The garden at Lammas

The last remnants rock Their blouses are torn And lots of dry seed heads Warn of a new dawn Lammas time beckons the mints look a treat Providing their fervour For the salads I eat The last of the Buttercups … Continue reading

WIld Blackberries

Ebony bubbles hang off thorns Plump and ready where silence warns The unsuspecting pilferer who Comes with his parched throat Raring to chew The scrambling berries the jewels of July They ramble and clamber on stems so high That cling … Continue reading

This Lammas time (a question I put to you all)

Summer came, the odd blue sky But tragically ask yourselves why The skies above now are seldom blue Without streaks of artificiality too Are crops abundant there are a few Grains to be threshed when cherries do Look plump and … Continue reading

Few now aware

A fish gasps for air A refugee too Nobody cares about them And do you? Do you care for me You don’t know me so why Would you be perturbed If I was to die Drowned off some beach Lost … Continue reading

129 Pilot Whales

120 Pilot Whales Lost their lives today The mistake they made Was swimming passed the Faroes And the bay Of violators came for them Brandishing their knives A violent wicked rotten bunch WHo set to and stole their lives Many … Continue reading

18 islands in the North Atlantic

I know if something is bad then you Don’t want it mentioned And this is the feeling I hear When you go to the Faroes Dont mention the grind For it won’t bring them feelings of cheer 18 rugged islands … Continue reading


The incoordination And the disharmony Created from the kidnapping Of creatures from their sea the randomness and turbulence. The inferno they all feel Torn out of their existence Inverted to reveal A whirlwind of emotions A rumpus of desire A … Continue reading

The handsome hog

a caring sharing organisation Is any piglets true salvation An RSPCA appointed Farm is honestly annointed Imagine it the forest stretching Out across the verdant plain The sky above the trees together On our Backs The gentle rain The capacity … Continue reading

To repeal or not to repeal that is their question

For me to repeal to go back in time To honour the torturers who would climb Back into their saddles and chase Brer Fox A child of the forests whose wildness rocks It’s absurd and senseless and asks a lot … Continue reading

Their world of sound

Abstract relations SEa World creates Chemical pools With big steel gates A concentration of torture and pain Of poor nutrition And a life spent in vain We use the word voiceless But it’s not true We are the heartless For … Continue reading