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Most Recent Ballads

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Remember?
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Remember? Not too long ago, When everyone was afraid? Of the bees buzzing around Their stingers in our faces. Us running round and round, In childish bug avoiding races. Remember? Not too long ago, When everyone was afraid? Of the... (more »)
the last wish
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The last wish The sun’s watching us I’m sitting near you You got me I’ve never been so clear I’ve never been so loud So why are you being so out ? So out of your mind that You do not know what you want Ohh  ohh Another me... (more »)
Love Ain't For The Faint Of Heart
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Our love grew in the snow When nothing else could survive the cold We didn’t need the summer rain To wash away the forgotten pain Why drink water when you have wine? Why resurrect the past when everything seems just fine? Do you... (more »)
Let Me Go Home
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Let me go home, Let me go home, I am tired of this war, Please Lord bring me home. I am fighting for my life, And I am losing this war, Bring me home, Oh Lord take me home! The nightmares won’t leave, They are killing me. I want... (more »)
Ode to a Poor Little Rich Girl
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Your mansion came first. When They learned you were coming, They made to fix you up as They would the plumbing. When the folks all get green and the gossip starts humming, You know you’ve produced a fine “it girl.” In the decadent... (more »)
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The Poet
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I've been keeping All these feelings, Been keeping them deep inside. I don't show them, I hidden them, But sometimes I want to open wide. Sometimes in life, I can't handle strife I don't want to hurt somebody else So I start writing... (more »)
ballad of him, addressed to her
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My heart had never felt such pain And I hope it never will again, Oh! The agony of rejection, How there was a quite big section   Of my heart devout to him, My loving always filled to the brim, What I would do to receive some... (more »)
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Brief message to Chronic Pain (Oh woe is me!)
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Oh laissez faire, What have you done? Oh woe is me! Walking down the paved sidewalks. Looking at puddled rain. The sky is grey, Like yesterday. Oh woe is me! Oh laissez faire, What have you done? Oh woe is me! Oh laissez faire,... (more »)
The Ballad of Mary-Jane
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Mary-Jane, Mary-Jane, the sweet-as-apple-pie, pink-cheeked bride Crash through the dark, evergreen fields where your husband tries to hide And carve the moon in your fingertips, hold his heart in your hands; Feel the rushing river of his... (more »)
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The Greiver
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Don't tell me you feel this pain Because this pain you've never known. The loss of a brother, The grief of his mother, Can make me feel entirely alone. Don't tell me he's in a better place Because he should be in my own arms. The loss of... (more »)
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Stage Fright
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My cheeks were pink, I could barely think. The lights were bright and each word was a fight. My knees, they wobbled, as I sputtered and bobbled. My mother was right, I have stage fright. The audience cheered but I stood there and feared. What... (more »)
Trumped
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The clock ticked by and the hours passed. The days, they were numbered, this may be the last. The clouds would roll in if he were to win, and the oceans would gush as we fled in a rush. The sky would turn gray on this awful day.  The... (more »)
The Lightness in The Dark
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I look up into the dark night sky The pine trees sway and catches my eye The ground beneath me, sinks under my toes, and the light breeze tickles the tip of my nose The gnats fly around, causing a buzz in my ear The dewey leaves crunch... (more »)
To the Moon: Grandpa's Poem
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My muscles are weak and my bones are dry,                               but I have one wish before I die. My beautiful granddaughter, the littlest one,                                     take her to the moon... (more »)
Little Big World
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He has five fingers upon his hand, each holding a mass of land. The land, it goes with roaring seas, and dogs and cats and birds and bees. The rulers are people, each one with a mind, and eyes that search but may never find. Now the... (more »)
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Melody Brian
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Melody Brian, I saw her cryin', And wondered what was wrong, But I didn't wonder long. She poured her heart out, In tears and deep dispair, About her empty heart, And how she'd hoped love would linger there. "But now there is no... (more »)
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