Gift of Nature Category Explained:
Nature is inefficient.
Our attempts to improve it are disastrous -- the Green Revolution, genetic modification, monoculture. For an alternative, think Amish.
I have chosen articles for this section from writers who agree with me, such as:
”After the one extravagant gesture of creation in the first place, the universe has continued to deal exclusively in extravagances, flinging intricacies and colossi down aeons of emptiness, heaping profusions on profligacies with ever-fresh vigor. The whole show has been on fire from the word go. I come down to the water to cool my eyes."