Gentle on my mind

Glen Campbell announces he has Alzheimers: http://www.abc.net.au/news/stories/2011/06/23/3251159.htm It’s knowing that your door is always open And your path is free to walk That makes me tend to leave my sleeping bag Rolled up and stashed behind your couch And it’s knowing I’m not shackled By forgotten words and bonds And the ink stains that have […]

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Diamonds and Rust

Well I’ll be damned Here comes your ghost again But that’s not unusual It’s just that the moon is full And you happened to call And here I sit Hand on the telephone Hearing a voice I’d known A couple of light years ago Heading straight for a fall

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Red flag

The people’s flag is deepest red, It shrouded oft our martyred dead, And ere their limbs grew stiff and cold, Their hearts’ blood dyed its ev’ry fold. Then raise the scarlet standard high. Within its shade we’ll live and die, Though cowards flinch and traitors sneer, We’ll keep the red flag flying here. Look ’round, […]

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alive and free

We are sailing on the seas for Jersey Clipper In search of things we yet have come to know We are sailing hard and looking for adventure We are alive and free Just being you and me Out on the rolling sea A thousand miles from home ~ from Jersey Clipper by Julian Shaw

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Hallelujah

Well I heard there was a secret chord That David played, and it pleased the Lord But you don’t really care for music, do ya? Well it goes like this The fourth, the fifth The minor fall and the major lift The baffled king composing Hallelujah Hallelujah Hallelujah Hallelujah Hallelujah Well Your faith was strong […]

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