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ALL MY LIFE

ALL MY LIFE Nothing gold can stay But a diamond lasts forever? We’re diamonds, sort of. Made of materials from shooting stars that exploded in a galaxy afar. Spun about to make our Earth And now we have a place to hang. Nothing gold can stay But a diamond lasts forever is the cliché They […]

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Window.

Window. One time I worried ‘cause there were no curtains on your window and although it was winter and we doubted if there were peepers I still wondered if anyone was hanging about the field watching me naked and taking it from behind. Hands clutching the bedbars pulling the feathers from the pillows with my […]

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II. Ports .& Gall

II. Ports .& Gall I. Loser If there were times when I said goodbye and didn’t mean it then I apologize for the lack of interest in a sincerity so fine that could have otherwise calculated for the misconceptions about you and me and saved us a whole bunch of nights of fights and bickering […]

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Not A Very Light House

Not A Very Light House So you’ll leave the light on for me? That’s nice, dear. But it’s a ….lighthouse. That’s what it does. It keeps the light on. I’m going to tell you now “there is no light without dark” so turn off the sky, now and disappear. You want to do something fine? […]

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Get Out of Jail Free Bard

Get Out of Jail Free Bard Escape a jail, sail: No-no marry Lest she be changing diapers instead of windshield wipers on long road trips to Californie. No-no babies Lest she be twenty years young for the uptake not when she’s forty! Escape a jail, sail: No-no family Lest she be tied down and can’t […]

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All These Nights

All These Nights All these nights they come in And the eyes are open wide And she sees the guys coming All night long And the signs, she sees them Hearts are open wild And he never calls it; He’s always Ho-Hum Yeah the times they rush in And the blood it flows in And […]

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Protection.

Protection. The guy in the back says nothing Until it’s time to pour the whiskey The girl pipes up and she starts talking Asks about the band, where they’re from and he says something. Don’t make them speak Just pour the drinks. The only sign of friendship here is a “yes.” And she asks for […]

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