Sleep Baby, Slumber

there’s a quiet space inside you that is tender and its solitude will sink you like a stone everybody likes to tell you it gets better ’cause they all have tender spaces of their own and they’d rather do anything but remember when they knew that space was eating them alive so they sometimes have […]

Song for the End of Days

This is a song for the end of days. Rest your weary head. Take a long look, steady your gaze, Remember how you bled. Take a good breath and let it go Deep into the darkness. Never regret what you didn’t know. This is a time for yes. chorus You will stand again And yes […]

Standing at the Door

Oh industry You’re so damn mean to me You feel we lack Compatibility But I stand Yes I stand At the door Oh industry How you dismiss me Cause we never seem to match Stylistically But I still stand At the door knocking. Oh government With all your money spent How can you plan For […]

Tall as Our Fathers

daddy you sure showed me how to be a model citizen i found out how to get out everything i need from within too bad you only see through the barrel of your gun i wish you had a wider view but am i the only one? we’ve turned our dream into our machine which […]


we paved the day in passion and found a cool dry place we paved the day in golden ash and found an empty space we paved the day in glory and found our reckless shame we paved the day in tangerine it tasted all the same tangerine we journeyed over distant seas to find our […]

The Gospel

Verse 1 In the city of unseen prophets Just over the hill There’s an army of vagabond watchmen At the citadel In secret they walk among us Hidden in plain view But if they happen see something in us They could reveal a thing or two She told me I was trying to live easy […]

The Beans

whoops daddy i think i burnt the beans again won’t you pull my bangs again and then pull off the belt damn i really felt that wait ooh daddy you got the moody means again you’ll have to take me out back if you wanna give me something to cry about which is worse, the […]

The Greatest Story Ever Told

It feels like four hundred years since you went away Cause it’s been too many grey days. And I’ve been marching like a good soldier Almost too weary to pray. But it seems another page has turned And I’ve become so thankful for the moment I learned That I love song that leave me soaring […]

The Last Stop

i don’t know where the dream goes when the world begins i don’t know how to love you as i did then speak to me of the magic of lip to lip so that maybe i can recall the best love of all and talk to me of the tender touch of cheek to cheek […]

The Point

jenny brought the bottle home she said she’d like to celebrate her birthday pretending to forget the past passing out just like she did that last night when they took her keys away she’s a ghost without a name but everybody loves her just the same jenny took the painting down, the one with bob […]