Tag: singer-songwriter

  • Mars

    I’ve got a one way ticket to Mars I hear they’ve got some really nice cars And all those shooting stars I’ve got a one way ticket to Mars I’ve got a one way ticket to the other side I told my baby and she cried and cried But it’s just foolish pride I’ve got […]

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  • DEMO: She Comes To Me

    She comes to me in silent dreams When there’s nothing to say She comes to me in whispers That take my breath away She comes to me with questions Whose answers break my heart She comes to me with nothing That she makes a work of art I hear her in the silenceI see her […]

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  • Demo: They Were Together

    He was a good man trying to be strongHonest as the day is longBut you could see where he was going wrong She was a good woman to keep in mindYou won’t see many of her kindYou’ve got to be quick or you’ll get left behind They were together every dayThey were together every wayThey […]

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  • Demo: Your Secret Melody

    “Heard melodies are sweet, but those unheard Are sweeter; therefore, ye soft pipes, play on”  John Keats After running across this quote from Keats, I thought I should have called this song “Your Unheard Melody” but secret is good too. The important concept is the place of imagination in love. The development of imagination makes […]

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  • Surrender

    I wrote this song in the lead-up to the latest war in Iraq. It felt strange to me that rather than being exhorted to war with rally cries we were being lulled with assurances we would be greeted as liberators in a quick and easy war. Now that bigotry and moral cowardice are back in […]

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