God wontcha shatter my soulGod won’t you break my heart Tear me apart Rebuild the fragments and patch up these scars God you can shatter my soul I’m not afraid of my scars or my holes I am whole in you
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The Silence is Too Loud
The silence is too loud! My head is filled with music and with noise. How do I find notes in fields of litter? How do I find meaning in layers of glitter? The silence is so loud!
Capo 7 G e C G eIntro Stop fucking quitting on yourselfPlease start investing in yourself, my love. Chorus I see more than you doAnd I know that in my soul that you will be just fine That you will be alright with time Stop looking to the past These worries soon shall pass SecondContinue reading “Tough Love”
Psalm 42 Conversations
Why my soul are you downcast? Why so quiet in me? I’m tired of loving and losing. I feel God doesn’t listen to me. Why my soul are you silent? I’ve been shouting so long. All I have now are whispered words. Why my soul are you quiet? I couldn’t take the clamour or theContinue reading “Psalm 42 Conversations”
But you went to heaven today
Capo 4 G e C e Chorus But went to heaven todayI miss you more every dayYour memory never will fade I would trade years of my life just to hold you again Verse 1 I wish I coule hold you again I wish I could just hold your handsVerse 2 I still see youContinue reading “But you went to heaven today”
Waves won’t you wash over me
Capo 5 G a C e G Waves won’t you wash over me? G am C And heal (em) my broken soul G? Waves won’t you wash over meN’ Make these pieces whole? As the white waves hit the ground I was lost now and found. In the space of the great profound. I wasContinue reading “Waves won’t you wash over me”
Capo 6 D A e G DGod do you collect the poems we’ve forgot? The songs we’ve forgot to sing? God do you hold tightly to those we lost too early whose memory still hurts to speak of? God do you collect the prayers we have prayed. The sorrows we’ve shared and laid upon yourContinue reading “Call Collect”
You’ll always have my heart
Capo 4 You’ll always have my heart. GEven when I’m far D or em 2×I pray that God guides you G Guards you D And minds you. N leads you in all am your ways G I pray that he’ll find you GHelp you and mind you D Be there for you am Every dayContinue reading “You’ll always have my heart”
Solo la música es fiel
Sólo la música es fiel. Todos me dejarán. Todos me abandonarán. Todavía la musica es fiel. Only the music is faithful Everyone may leave me And all I may abandon But music still is faithful. Solo queda la música Cuando todos me dejaron La música quedaráOnly the music remains.When everyone leaves. She stays. Llora queContinue reading “Solo la música es fiel”
There Are No Missing Pieces
You claim I’m giving pieces of myself. Like candy cut up for the crowds. You claim I’m just like everybody else. That I don’t know the value of myself. Nobody can take what I don’t give. I still at the core am who I am. These scars upon my soul will soon fast heal. IContinue reading “There Are No Missing Pieces”
Teach me how to sing again
Teach me how to sing again Teach me how to breathe again Teach me how to believe againTeach me how to beI used to cry every time that I sang Cause you weren’t by my side Why you had to go That only heaven knows Teach me how to bleed again teach me how toContinue reading “Teach me how to sing again”
Collision of Souls
Let it go Let it goJust a collision of souls Let it go Let it go Let it go my lonely soul Don’t hold fast to the past These memories won’t last. Maybe you were wrong This life is full of accidents While some of them will fade Some of them may stay Let goLetContinue reading “Collision of Souls”
Your Memory Resounds
Buildup introduction: 4 bars (em/ i) Your memory resoundsYour memory resoundsYour memory resoundsInter verse: Your light reverberates in this earthly space Your love resonates with all Your kindness echoes through the passageways Your goodness is heard through our global Halls We always feel you hear with us Though I’ve searched for you in shadows IContinue reading “Your Memory Resounds”
I Can Not Live Without The Music
I Can Not Live Without The Music I Can Not Live Without The Songs How Can You Say I Don’t Belong Here! Music, You Give Me The Strength To Carry On. I Swear That I Will Die Without It. I Can Not Abide Without It When I Could Not Sleep I Could Not Eat IContinue reading “I Can Not Live Without The Music”
Will you love me for the season?
ChorusWill you love me for the season? Will you love me for the day? Will you love me in the morning? Until the end of May? Verse 1Will you love my lonesome soul? We will make each other whole Will you love me by the River or by the mountainside N help me hide theseContinue reading “Will you love me for the season?”
Why Should We Dance If We’re Clumsy?
