Year: 2016

  • I Savor The Pain You Cause Me – Lullabye

    You woke up something slumbering peacefully inside me Something powerful Something beautiful Something painful Now there’s no way to put it back to sleep To knock it out To get it drunk and take advantage of it It has me and it will not let go Constantly clenched Waiting for the final blow Just an agonizing […]

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  • I Savor The Pain You Cause Me – Do You Think I’m Crazy?

    Do you think I’m crazy Darling? Either way, You’re probably right I’ll defer to your judgment because I don’t trust my own My mind is such a… What? Funny thing? Train wreck? Constellation of super novas? Series of elusive mys ter ies? Dead end street?   You are such a… You are a snow-capped mountain […]

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  • High and Dry

    A friend of mine has been recommending Radiohead’s The Bends album to me for years and I finally got it for Christmas. It’s a great collection, beginning to end, but High and Dry stood out for me immediately, both musically and lyrically. I know that feeling. I used to think of myself as a trainwreck […]

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  • David Bowie

    I was a kid – ten years old or so – when i found this 45 for a nickel at a school rummage sale. I’d heard the song on my AM radio. Space Oddity. It was weird and fun and melodic, and the singer had a great voice. I was just discovering music and this […]

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  • Fictional Humans of New York – Liam

    “That was your first mistake You took your lucky break and broke it in two Now what can be done for you?” Paul McCartney – Too Many People Sure, I’m a misanthrope now, but I wasn’t always like this. I generally liked people, and most of them seemed to genuinely like me. I was interested […]

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