Category Archives: birds and the environment

Glue trap hunting

The mentality of the French One has to realise how mean Creation gave us song birds To enrich each vital scene To encourage and to appreciate The loyalty they possess To caroll us with their raptures And ofcourse seek, no … Continue reading

Hyoscyamus Niger

On chalk or sand It sinks its roots The taste of salt It feels and needs Its stems will thicken And branch and grasp A pale green hair strewn Malodorous ask Culpeper talked of Saturn’s Folly From Now its flowers … Continue reading

The inglorious slaughter

I am driven to say How the red grouse do pay A party of toffs The arrogant scoffs At those of us who Find it cruel what you do Its known as a sport One with little thought A pastime … Continue reading

Our wild birds

Lamentation ululation Weeping wailing we The wilder birds of England Decimated be NAtural bloody England A bunch of tossers they Decided we were obsolete And should be done away With so They issued general licenses That some of us must … 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

“Maintaining wild aspects”

Wildness smacks enchantment The opposite though is true And May lead to a rewilding Its what arrogance can do “A ready to turn dirt development” Is not an attractive sign Its born out of a lack of understanding Down the … Continue reading

Sea gulls

The sociableness and gregariousness Of the seagulls Their gatherings In numbers a real treat Foraging the world For any morsal Their plaintive garrulous voices Always greet The visitors All wheeling overhead And Coming down to share A family picnic Working … Continue reading

Larsen traps

The sickness The suffering The sophistry Of the Larsen The trap we all know Denmark has banned Fir the fires Were all fanned But here gamekeepers Are making their stand With the RSPB Not the “knucklehead”public All bird lovers say … Continue reading

A testament to the intolerant that is the now

A testament to the intolerant The remorseless throw aways The compassionless society And the now thankless phase The unmindful and the spiteful Whose culpability Is out there in the ocean And is brought right home to me The shoreline as … Continue reading

Lost Creek Golf

A certain Craig Loving Worked at the above A natural location This kind of job ofcourse he did love One morning he noticed out in the lake An owl was caught up And for the owls sake Decided to free … Continue reading