Category: Songs

Sophea T. Amari

Electrical Bees

He touches my fingers, in cool misery He smiles at my laughter, I never can see His warm being fine, the fancy is mine Electrical bees is what he will come see. The little restaurant at the end of the world Chock-full of those strangers, I never will know And all garlic breath, they do …

Sophea T. Amari

Hush

Musician’s note: Another 9-year old piece, yet to see the daylight of publishing/production. Sourcing his heart’s contents one night As we sat quietly in the breezy light The memories of his past seemed to haunt his time Dredging up those earthy feelings sublime He said, What can I do If she didn’t love me true …

Sophea T. Amari

Star

Musician’s note: Wrote this piece 9 years ago. Has it been that long? First date We walked down the water hole Careful and tender so he would know What a serious thing it was to ask him out with me Serious thing it was to find myself again Hush now The paint-brush it draws a …

Sophea T. Amari

Sudden

Musician’s note: My friend and I wrote the lyrics for this song for the Taiwanese pop artiste, Elva. The song was Mandarin to begin with, but they were hoping to break into the English-speaking market, and enlisted our help to do so. So, MM and I came up with these lyrics, definitely on the corny …

Sophea T. Amari

Breaking the Waves

When I come home And walk the streets of ghostliness Dreaming concise To see the light Never again from this charade I play alone Hooked on some Mary Jane and deep red wine You followed me down tonight Close the secrets that lie Chorus: Breaking the waves in the maze of my old enemies Truly …

Sophea T. Amari

Secret

Musician’s note: A fictitious piece about secret lovers. Whisper with your fingers On the strings, your Stratocaster Tastes like mead upon my lips Walking like a willow through the leaves I long to steal a tempered kiss Upon my lips Bridge 1: Now the day has turned into the night Silent longing has filled me …

Sophea T. Amari

Michael

Musician’s note: After I got it on with a beautiful man named Michael many, many years ago, I wrote this song for the heck of it after I found out he was a jerk. Affirmation, physical attraction Seems so much more And what is it for? I’m a harlot, you’re the buyer Stripping me bare …