Category Archives: Poems

ROOPKUND LAKE

In the Uttarakhand state of India Thirty feet wide and six feet deep A high altitude glacial lake exists At the bottom of mountains steep In 1942 a British Forest Guard Stumbled on the lake and took a look The … Continue reading

Sean Ryan

Working under the Beech With its coppery glow Taking out bricks From a long time ago They had crumbled and moved With the passing of time The roots and the shoots Where the ivy did climb Had tested the mortar … Continue reading

We must never forget them

12 months ago the ship left Freemantle Thousands of sheep loaded they Were stressed out of their minds Having come from all over the place You can just see the signs From farm to the port Ventilation not good No … Continue reading

200 Reindeers found dead

Norwegian’s arctic Islands Through the temperature change Now see Warmer rains in December Than their ought to be And what in fact has Happened Was the animals could’t feed And then it all iced over And that did succeed In … Continue reading

The Piano man cometh

A constancy a singleness of purpose Unwearied and enduring Time stands still A prearrangement A musical An interlude Measured and devised Too soon to spill In pursuit of excellence A true means to an end Fuel to the flame Tell … Continue reading

“C”

Out of the ocean Comes a light A voluptuous sight For the eyes of the world To be moved at A single minded solution A ceaseless unflagging phenomena Pulls down from the sky Soul driven The face is yours Embedded … Continue reading

The Ibex and it’s mineral intake

Without nutritionists or doctors Wild animals they know How to get a balanced meal From what in fact does grow How to supplement their diets And keep them healthy they Scale the mountains and the the dams To help them … Continue reading

Serengeti

Vast areas of Planet Earth The Serengeti draws it’s worth Serious Skyscape overhead An immensity so someone said Wide-ranging far flung Boundless blue Straddling heaven there’s a clue Existence resides just everywhere Ubiquitous and so aware Migrants and denizens rock … Continue reading

Chinese Medicine and wild animals

Evertything was written down Transcribed from long ago Instilled and inculcated By people in the know The want for the wild essences The connectedness of need By implication perspective For remedies to succeed Whats pertinent and applicable Absolute and true … Continue reading

Criminality and the killings

The use of words like conservation When killing is the sin Hunters out to murder To butcher and to skin To ship their trophies Home to where they put them on display Criminals that’s all they are In the bright … Continue reading