2001: A Marc Odyssey

So I have some new lyrics (and hopefully a site refresh) coming in the next month or so.   Despite this, I’ve been thinking a bit about what I’d like to do next. My early thoughts have gravitated towards writing an entire group of lyrics based around and influenced by winter. In my mind, winter … Read more

Jig Is Up

I’ve been working on some random stuff here and there and this is one of those things. I actually have a full group of lyrics finished and ready to go, so I’m hoping to release them next month too. More news on that soon though. For now, here’s the current version of some lyrics I … Read more

AEW Revolution 2022 thoughts and predictions

Tonight, All Elite Wrestling (AEW) will present the 2022 edition of their Revolution pay-per-view.   I started this site as a way to talk about my interests. While it’s been exclusively about my lyrics and ramblings so far, I thought I’d use this opportunity to expand my horizons a bit. I’m hoping to comment on … Read more

Getting Over The Mountain

As everyone starts moving on from the pandemic, I’ve recently wondered what that means exactly.   It’s been two years since we’ve consistently been able to function in a normal way. Large gatherings beyond family have been rare as many people worked from home. Reduced interactions, health mandates and divisions regarding the balance for both … Read more

Here Comes The Rapture

Waking from a daydream Nothing happens life’s never what it seems Some more retractions Only trying to be redeemed We’re always snapping   Waking in a cold sweat Doesn’t matter, everybody fears regret It leaves us captured Nothing much is changing yet Here comes the rapture   It’s hanging low in the air It’s hanging … Read more

Storyteller Sunday #4: Take Care

Storyteller Sunday is a weekly post that details the creation of specific lyrics I’ve written over the years.   This week’s entry is from Hard Fought Defeat and was written soon after my dad’s passing. While most of that 2015 grouping is about dealing with the loss, Take Care tackles many specific moments.   Inspired … Read more


Everyone turns feral in time I’m fraying at the edges Nothing’s ever simple in our minds Apart from consequences   Trying to remember a place But now I feel so anxious Struggling with the fact we can’t relate Our arguments seem endless   We’re horrible people, we live horrible lives We say horrible things and … Read more

Storyteller Sunday #3: Level 12 Elf

Storyteller Sunday is a weekly post that details the creation of specific lyrics I’ve written over the years.   A highlight of building this website was creating the Fireteddy National Library. Beyond coding the html myself (which was one of my passions before going blind,) it was really interesting to go back and read different … Read more

Storyteller Sunday #2: Regardless

(Editor’s note: the following entry was revised on December 14, 2021)   Storyteller Sunday is a weekly post that details the creation of specific lyrics I’ve written over the years.   Regardless was the first thing I wrote after going blind. hospitalized for most of autumn 2001, I didn’t get home for good until December. … Read more

Now Available: Between The Night And Day

If you’re looking for some new lyrics to read, boy have I got you covered!   Showing that I am really not good at this whole promoting my own website thing, Between The Night And Day was added to the lyrics section yesterday morning! Of course, I did nothing to indicate this and so now … Read more