Treasure Island

David Wood

(07 April 1950 / London)

This Earth's Tiny Plot


Oh’ how rolls that deep blue sea
What tales it could tell you and me
Its constant rolling, its breaking spray
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People abuse the earth in every way. Destroying animal habitats and polluting earth sea and sky.

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  • Joan Smith (5/5/2013 5:37:00 AM)

    Another nice reflection of this poets mind. He is able to see, look and inform us in a very nice way. Well written David. Joan Smith (Report) Reply

  • Kevin Halls (4/14/2013 10:23:00 AM)

    A well written poem David, and spot on too.
    As someone who loves the outdoors I agree with all what you have said.
    Well penned! (Report) Reply

  • Neela Nath (4/10/2013 8:30:00 PM)

    Very true. Our idiocy is the cause of our doom.We are breaking the rhythm of Nature.we claim we are the most intelligent creature.Thanks for focusing on this burning problem. (Report) Reply

  • Anthony Di''anno (4/10/2013 9:31:00 AM)

    Very well written David. There is a lot to be said for the way we used to farm. Not only did it provide employment for many it also provided community spirit. We ate well and we kept fit. We were strong and we were healthy. We were self reliant. We worked in harmony with nature not against it. Nowadays we poison the land and waterways. We poison the earth. We poison the wildlife. We poison ourselves and each other. Monsanto play a major part in this through their seeds and pesticides. We are killing our world and all the good it contains.
    Thank you for your words. (Report) Reply

  • Aftab Alam Khursheed (4/9/2013 3:39:00 AM)

    Well written we are gliding and think about present so selfish we are Thanx David a good poem 4th and 5th stanza very bold (Report) Reply

  • Dave Walker (4/8/2013 11:52:00 AM)

    A great poem as the years pass there is less to protect.
    In the end there will be nothing left. (Report) Reply

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