marilittlebird

Austin, United States

I write to free the words that haunt me. / I play music to free the passion in my heart / I feel the joy, when I stand next you / I...

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Skylar

hours turned to days, / days into months / and still the thought of you / makes me shiver / you’re like the water / that runs over m…

My charming gardener…

Not going to lie… / I hate when we say goodbye / But, then again, we never really do say goodbye, do we? / We say, I love you / I m…

I would never fall

I told myself that I would never fall / This was just for fun, / no strings to hold us down / no rules to bind our lives / then the smoke…

No promises

I turn off the light / and close the door / to that part of my heart, / I don’t speak of you / my thoughts of you / stay quiet and …

I don’t know….

If space and time were dandelions, / and you and I were seeds,

See only you

when I open my eyes / I wanna see only you / just lying there. / I wanna see the morning light race across your face / as you start to wake…

Night Sky

electricity lights the sky / the thunder rumbles in the distant

Your everything

your everything surrounds me / your words, your voice

it’ll be okay

Somedays, I could care less / the world revolves within me / life is but a blur / Or the sunshines upon me / my brown skin burns / the w…

sea to rush me

I can deprive oxygen from this flame that slightly flickers within, snuff it, / Like a swish of wind, I make a wish

We bought the stars

We bought the stars today / We spent more money than we wanted to / but in the end it’s all the same / to just see their faces / st…

Before everything changes…

On this hallow’s eve / life’s script was rewritten / as the rain poured down / on our little town / floods came and pushed a…

Uno no puede vivir sin pasión

Uno no puede vivir sin pasión / o sin amor / Vivir sin amor / No es vivir / Pero vivir sin dolor / es vivir sin aire, / sin coraje, / sin p…

The Flag

Someone once said that the United States Flag has a different meaning to everyone. / Never more truer words have been spoken. / It’s …

Por Vida

I was 19 / You were 21 / Two free spirits / that somehow collided / They said we’d never last / Look at us now / 14 years later /…

Ode to Auld Triangle

All my sunny days have left me / left me under this cloud of pain / As I lay here, I’m god’s forsaken / All… but forgotten / M…

Today I sat down to write this song

Today I sat down to write this song…. / the sun showed through the blinds / hitting my guitar just right. / Trying to draw inspirati…

I bought a sailboat today

I bought a sailboat today / for no other reason than, because. / Feeling sentimental / my heart yearned for an adventure / like no other…

eyes undiscovered

stepping lightly / on the sand / leaving no evidence / with the mist, / lingering lust / hidden by the haze, / lowering my gaze / bitten…
Men at Work/ Stage build by marilittlebird

a road to nowhere

the wind bit hard / I’ve been walking for so- long down this lane / I should be used to this by now, I think to myself / a car, all too fa…

train

Can’t …. stop crying / seems to me / as it’s seen / sorrow won’t let me be / What’s that saying they always…
the Gentleman and his Lady by marilittlebird The BOYS ARE BACK IN TOWN by marilittlebird Big Bro's Hitched!  by marilittlebird

Candy Man

(Mature)

Etched in Black

as the gravel rumbles under my tires / my thoughts fall on you / I know the further I drive the closer I am / The sign says “Open fr…

Annoying…..

“what’s so funny?” / hehehe / “nothing” / " you know, not everything is funny?" / " It isnR…

my mind

Annoyed, frustrated, restless… etc, etc, etc. / Daydreaming is but a dream within a dream. / My mind no longer belongs to me.

there was this note attached

…….running out the door…. as I left / there was this gift. there was this note. attached. / my love / I’m sorry if …

90’s

Last night I sat on my comfy maroon couch that I bought with my income tax money last year. I decided that I was nostalgic for the 90̵…

Aligned

I need you to know / how much you / mean to / me / I / saw you / first standing there / unaware, smiling, laughing, being / I tried …

LEARNING SOMETHING NEW

I learned something last weekend. / We’ve all heard that old saying " WE HURT THE ONE’S WE LOVE" / Never a truer say…

WALK ON…

The sun was dim in this last year / Clouds always seemed to hang / a little lower where ever I stood / I didn’t hear the crickets cr…

Chase

we tend to lose our sense / lose our passion / lose our smile, our laugh / to all things new. / as years pass and life weighs / on our …

Lead the Way

Just a glimpse, / was just enough to see / from the corner of my eye / to see you, holding up the wall / a crowd surrounds you / women la…

nothing else to want

As the sunset fades / knowing this day is over / floods of thought overcome me / like a blanket of stars / pointing out the constellation…

I’ll sit here in the dark….

