Indonesia is a big part of the Steller community, so the Lombok earthquakes have shook us all.
but the spirit and beat of life here cannot be buried
no matter the darkness, there is always a new morning
the forces of creation. destruction, and preservation have a whirling dynamic interaction
paradise can't exist without trial
but the soil and soul of lombok are volcanic and rich.
the archipelago is the cockpit of the ring of fire
but nothing can snuff the flames of promise here
and always to the future he looks
how you can help
in the short term, donate to one of the causes here: https://www.bustle.com/p/how-to-help-lombok-indonesia-earthquake-victims-as-the-island-recovers-10001905
in the longer run, come visit this felicity, as tourism is what makes this mote thrive.