I Don’t Know You

=== Lyrics === I don’t know you, I’ve constructed you in my mind a hundred times using words you’ve said in private and words you’ve said on stage the rest I engineered from the all the words you forgot to say. I don’t know if you still play the harmonica, but it would sure be … Continue reading

To the Untouched Heart

=== Lyrics === Dear warrior, untouched lover, You left too early my friend, but perhaps it was late enough because your mind was an ongoing horror movie where the devils always win, whispering vile music that settles as acidic fluid in your ears, deafening you, flooding your eyes with poisonous scenes of obscenity and violence, … Continue reading

Flying Kites @ TEDActive 2013

=== Lyrics === I don’t know how to fly kites, but you said I should try, lifted it to the skies and shouted, ‘I’m letting go.’ I wasn’t ready, but you did it anyway, and it was like I was watching my soul sour into space searching for possibilities of who I could become, the … Continue reading

A Point of No Return

=== Lyrics === I know of a man who claims he is no longer fed to the wolves of jealousy, that he is finally free and complete, like a willow tree that shades its own trunk, and all that seek refuge under it. I know of a woman, who is a peace activist. But jealousy … Continue reading

A Curious Beautiful Thing

=== Lyrics === ‘Come here child,’ he called on to me Tapping my head As I wrote fervently in my blue notebook I didn’t want to miss a thing! Because he was going to show me magic, the kind of magic you can create with your own imagination, the way he used to tell the … Continue reading

Kindred Spirit

=== Lyrics === You seem like the stormy winds at sea Like a green planet in an undiscovered galaxy You seem like someone I ought to meet. You run to me with determination I stumble to you in hesitation But our souls diffuse like ten incense sticks all lit at once We talked on stages … Continue reading

The Scientist

=== Lyrics === I once held hands with a scientist; We had this theory that if we controlled the experiments in our lives Our fingertips would be entwined forever The way Michelangelo joined God and Adam’s fingertips as an interface to each of their souls; Or the way electrical nodes were connected to my brain … Continue reading