Lyrics as Poems of Life: ‘Stay Alive’

There’s a rhythm in rush these days, Where the lights don’t move and the colors don’t fade Leaves you empty with nothing but dreams In a world gone shallow, in a world gone lean… Sometimes there’s things a man cannot know, Gears won’t turn and the leaves won’t grow, There’s no place to run and…

Lyrics as Poems of Life: ‘Line of Fire’

What would you doIf it all came back to you Each crest of each wave Bright as lightning What would you say If you had to leave today Leave everything behind Even though for once you’re shining Standing on higher ground But when you hear the sounds You realise it’s just a whim And you…

Lyrics as Poems of Life: ‘Crosses’

Don’t you know that I’ll be around to guide you Through your weakest moments to leave them behind you Returning nightmares only shadows We’ll cast some light and you’ll be alright We’ll cast some light and you’ll be alright for now Crosses all over, heavy on your shoulders The sirens inside you waiting to step…

Lyrics as Poems of Life: ‘Tonight, Tonight’

Time is never time at all You can never ever leave without leaving a piece of youth And our lives are forever changed We will never be the same The more you change the less you feel Believe, believe in me, believe That life can change, that you’re not stuck in vain We’re not the…

Lyrics as Poems of Life: ‘This Is Why We Fight’

Come the war Come the avarice Come the war Come hell Come attrition Come the reek of bones Come attrition Come hell This is why Why we fight Why we lie awake And this is why This is why we fight When we die We will die With our arms unbound And this is why…

Lyrics as Poems of Life: ‘Hyperballad’

We live on a mountain Right at the top There’s a beautiful view From the top of the mountain Every morning I walk towards the edge And throw little things off Like car-parts, bottles and cutlery Or whatever I find lying around It’s become a habit A way to start the day I go through…

Lyrics as Poems of Life: ‘Aurora’

Treading the glacier head Looking hard for a moment of shine From twilight to twilight Utter mundane Aurora Goddess sparkle Shoot me beyond this suffer The need is great Aurora Utter mundane Aurora Goddess sparkle A mountain shade Suggests your shape I tumbled down on my knees Fill the mouth with snow The way it…

Lyrics as Poems of Life: ‘One Day’

One day It will happen One day It will all come true One day When you’re ready One day The false in to place The atmosphere Will get lighter And two suns ready To shine just for you I can feel it I can feel it One day Will get lighter One day It will…

Lyrics as Poems of Life: ‘Tomorrow’

I see you falling How long to go before you hit the ground You keep on screaming DonĀ“t you see me here Am I a ghost to you Now your grip’s too strong You can’t catch love with a net or a gun Gotta keep faith that your path will change Gotta keep faith that…

Lyrics as Poems of Life: ‘Waltzing Along’

Help comes when you need it mostI’m cured by laughter Mood swings Not sure I can cope My life’s in plaster May your mind set you free May your heart lead you on May your mind let you be May your heart lead you on These wounds are all self imposed A life’s no disaster…

Lyrics as Poems of Life: ‘Ali In The Jungle’

It’s, not, how you start, it’s how you finish,And it’s, not, where you’re from, it’s where you’re at Everybody gets knocked down, Everybody gets knocked down, How quick are you gonna’ get up? How quick are you gonna’ get up? Like Ali in the jungle, Like Nelson in jail, Like Simpson on the mountain, With…

Lyrics as Poems of Life: ‘Roar’

I used to bite my tongue and hold my breath Scared to rock the boat and make a mess So I sat quietly, agreed politely I guess that I forgot I had a choice I let you push me past the breaking point I stood for nothing, so I fell for everything You held me…