Philippines 2018 from Kids Sea Camp

Orisel Gonzalez


Orisel Gonzalez

I just want to be a Seal

La La-La La

I just want to be a Seal

La La-La La

At Kids Sea Camp in the Philippines

I just want to be a Seal

I don’t want to be a Shark, No!

I don’t want to be a Shark, No!

Because they don’t have the cool bark

I don’t want to be a Shark, No!

Don’t want to be a manatee

Don’t want to be a manatee

‘Cause they aint in the Visayan Sea, Nope

Don’t want to be a manatee.

Dora Nathanson


Dora Nathanson

Diving in the Philippines
With Mamas Biggs, Tess and Suzette
There’s nothing we have needed
That they couldn’t
Somehow get

Diving in the Philippines
We braved jellyfish with some dread
But all of that was worth it
For Margo’s shot of three whale sharks, Dan
And his conehead

Diving in the Philippines
Competed with time in Vida spa
We all indulged quite heavily
But no one more than
Our mascot and her ma

Diving in the Philippines
Is like glimpsing parts of heaven
But nothing quite compared
To seeing Raymond
In his new Adidas, size eleven

Diving in the Philippines
Has been an experience of our lifetimes
Thank you all for the laughs and conversations
And to Kids Sea Camp
For the chance to share these rhymes