Category Archives: Whales and Sea Shepherd

A small boy sits astride a dead pilot whale

A sea of blood And sinew too Decapitation Bad but true A little boy His wellies white Rides a pilot whale The light Of decency and true respect Gone And I must interject Must feel for how that whale Drenched … 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

Fresh wind dried and salted a story by the victims

Long finned Pilot Whales And some white sided Dolphins sadly Driven to shore and slaughtered By those islanders who gladly Previously trained to use The spinal cord lance or monustingari To dispatch each of us mammals So a truly fine … Continue reading

84 angels

Killing pods of Pilot Whales By driving them to shore And leaping in to cut them up Is A tragedy of war Never of their making Peace loving gentle souls Set upon by whom I see As inbred Viking trolls … Continue reading

Laptop warriors

Facebook is full of dedication Groups of people who say they Care about the various murders That happen around the world each day The Faroe Islanders slaughtering Of the beautiful pilot whales Driving them ashore for mutilation Watch their tails … Continue reading

Subsistence whaling

Feeding the community A task some see as fun Striking at a bowhead whale When all is said and done Has a degree of valour But a species of this kind That has swum around for two hundred years A … Continue reading

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