Keepin’ Secrets

I used to not tell you what I spent money on I used to pay only with cash from the bank I used to see how far I could take it And gamble with your trust until it sank I’m in this truck parked by the courthouse I see you dressed in brand new clothesContinue reading “Keepin’ Secrets”

The Whole Time I Knew

The whole time I knewI was falling for youAnd you were fallingFor me, too I can’t explain howOr why, dearIt simply was, to meCrystal clear The whole time I knewIt was a love, so trueThere was nothing moreI could do, but surrenderAnd keep opening upalways showing upMaking sure I’d neverGo on a crazy bender TheContinue reading “The Whole Time I Knew”

I’m Big on You

I’m big on watchin’ NASCAR I’m big on my tractor too I’m big on sandlot baseball And I’m big on you I’m big on fishin’ holes I’m big on barbecue I’m big on backyard football And I’m big on you I’m big on brews after work I’m big on real slow dances I’m big onContinue reading “I’m Big on You”

I’m Not Them

They say I’m wastin’ time with you, my dear They think they’ve got you pegged, it’s so clear You leavin’ me is the last thing I fear ’Cause I’m not them and neither are you I know the ins and outs of all that you are You’re my rock, my foundation, my shining star YouContinue reading “I’m Not Them”

Miss You, Babe

The girls won’t leave me alone They wanna know when you’ll be home I said I’d ask cause I didn’t know We miss you, babe We miss you, babe They wish I could cook like you And I really don’t know what to do You should know the truth We miss you, babe We missContinue reading “Miss You, Babe”

Songs, not Poems

I write the songs That no one wants to hear People are indifferent To my concern and fear About my former lovers About guilt inside my heart For mucking up so many times Now I don’t no where to start I write the songs That no one wants to play They’re all writing theirs, I’mContinue reading “Songs, not Poems”

Khaki Wacky Woman of Mine

When we’re out on the town On a pub crawl during the day She likes leerin’ at Military men And listens to what they say And she dances with them all She leads them by the hand On those shiny parquet floors To the music from the bands That khaki wacky woman of mine ThatContinue reading “Khaki Wacky Woman of Mine”

More Cowbell

Keep telling yourself I want you Like I’ve wanted nobody else Keep telling yourself I need you Got your picture on my shelf Keep telling yourself the only one Who I want right beside me Whether we’re in heaven or a living hell Cause you’d be right as raindrops I need you like songs needContinue reading “More Cowbell”

More than a Hookup

She and I were friends back in high schoolWe went bowling and hung out all the timeShe was one of my best friends back thenShe was my confidant, my partner in crime She went off to study theatre out in EugeneI stayed back home and wrote song after songAnd we went out for my twentyContinue reading “More than a Hookup”