News

The News, part I

Yesterday's newsit ain't relevant no more Lost track of time Picked it up Read the headline Thought "Damn, that happened yesterday! But what's happening today?" And I wondered what IS happening today? I looked around at the world but couldn't come up with a catchy headline. There ain't nothing readable but Yesterday's news

The News, part II

I'm waiting for today's paper I want to know what's happening I like to read the headlines… But the columns are just too long-winded

So I turn on the news Sit in my easy chair And visualize a depressive trance Structure the gory events Then wish I hadn't listened Wished they had some good news to tell Some Good News

So I turn on the stereo And slip inside the sleeve of a tune Wanting to match the length Wanting to create some myself

So I pull out some blank paper And a pen And I'm waiting for today's paper I want to know what's happening I like to read the headlines…