40 hour week

There are people in this country who work hard every day Not for fame or fortune do they strive But the fruits of their labor are worth more than their pay And it’s time a few of them were recognized Hello Detroit auto workers, let me thank you for your time You work a forty […]

i’m with you

I’m standing on the bridge I’m waiting on the dark I’d thought that you’d be here by now There’s nothing but the rain no foot steps on the ground I’m listening but there’s no sound Isn’t anyone trying to find me Won’t somebody come take me home it’s a damn cold night Trying to figure […]

boys light up

LET ME TELL YOU ABOUT MY MOUNTAIN HOME WHERE ALL THE LADIES NAMES ARE JOAN WHERE HUSBANDS WORK BACK LATE AT NIGHT HOPES ARE UP FOR TROUSERS DOWN WITH HOSTESS ON A BUSINESS FLIGHT TAXI IN A MERCEDES DRIVE I HOPE THAT DRIVER’S COMING OUT ALIVE THE GARDEN IS A DORSETTED THAT LADY – SHE’S […]

don’t forget me

How did you sleep last night? Was it cold outside? How can you be that way? What will the people say? Poor little orphan, misunderstood little boy The bus is leaving By the barren road of a desert highway The valleys sleep while the city screams A sea of eyes like a rainbow shines on […]

tell me a story

In the cruel of dawn So young and battleworn No time for games They’re making their way In the urban sprawl They’re not looking for love Just a little understanding That’s all there can be Tell me a story Take me to another land This world we were born in Is one I’ll never understand […]