this is a song i made up spontaneously on a recent saturday night, but didn’t have the energy to pursue it. i listened to it yesterday and thought it had promise. not till i started wrestling with the lyrics did i realize it was a lullaby.
i had the chords and the melody of the first few lines. felt like some colin hay song. just happy and miles from progressive rock.
as i goofed around with my trademark gobbledy-gook lyrics i hit on “if i liked you like you like me.” took me five minutes to figure out if the sentence parsed. once i figured out the meaning, the lyrics came fast. read more >