Sobriety

All God’s children need traveling shoes Drive your problems from here All good people read good books Now your conscience is clear I hear you talk girl Now your conscience is clear In the morning I wipe my brow Wipe the miles away I like to think I can be so willed And never do…

He moves, you move

When He moves, you’ve got to move, you know You’ve got to lose control, let go There’s nothing left to hold on to This life you live is really not your own So where He goes you go, you know He leads and you follow He moves, you move He moves, you move He moves,…

Love and Roses

Love and roses, Love and roses. Will forever and forever suround you If you want me, If you take me. If you tell me you’ll always be mine Love and roses, Love and roses. Will be there for you just for the asking Say you want me, Say you take me. And my whole world…

The Blues

All the love in the world couldn’t save you All the innocence inside You know I tried so hard to make you To make you change your mind And it hurts too much to see you And how you left yourself behind You know I didn’t want to be you Now there’s a hell I…

La parisienne

Madame est chic Apéro, paréo, bord de Seine Madame se complique, la vie à être une bohème Elle habite Paris Elle a des converses blanches Je comprends plus ce qu’elle dit Elle habite Paris, pourvu que rien ne change Elle habite Paris Je crois qu’elle m’oublie Elle a des nouveaux amis, tu sais De nouveaux…

Bird Song

Well I didn’t tell anyone, but a bird flew by. Saw what I’d done. He set up a nest outside, and he sang about what I’d become. He sang so loud, sang so clear. I was afraid all the neighbours would hear, So I invited him in, just to reason with him. I promised I…

Behave

Why can’t you behave? Oh, why can’t you behave? After all the things you told me And the promises that you gave Oh, why can’t you behave? They switched the dice on me, baby Why can’t you be good? And do just as you should Won’t you turn that new leaf over So your baby…

Memories of you

Memories of you That I just don’t have right now I’ll make them up One cup of wanting you Two cups of hoping somehow These things come true While I’m staring at pictures of you While I’m staring at pictures of you Yearning Longing Making up memories of you Making up memories of you For…

In my blood

I’m looking through my phone again feeling anxious Afraid to be alone again, I hate this I’m trying to find a way to chill, can’t breathe, oh Is there somebody who could… Help me, it’s like the walls are caving in Sometimes I feel like giving up No medicine is strong enough Someone help me…

Nothing Breaks Like a Heart

This world can hurt you It cuts you deep and leaves a scar Things fall apart, but nothing breaks like a heart And nothing breaks like a heart I heard you on the phone last night We live and die by pretty lies You know it, oh, we both know it These silver bullet cigarettes…