Araluen

[audio mp3="http://mattralph.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/08/araluen-aug-2nd-2009.mp3"][/audio] (c) words/music matt ralph 2009 How longs the drive to Araluen, Where the tulip show is on this time of year, And you take the road that winds past Rocky Gulley to bide some time, But the morning sun's too cold to dry your tears, You clear your head and re-adjust the mirror, And you wish you lost your way but find your there, And the day is dark and cold, Too late for winter, But the shadows now are lifting and...

Rivers and Valleys

[audio mp3="http://mattralph.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/01/pav-rivers-and-valleys-17_3.mp3"][/audio] words/music © matt ralph 2019 Stick to the rivers and valleys my child, Stick to the rivers and valleys my child, Oceans of madness are easy to sail, Stick to the rivers and valleys my child, You'll find that love is your shelter my child, You'll find that love is your shelter my child, Mountains of hatred are easy to climb, Stick to the rivers and valleys my child, All you need is love and water my child, All you need is love...

The Long Way

We do it the long way, We go round the long way, Let me take you the long way, Yeh we know where we’re going, We see it in the distance but we like to take our time, There’s no need to hurry where we’re going, We could be there just in a moment if we wanted, But we like to take the long way, We do it the long way, Looking down upon the old merry go round, There’s just one way it’s...

Happiness

[audio mp3="http://mattralph.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/01/pav-happiness-17_3.mp3"][/audio] words/music (c) matt ralph 2000 I know that we parted in search of new life, I'm glad you found happiness, I'm glad you can smile, Oh Happiness, Gone, To you to live, Oh I wanna live inside you, Inside your happiness, You are my centre, You are my life, I am my emptiness, I search to find, Oh Happiness, Gone, To you to live, Oh I wanna live inside you, Inside your happiness, I'll get better soon, And then we'll laugh about it, But til that day comes, You better listen to this, You have...

Time to be Free

[audio mp3="http://mattralph.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/01/pav-time-to-be-free-17_3-1.mp3"][/audio] words/music (c) matt ralph 2002 Crazy about you, Crazy what we're going through, Wild just to hold you, But I must believe, Oh that it's time, That it's time to be free, That it's time to be free, Yesterday's gone, Now I must believe, That it's time to be free, Yes that it's time, When I'm alone I am clear and resolved, You've got your life without me, Oh but when I'm near you, I need someone to remind me, That it's time to be free, That it's time to...