Dear Earth

Dear Earth,

Sorry it’s been so long since I wrote last. I guess it just kind of slipped my mind. Has it really been that many years since we talked? I’m having trouble remembering what you were telling me all … Read the rest

July 2, 2020 by Lyza Ells

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Looking for a Government

I’m looking for a government.
One whose climate policy
Is more than climate hypocrisy.
One who stays true
To what they say they will do
Instead of moving so fast
To more oil and gas.

I’m looking for a government… Read the rest

February 27, 2020 by Lyza Ells

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Decisions for My Future

How is it so
That power is held in the hands of the old,
Who mine for their gold,
When our children won’t know what it’s like to be cold?

Since I’ve only lived for these days years and hours… Read the rest

November 20, 2019 by Lyza Ells

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Alexa McDonough Institute Environment and Climate Change Canada Understorey Magazine