Category: SAM PHILLIPS

Hole In Time – Sam Phillips

a misfit cactus filled with bottled hope he answered like a sick man getting out of bed suspicion and thirst curiosity and dread the blindness in control freeze the fatal bullet as we’re falling through a hole in time one night he came home and found the house burning through the frozen smoke he saw […]

I Can’t Stop Crying – Sam Phillips

Crawled to separate corners the line went dead I closed my heart up tore your love for me to shreds Tangled wires / love can’t breathe pulling tighter to my ruthless need Don’t look down I want you unconsolably I can’t stop crying Stubborn distance closes in with your assistance bitterly begin To build a […]

Expectations – Sam Phillips

You lock me up with your expectations Loosen the pressure you choked me with I can’t breathe I can’t breathe You stripped my heart with your accusations You shut me into an affectation Loosen the pressure you choked me with I can’t breathe I can’t breathe Let me pull down on your high ideals To […]

Strawberry Road – Sam Phillips

under the eyes of fallen statues dry blood they’ve never seen pain is sharper when i suspecy that true love runs looking for us like a lion in our dreams the strawberry road where the dream fades is down between our longing and desire the strawberry road there our hearts break into love you censor […]

Beating Heart – Sam Phillips

Before common days become legend How long have I got ‘Til this dream of life becomes heaven Oh, life passed too fast It’s hard to know it won’t last forever How long have I got Before passion gives up its fire How long have I got Before time strangles desire Oh, my fear is to […]

Tripping Over Gravity – Sam Phillips

of control spilling down to culture mock you can tell me feet will land on the ground, safe, and walk tripping over gravity missing logic tripping over gravity hicks on fire commuter virus has killed the balance ball stained with heaven always washing our legs won’t move at all tripping over gravity missing logic tripping […]

Carry You – Sam Phillips

When the water’s too high I will carry you I will carry you When the water’s too high When the water’s too high I will carry you I will carry you I will carry you I will carry you I will carry you When the water’s too high I will carry you When the night […]

Holding On To The Earth – Sam Phillips

I’m afraid I won’t wake up If I stop and listen I’m afraid I’ll hear too much Trying to hold on to the earth Holding on for what it’s worth I’ve got a long black cadillac marble hot tub in the back Champagne waterfall solid gold question mark twenty feet tall Try to paint a […]

When I Fall – Sam Phillips

we don’t want hearts that feel we want to live above it all i feel you closing in a target on my skin i think you’ll be there when i fall we might get out of time we might connect our minds we might land beyond the wall when i fall i might give love […]

God Is Watching You – Sam Phillips

When you have a shattered heart – God is watching you When you’re a slave and when you’re freed – God is watching you When what you call love’s really need – God is watching you God is watching you God is watching you When you wake up in the night – God is watching […]

I Don’t Want To Fall In Love – Sam Phillips

I can’t think of reasons why I should want you like that I’m stranded by my passion The whole idea fits us like a suit gone out of fashion As I said goodbye and drove away things I’d like to hear you say Rolled across my mind like clouds in an unexpected flurry I stumbled […]

I Don’t Want To Fall In Love – Sam Phillips

I can’t think of reasons why I should want you like that I’m stranded by my passion The whole idea fits us like a suit gone out of fashion As I said goodbye and drove away things I’d like to hear you say Rolled across my mind like clouds in an unexpected flurry I stumbled […]

Same Rain – Sam Phillips

i went to the moon it was too cold went to the mountain it was too young went to the ocean it was too old is it the same rain that falls on a holy man is it the same rain that falls on a liar’s hand is it the same rain that falls on […]