Category Archives: Africa

Exporting elephants to far off countries

Really we’re all guilty Even those who say On facebook they are helping Most look the other way Post our comments freely And go to bed at night As more and more young elephants Lose their right to light Stolen … Continue reading

Killamanjaro

Kilimanjaro that mountain’s still angry Its humerals smoking Its glaciars too We still see the white summit Tussock grass and tree heathers Faery land cloud forests Groundsels Yea too Wild dogs in packs there Vultures a flying Bone breaking raptors … Continue reading

“Big cow” The Cape Buffalo

Intellect and consciousness Nature’s guru who Understands the world of Natural living Very few men could even contemplate The knowledge they possess Their power of thought Deliberative But so put out by stress Lindsay Hunt was a hunter A killer … Continue reading

Bushmeat

Its deep seated in the culture In the tradition of a place In Africa it is illegal And these days a disgrace Wild and feral animals The sick ones too can be Victims in the killing Which is why now … Continue reading

Kabwe ZAMBIA

In all of Africa and elsewhere A more toxic place there is none where Lead and zinc were mined away And from the tailings people pay Generations of children took Black mountain’s slag It kind of shook Their very being … Continue reading

The chocolate Industry needs more policing

83 billion dollars Is the turnover each year From the chocolate business And that is very clear Most cacao comes from Africa The Ivory Coast to where Most of the corporate buyers go And it just does not feel fair … Continue reading

Not all children love chocolate

To the Harkin Engle Protocol This world did nail its sails The idea was to safeguard children Coming off the rails AFrica the Ivory coast NIger and Mali BUrkino Faso, Togo and Benin All places where you might see Children … Continue reading

Hunter man

The philosophy of existence Where Every species has its place Enduring and perpetual Surviving in the face Of genuine creation Attested and fulfilled Essental and purposeful In essence all instilled With feelings and with spirit With a tendency to be … Continue reading

Ubari sand sea

AFrica’s enormous desert The saharan scene THe ubari sand sea Pyramids Vast sand dunes have always been Rising upwards artistically Casting their shadows wide Tempting the Swallows from nigeria Really to come in side 1200 miles of flapping widely Brought … Continue reading

Gugu and Impy and the Thula Thula Rhino Orphanage

A orphanage was raided By two armed men And they raped a women Killed two baby Rhino’s On that day Gugu died immediately IMpy sadly he Had to then be euthanised Which was tragically The worse thing that could Have … Continue reading