Fake It

from by Jonathan Burks

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you gotta fake it til you make it
gotta dip til you dive
shake it til you break it
no one gets out alive

from the cradle to the grave
from the grave to the pie in the sky
you gotta fake it till you make it
and make it till you work it out right...

dabble in depression and scoliosis
got a back that's bent and a head full of neurosis
still I stand up straight and tip my face upright
I'm holding on for dear 'cause this the only life

dark clouds rolling in trouble on my mind
high waters hiked up man I'm ready to ride
I can't shake the feeling this aint as bad as it gets
I'm holding on for dear because this the only breath

sometimes I'm up sometimes I'm down
this mean old world keep on spinning around
and round and round I'm dizzy from the scope of it all
aint it big and blue and wet and having a ball

huddle up before the show one two lets go
no time to get ready let the rock just roll
let's intuit the groove til everybody in the know
get up and get in it and go man go go go

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from How I Roll, released September 1, 2012

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Jonathan Burks Milwaukee, Wisconsin

"When the going gets weird, the weird turn pro"

here's some pro tips:

1) Keep a scream journal. Scream into a camera or microphone at least once a day. Any word or sound will work. "FUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUCK" seems to work for me.

2) Dance for 5 minutes daily. Dance on the way to the bathroom or kitchen. Dance as ugly as you can.

3) Make funny faces. Sit in front of a mirror and get strange.
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