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Unsaid

There’s a light in your eyes The color blue; the morning sky The way that birds know how to fly The way that words don’t And I’ve been waiting all my life A chance at this hope There’s a path … Continue reading

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How Good It Gets

Couple of drips, couple of drops And it’s nonstop, it’s nonstop, let’s all go Go dip our heads in the swimming hole The water’s freezing, keep breathing Keep breathing through your nose It’s late November, with frozen toes And you … Continue reading

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The Great State Lake

I’ve got a car and I’m driving it far Far away from you Away from the trees, the honey, and bees And the sky is always blue And I saw a lake named after a state My God it was … Continue reading

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The Only Height

Christmas Day We let it slip away And there are many flights But we don’t know if they’re landing And I can’t seem to balance I’m thrown off by gravity and time And languages and body signs And what is … Continue reading

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Like Melting

She sewed words in his mind Drove down I-35 There was such limited time There is such limited time October was a lifetime away I know I didn’t say, but please stay I know I didn’t say, but don’t go … Continue reading

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A Cold Day

Is it a cold day Enjoy a cold beer So much for long life It’s such a long year Nobody’s out here Can anyone hear It’s such a bad day For such a bad year And close your eyes tight … Continue reading

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All for Good

This life is harder We sit in circles saying nothing My child’s father Pictures will never be as good It flows like water The color bled all from your face It rains in summer Oh God, how it rains I … Continue reading

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Tattered and Torn

I feel weathered and worn; she thinks it was better before But we see different hues of colors in the night Saying magic exists, what a surprise Saying what a surprise I feel tattered and torn, but she thinks it’s … Continue reading

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55, 44, 33, 22

Fifty five and so alive, well where was that before Forty four and so bored; has it caught up to him now Thirty three and so green, if you know what I mean Twenty two and so new, just oh … Continue reading

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Falling Asleep

She goes for the throat She doesn’t know But it’s good to hope She aims for the neck Or better yet Whatever she can get She tries for the eyes She won’t deny She’s lacking┬áthe surprise She’s lacking the surprise … Continue reading

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