First Waltz

All his life he’s been there for his daughter He’d hold her and rock her to sleep And waltz her around in the kitchen To a long-forgot 3 a.m. beat Now those old memories are returning As he slowly walks her to your side He’ll step back when the first song starts playing For he’s …

Goose Egg

  We’d made a wild and hard old run A thousand miles or more And I’m sittin’ high in the average With just one pony more On his withers sat my riggin’ Just where it ought to set And I got a go out of the box As good as you could get Reversing in …

The One Who Checks the Pens

When it comes to feedin’ calves There’s a lot of things one needs Like sheltered corrals and drainage, Clean water and good feed. And in spite of k.d. lang, Much to cattlemen’s relief, Most of the population’s Still into eatin’ beef. But with truckin’ and the banker, Feed and vet bills to be paid And …

A Runaway Christmas

I was feeding my horses On a Christmas Eve night When I saw in the distance A dim glowing red light This pale light kept coming ’Til I saw the cause A sick looking reindeer And old Santa Claus He looked so dejected Gone was his Ho! Ho! Ho! If he asked for a favour …