Up to You

[audio mp3="http://mattralph.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/01/up-to-you.mp3"][/audio] words/music © matt ralph 2008 Would you like a glass of white, I took my time, I thought you'd be late, I stayed home today, I fixed up the room, I hung up the shade that you asked me to, Modern times, You jump too soon, Light can strike you off your feet, It's up to you, Cause I've found that it doesn't really matter to me, What you do, Yeh I've cried, Now it doesn't really matter to me Thanks for the time, I needed the space, I think...

In the Night

[audio mp3="http://mattralph.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/08/in-the-night-1.mp3"][/audio] words/music ©matt ralph 2005 In the night I need a fire, and I've got one burning, so take a seat by mine, anytime girl, I've got time, I've got wine by my bed, And you won't taste any better, take a note of that, These feelings come and go, I don't listen, Cause I get caught up under the spell, Of every flame that I see, So take a note of that Take a note of that, I don't fight fires in the night, And I've got one burning, So...

New Home

[audio mp3="http://mattralph.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/01/04-new-home.mp3"][/audio] words/music © matt ralph 2012 It interrupted cricket with a score on the board, As they lay down the bat, Tomorrow they'll be leaving the kids on the street, Is all the notice they'll get, The neighbours dogs are barking, They're used to it, It's been six months or more, Soon they'll be unpacking but there's things that they'll leave in the boxes instead, One of them will cry the others happy to get into another bed, Once they all protested but they're...

Yes You Can

[audio mp3="http://mattralph.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/02/Yes-You-Can-live-at-the-Basement.mp3"][/audio] words/music (c) matt ralph 2012 You can run, You can cry, Call it out, Question why, You can run with the flag, You can dance in the fire, You can wait through it all, Like you're caught in the wind, And there's no where to run, And there's no way to win, You can look for the light, You can love you can laugh, Find a path through the dark, If you sit still enough, You can smile and be sweet with a dog at your feet, With a...

Finding Out

[audio mp3="http://mattralph.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/01/Finding-Out-late-17th-Jan-2012.mp3"][/audio] (c) mattralph 2012 Try to forget, Cigarette as I fumble Ash on the sheets Watch it fall watch it crumble Black on my face and there's sweat on my pillow I try hard to sleep Close my eyes Close the window Finding out is the hardest thing Sends your heart racing down, down, down Lay me out So I can't feel a thing Knock me out Put me under My mind repeats Half asleep the door opens My heart skips a beat like a crash in slow motion A kiss on...