Monthly Archives: November 2018

MARKHOR (Screw horn goats)

Evolution presented The rugged the mountains Inhospitable places In Chitral where they The Markhor live out their lives Foraging daily On tussock grass and leaves Making their way Up high in the Summer And back down in the Winter Where … Continue reading

Baby calves

Abandonment reality For calves now everywhere Humans drinking dairy milk If they were aware Of What happens to the babies That the milk they drink Was for Would they want to drink it still Despite the pus and gore Its … Continue reading

Poor Bear

A meaningless murder A huntress doth pose Close to a bear Its head I suppose Almost as big as the women And she Ambushed this creature Till then wandering free She unaccountable for what she had done Inexpressible behaviour under … Continue reading

“Itsy bitsy”

The equivalent of eighty seven years Of wealth and care Almost like the little spider She was always there Amicable and kindly Family she was this Always a joy to see her Together she gave us bliss We loved our … Continue reading

Hunting holidays for all the family

We see a happy family Mum and dad and all On their hunting holiday Children as a rule Can spend some useful Hunting hours Out there on the farm Can join up with the hosts family Where all the world … Continue reading

The passing of “tongki”

A multinational conglommerate Own me thats to say I sxist in a concrete bunker In South KOrea Each day Their electronic wizardry Made no difference to me They were ignorant as the day is long And I was far from … Continue reading

Capercaillie

The Capercaillie Looks the part Extraordinary in fact A rather way out plumage And a click & clack Thats cracked The females psyche seemingly A pointer to it they dance They prance And just enhance The order of the day

Outlook

A mesh of branch and twiglets Old leaves still clinging fast A silhoutte of darkness Winter stands aghast With frost in early morning And A glaring light filled sky Skelethal mannerisms Which no one dare deny The Cherry looking wretched … Continue reading

Flame throwers

What has to be remembered here These cows ofcourse they be Females in the true sense of the word A catastrophe Of thinking comes into my mind The misogyny thats there Using flame throwers To burn away The bits of … Continue reading

His curse

Angels are susceptible To the vagaries of those Voracious drooling sons of Disrespect and how it shows Up in night time squalor Wicked as can be Transgressing every honour And integrity Duplicit in their thinking Artful by desire To take … Continue reading

“Goodday” a message to my human friend

You became my lifelong friend My rock yes I can say From a little puppy dog I kind of found my way To me I was clearly wanted I found you which felt right And so began our friendship Where … Continue reading

Intensive farming

The balance sheet And budgets Is a lot to do with scale The flesh trade Stakes its margins And where it all can fail Is with numbers Huge great sheds of animals Savings all the while Time is of the … Continue reading

Reflections

Reflections on a common theme Ones face resembles someones dream Not mine I fear for no sweet soul Has ever recognised my role In life beside them, none alas And so to face up to how crass Or perhaps how … Continue reading

Iceland’s banning order

A conscience And an integrity Insullied we can say A video made for Yule perhaps In a pure minded way With a deal of moral fibre Principled and true With a sense of responsibility Virtuous all through Iceland Foods A … Continue reading

Shearing and mulesing

Piece work means that payment Is on output And dealing with live animals We see Movement as the animals are being sheared And frustration then is evident They be Held down its uncomfortable Free spirits do not like shearers Holding … Continue reading

Autumnal ritual 27/11

27/11/2018 at Rollright Stones We are gatherered at the ROLLrights Yo share in Winters glare Its calmness and ebulliance And Autums spirit We still share Winters coming rapidly The dark times and the frost Dormancy apparent With its extended cost … Continue reading

Carolyn

Born on a Saturday Back in the time When a gallon of petrol Shows how it can climb In price now for then It was 28p A gallon its hard to believe that And we Might go into a pub … Continue reading

Samhain at Rollrights 4/11

The scene was set A roaring fire A thinning veil There to inspire A goodly few Ancestrally Robed up and masked And wanting to be The stones looked resplendent In the afternoon light Lichened and purposeful And just feeling right … Continue reading

Lisa

Personal power of thought and mind And a loyalty thats underlined A passionate observer she With moral sensibility The sunshine coast Where paradise fits nicely And each roll of dice Displays the sky and ocean wide And within that light … Continue reading