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Waxing Lyrical (the Lyric Archive)

Words, in successive order, forming thoughts, expressing ideas, sometimes in rhythmic meter, sometimes with the odd rhyming couplet, occasionally put to music, often not.

These are the words of Donovan Jones.

Is It Her?

Is it her? Is she the one? Who’s holding you back Stops you making tracks Towards me And is it her? Is she the one?… Read More »Is It Her?


Haunting, hounding,Chasing me downRunning so fastFeet leave the ground Too much going on insideChurning me up.Eating awayCan’t face it again today Timeout! Leave me aloneI… Read More »Timeout

Playing for Keeps

Don’t waste your breathDon’t waste your timeYou won’t get to meThrough friends of mine You’re not getting inYou’ve already gone too farIt’s better we bothSpend… Read More »Playing for Keeps

Freedom in Love

A husband, a wifeThey say it’s a way of lifeOther love’s not wrongJust don’t let it get too strong One love is allYou must never… Read More »Freedom in Love