Monthly Archives: February 2018

A witches curse

A curse upon a licentious sod Who clearly did her wrong To one sweet witch who spread her curse And felt it should belong Unrestrained and promiscuous Showing disregard For her and her heartfelt tendencies So when he got his … Continue reading

Lesser Celandine

Moisture wetness dewiness Where Ficaria Verna thrives A harbinger of Spring itself A wild plant that survives Forming mats in woodlands Threatening to control In the Buttercup family It has a powerfful role Called the lesser celandine But noxious one … Continue reading

In the mountains we all become the mortals we have always been

Where blue skies remain Not a chem trail in sight Where snow falls in bucket loads Every night The might of the mountain Reaches the sky Where freedom exists In the wink of an eye Conviction to have it Is … Continue reading

Protectors

They are killing the angels Dropping like flies If you protect animals Its no surprise If others are making a killing Then they Will try very hard to put you away Ivory sales the elephant clan Rhinocerus horn despite the … Continue reading

Clumber park

They have made a legal challenge For access to the shale Are are going to the High Court Infact the heartless fail Seismic testing in Clumber Park So thats to be their game To discover where to frack the rock … Continue reading

BEARS

Planetary survivors Combative and strong Their universal conflict For some of them proved wrong Grappling with each circumstance Challenging the way Crossing swords with many And having to pay They had stickability Commitment and an aim They persisted where others … Continue reading

Anjali Goswami

Enduring surviving a genuine soul Well-grounded and tangible filling a role Of living one’s life with the purest of glow In essence in actual fact wanting to know Substantiality intrinsically she Delves into history wanting to be Ahead of the … Continue reading

Warriors

The pen may yet be more powerful Than the sword of long ago The courage of one’s convictions Where chivalry doth grow Audacity and tenacity Unflinching in the field Where cautiousness and wariness And heedfulness may build A guardedness and … Continue reading

Beluga’s

Critically endangered Which is why we should ask why Man so very unkind chooses Really to apply His arrogant behaviour To adding captivity To what is a wild cetacean Who should be forever free Immortally enduring Subsisting naturally In cold … Continue reading

Anna Rubicam stone cutter

Creating form The essence A silhoutette in time Countours structure Physiognomy Attitude in rhyme Shaping moulding carving Whittle chisel punch Knock and hammer Symmetry Beauty by the bunch Rhythmical and harmonious A marriage of mind and eye Of hands of … Continue reading

Otorongo or the Jaguar

Habitat reduction is the cause We are seeing now Wild animals and the indigenous Its hard to know now how These problems can be dealt With For clearly what we see Are the wild ones being Slaughtered with much intensity … Continue reading

Borneo and the red apes

The wider corporatocracy Its about their balance sheets Eco isnt how they earn Its about the elites The WWF and the hunters And those who stand to make more money Which the corporatocracy do With an insatiable desire For palm … Continue reading

Katmandu’s stone age butchering of the buffalo’s shipped in from India

The Indian Water Buffalo Faces adversity Transported to Katmandu Where they are murdered mercilessly 500 or so everyday Slaughtered in the street With sledgehammers and knives Nothing is discreet Their suffering is awful Babies especially Tied up and transported Without … Continue reading

SUZI and the Lahore Zoo

a zoo is a place where arrogance Has reached a total high Its where inconceivability Is a logjam in the sky Its unthinkable in wild terms Not feasible at all Exchanging what was harmony For wire cages and a wall … Continue reading

The initiation

The Barnacle Goose chick Comes into this world And thats when its troubles begin Its parents to prevent predation Have laid the eggs high And to win A life and a family And food on the table The poor little … Continue reading

Residential schools

Contemptuousness and despisedness A paltriness of mind For governments to do this So terribly unkind The indignity of breaking up Families in this way Of weaning them from ancestors And making the children pay In America in Canada in Australia … Continue reading

Robyn Davidson

Escapism to just be able To walk into the sun With inventiveness and with creativity When the day is done A vivid imagination Word paintings in ones soul A rhapsody of poetry Within ones own control Growing up in Queensland … Continue reading

When We place too much emphasis on science and making profit

An irreverence for Nature A stony indifference to What was infact imagination And Science taking the view A Matter of course Perhaps disbelief But so Felt that arrogant streak The mothers of all mothers taken for granted She Responded by … Continue reading

Foie gras

There is no peace for ducks nor geese For the human curse evolved The malediction in the spirit Where nothing has been solved Gavage or force feeding An anathema to the cause Vulgarity depravity so many hearts must pause Must … Continue reading

TAIJI All butchers they be

A total lack of pity Such heartlessness abroad Pods of innocent angels Perish by their sword The pithing tools of TAIJI The ruthlessness of man Such intolerance and rigour All part of their plan The severity of the fisherman The … Continue reading

The piglet that sang and all the chickens joined in

Will they ever forgive us The question is now on our lips Will we get a free pardon When we move from porkchops onto chips Should we now beg their indulgence Will they indulge us with grace Will we get … Continue reading

Aboriginies

We dance in the rocks of our civilization Our consciousness streams are everywhere Our ancestors matter in our hearts they chatter Dreamtime creation its how we all share Since time began we have sat under the sun With our didgereedoo’s … Continue reading

The Haenyeo of South Korea

Resolute and unprompted With Will power and determination The women of jeju their self appointed tasks To dive into the ocean Where Free diving is their thing Exploring the depths on a single breath Their prizes for to bring Conches … Continue reading

Identities

We steal peoples identitities We homogenize their senses Indistinguishability their huge power snd their magick For the whites it appeared To be beyond their understanding Redundantly they feared The culture of the ancients The genius of their might The absorbtion … Continue reading

FLU

Its winter Lets Call in all the old Call in the children We need to hold Fast to those whose immunity Is weaker by far It seems to me Give them a dose Of the lively flu The formaldehyde The … Continue reading

Myanmar and its elephants

Died out vanished lost and gone The elephants of Myanmar MongLa Bago Yama towns THe Yangon region Clearly drowns in elephant blood For what we see Is the vilest darkest murdering spree Not a scrap of sense Pure hollowness Bloodshed, … Continue reading

The Knowledge

There was Knowledge and enlightenment An order in a time gone by When consciousness was relevant And acquaintanceship was high Lore and wisdom had been acquired By experience most true It was all hands on and mindful Its what they … Continue reading

Ivory 2

The comment I should like to make On the poaching gangs who feel Their unworthiness and mischief Inside themselves reveal A malignancy a measly and corrosive And revolting tyranny Perhaps a vile affliction An impetuosity Impressionable and restless An excitability … Continue reading

Ivory

The unscrupulous opportunism In Zimbabwe today Because therecwas a dry spell The artfulness to pay Little respect to the Elephants And deviously try To poison what was left around Of the limited water supply It calls for a lot of … Continue reading

Australian Bush Meat

Meretriciousness a nice long word To start the poem going Falseness guile and artfulness The wheeler dealers showing Collusion with the grey suits With their brand of skulduggery In the dirty business the veneer And The illusory Treacherous and spurious … Continue reading