In Hiding

I shut and locked the front door No way in or out I turned and walked the hallway And pulled the curtains down I knelt and emptied the mouth of every club around But nothing’s sound, nothing’s sound I’d stay but my last cab left me Ignored all my rounds […]

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Pilate

Talk of circles and punching out Looking in, drawing circles down Falling up the south marking ground Talking out of turn, drawing circles down Like Pilate, I have a dog {3X} {Obeys, listens, kisses, loves} Walks me out of town Still, one’s a crowd Making angels in the dirt Looking […]

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Nothingman

Once divided. Nothing left to subtract.Some words when spoken can’t be taken back.Walks on his own with thoughts he can’t help thinking.Future’s above, but in the past he’s slow and sinking.Caught a bolt of lightning. Cursed the day he let it go. Nothingman… (x2)Isn’t it something, nothingman? She once believed […]

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Help Help

Tell me what I wanna hearThis suits too good to be trueMy dear Tell me liesTell me lies, tell meTell me lies, tell me Help me Storybook keeps from hurting meYou seeShell of the man from the sea Tell me liesTell me lies, tell meTell me lies, tell me Tell […]

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Grievance

Have a drink, they’re buyingBottom of, bottle of denial Big guy, big eye watching meHave to wonder what it seesProgress laced with ramificationsFreedom’s big plunge Pull the innocent from a crowdRaise the sticks, then bring ‘em downIf they fail to obeyIf they fail to obey For every tool they lend […]

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