Who is suppose to chase who in this tired world? / woo me or woo you? / who deserves it more? / you sit and lie there with sulk in your v…

bury my heart

I guess it was stupid of me to believe, / you’d only want me / I guess it was dumb of me to hope, / you’d only love me / I gues…

sea to rush me

I am beginning to believe there is little to no humanity, humilty, honesty left in this home we call life
THE BARN by marilittlebird AUSTIN  by marilittlebird CONGRESS AVE. by marilittlebird UNDER THE BRIDGE by marilittlebird HOLDING THE SUN by marilittlebird devil's toenails by marilittlebird

breathe ( 7 days to finding myself)

today….. / ……… I promise / to breathe…… / ……… one breath / at a time……..
Rest In Peace ... Javi by marilittlebird

loss

The pain I feel is insurmountable / unable to stop the flood of these tears / that flow over my heart / drowning it with sorrow / A consta…

Mind the Gap

footsteps echo down / each step / often wondering if I really exist? / what if, / I leave work, / ignore these rings, / silence the chatte…

CRUSH

Crush / Who’s right, who’s wrong, – who cares?! / Just tell me what’s wrong / Don’t ignore me, / With that blank stare / Hit me wit…

pee-bo

pee-bo / pee-bo / oh— how I love you / your cherub cheeks / and tiny feet / lucky enough / to have two / fingers wrapped securly …

let go

let the words roll and fall off my tongue / tumble, tumble you down / catching you before my finger slips / hold on — as long as you …

let it fall

zip your lip / and button your heart / up / shut your eyes / and hold your breath / until it’s all come in / shed light / let it …
between us  by marilittlebird The Eyes of Texas  by marilittlebird Yo, Spider by marilittlebird

this hush

this hush / rushes over me / lids drawn / silenced by the dawn / lips slightly parted / whispers escape / truths reappear / only to be s…
AFTER THE RAIN by marilittlebird

an unexpected love

an unexpected love / seem to tiptoe slowly / into one’s heart / with a soft hello / a bold stare / indepth discussions / about no…

now what do we do?

someting broke today / it somehow faded away / turn off the radio / push these happy songs / that once reminded me of us / mean nothing …
wonderment by marilittlebird walking off by marilittlebird in the bluebonnet(s)  by marilittlebird in the bluebonnets by marilittlebird

after you leave

Even after you leave / I still have the essence of you on my mouth
Marcus Joseph by marilittlebird

wondering…

Yesterday, while in the in the shower / thoughts of you struck me / my mind came alive / my chest felt warm— not from the rushing w…

my 4th of July

What does 4th of July mean to me? / HAH! Sounds like a grade school assignment. As kid it meant FIREWORKS! EXPLOSIONS! BB-Q cookouts, fami…

Joe and Jack

See there is a difference between Joe and Jack. / Joe is fair in skin and hair, our golden boy / Jack shines with his dark features, tall d…
Texas Wildflowers by marilittlebird Bluebonnets by marilittlebird pathway by marilittlebird Mossy by marilittlebird Green Belt  by marilittlebird Broken Hearted  by marilittlebird

ser·en·dip·i·ty

Was it an accident when our paths crossed that day? / Come to think of it I can’t even remember if it was a Tuesday?

through the blinds, I see / the morning light shine / upon your face / so rough and course / I climb on top / but you don’t awake…

inked of crimson

afraid to stand / here, in front of you / sealing my fate / slashing a letter A / cross my chest / inked of crimson / you do not waive /…

learning

I’ve seemed to have figure somethings out / In these 32 years I’ve graced this earth / In these 14 years, I’ve had to lov…
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