Bittersweet

Seven sins of wantonness andeverything that’s good is goneSell it all for glory from the peersSilicone priestess scratch the back andtwists the knife to boneKick against the pricks and scrape the shinsI’m the enemy in the enemies nowSwallowed the pillDrank to the fillAll these things I carry nowIn this bittersweet, […]

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Shimmer

She calls me from the coldJust when I was low, feeling short of stableAnd all that she intendsAnd all she keeps inside, isn’t on the labelShe says she’s ashamedAnd can she take me for awhileAnd can I be a friend, we’ll forget the pastBut maybe I’m not ableAnd I break […]

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Song For You

It’s all I wantIt’s all I needed now it’s throughIt all comes back to youThe only oneThe one I needed I abuseMore color for the bruiseSo I sing this song for youThere’s nothing left for me to doGood-bye dear oneVenus I thought you’d bless me tooSo selfish to presumeSo I […]

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Sunburn

The sky was dark this morningNot a bird in the treesAnd silence hung suspicious and anxiousLike a blanket covered screamAnd you were goneYou were not there for meAnd I cursed the sky and begged the sun toFall all over meThis life’s not living, babyLiving ain’t freeIf I can’t find my […]

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Ozone

I wanna make her go, I wanna make her comeI wanna push her awayDon’t wanna feel no painDon’t wanna feel no shameDon’t wanna feel this wayI’m so alone hereWhy must I beI’m the one she calls ozone babyShe waits alone for me to come downBut I want to fly like […]

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Hideaway

Hideaway, take me nowI cannot face another roundAnd I’m flipping through the pagesFor a name to take my placeClose my eyes, wish that I could find a spaceTo hideawayTroubled days cloud my eyesStole the sun from my skiesAnd in this darkness I am tossing, turningLying wide awakeHold my breath, wish […]

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It’s Come To This

And I found my head uncrowned and all life’s sweet nectar flowing downthe cracks and seams wasted on some petty little prayersAnd IReached up for despair but I was well below that cherished stageAnd allMy mangled hopes all song unsungI fear I’ve wasted all my sunI fear I’ve wasted all […]

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New Thing

Take me out aliveTake me out it’s all so staleGive me another lifeExcuse me if I tried and failedAnd I don’t mind if I fallIt’s not that far at allI got a new thing, it’s so inspiredIt’s not the real thing, but it’s for meBecause the real thing I don’t […]

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Jesus Or A Gun

Walk away, I walk the wireAnd my fields are burning in the flamesFeel my way, blind in the mireStruggling from your voice inside my headBut now everything’s trying to drag me downBut I’ll rip the sky from the groundBut tell me now, who’s my saving oneJesus or a gunStripped away […]

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