You Must Believe in Spring

When lonely feelings chillThe meadows of your mindJust think if winter comesCan spring be far behind? Beneath the deepest snowsThe secret of a roseIs merely that it knowsYou must believe in spring Just as a tree is sureIts leaves will reappearIt knows its emptinessIs just a time of year The frozen mountains dreamsOf April’s meltingContinue reading “You Must Believe in Spring”

Go No More A-Roving

So we’ll go no more, no moreSo we’ll go no more, no more So we’ll go no more a-rovingSo late into the nightThough the heart be still as lovingAnd the moon be still as brightFor the sword outwears its sheathAnd the soul outwears the breastAnd the heart must pause to breatheAnd love itself have restContinue reading “Go No More A-Roving”

Northern Sky

I never felt magic crazy as thisI never saw moons knew the meaning of the seaI never held emotion in the palm of my handOr felt sweet breezes in the top of a treeBut now you’re hereBrighten my northern sky.I’ve been a long time that I’m waitingBeen a long that I’m blownI’ve been a longContinue reading “Northern Sky”

Grown Up Christmas List

Do you remember meI sat upon your kneeI wrote to you with childhood fantasies Well I’m all grown-up nowAnd still need help somehowI’m not a childBut my heart still can dream So here’s my lifelong wishMy grown-up Christmas listNot for myselfBut for a world in need No more lives torn apartThat wars would never startAndContinue reading “Grown Up Christmas List”

Winterlong

I waited for you, Winterlong You seem to be where I belong. It’s all illusion anyway. If things should ever turn out wrong And all the love we have is gone, It won’t be easy on that day. Waiting to follow Through the dreamlight of your way Is not so easy for me now. HalfContinue reading “Winterlong”

Live to Love

Love is life’s end,an end but never endingAll joys all sweets all happiness awardingLove is life’s wealth ne’er spent but ever spendingMore rich by giving taking by discardingLove is life’s reward rewarded in rewardingThen from thy wretched heart fond care removeOh should thou live but once Love’s sweets to proveThou wilt not love to liveContinue reading “Live to Love”

Winter Wonderland

Winter Wonderland is another perfect song for a snowy, blustery day like today. It reminds us after the storm there’ll be wintry paths to play along, creating snowmen while building dreams of the future. It’s a story of a couple in love – gender, age or race is NOT specified – so it could applyContinue reading “Winter Wonderland”

Friendship

A friend is a person who is “for you” always,under all circumstances.He never investigates you.He likes you just as you are.He does not alter you.Whatever kind of coat you are wearing,whether you have on a dress suitor a hickory shirt with no collar,he thinks it’s fine.He likes your moods,and enjoys your pessimismas much as yourContinue reading “Friendship”

Gifts from the Sea

When you love someone, you do not love them all the time, in exactly the same way, from moment to moment. It is an impossibility. It is even a lie to pretend to. And yet this is exactly what most of us demand. We have so little faith in the ebb and flow of life,Continue reading “Gifts from the Sea”