Dear world Dear deeply precious world It is i fear That the climate problem Will never be resolved In time As our leaders The little bleeders Are to idiotic And greedy To get of their big backsides In time To save us And themselves Despite the science That has been known For over 70 years Of the consequences Of our existence So with all my heart And deepest passion I beseech you all To act now March on all our leaders Write Shout out Hold your banners high Go...
The tree stood, no longer Amongst friends Silent, and alone As it bathed In an now unhealthy ozone Other than its leaves Trembling In a chilling breeze The breeze picked up And strengthened The leaves were pushed together Like unwanted lovers Embraced, then screaming No longer under cover As a sharp wind Ripped them free From their mother tree No longer in her tender embrace As she was soon To be bleeding sap Bare, and barren From her emerald glory Her children now gone And lying...
The whole world knows That we need to reach zero emissions Before 2050, or so The largest populated Have proffered zero 10 to 20 years later Which is a no go Now also trying to weather The Pandemic Over 5 million have died from this curse Could of been even worse That the vaccine denied One country left COP26 In a huff As they deemed their security Was not enough Brazil, is ill, and dying Their leader is defying What's next? What are we waiting for? Hoping it's not A third world war ...
If Mother Earth Was our child And we were her parents Charges against our parenting Perhaps would include Systematic abuse Violation of human rights Neglect Abandonment Enforced child labour Maltreatment Ignorance of health, and care needs Eventual infanticide The global reality Of what many children face daily The fading beauty Of Mother Earth Our children will also face Hunger And the aftermath Of chaos That they'll inherit
I sense tears In the ether A quiet sobbing As if the planet itself Is quietly weeping At the rhetoric Of the gathering Of the clans Making their plans To further delay Of the necessary changes As late as possible Rather than the logical option To start acting right now Time is of the essence They are likely To put of until tomorrow What needs doing today One action Speaks louder Than a thousand words But all we get Are empty promises What is wrong with these people?
When i look To the mess Of my flat I cannot help That In some way It reflects The state Of the planet And that No matter How much i do It will never Be quite the same As it once was Unfortunately That if a cloud Ever had A silver lining It was probably Caused by Pollution
The Air that we breathe The Water that we drink The Food that we eat These United The Lifeblood of our survival They need to stay connected One missing link And the game is over For humanity And mother Earth We are all mere strands In the web of life Break the strands That nature provides Then, when The ecosystem collapses Under the weight Of our demands And abuse And greed Then we all die We all know what happens When a house of cards Collapses
Luscious lava spilling from her center Like an explosion. People run away In terror but it is how this earth was Built, from spilled lava and tremors Like an earthquake. The earth sways And tilts but somehow like a vase Or a sailing ship we keep steady.
Who wants to buy an island, beachfront property going really cheap For a hundred grand the whole fucking island is yours to keep Yes, that's right for one hundred thousand you can possess it all The tons of plastic, glass, and paper products creating this ball
A floating mass of garbage, a problem that no one wants to solve They just don't realize it's the ecosystem being robbed All of that plastic poisoning the ocean, killing marine life And who's catching more hell than the sea turtle's strife