Category Archives: turtles

Native rights are one thing

There is apathy and imperturbability The islanders and the Aboriginals do Hunt for dugong in amongst the eel grass And the sea turtles spearing them, its true These are rare and sensitive beautiful animals Native rights is one thing but … Continue reading

A truly compassionate fisherman

Algal blooms Produce bacteria harmful To us all And one fisherman discovered A turtle And what did befall This truly beautiful creature Was the clearly uncomfortable plight Swimming in a polluted sense How could that be right A fisherman who … Continue reading

Turtles and their destiny

I find it hard to contemplate Decisions that are made To overide the natural world Where evolution laid An existential promise Instictively that see A vibrational distinction Where sea turtles choose to be A private beach in Florida On the … Continue reading

On gossamer wings

butterflies often have highs And They need a sodium hit And natures knows best When put to the test All butterflies do is to sit On the eyes of the turtles And tell them Sad stories So sad, that they … Continue reading


Indiscriminate nets left all over the place By ignorant fisherman Who Are a disgrace They are out for themselves Its not really thinking Its opportunism And true realism Is they all lose out For lazily they Dont check their nets … Continue reading

FIghting our mother

There is a reluctance and a negativeness Around Indisposed to give up eating turtle eggs we have found Uncooperative and recalcitrant Its really rather sad Fighting our dear mother Which isnt seen as bad Really a basic obstinacy Single minded … Continue reading

Balloons in the sky guarantee we will die

A flexible bag Inflated with gas Tied with a ribbon or with string A great mass From Apple now floats High in the sky To deflate at some time And then just to lie Somewhere who knows where On land … Continue reading

A turtles lament

The existence Of life And its meaning When it comes to your shores From the sea That miracle contract with GAIA The reason is eternity For all Who appreciate thecfactual realms The turtles great armies Who come To Costa Rica … Continue reading

Human trash

For millions of years the turtles have known Costa Rica’s the place that you can call your own The beach or refuge there has moist warm deep sand And its safe to nest there that they understand So recently of … Continue reading

A little about turtles and their problems in the oceans ( dedicated to Julie Meat Out Blackw whom I met on the ether today)

Its a really frightful practice seine nets a corporate way conceived in some sick mind to catch as much and some pay the piper for the pleasure but sadly what we see is by-catch which is costly to the creatures … Continue reading