Category: Inspired by Junior High

Porch Swing Date (Part 1)

They were both in Junior High School She was a few months older than him She lived in a small town called Aromas She was Jenny and his name was Tim Tim was living on a property off Vega Road Not too far from her parents’ place They met each other on the school bus…

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Doctor Demento Show

Dedicated to Barret Hansen When I think I was about eleven or twelve years old My brother got me hooked on the Doctor Demento show I’d stay up Sunday Night just to hear funny songs and I’d record them on cassette from the radio He played songs like Dead Puppies and Wet Dream Artists like…

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The Final Cut

I remember when I was in the seventh grade And tried to make the cut for my school team Basketball was in my blood, I believed So I concentrated on my dream I made sure I got my homework done early So I could go outside to play across the street With a friend who…

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Stacie Miller

I can still smell the fragrance The Rink used in the skates we wore and see the joy on her face as we glided on that parquet floor They played Pac Man Fever and other songs that were light & fun I was twelve years old and I thought she was the one She had…

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Moreland Notre Dame

I dreamed of fortune and fame I had no sense of shame I worked hard on my game At Moreland Notre Dame There was much I overcame Cruel jokes about my name My heart was set aflame At Moreland Notre Dame I still remember it all Like it was yesterday The incense, The cafeteria What…

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Cute Klutzy Girl

There she is Walkin’ down the hall She’s kinda shy Also skinny & tall She doesn’t know I’ve liked her from afar She’s the funniest girl I’ve ever known And she writes songs on her guitar Cute klutzy girl She’s so awkward like me I wonder if she walks home alone And if she’s boyfriend-free…

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