The Way Things Are

Constant Change

Constant Change

By the hands on a clock
The time of day appears to change
Different by the minute
Beckoning the seconds to tick away
Here we go ’round again
Will the changes ever end? …

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Lights

Lights

Stars of white
Flickering bright
Angels to guide our way
They give us sight
In a darkened night
And sometimes take our breath away…

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Slipping Away

Slipping Away

Time and again we find ourselves
Slipping into something real
Letting go of imagination
Losing the creative feel

We tangle on the red tape
And we lose control…

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Give Me Something to Sing About

Give Me Something to Sing About

I’m tired of singing of broken hearts
Or the woman I had last night
I’m fed up with singing about
The world’s constant struggles and fights…

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The Vehicle

The Vehicle

A body walks the earth — aimlessly
Naive of the things that it sees
Missing the single element
That separates the beings —
The ability to share with others
The songs it wishes to sing…

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Method to the Madness

Method to the Madness

Simplicity beyond expression
Ideas beyond control
Foresight into the master plan
Which not even you can know
So no one can understand…

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Empty Streets

Empty Streets

Dust-covered dirt
Rolling tumbleweeds
Shadows of unlawful deeds
Lonely winds fill
The hollow days
Showing how the earth decays…

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