level of consciousness of humanity…We truly have a long way to go in our learning to realize our interconnectedness….


      1. Yes absolutely true and agree totally with your words Amira. A long way to go. You are always welcome dear πŸ’—πŸ’—πŸ’—πŸ’—

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  4. kinge says:

    Very true, we need mother nature to live. Our sustenance is dependent on our surrounding. We often forget this truth but when we value this truth, we coexist with the environment peacefully.

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    1. Thank you so much for your comment Kinge. I agree fully with you. A lot of people in our modern societies have lost the connection to the earth….when children in large cities are asked were their food comes from they reply “from the supermarket”!

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      1. kinge says:

        Welcome. It’s a very huge disconnect.

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  5. Angelilie says:

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