if you like music similar to Kind of Like Spitting, or Kevin Devine, then check out this emerging songwriter, Grey Gordon. It’s very beautifully straight-forward music.
magnets caught in a metal heart
by Thursday “She spins magnetic rings Around the dark violet heart of god She’s a magnetic field, Shower of sparks, When she comes on. There’s a silent charge In a coil of wire When the currents pass right through it. We’re coupled lines in lightning strikes, We jump like birds on a vine. We’re the magnets caught in a metal heart Where the blood is pumping through...
I was never really insane except upon occasions when my heart was touched.– Edgar Allan Poe (via lipsticksmiles)
remember my youth riding in cars at night relieving my mind to the mercy of your driving speakers bellowed loud over the strobe of streetlights that baptized my face with the glory of escape the righteous freedom that pulsed in my teenage heart a freedom i rediscover now in fleeting moments as an escaping passenger in getaway cars i need that again now from time to time to anchor feet in cluttered...
it’s better to know me through image/word rather than from across a room. i have the habit of making consistent mistakes. they expire daily on top of each other and form a thick barricade of bad moods and questions without answers until there is so much ‘fuck you’ piled up that eyes could never meet mine
i can win with anyone except you, with you i can’t. it’s not me it’s not me just a person that stings your sensitive advances i cause reproach by polluted stream of words in error my thorned speak breaks akward jagged ruck up gash and closes your eyes to my misinterpreted non-ulterior dumbness i am stricken slow with this stupid mouth that helps me find...
GIRLS + TUMBLR = worst thing to happen to the internet
ugly man with a curse upon his back and a wound wrapped up in his heart he said to stay away with his eyes and calm silence his cracked hands held low waited on his thighs long since they felt the contact of the full moon white skin softness of a woman so long since youthful spark of eyes first learned his face he looked like a...