Category Archives: wild birds

Ortolan Buntings

Guormands a name applied to those With impure thoughts Whose shameless nose Whose grossness and salacious ways Offer a bawdy unwholesome phase Called murder in the first degree The Ortolan Bunting a bird who be Migrating to Africa every year … Continue reading

The faroes

200 miles from Scotland Rugged cliffs proclaim A pardise of seabirds A people who are game To run the ocean gauntlet To drive the pilot whales Whole pods of them onto their beaches To the shallow water trails Idyllic sandy … Continue reading

Terrible twelth to the tragic tenth of December

Hen harriers have really took a pasting And much of that is down to the red grouse The coporation blood sport of the so called toffs And really all should be in the courthouse Not paying all those thousands to … Continue reading

Human’s detestablity

To loathe those cretins who set out On a mission to cause death By poisoning the wild life Denying them of breath Leaving baited carcasses For unsuspecting souls Who may be very hungry And forget that certain trolls Amongst the … Continue reading

Raptors

A paintbrush of blue sky above us The greenest of greens all around Balaton Lake’s natural beauty A storm coming bringing the sound Of the gods in the clouds with their great drums The wind scything up Through the reeds … Continue reading

Naivasha just 100 KM from Nairobi

The second largest fresh water lake In Africa 250 sq miles and its cold Just 15 metres deep The Rift valley if we leap Backwards BOAC flights Were sold And Would land here From 1937 for 13 years They landed … Continue reading

5000 miles a year thats a long way to fly

We are so in need of help From you As wild birds go we see A great deal of the planet And the changes now that be From the Chutotsk Peninsula To the Isthmus From North East Russia JApan NOrth … Continue reading

Opportuneness

In the wintry months The need is there For the wild birds to take flight The Kingfishers they stay here And it isnt always bright The rivers do get murky Frozen over thats the test Thats when they have to … Continue reading

FLAMINGO

Three children The zoo keepers Parents teachers Friends Relatives Whose right whose wrong? Compassion Who defends? FLamingo’s graceful beings Locked up in their stall Slaves to our emotion And what we learn at school Respect has lost its way with … Continue reading

Harpy

MYthology brought us The Harpies no wilder Wind spirits were there transporters of the dead Into Hades With bodies of eagles And faces aware Creation the great natural Phenomenon gave us A raptor a realization The great Harpy Eagle A … Continue reading