Category Archives: Whales and Sea Shepherd

Killing whales is adding to the planets more rapid demise

The great overtures we hear Within the ocean The great whale songs That lift the mariners hearts Into perpetuity externally forever The philosophy of existence that just starts To resonate in spirits undeniably For sum and substance It can reach … Continue reading

Soviet whaling 1946-1986

The majestic giants The baleen whales The hump back so to say That lived in the North Pacific And spent their time away Travelling for miles and miles On small fish and krill Really a gigantic beast That some humans … Continue reading

The Azores and the sanity of stopping whaling

To focus on the ethical My mind dwells on Taiji The Azores in mid Atlantic Were whalers actually So tradition said they kill whales Always sperm whales for they When they are hurt are easier To kill thats what they … Continue reading

Whale sharks of the Galapagos

What is it that makes the whale sharks Decide To come to the Galapagos No one’s denied Their beauty their wondrousness How they pacify Anyone passing And wondering why The last ocean sanctuaries Seemed so jam full Changeable currants One … Continue reading

The poaching nation identified

The Japanese have lied for years Commercial whaling and so my dears Their “research” excuses on their ships Is gone we see and now all trips Say nothing thus at whaling they Are breaking international law today Minke and humpbacks … Continue reading

Research painted on whaling ships

The Japanese push science Painting research on their ships And harpooning the precious whales On their living trips Through the Southern Ocean Where Australia should be Putting in an appearence But its not something we see At the IWC they … Continue reading

The oceans are dying

The oceans are dying So many are lying Through their back teeth Then on and beyond Poachers and hunters And criminal gangs Are out illegally The ocean hangs On a pure equilibrium NAture knows best Though the great corporations Are … Continue reading

Jessie Treverton and all our actions everywhere

The debacle that is Taiji Its historicity Compare it to the western lands And the hypocrisy The metaphysical outcome Of all of this may be A lack of understanding And intrinsicality The loss of face To the Japanese Is gravity … Continue reading

8/12 Taiji a snapshot of the vanquished

What we witnessed was almost Too much for the soul In actuality what was their role They were immortal beings Designed to be free Under the sun With a mandate to be Enduring whatever But driven and shocked These drives … Continue reading

Taiji’s decision can be grotesque

Yesterdays accomplishment of Taiji TRophy Hunters Was to catch a pod of Pilot Whales And trap them overnight Mothers with their babies With older sons and daughters Left to thinking whether being brought ashore was right The chaos and the … Continue reading