If You Listen

I am not here to entertain you
I am not here to pacify you.
I am not here to give meaning
to your worthless, pathetic lives.
Somewhere in the depths of your reptilian brains
is the potential of your existence.

It’s not for me to save you.
It’s not for me to teach you.
But if you listen to me you may find
that I know a few things about survival.
If you listen, and you consider,
you might survive.

Recorded January, 2010

Words & Music by Wicasta Lovelace

If You Listen is the first track on a CD of music I’m putting together to accompany the novel I’m writing. The novel and CD are both titled Blood & Chartreuse.

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About Wicasta

Depending upon whom you ask, Wicasta Lovelace is an author, musician, artist, web designer and/or delusional lunatic (which one he is at any given moment depends upon the day of the week, really). He's currently studying Music Industry/Recording Arts at St. Petersburg College in Saint Petersburg, Florida. Wicasta is working on several novels and recording music on his own and with his band, Windhaven. He is the principle editor of the Malleus Maleficarum project, lead author at PaganCentric, curator at Mama Peggy, and systems engineer at Floozees Doozees. You can find him on Google+, Twitter and Facebook.
  • MIchael Eaker

    Spectacular! It’s the kind of tune you want to listen to over and over again. Can hardly wait to hear the rest and read up on the novel. Great Work Bro!

  • JEFF

    VERY GOOD WIC ! ITS YOU , KEEP UP THE GOOD WORK

  • I like this bro….stickin to yer creative roots and yer own style..my hat is off to you sir…carry on.