There is a diner down on Del-Paso Blvd. in North Sacramento called lil' Joes
which back in the 80s was open 24 hrs. and served the street people and late night crowd of the area.
It sat on a corner between a "Adult Bookstore" and a Motel which as you can imagine "complimented"
each other, a block and a half north of there is a A.A. hall where I finally got (and stayed) sober after waking up over a cocked and loaded Revolver convinced me it was time.
LIL' Joes had quite a…
There's debris in every doorway,broken bottles
at the curb / wounds some people carry / not the
worst of us deserve / there are words that hurt
and haunt me that I overheard one night from a
man down by the mission holding up a traffic light
Jesus only cost about a $ 1.89 in a wrinkled
paper bag that somehow heaven always sends
I only see salvation when I drink until I'm blind
sweet Jesus shed his blood for me
and all my wino…
I Don't usually post political crap here cause someone will always take issue somehow
but now since we have a censor (thank God) I'm taking that chance..givin the events now unfolding this old parody from the seventies seams relevant again!
Peace an' duck and cover heh heh heh…
Someone told me once they were standing knee deep in a river and dying of thirst
This is for him.
Standin' Knee Deep
There've been times in my life when I've felt out of touch and half-crazy
Lost in a crowd with lovers and friends by my side
There's a numbness I've known, all alone in some shimmering city
With bright lights around me and nothing but shadows in-side
There've been desperate times when my heart was so dry that I felt like…Continue