Barcelona

Barcelona where the winds all blewAnd the churches don’t have windows but the graveyards doMe and my shadow are wrestling a gainLook out stranger, there’s a dark cloud moving inBut if you could hear the voice in my heart it would tell youI’m afraid I am aloneWon’t somebody please hold […]

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Life Uncommon

Don’t worry mother, it’ll be all right.And don’t worry sister, say your prayers. And sleep tight.And it’ll be fine… lover of mine. It’ll be just fine.lend your voices, only to sounds of freedom.No longer lend your strength to that which you wish to be free from.Fill your lives with love […]

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Kiss The Flame

Please love let’s make no impartial vowLet all fall awayThat’s not crucial nowI want to brave love, one that makes me weak in the kneesI want a crazy, crazy loveOne that makes me come undone at the seams‘Cause I’m tired of all these pilgrims, these puritans, these thievesOf all these […]

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Deep Water

You find yourself falling downYour hopes in the skyBut your heart like grape gum on the groundAnd you try to find yourselfIn the abstractions of religionAnd the cruelty of everyone elseAnd you wake up to realizeYour standard of living somehow got stuck on survive When you’re standing in deep waterAnd […]

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Jupiter

Venus de Milo in her half-baked shellUnderstood the nature of love very wellShe said, "A good love is delicious,You can’t get enough too soon.It makes you so crazy you want to swallow themoon."Oh, oh JupiterOh, oh be still my little heartOh, oh love is a flame neither timid nor tameTake […]

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Innocence Maintained

Ophelia drowned in the waterCrushed by her own weightHitler loved little blue-eyed boysAnd it drove him to hateBirds always grow silentBefore the night descends‘Cause nature has a funny wayOf breaking what does not bendA hero’s torso builtOf steel and NovocaneHis heart a bitter beatInside a bloodless frameThere was a hole […]

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Fat Boy

Fat boy goes to the poolSees his reflection,Doesn’t know what to doHe feels little insideAnd filled with pride Oh, fragile flameNo one sees the same Fat boy goes about his dayTrying to think of funny things to sayLike "This is just a game I play"And "I like me this way" […]

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Down So Long

Sun sets’cross the ocean,I’m a thousand miles from anywhereMy pocketbook and my heart both just got stolenAnd the sun act like she don’t even careThe wind blows cold when you reach the topit feels like someone’s face is stuck to the bottom of my shoeI got a plastic jesusa cordless […]

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Do You

Hey,you say you like the waythe cowboys tip their hats and say"How`s it goin` ma`am?"But you`re never quite clear if their glares are sincereOr really only just second hand To you it`s all roses,it`s a lavender hazeThe man is a marvel,but it`s a shame about his brainsBut that`s OK You […]

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Hands

If I could tell the world just one thingIt would be that we’re all OKAnd not to worry ’cause worry is wastefulAnd useless in times like theseI won’t be made uselessI won’t be idle with despairI will gather myself around my faithFor light does the darkness most fearMy hands are […]

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Absence Of Fear

Inside my skin there is this space,It twists and turns, it bleeds and aches.Inside my heart there’s an empty room,It’s waiting for lightning, it’s waiting for you.And I am wanting,And I am needing you here,Inside the absence of fear.Muscle and sinew, velvet and stone,This vessel is haunted, it creaks and […]

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Enter From The East

I went out a-wanderingbeneath an unknown skythe heavens all shook violently,he caught my eye.strange fruit fellit struck me to the coremy heart became a single flameit wanted nothing moreStranger, enter from the eaststranger, step inside this placeOh, and own me….own me. The clock became a bullet holecruel and unkindit hurt […]

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