Colder Blood Than Mine

She had blue diamonds as eyesHer lips tasted like sour apple pieShe smelled like smoke and patchouliAnd swore like a dirty old guyHer skin felt like sandpaperShe had the heart of a porcupineOh, I’m not sure why I fell for herThe girl with colder blood than mine Her leather jacket had a skull & bonesThereContinue reading “Colder Blood Than Mine”

I’m Not Here to Get Drunk

No, I don’t want a bottle of Samuel Adams, A shot of Jagermeister or Root Beer Schnapps Don’t want a Malibu and Coke or a Mudslide Cuz I don’t wanna be pulled over by the cops I’m not here to cause a scene I’m not here to listen to Punk I came here to seeContinue reading “I’m Not Here to Get Drunk”

Went Against Their Wishes

They thought something was off with him The moment he walked in and he met them His cold hands, the calculated stares, They were all Republicans, he was a Dem They didn’t like his condescending tone And his liberal freethinking ways He was a Black Lives Matter supporter And he believed in civil rights forContinue reading “Went Against Their Wishes”

Memory

Three thirty in the morning Woke up to go take a piss Then went to the front room Sat on the couch and wrote this Rain comes down hard outside I hear wind slamming the windows I decided to start up some coffee I should wash some dirty clothes And my dog is snoring likeContinue reading “Memory”

Revolving Door of Her Heart

I never knew what hit me We used to get along so well But now I’m stuck in here And it sure feels like hell Confused like I’m on Jeopardy I feel like I’m gonna win Then she falls to temptation It’s a circle game of sin Stuck, oh I am stuck In the revolvingContinue reading “Revolving Door of Her Heart”

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”

Warm and Neighborly Woman

We met at the Farmer’s Market, she was sellin’ sweet corn by the pound And I was quite surprised by her sincere smile I accidentally found Her lips were like apples from trees I’d pick from when I was young I just could not believe my eyes, she was a love song yet to beContinue reading “Warm and Neighborly Woman”

That Cowboy’s Rare

You’ve come to me with troublesYou’re confiding what’s wrongYou’re desperate for guidanceTo help you both get alongGirl, I look at you tonightAnd what you’ve got is realI’m gonna tell ya right nowExactly how I deeply feel If he forgives you for cussin’ him outIn front of all his friends a lotAnd at the end ofContinue reading “That Cowboy’s Rare”