Sit with me for a minute

Sit with me for a minute
Let us catch our breath before
the parade of life starts up again

Before the crowd comes back between us and
all their noise drowns out the
beating of our hearts

Before we take off one set of masks and
replace them with another
let us share a naked smile

Before we get back on our paths
a word?
Before we put this one behind
a kiss?

Published by mikepowernyc

New album "Observations" available now. A veteran of NYC’s underground music scene, Mike Power played on the stages of such beloved lost venues as CBGB’s and Kenny’s Castaways, as well as stalwart surviving ones like Arlene’s Grocery and the Bitter End as singer/songwriter/bassist with Late Model Humans. In 2020, quarantining from the global pandemic he worked remotely with other artists to record a collection of new music called Observations, that infuses his punk roots with introspective acoustic pieces.

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