Tagged with listening

CHARLIE BROWN’S TEACHER

CHARLIE BROWN’S TEACHER

what do you hear when other people speak? dog barks alien squeaks crickets chirping babies crying? i’m moving my lips tell me what’s coming out? duck quacks pig grunts hyenas laughing charlie brown’s teacher? Advertisements

THIS THAT OR THE OTHER THING

THIS THAT OR THE OTHER THING

all i hear is talk all i see is dish and rant all i hear is squawk not much walking if it’s not one thing then it’s another that will get you all amped up here from my window i can see you there going at it again wow it’s like pressing an on switch … Continue reading

HAPPENSTANCE

HAPPENSTANCE

happenstance when we crossed paths i didn’t listen thems the facts your circumstances put on flesh i didn’t hear the brain’s not clear the world’s a fog have not a clue not only them but also you are so caught in what we think a telling glance we miss the chance to do the dance … Continue reading

A-SIDES

A-SIDES

Ask me if I care You don’t know whether I do or not At all I’m so done with disparagement That’s good bad and ugly Of myself and of you And anyone else I mean listening to it too That doesn’t serve anyone well Gets no one ahead The way it goes on Drivel As … Continue reading

THIN AIR

THIN AIR

you tell me what i need i tell you i don’t need much you tell me the things you think i should want i tell you i don’t want anything you tell me what’s best and how i should live i tell you i’m already living til i’ll die you tell me who i am … Continue reading

THERE’S A LOT OF TALKING

THERE’S A LOT OF TALKING

Going on. Blah blah. There I’ve said it. Yippity-yap. Well I’ve said it many times before. I don’t mind listening. As a matter of fact I rather enjoy it. I find people likable and interesting enough. There’s a lot of talking on the TV and on the radio and on computers and gadgets, in grocery … Continue reading

FELL FLAT

FELL FLAT

Everything I said fell flat Everything I did you were unawares All the things I tried I tried alone Everything I said fell flat That strange look in your eyes The last time that we spoke You were off someplace else Was I over your head? What I said you looked blank Do you like … Continue reading

HOMOGENY

HOMOGENY

let’s be the same and agree about everything if we don’t something’s wrong and we’ll just have to fix it you know, talk well me talk and sell you cause you’ll come around on over to my side over here and that’s good you’ll fit in and agree and see my way is right cause … Continue reading

IN ONE EAR

IN ONE EAR

sometimes i don’t care but you proceed to tell me without me asking other times I’m just beat and don’t have the wherewithal to really listen then you get mad once in a while it would be nice if you would ask me how I am today wow, I really don’t remember a time when … Continue reading