Spare me the middle Spare me the time spent muddling The money managing The taking the time to mind your manners The panacea, the planners, the mindless mindfullness The painless leveraged loss and gain Damn your principled stance, damn your love that never took a chance Heed the dull ache in your heart Bleed, feel, [...]
You can brush your teethIn the showerFor a good whileIt may take an hourMaybe longerBut by that timeIt may not be your teethIt may be your feet are too big The shattered ghost-riderShadows the clandestine peloton
As ever, the things we do, the things we make, the things we say, will in time be rusted, worn and washed away. Our dreams and cares will pass, our arms and hands and legs and feet, our brains and hearts, no more or less than trees and leaves and grass, will die and fade, [...]
Brilliant shafts of sunlight penetrate the canopy of ancient trees and dance across the leaves of fern and flannel flower. The warm still air is silent but for the sounds of a cool stream tripping and running across its smooth pebbled bed. A dragonfly hovers and skims restlessly above the water's rippling surface on gossamer [...]
Streetlight lamplit autumn coloured leaves
Rustle and huddle together
Scarlet cheeks shying away,
from the cool morning breeze's,
The skyline, streaked with cloud wisps,
awaits the hand of the sun,
to draw the signature of the day
Still burned around the edges With the final glowing embers Of a love that strayed. And you know before the coffee's poured You've already had much more than you can afford
The Whiskey Empire fills the Townie (Newtown) with sweet rock 'n' soul with a stiff shot of rhythm and blues.
I've been trying to make it to one of their gigs for months and was not disappointed - catch them if you can.