My Sweet Heart

Everybody loves my sweetheart Everybody loves my man All the other girls wish they had his heart All the other girls do everything they can Everybody loves my baby Everybody loves my boy All the women drive me crazy Telling me how they want to take away my joy Well, everybody loves my honey Everybody…

Resolutions

I’m giving up This whole lie, this whole me Call it out like a family Instead I bide my time, get a ride Until the rubber leaves the road You said don’t lie so I made the truth Seemed like a lie to even you Control your fear. It’s clear That you do not know…

Have a wonderful New Year

No more champagne And the fireworks are through Here we are, me and you Feeling lost and feeling blue It’s the end of the party And the morning seems so grey So unlike yesterday Now’s the time for us to say… Happy new year Happy new year May we all have a vision now and…

A Place for My Head

I watch how the moon sits in the sky in the dark night Shining with the light from the sun And the sun doesn’t give light to the moon assuming The moon’s gonna owe it one It makes me think of how you act for me You do favors and then rapidly You just turn…

Early Morning

Evening is a time of day I find nothing much to say Don’t know what to do But I come to When it’s early in the morning Over by the window day is dawning When I feel the air I feel that Life is very good to me you know In the sun there’s so…

Lunch Will Keep Us Together

Lunch, lunch will keep us together There’s no meal that’s better Just give me a fork and a spoon It’s almost noon Make me some food ’cause I want to eat soon Just stop ’cause I’m really hungry Stop, I can hear my tummy Look in the fridge and let lunch keep us together Mmm…

The Invitation

You and your smile Hold a strange invitation Somehow it seems We’ve shared our dreams But where? Time after time In a room full of strangers Out of the blue Suddenly you are there Wherever I go You’re the glow of temptation Glancing my way In the gray of the dawn And always your eyes…

Pumpkins & Cats

Run, run, catch the sun before he slips away Oh, winter Unreason’s cold, tenacity Pause your nature, dance with me One more autumn day Come, Prudence Come, reason to chase my light away Catch me, catch me No, not this day Twilight fall upon all souls Darkening our skin and bone Soon I’ll follow Prudence home Until…

Get out of my head

I just can’t get you out of my head Boy your loving is all I think about I just can’t get you out of my head Boy it’s more than I dare to think about La la la La la la la la I just can’t get you out of my head Boy your loving…

Red Apples

I went down to the river To meet the widow She gave me an apple And it was red I slept in her black arms For a century She wanted nothing in return I gave her nothing in return The ghost of her husband Beautiful as a horse Pulled up an apple cart Full of…

Rebel

Hey babe, your hair’s alright Hey babe, let’s go out tonight You like me, and I like it all We like dancing and we look divine You love bands when they’re playing hard You want more and you want it fast They put you down, they say I’m wrong You tacky thing, you put them…

Precious

Precious and fragile things Need special handling My God what have we done to you We always tried to share The tenderest of care Now look what we have put you through Things get damaged Things get broken I thought we’d manage But words left unspoken Left us so brittle There was so little left…