The Broken Hallelujah

For the Loving
the Loathing
and the target
who never stops moving
For all the hurt who fell
chasing their own tail
through a reflection glistening
Four sheets to the wind
and under the full sail
of a fevered imagination

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Used Lover Blues

USED LOVER BLUES
(Mercy & Grace me please Ulysses)

Once I had a lover
Was it all that wrong?
She done me like a crime
against all reason and rhyme
But she knew how to play
my favourite song
There was a time It seemed
she would haunt my dreams
and the days were
just way too long
But tell me
what can you do
when you ain’t that strong?
Lord, I’m tired of paying
these dues …
them used lover blues
Her mythology . . .
all Greek to me
Was the pounding
on Chaos’s anvil
more than a mere mortal
could ever handle?
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