Category Archive: Poetry and Songs

Oct 05 2010

Say Yes! to the wild salmon people

Adams River Sockeye photo by Gordon Judd
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Give us back our rivers give us back our streams
let wild salmon fill the Fraser – keep our oceans free
we’re taking back the forest – were cleaning up the land
say yes! to wild salmon and the people who lend a hand

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Oct 05 2010

where ever we go – a rhyme on Gordon's observations

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where ever we fight for the right of the warring
we find when we get there – it’s somewhere we’ve been.

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Oct 05 2010

my 100th post – Sockeye Sunday at Adams River

the Adams River flow... photo by Gordon Judd
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I hope Alexandra speaks about her vision next week when she comes to walk our Lumby Salmon Trails. If you want to join her – come on down to the Kiosk behind the Chamber of Commerce at noon on Wednesday October 13

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Aug 12 2010

No Organic Fish Farms

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Let’s support our farmers growing food on farming land let’s buy the food that is produced by local farming hands let us praise this planet for the soil, sun and rain and let it be organic agriculture we sustain it’s not from fish farm feed lots that our hunger will be stayed It’s not about …

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May 30 2010

Support Organic Farming

Let's support organic farming
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Let it be organic agriculture we sustain

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May 02 2010

Swim Back the Sockeye to Me

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Written by Andy Mathisen to the tune “my Bonnie lies over the ocean” The Sockeye migrate to the Ocean The Sockeye swim swim back from the Sea But when they pass under a fish farm They come down with a fish farm disease Swim back.. swim back.. swim back the sockeye to me – to …

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Apr 28 2010

Song for the salmon march

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(click this link to hear mp3 recording) Song for the salmon march Melody based on the Oscar Brand song “something to sing about” From the Vancouver Island to the shores of the forest land the rivers are calling for sockeye once more we can get out a show of hands, everyone understands this land’s for …

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Apr 19 2010

Marching for the Commons

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no more the blind consumption of resources in our common
but a sharing of life’s glory, save our land and save our ocean

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Mar 10 2010

Starving a Hungry Planet

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farming food for profit with economies of scale
grows a corporate apartheid on a planet that’s for sale

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