Brand New Ball Game

Now that we’ve said our vows Now that we are married Now that we’ve committed To one love until we’re buried It’s a brand new ball game Things are different than before It’s a brand new ballgame Without innings or keeping score Without bases, without pitches With dreams of going from rags to riches No,Continue reading “Brand New Ball Game”

If We Had To Say Goodbye

When we’re at the movies And I look over to you in the soft light So many memories fill my mind As you hold my hand so tight Me being me, I get fearful Like an awkward boy in junior high I think about what would happen If we had to say goodbye It wouldContinue reading “If We Had To Say Goodbye”

Me and my Rotgut Whiskey

She’s really goneShe packed all her thingsShe took the ring I scrimped and saved forOn this freezing day in early SpringI’m left with this bitter stingNow It’s just me and my Rotgut Whiskey She’s really outShe left her phone and a noteShe’s had enough of what we didn’t haveAnd rather than cut her own throatSheContinue reading “Me and my Rotgut Whiskey”

There’s No Shame In Being A Country Boy

You can be ashamed of being a rich kid ’cause your parents give you what you want You can be ashamed of being middle class and of Uncle Jeb who’s a chef at a restaurant You can be ashamed of your hand-me-downs and your little baby brother named Roy You can be ashamed of allContinue reading “There’s No Shame In Being A Country Boy”

If I Only Had a Truck

I’ve got my T-Shirt, it’s whiter than I’ll ever be I’ve got my worn out boots just customized for me I’ve got my work-worn jeans from my ten hour days And my ol’ baseball hat promoting Chevrolets Chorus 1: And if I only had a truck I might have someone holding me tight like thatContinue reading “If I Only Had a Truck”

I Believe Her Now

She told me she loved me before I moved on And I think I believe her now She said she didn’t want to live without me And I think I believe her now ‘Cause she’s in a hospital bed I keep thinkin’ ’bout what she said It’s rattlin’ around in my head And I thinkContinue reading “I Believe Her Now”

I’m No Longer Nostalgic For You

I used to look back with fond memories of when you and I dated back then I’d sit and look through your letters and photos of us over and over again But one day somethin’ snapped in me Thinkin’ of you no longer made me feel blue So darlin’ as you listen to this songContinue reading “I’m No Longer Nostalgic For You”

Not So Wise

She’s as hot as biscuits on Sunday mornin’ but she can be colder than a witches tit And when I put my right hand in her left one It feels like a worn-in leather baseball mitt And when I look into those turquoise eyes There’s a whole world in there to explore Just when IContinue reading “Not So Wise”

The Regular

Well, I’m a regular at the Lucca Grill Where I order the same thing every week A Ham and Pineapple Calzone & a Coke And they listen to me even when I’m bleak I don’t have many friends around anymore My ex-wife took the kids away from me So I go there to check inContinue reading “The Regular”