As each day passes, this long suffering world takes another step backwards. Progress is forgotten and a bleak sense of failure takes its place.

The few advances we make no longer benefit all. There are always costs, there are always losers. 

The technologies that give us warmth and comfort slowly pollute and poison.

The societies that should nurture us are falling into gang-led anti-culture

As desperation sets in people look for a reason. None are spared from blame. Religion, race, corporate greed, politics and more are cited as the cause. 

But for those who know how to look, there is a clue, found wherever the decline is at it's worst.

There is no message, no hint of purpose, no telling of horrors to come.

There is just a symbol. A Mark.........