Category Archives: Environmental Poems

Canada Goose

What a wicked brand of arrogance Within the heart of man Who Markets their apparel and truthfully they plan To actually give the impression That collecting down and fur Is eminently ethical Not an idea that I concur Down comes … Continue reading

Ecuador is magical

Throats of fire Volcanoes higher Snow capped mountains Ecuador Beauty enlists The wispy mists And We know what its all for Such passion for the visitors Skies of purple hue Paychwork farmland Beautiful people I always think kindly of you … Continue reading

Tarkine 4

The Tarkine Its bigger than Sydney A wealth of a wilderness where Life we know about lockdowns And the realization thats there What its like to just be out in Nature In The light and the colours we see The … Continue reading

Tarkine 3

This area of wilderness Of woodlands wetlands we See and feel its paradise Its where we want to be Its beautiful and natural Great skies and rivers run Packed with many animals Who all soak up the sun I want … Continue reading

Gold fever

The presumption of gold in them hills Panning fast A fever is spreading One that may last Attracting the miners The diggers to come With their chemical clouds And Boy they have some Move into the villages In Ecuador Where … Continue reading

The Tarkine

How thoughtlessly annihilate The wilderness of souls The aboriginal custodians How history controls Our very life the air we breathe The land we walk upon The Tarkiners for 40000 years They had not gone A realness and actuality An enduring … Continue reading

Respect is what we need

The composter The grower The healer The mower The greenery supper In real terms The upper Soul in the great Mob that leap off the plain The carer The sharer With so much to gain Born to the bush lands … Continue reading

Where are the great once upon a time hunters

Once upon a time South Africa was famed For Peaches Pears and Apricots Pineapples rich and sweet Melons Ginger wondrous conserves Truly hard to beat A positive respect for farming On goodly fertile earth Producing exceptional produce Exports of great … Continue reading

Ocean Water

Plastic fish Its everywhere Inside the fish Maybe Tangled on the outside In Rivers And streams The sea Great oceans Everywhere that little fishes Go Plastic has a place it seems Although it doesn’t show Its stuck inside the fish … Continue reading

Chocolate boycott the corporations

The big boys are making money Hand over fist they be Slave labour Children kidnapped Forests cleared we see Cacao bushes everywhere Glyphosate is rife The workers have no protection Who’d want to live their life Spraying this shit now … Continue reading

Poly fluorinated Alkyl Substances

Poly fluorinated alkyl substances Forever chemicals So they say Even unborn babies Have them in their bodies The edifying truth and why we pay Banned in Denmark Not so here The supermarkets they Stain resistent carpets Water repellant clothing Cosmetics … Continue reading

Killing fields of Victoria

50,000 years If thats not long enough To walk the earth The red earth of the bush Alongside aborigines Painting in their caves Where were the Victorians In their hell born graves None of them the apple Of their mothers … Continue reading

Sea Spiracy believe every word it portrays

Sea Spiracy a film That takes us to another realm Transports us through reality And, does overwhelm The liars and the criminals That undoubtedly abound Long lines, trawlers, dredgers Who tragically are found Working under night skies Thieving as they … Continue reading

Fighting for African Animals

Fighting for Africa’s animals Writing and posting each day And seeing canned hunting Murdering Lions And African farmers Who prey On Mistaken and so naive hunters Absorbing deceit everyday They Travel and murder the caged ones lions, duped and drugged … Continue reading

Sunnyside Pri

We take so much for granted And children as we grow Lets liken ourselves to saplings Who in a forest show The richness of the fabric Some may never see Never feel the spirit Or the energy. Sunnyside its sandstone … Continue reading

Sea Spiracy

We open the great doors And let some truths out Concerning the oceans And what they are about How 80 per cent of all life Still be In the confines Of the great panoply An array of such wonder Where … Continue reading

As blood cancers rise

I don’t need your luck Helps what I need My cows are dying And its not from the feed C8 is out there All thanks to you Dumping your shit And you know that its true Its permanence guarantees Really … Continue reading

I watched it three times the dark waters I mean

Despite the dark waters Of Parkersburg, we Despite all that sadness The deaths that we see C8 is so evil And Dear Rob Bilott Industrial Processes Yes so Many we’ve got More every moment Dead in the ground Scampering maggots … Continue reading

Wilbur Earl Tannent and Rob Bilott and the Dupont case

A farmer of consequence Once lived with raptures Content in his being Beholding to time Is cows were his buddies That fed from his hands All his emotion In his best laid plans His family were gently folk Hardworking caring … Continue reading

Feelings and wildlife

As protectors it is concerning That binoculars are made And targeted at hunters An extension of trade Broadening the market Commercially feels wise But feelings have to play a part We have to realise We shouldn’t become detached from life … Continue reading

A silver spoon in the mouth of those

A silver spoon in the mouth of those Lobbyists Who do propose The reintroduction of neonicoinoids Bee killing pesticides That Good sense avoids Why on earth are we prepared To sacrifice and not be scared Of murdering the precious Bee … Continue reading

Larsen One Dane I have no respect for

To be famous for inventing A trap to murder birds Magpies crows and jackdaws I am lost for words Such intelligence is out there More so than trappers who Are wicked as the day is long Doing what they do … Continue reading

Salmon farmed v salmon wild

Salmon farming arrogance They all knew from day ONE Crowding salmon into pools Whe each day was do done Clearly it was ignorant And stupid as could be Making money is t funny When the world can see Chaos and … Continue reading

The plunderers

The Margiris owned by the Dutch So unfair A super trawler famed for its greed 6 thousand tonnes And each of them bleed Total destruction of so many souls In somebody’s ocean Acting out roles This mammoth digester Grasping its … Continue reading

Pacari Rose

High altitudes More daylight Fresh crisp clean pure air Pinchinchi province Grows the roses Long stemmed And to share Those exquisite aromas Redolent all through In a bar of chocolate Its like a dream come true And all the way … Continue reading

Is the sky the limit

Hempearth’s Derek Kesek A visionary who Uses his grey matter By greening it Its true Utterly non toxic Hemp its rightness fits Morality ethicality Is exactly where he sits Give him poetic justice The appropriate he knows well Unswerving and … Continue reading

Shoes and footballs and contempt

Perfection its out there The wild ones who be God given god made Faultless to see These magnificent animals Leaping away Under the hot sun On any day Designed for Australia In every way Their flawless condition To watch their … Continue reading

Cretian Sea Turtle

Caring, knives out ready A ball of net and knot Fishing gear abandoned What a rotten lot Really lacking judgement We just chuck shit away The turtle lives under the sea But of course is made to pay The couple … Continue reading

AUSTRALIA ready to obliterate

They thoughtlessly kill all the Roo’s That they can And as for the Barrier Reef Their love of coal Losing their soul Bringing the country To grief As for the Koala’s They get short shrift Wildness is frowned upon It … Continue reading

Rome counts the victims

Rome a beautiful city For Starlings yesterday Saw a warring faction Explosions there to stay A new year for inhabitants And the people thinking they Should try and set off fireworks Frustrated by the way Lockdowns had been ordered Freedoms … Continue reading