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CRASH ©2008 Caryn Kupferman crumble off the edge into the cradle of the night here’s an ocean you can drown in blind yourself tonight under this dim unsteady light surrender your surroundings when you think that the day cannot get any longer clarion call cannot get any stronger bottom will fall till nothing at all can surprise you a moment will come spit of the night choking on all that you never do right then it’s anyone’s call when you’ll give up the fight that’s inside you life’s a hit or miss you can stumble into bliss try like hell and come up empty handed so ease into the fall it’s not so scary after all to crash into total abandon when you think that the day cannot get any longer clarion call cannot get any stronger bottom will fall till nothing at all can surprise you a moment will come spit of the night choking on all that you never do right it’s so easy to call - you’ll give up the fight that’s inside you BETTER KNOW 2009 Evan Brubaker/Caryn Kupferman come round, so sweet like you think you’re gonna knock me off my feet so cool, so fine – like you’re already mine you better know, better know better know who you’re talking to you better know, better know better know who you’re talking to that sound you hear boom, boom, booming in your ear just turn it down - get your feet on the ground ‘cause you’ll need both feet on the ground when I turn it upside down you better know, better know better know who you’re talking to you better know, better know better know who you’re talking to won’t be easy so don’t be blind I’m tough but true and this love will take some time knock down that wall prove you’re not just in it for the fall don’t say my name unless your heart’s in the game you better know, better know better know who you’re talking to you better know, better know better know who you’re talking to ain’t no mystery so don’t be fooled you’ll give your touch, your time and I’ll still want more from you …better know, better know better know who you’re talking to you better know, better know better know who you’re talking to RIVER ON THE ROCK ©2008 Caryn Kupferman (with thanks and credit to Cosy Sheridan for the “my real name” assignment.) my real name is river on the rock I’m a movement unstopped a cool clear current coming hush that fear you’ve known me all your life the time is always right if you listen to the rhythm, honey there’s a reason for the flow this is where you want to go my real name is take it as it is there ain’t nothing I can give you but the best, the worst, the yet to be take my hand - follow where I lead takes courage to believe but that’s the only way to freedom, baby there’s a reason for the flow this is where you want to go faith of the non-believer faith of the non-believer faith of the non-believer my real name is river on the rock a movement unstopped cool, clear current coming don’t hold back – the truth will find a way if you say what you can say you know your story will get told there’s a reason for the flow this is where you want to go the faith of the non believer SOME KIND OF LOVE 2008 Caryn Kupferman it's been so long since I've been loved sometimes I think I never was it's been so long since I've been loved sometimes I think I never was was it a dream? was it a dream? said you'd be with me through the thick and thin but I can't find you now said you'd be with me through the thick and thin but I can't find you now was it a dream? was it a dream? who put this nightmare in its place? who put this blue sky laughing in my face? some kind of love do you remember when you reeled me in - that kiss against the wall do you remember when you reeled me in - that kiss against the wall was it a dream? was it a dream? who put this nightmare in its place? who put this blue sky laughing in my face? some kind of love now I’ve been of holding onto yesteryears holding onto smoke and mirrors holding on to endless tears holding on but I can't keep crying it's been so long since I've been loved sometimes I think I never was PULL ME IN ©2008 Caryn Kupferman when I'm not what you're after not what I could've been when I can't think of any good reason to stay and I can't stand you looking pull down the shade lock every door that could give me away that's when you pull me in closer than I've ever been wrapped in the curve of your arms I feel it slipping away I could lose everything got to lose everything everything gets in the way some nights the sky isn't nothing at all we can fill it up right here fill it up from inside these walls some nights the sky isn't nothing at all we can fill it up right here fill it up from inside these walls THE WAY WE GET BY ©2009 Caryn Kupferman there is nothing I can do but want you knowing there won’t come a day when our hearts can finally say all they’re needing that’s the way that we get by when I want to wrap my arms around you close my eyes to make it so make believing you don’t know all I’m dreaming that’s the way that we get by you say everything will be okay but I know that’s a wish and a lie I am not your home I know I am not your home you don’t have to tell me that you're leaving see the sadness in your smile you are laughing even while you are crying that’s the way that we get by that’s the way that we get by that’s the way that we get by WHEN THE WORLD ©2009 Caryn Kupferman when the world stopped revolving I lay down turned my face from the distance to the ground heard the earth's lonely heartbeat make a, such a, lonely sound saw the birds on a mission flying home how I wished I were with them flying home for these heels on the gravel make a, such a, lonely song I lay down with my will like an anchor at sea still as the dark still as the deep still as the time stopped in front of me oh the wind is a traveler's soul unbound ever free - never willing to be found hear its breath in the distance make a, such a, lonely sound EASY NOW ©2009 Evan Brubaker/Caryn Kupferman I sleep easy now got nothing to lose nothing to keep me up late at night chasing those midnight blues I sleep easy now got nothing to hide no one to stop me from trying the things I’ve been longing to try I’m not troubled and torn Wondering what I should do Got that jump in my step And it’s all thanks to you I sleep easy now on the sweet side of free with no one to pine for, no one to make sure, no-one to need I’m not troubled and torn Wondering what I should do No more guessing what’s wrong Second guessing what’s true I don’t think about that I don’t think about you oooh, it’s easy now I sleep easy now for as long as I please floating over a cloud like a cool summer breeze I sleep easy now got no reason to cry it’s a feather bed world just my pillow and I It’s easy now ON THE ISLAND ©2008 Caryn Kupferman there’s so little I can do still I want to comfort you I can see you on the island alone helpless tears fall from your eyes now the pain’s too big to hide I am with you on the island alone And my hand is on your shoulder I will help you to get over If all I can do is sit by I will be here to remind you There’s a strength you’re gonna find You’ve got joy still to come in this life There’s so little I can do I can’t bring him back to you I can’t make it go away, or find the words to say That will get you through the night That will make it be alright I can’t make it be alright, that’s true But my hand is on your shoulder I will help you to get over If all I can do is sit by I will be here to remind you There’s a strength you’re gonna find You’ve got joy still to come in this life You’ve got joy still to come in this life You’ve got joy still to come in this life WHAT WILL I DO? ©2008 Caryn Kupferman was something in your smile made me want to stay the danger bells rang in my head but I just let ‘em play oh, how we gave it all each rise and fall now what will I do if your promise comes true? ‘cause something in my mind made me back away I just can’t stand a winning hand worth more that I can pay and good luck don’t shine on this hell bent life of mine so what will I do if your promise comes true? You said, you said Yours was the best love I’d ever have I said goodbye with open eyes ‘cause I can stand the pain of honesty and what will be in its terrible, terrified name when all’s said and done looks like truth is the loneliest one now what will I do what will I do what will I do if your promise comes true