YOU’VE GOT TO BE GOOD

http:// Here’s a lesson that I learned in school, C  E7 Right along with the golden rule: A7 If you want to be great,  you’ve got to be good.  D7 G7  C C#dim G G+5 It’s not polite when you you brag and boast. C E7 It’s not about who’s got the most. A7 If you want to be great,  you’ve got … [Read more...]

BLACK SERPENT; a song for America’s water

Sweet water, from the Rockies,                    A Montana to the plain,                                     A     E Wide Missouri,  America’s river                   E To amber waves of grain.                               E    A Still see horizons black with buffalo, Hear the steps of … [Read more...]

THE BALLAD OF POPE FRANCIS   

https://youtu.be/9_dhyoHeokg Good Pope Francis had arranged A conference on climate change, So scientists could share research With men and women of the Church. You might not think there’s any harm, Science and religion arm in arm. - But we beg to disagree!" Says the fossil fuel … [Read more...]

SEATTLE, DON’T BACK DOWN!

Everyone else has gone, But Shell Oil’s still hanging on. Every day they roll the dice, Melt away the Arctic ice. And now Shell Oil is at your door. They want to drill on the ocean floor. Seattle, Seattle don’t back down! Just do the math and you will learn We’ve got more than we can … [Read more...]

ONLY LOVE WILL SAVE THIS PLACE

In the ashes of the garden, In the zones of sacrifice, These harsh, polluted places Once passed for paradise. You’ll never see the GDP Save a soul from waste. Only love will save this place. When corporations raise the flag, When blighted empires rise, When bankers, squeeze, extracting … [Read more...]

REMEMBERING HOW TO DREAM

CHORUS: Some things seem impossible, then you win. Can’t see just where you’re going ‘till you begin. No matter who you are,  no matter how things seem We need  your help remembering how to dream. You may hear people saying it can’t be done. Good things can seem impossible ‘till you’ve … [Read more...]

THE HEART OF NEBRASKA

  F                            C                         G                    C THE WEATHER IS TOUGH ON THE PLAINS OF NEBRASKA. TORNADOES AND LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE ANYWHERE. BUT THE PEOPLE ARE TOUGHER, THE RANCHERS AND FARMERS. THEY WORK WITH THEIR HANDS AND THEY DON'T PUT ON … [Read more...]

For Bidder 70

There is a man you ought to know, American in his heart and soul, Risked all his liberty, Taking on the powers that be, Delivering our public lands Out of liquidators' hands, Sure looks like a patriot to me. He took a number and held it high, Bought every piece that he could buy, Came … [Read more...]