Passion Failing All Around Me

Passion failing all around meWe’re all exposed on the battlegroundHearts breaking wide openSketchy footing, leaving the night unsound Cautiously looking out into the worldI’m safely behind doors & my windowpaneA vicious society who always destroysForcing love to wither & die in vain Cherishing the woman I’ll forever desireWho wears my great-grandmother’s ringUpon us to ensureContinue reading “Passion Failing All Around Me”

Waiting For Lightning To Strike

Waiting for lightning to strikeWithin these summer stormsI’ve found a good womanHer love keeps me nice & warm No need to venture out thereFor then we’d need to find clothesI’m content right where I amWatching everything from my bedroom windows

Once Upon A Suburban Street

Once upon a suburban streetWhere we lived, loved & laughedSummer comes early in JaxSo, this house no longer has a draft Warmth lets me resume my natural beingYet windows aren’t doors; they’re see-throughI strut along, giving my neighborsA bit more than a casual view

Sitting At The Windowsill

Sitting at the windowsillFingers stained by my inkFace red & tranquilly humbledCold & tumbled; too frozen to thinkThe nights are dropping tempsI’ll need to do everything to keep warmThough I’m unwrapping each layerEagerly embracing your gracious formLife is a fine chance to love youTrading kisses as I adjust your weary crownTelling stories of our youngerContinue reading “Sitting At The Windowsill”

Gimme A Minute Till I Look Pretty

Gimme a minute till I look prettyI don’t want to go out there without my cologneI can’t deal with the sketchy peopleYou know, they’ve hidden away all the pay phonesI don’t trust the Gov’t hiding behind rain coatsThe shadows are weary with their demodulationOpen your windows to the rain – expect justiceI shall bare myContinue reading “Gimme A Minute Till I Look Pretty”