Leaning into the Afternoons

Baltimore Maybe

Do you remember the drive through the valley?
That deafening silence coming back from the Bay?
How could I know that would be our finale?
A heart full of dreams hid a will made of clay

And I wish I’d …

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In the Mood

(Charlotte, 2010)

When I’m in the mood
I have but one thing to think about
When I’m in the mood

When I’m in the mood
I stay up as late as I please
When I’m in the mood

When I’m …

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Breathe You

Help me. Spread my table.
I’ve been trying but I’m just not able.
There’s so much left inside,
So very much we’ve been trying to hide.
Life gets pretty heavy and I wish it was light,
But after all I …

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An old collaboration…

Another relic, this one’s a collaboration with a wonderful singer-songwriter, Jan Krist, back in 1992. Recorded in Brentwood. Lyrics (below), bass, and backing vocals are me.

(visit the post for the tunes in a convenient media player)

“Shine” – Jan …

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secret song

(Birmingham, 2007)

the clouds in your eyes remind me of how i feel
the river will rise on all the secrets i conceal
i’m following you, somehow i’ve fallen so far behind
and lately i feel i’d rather not believe …

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