Will life ever return to normal after a sudden devastation? The prescribed burn is beneficial. It looks like devastation for several days – with no hope of ever coming back to life. Nature does not work that way. Thank you God. Next Blog By jeff noel Retired Disney Institute Keynote Speaker and Prolific Blogger. Five daily, differently-themed personal blogs (about life's 5 big choices) on five interconnected sites. View all of jeff noel's posts.