Rivers

Rivers at midnight call
They gets in the hearts of all
Twinkling lights, dark and light shadows
That can curl your toes

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A New Beginning

(Dedicated to the Afghans who have been driven out of their country)

I came across the border
Seeking work and a home
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A New Paradise

The cinematic wonder of the French Riviera
Once captured our hearts
But is it now a wonder from a long-gone era?
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Empty Chairs

Empty chairs in a beach café
Sand and Sun but no one here
It’s such a cliché
But when did the Summer disappear?


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Mexico

The mystic of Mexico
Made me leave Idaho
Drums and trumpets
Said when are you coming

Tijuana is now my home
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Botany Bay

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Botany Bay is my new home
A chicken cost me my freedom
Now trapped and unable to roam
And this is no new Eden

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Leaving Ohio

Leaving Ohio in the rain
South on Interstate Seventy-Five
Away from mountains of pain
And going back to feeling alive

Florida is calling me
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A Small Place

I hear a voice in my sleep
The Brewery is calling
Missing it makes me weep
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The Midnight Train

Leaving Georgia on the midnight train
Big cities calling my name
I have to go but my heart is in pain
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Timbuktu

On my way to Timbuktu
Crossroads of the desert
Backpack on my back
And dying to see the view


On my way to Timbuktu
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