Why Should We Dance- If We’re Clumsy? Why Should We Write- If Like A Child Its Silly? Why Sing Like A Swallow, So Plain? Why Play Instruments If Your Hands Be Germane? Dance Because It Frees The Body From The Fears Within. Write Despite The Need To Denote Value Or Creed. Sing Because Someday YourContinue reading “Why Should We Dance If We’re Clumsy?”
This Music Bites
This Music Bites Its Strident And Crude But Wakes Up A Body With Its Atonal Tunes It Scratches Like Knives On A Board It Cuts You Into Segmented Seventh Chords It Hurts You It Chills You Inside I Like That I Feel It It Takes Tears That I Cry Its Alive I Detest The ClassicsContinue reading “This Music Bites”
You Say Your Polyamorous
You Say Your Polyamorous Well Honey, So Am I My Lovers- Faith And Music. They Keep Me Going High. Cecilia Kisses Me Tenderly And Puts Me Down Upon My Knees. No Orgasm You Could Give- With Her, Could Not Compete. Baby, I Am Poly Too! When I’m Filled With Dance And Song Sometimes They LoveContinue reading “You Say Your Polyamorous”
Bad Zing All Day Long I Sing Sing Sing But There Ain’t No Ring Ring Ring When I Breathe There Ain’t No Diaphragmatic Heat When I Sing There Ain’t No Zing Zing Zinga Zing Zing I Open My Mouth The Words Fall Out About My Tongue Is Taut My Heart Is Fraught My Jaw IsContinue reading “Bad Zing”
Chorus of Light
forged by light. in a dark world shaken grounded in grace. in our many colors, timbres, and cultures. we voice in unity and suspend our sonic identities. grounded brought back to the basics of: breath learnt again humbled as a child how to breathe amidst obscurity the greyness at the break of day fear notContinue reading “Chorus of Light”
Turn on the Lights
Turn on the lights the world is too dark if we can still sing then there is still hope in our hearts
Moreso, be the Music
There Is Nothing Equal To Poetry. To Imbue Words With Colors. Texts Soaked In Varying Timbres. Divine Percussive Syllables To Intone A Poem As It Swells And Falls Enamored Words. But More So To Music Is The Mystery. She Holds Meters Sacred Sweetness Conjoined With Melody Words Subjective Music Affective Accomplish Together What Words AloneContinue reading “Moreso, be the Music”
A year’s gone by.
A Years Gone By A Years Gone By Without Your Pretty Eyes Crying To The Night Who Knew This Year Would Have Brought So Many Tears? If We’d Known- Might We Have Held Each Other Closer? Leaving Places With Stagnant Hearts This Year When Our Hearts Broke Every Night When Our Tears Flowed This HeartContinue reading “A year’s gone by.”
delusional movement mind now at rest Winds us around and twist up our heads captive our hands, feet, and woes Run lost in the boughs of the forest the hushing swell of the sea, She take these troubles and humbles these feet delusional movement orgasmic to we.
Forsake Not The Letters Inscribed On Your Bones Forsake Not The Reason/S Your Breath Quietly Flows Forsake Your Head But Betray Not Your Heart For Its Treason Its True Forsake Not That Which Is Seared On Your Soul But Forsake Not The Letters Inscribed On Your Bones Send This Pain Back To The Dust AndContinue reading “Forsake not”
Belly breathe Belly breathe My body is a cello My belly is a hole My legs are made of chords My feet are made of Frets My hair is made of strings My hands are made of ivory I am made of trees Belly breathe Belly breathe Just expand my soul Just expand my stomachContinue reading “Belly Breathe”
Why Must I sing in Minor?
Why must i sing in minor? Write poetry so sad? Can’t my mind choose lovely things To dwell on from the past?
I met an angel in the morn
I met an angel in the morning. At six o’clock she woke me. Twas twice the hours her spirit called. So I stayed I, in the chapel to greet the angel next to me. And sat I hence on the piano bench and plaid a psalm to please her. And at 9 o’clock my tearsContinue reading “I met an angel in the morn”
The little tender green sprout-ling
Lungs swallowed. Heart sulked. Canopy drops And the velum does fall The rains poureth on Too windy Not spinning Un grounded Flourish! Sweet voice. Burgeon! Tender green tones Cut off! Not my pristine and resonant hues Stave not! These roots. Pine not Over thine seed. Quench not The veld Nor the spurs of coniferousContinue reading “The little tender green sprout-ling”
If the music dies within me
If the music dies within me This shall not break the chains Wherever she is I will go If music is an ocean, Let me be her silver kissing fish If music be a daffodil, Then I will be her pith. Let me near to music In any shape or form Music is my meaningContinue reading “If the music dies within me”