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'Creation Myth' [G] God, Lucifer

Fandom: Supernatural. Or possibly the Bible. Both? Neither?
Rating: G
Author's Notes: Written for the supernatural100 challenge #223: Opportunity
Length: 100 words
Spoilers: None whatsoever.
Author's Notes: This is what happens when I listen to Anais Mithchell's folk-rock opera version of the Orpheus myth, 'Hadestown', and then watch 5x16.
Disclaimer: Actually, I'm pretty sure that neither God nor Lucifer are the property of Kripke. I have as much right to them as he does!

In the beginning was the eternal crystal perfection of God’s love.

Eventually, He withdrew from a piece of the universe. There, earth and water mingled to form mud. Sunlight coaxed fecund wild growth. There was Life. There was Death. There was Man.

There grew a flaw in Heaven’s perfection. His eldest children were jealous of God’s fascination with His newest creation. Morning Star fell, and the flame of that anger melted a domain into roiling chaos.

Above, the serene Yes. Below, the rebellious No.

Man walked the green Earth between. Rose. And fell. And chose. And chose. And chose again.


( 8 comments — Leave a comment )
Apr. 3rd, 2010 11:46 am (UTC)
Ohhh, I really liked this. Very intense. Creation myths are so much fun to explore.
Apr. 3rd, 2010 07:50 pm (UTC)
Thank you lastwrite! This one kind of came out of nowhere for me.
Apr. 3rd, 2010 12:54 pm (UTC)
Apr. 3rd, 2010 07:51 pm (UTC)
Thanks, m'dear!
Apr. 3rd, 2010 01:20 pm (UTC)
Lovely wording! *reads again*
Apr. 3rd, 2010 07:52 pm (UTC)
I'm so glad you enjoyed it!
Apr. 3rd, 2010 06:40 pm (UTC)
This is beautiful imagery. Have you seen the movie The Nines, with Ryan Reynolds? I think you might like it.
Apr. 3rd, 2010 07:55 pm (UTC)
Thank you, blacklid! No, I haven't seen it. *adds it to her list*
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