Lyrics as Poems of Life: ‘Thank U’

How ’bout getting off these antibiotics How ’bout stopping eating when I’m full up How ’bout them transparent dangling carrots How ’bout that ever elusive kudo Thank you India Thank you terror Thank you disillusionment Thank you frailty Thank you consequence Thank you thank you silence How ’bout me not blaming you for everything How…

Lyrics as Poems of Life: ‘That I Would Be Good’

That I would be good even if I did nothing That I would be good even if I got the thumbs down That I would be good if I got and stayed sick That I would be good even if I gained ten pounds That I would be fine even if I went bankrupt That…

Lyrics as Poems of Life: ‘Citizen Of The Planet’

I start up in the north I grow from special seed I sprinkle it with sensibility from French and Hungarian snow I linger in the sprouting until my engine’s full Then I move across the sea To European bliss To language of poets As I cut the cord of home I kiss my mother’s mother…