WSP 156 Topside

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top·side

noun
1. the upper part of a ship's side, above the waterline.

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aint no wrong side of the bed
when you're waking up warm and fed
set of lungs pumping breath
arm around your chest

aint no star that shines
longer than a finite time
you get one go around
feet barely touch the ground

and you're gone and you're dead

I never been one to rise
with hope singing out my eyes
but I'm learning to shift
my temperament a bit

I been above, I been below
I been flush, I been flat broke
sometimes this life just floats
other times it don't

I never been one to rise
with hope singing out my eyes
but I'm learning to shift
my temperament a bit

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from Weekly Song Project v2, track released February 23, 2016
living room facing window
fender acoustic into Pigtronix pre into Audiofire pre
vox: sm57 into Golden Age Project PRE-73 MK2

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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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