1966 - 2023
One of the most gifted singer/songwriters, and a woman who I have the utmost love and respect for, passed away. She was only 56 years old.
You're probably going to see and hear a lot about her mental health struggles and various conflicts and controversies from all of the usual suspects. Instead of indulging in exploitative journalism and garbage on social media, lets honor her memory by reaching out to someone you care about who is fighting their own battles and let them know that you are a safe person for them to turn to, and lets remember this artist for the music that she shared with those who wanted to listen.
It seems like years since you held the baby
While I wrecked the bedroomYou said it was dangerous after SundayAnd I knew you loved meHe thinks I just became famousAnd that's what messed me upBut he's wrongHow could I possibly know what I wantWhen I was only twenty-one?There's millions of peopleTo offer advice and say how I should beBut they're twisted and they will never beAny influence on meBut you will always beYou will always beIf I treated you meanI really didn't mean toBut you know how it isAnd how a pregnancy can change youI see plenty of clothes that I likeBut I won't go anywhere nice for a whileAll I want to do is just sit hereAnd write it all down and rest for a whileI can't bear to be in another cityOne where you are notI would return to nothing without youIf I'm your girlfriend or notMaybe I was meanBut I really don't think soYou asked if I'm scaredAnd I said soEveryone can see what's going onThey laugh 'cause they know they're untouchableNot because what I said was wrongWhatever it may bringI will live by my own policiesI will sleep with a clear conscienceI will sleep in peaceMaybe it sounds meanBut I really don't think soYou asked for the truth and I told youThrough their own wordsThey will be exposedThey've got a severe case ofThe emperor's new clothes...