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Strange Honey

What’s it like honey to do your best and be ignored? Where’s the money honey – in quality and responsibility? Who’s the mover and the shaker of the martini? Is it the man’s man or the skinny little CEO? Have … Continue reading

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Gloriously Dirty

Grime is a friend meticulous scrubbing a foe to the end and it’s coming. Insisting on clean is a dire disease suffered by citizens of the perfect regime. The barest of feet in the finest dirt the blackest hands do … Continue reading

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Heaven We’ve Chosen

[verse] Across the country I am bound to haul strivings for betterment greater than a man’s capacity for being a stranger heavier than eighteen wheels of air lighter than I though when I started out started out. Love is the … Continue reading

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River of Generations

[for my father] A man is flexible although not to the eye. A man does nothing but try and try to find a bridge to cross the muddy and meandering river of generations. We must be strong, we think when … Continue reading

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As a Man

As a man I am managing distribution of reasons goodness of water even flow of ideas checked and enriched by the right questions so we can be ready tomorrow. As a man I look out across the valley geographically webbed … Continue reading

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Broke Or Left Undone

[verse] Marty had a way of being what you did not expect Marty had a tendency to bust his head through walls the rest of us did not even see. [chorus] Throw a big rock into the lake waves go … Continue reading

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One Man

One man wears a suit ear stuck toothy cartoonish brute in a phone. One man in bare feet toes free bowed back and head covered planting seeds. One man that you did not see plasters the walls of his family … Continue reading

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