Get Out of Town

She said she was in love with me I am positive now she had lied She said she was feeling feelings She couldn’t keep them inside She had me meet her Momma She introduced me to her Dad But this is what he said to me During the only talk we ever had He saidContinue reading “Get Out of Town”

Second in Command

You’re the craziest woman I’ll ever know But I really don’t want you to go ’cause I love hearing your point of view and I promise I won’t ever leave you I see the beauty of you behind your eyes Inside of you is a soul that is wise From what you’ve said I thinkContinue reading “Second in Command”

The Songwriter’s Daughter

She’s got a way of looking at the world Like no one else I’ve heard of or met Her eyes are windows to a universe I don’t think I’ll want to forget I know we’re just dating right now And I don’t have much to my name But I have this feeling in my heartContinue reading “The Songwriter’s Daughter”

It’s What You Did Right

For Barbara J. Gray (Mom) You worked so darn hard Raising us kids to be good During those younger years You both did the best you could We were rambunctious as hell Rebels of our neighborhood But you accepted the call and you understood important things in life like how we’d end up to beContinue reading “It’s What You Did Right”

Sweet Tea Sunset

Sweet tea sunset With her by my side Out on the front porch Our smiles are wide The kids are playing before it gets dark Sweet tea sunset and this trailer park Most of our family say we’re not rich They look at our home and start to twitch But we love it here It’sContinue reading “Sweet Tea Sunset”

If This Ain’t Winnin’, Losin’ Ain’t So Bad

Heard through a friend of mine the other day I was brought up in a Facebook conversation A girl I haven’t seen since we graduated in ‘87 Resorted to assumption and speculation She said I was pathetic ‘n unsuccessful And I’ll be one until I pass away someday I gotta say I giggled for aContinue reading “If This Ain’t Winnin’, Losin’ Ain’t So Bad”