WENDI

NOT ONLY DOES SPRING MELT THE FROST OF SEASONS PAST, BUT IT IGNITES A FLORAL FLAME. KINDLED BY RAIN, IT BIDS THE BREATH OF BLOOMS TO RIDE THE WARM SUNNY BREEZE POOR BLOSSOMS THEY AWAKE INTO THEIR GRANDEUR… ONLY TO BLANCHE… TO YOUR COMPARISON. 1988 

VISTA

THE FREEDOM OF THE FAR VISTA SENDS ITS TUNDRA CHALLENGE TO THOSE OF HOT PASSIONS WARMTH WILL NEVER MELT THE COLD NOR CAN IT SMOTHER ITS PURE, PLAYFUL, CLARITY “OUR ENCOUNTER” THEY CRY “IS THE SWIRLING OF WINDS AT A GLANCING BLOW” “IT CREATES A LANGUAGE FOR ALL DIVERSITY”

VESTURE, IMAGINATION

THE VESTURE, IMAGINATION, ADORNS THOSE IN THE GRACE OF LONELY HEARTS BEAUTY UNEQUALLED AND FLAWLESSLY UNBLEMISHED RADIATE FROM ITS VOLUMINOUSLY PLEATED FOLDS BEWARE, ONE SO ADORNED SUFFERS ONE OF TWO DISTINCT FATES: FIRST… THROUGH NEGLECT AND FOOLISHNESS, ONE MAY STEP OUT OF ROBED IMPUNITY TO AN IMMERSION OF COLD REALITY AND BECOME AS AN EMPEROR… OR… AS IS WITH ONE …

TOP OF YOUR HORIZON [IS RIGHT WHERE YOU STAND]

C I AIN’T GOIN’ OVER THE HILL F C I GOT MY ROOTS ON THE FAR HORIZON C THEY SAY I’M JUSS AS YOUNG AS I FEEL F C I’LL CATCH A WAVE ‘CAUSE I’M READY FOR RIDING C G AND I’M GONNA SHINE C GONNA LAUGH WHEN I CAN G THE TOP OF MY HORIZON C IS RIGHT WHERE …

DAN2

TO EMPTY ONE’S SELF COMPLETELY IS NOT LIKE THE DUMPING OF THE CONTENTS OF A BUCKET. CERTAIN THINGS MUST BE RETAINED UNTIL LAST OR THERE WILL BE THAT WHICH CANNOT BE EXTRACTED. YOU MUST NOT FIRST GIVE AWAY YOUR TOOLS AND THEN YOUR WARES. IT MUST BE THE OTHER WAY AROUND IN SUCH A WAY IS THE ORDER TO ACHIEVE …

My friends always said to me

My friends always said to me my curiosity’s gonna get the better of me and now I gotta listen to their I told you so’s Was a cold and rainy Friday night I was liftin’ weights with all my might I was about to settle down with a book on arms control When I suddenly felt a tickle it couldn’t …

TIME

ALL THIS TIME I WAS UNDER THE DELUSION THAT OUR CORPORAL PRISON CONFINED OUR UNDERSTANDING AS WELL AS OUR TEMPORAL TRAVEL. BELIEVING OUR COUSINS, THE ETHEREAL WINDS, WERE FREE FROM DIMENSIONAL BONDS AND INERTIAL RAILS DUE TO THEIR FREEDOM FROM FREEDOM, I OPEN MY EYES TO ANOTHER POSSIBILITY…. MAYBE THE ANGELS ARE FREE OF TIME’S BARS BECAUSE THEY DO NOT …

TALITHA COUMI

CHORUS G Em C D TALITHA COUMI TALITHA COUMI RISE UP LITTLE GIRL FROM YOUR G SLEEP G Em C D TALITHA COUMI TALITHA COUMI HUSH NOW LITTLE DARLIN’ DON’T YOU G WEEP VERSE C D G NOW MOM AND DAD DON’T YOU TELL NO-ONE WHAT WE ACCOMPLISHED Em C D G HERE TODAY, GO NOW AND GIVE HER SOMETHING …

STREET CORNER MUSICIAN/MAGICIAN

A E NOW HE’S THE LAST OF THE STREET CORNER MUSICIANS A B HE’S PLAYIN’ HIS BOOGIE WOOGIE BLUES A E HE’S THE LAST OF THE STREET CORNER MAGICIANS G A E JUST AS LONG AS HIS MELODY IS TRUE G A E JUST AS LONG AS HIS MELODY RINGS TRUE NOW HE WALKS ALONG THEM LONESOME ROADS AND BY …

STRAY DOG THEME SONG

C HOWL AT THE MOON C HOWL AT THE MOON F C DON’T YOU KNOW THAT ITS OVER TO SOON F C WE DRINK OUR DARK BEER AND TAKE OUR BREAKS G C OUT IN THE BACK YARD [PARKING LOT] OF SKIPPY’S MISTAKE THE DOGS OF STRAY WITHOUT A CARE HOWL AT THE MOON FOR A PITCHER OF BEER WE …

RHYMES OF TRUTH

MANY TIMES THE RHYMES OF TRUTH DISTRACT MY ATTENTION FROM THIS WORLDS REALITY I IGNORE THE INCONGRUITIES IN HOPES OF SEEING A GRAND CULMONATION… A FINAL CHORIOGRAPHY… WITH HARMONY DANCING AS SMOKE BEFORE MY EYES 

RETREAT … I MEAN IT!

SETTING; DIM LIGHTING ON AN OCCUPIED COT. COT AND STAGE ARE LITTERED WITH BEER CANS…. FIGURE ON THE COT ROLLS TO FLOOR BRINGING THE CANS WITH HIM [OR HER] IN A CLATTER MSI; OH MY HEAD! … SO THAT’S WHAT THE FRESHMAN RETREAT IS LIKE…. OH MY HEAD!… [MSI STARTS AND EXCLAIMS;] OH NO! I’M MISSING GROSS LAB! [CLUMSILY GETS …