Tag: ecology

Staycation

embarkation is tomorrow -
xenophobes need not apply -
peace and love our only cargo -
let the flags of freedom fly -
open hearts and minds unchained
relate new versions of old tales
about a once and future world
that glimmers still beyond the veils -
inward voyages discover
outward passions and uncover
nature's sure way to recover

Marcel Proust - The real voyage of discovery consists not...

image: BrainyQuote

inspiration: exploration from

https://randomwordgenerator.com/

Zoo Story

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Regulate our rabid roaring.
Ease back every brutal word.
Stop the spread of sour suspicion.
Tell them too much hate is heard.
Rein in reckless rabbiting.
Ask angry creatures count to five.
Inch away from icy inclines.
No lemming leaps and stays alive.
The wise bee works to save the hive.

Watching 'The Most Dangerous Animals In The World' - The Bronx Zoo in 1963  - Flashbak

images: Pinterest and Flashbak

inspiration: RESTRAINT from https://randomwordgenerator.com

Where?

plastics don’t pollute our waters –
rhythms of slow seasons rock –
every species finds a foothold
free from artificial shock –
elemental nature governs
rules of tidal ebb and flow –
experts track down earthly truths
not cloudy claims they’re in the know –
create this world of balance restored –
elect anyone not too easily bored …

 

Image result for natural world

 

image: The Conversation

source: preference from https://randomwordgenerator.com

 

 

 

 

Tribe

Whenever my random word generator site presents me with a five-letter word – where each letter has to start a line in an acrostic poem, though goodness knows why! – I’m often in two minds.

Serious Me wants to write about something significant; Silly Me wants to write a limerick.

This time, for the sake of some peace and quiet, they can both have their way …

 

There once was a green world where youth
Respected their elders for truth.
It shriveled and died
Because old misers lied –
Ecocide is a crime with no sleuth.

 

 

Isolated Nomads Are Under Siege in the Amazon Jungle

 

 

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