Wearing thin Her eyes are dimmer than they were when she was loving him at 24 years old And we’re wearing thin Like the pictures in the plastic boxes in the basement from another world And they prove that every story ends I wanna be made new again Restore my soul, restore my soul And […]


all lyrics and music by jon henry Down a lonely hallway in a back room Little place in PA that’ll be gone soon You were telling stories about when you were 22 You said it used to be easier Had a little bit of tremor in your hands and voice But your clear eyes steady […]

Running Back to You

Funny how the best things in life never seem to stay Funny that however hard I try it always ends the same Funny how the sparkle in your eyes, you just washed away Told you that the best things in life never seem to stay But oh, don’t you cry Don’t you call it quits […]


Like a poplar in the winter I’ve been showing Just exactly where my branches reach their ends Like a pillar in the basement I’ve been holding Onto her and holding strong to where we’ve been Like a tiny wooden figure on the counter I’ve been feeling awful powerless and small But the old grandfather clock’s […]


This old town wasn’t much before the war Before the fight, before the loss So surrender didn’t feel so out of place The flag waved white, the firing stopped This old town wasn’t hard to leave behind With nothing left to hold onto But I can’t help this rising feeling in my chest That I […]