Nut Alert


Falling coconuts
Kill more people every
Year than shark attacks*

Avoiding danger
Relaxing in the shade
They thought to be safe



About Ben Naga

Pilgrim on the lam. Please feel free to explore the links to learn more. I trust you will find some things there will have been worth the effort. See you there.

Posted on May 8, 2013, in Poetry, Writing and tagged , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 5 Comments.

  1. I’m safe not coconut trees here. 🙂

    Liked by 1 person

    • Days after writing this, I actually looked more deeply into this assertion (which apparently came from an organisation which wants to protect sharks from being killed) and it seems that it is not really supported by the facts. Still a great allegory, though. 🙂


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: