Category Archives: wild birds

They walk in our midst

Theres and unsightly hideousness Sharing our spaces Their countenance countrified Forbidding faces Land owners farmers Bumpkins maybe The rustic the caustic Bloodlusting they be Throwbacks to an age Medieval before People took heed of the ways Of the law Respect … Continue reading

Robins

The Christmas Robin One and all Its numbers sadly Have to fall The English Nature Mob have said The Robins future it is dead The Christmas Robin Breast and all Its numbers they Have got to fall Its a bully … Continue reading

The Linnets

Many a poet has sung their song So killing them now has to be wrong English Nature apparently Believes they are a threat To air safety The finch family Fast trills and tweets Feeds on the ground But the elites … Continue reading

The Shrike

A fondness for the grasshoppers A rapacious bird of prey A Shrike who uses thorns And barbed wire In its weird display Catching prey like crazy And bringing it to bear Thrusting it upon a spike To hang there in … Continue reading

Grouse moors and our precious Ravens

Its weird the way that Nature works And grouse moors apparently Dont like raptors in their midst The aristocracy Apparently are in it for the game The sport of kings And kudos is a just reward For pretty birds with … Continue reading

EMU

An Emu in Spain To me its insane It came from the outback So far away Ends up in spain in some Animal park And escapes And is run down By the police Yes they mark Out their place To … Continue reading

Pheasants

Each toff Is off Their rocker Killing birds for sport Murdering in cold blood Without a single thought They really do not get a chance Its a firing range thats all It helps release frustration But for me it does … Continue reading

Murdering wildlife for the toffs

They see it like Farmed animals All of them raised to kill For meat The flesh trade Is lucrative Where The big boys get to spill A fortune And they lobby hard And grey suits Can but hear So the … Continue reading

The little yellow hammer’s message after BREXIT

A yellow hammer just a little bird From long ago Nature created its refrain Its song we all loved so Flitting across wide habitats Into landscapes where Every little bunting Just cast away despair Poets from a former time Noted … 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