Voyage to India

Growth

The only thing constant in the world is change
That's why today I take life as it comes

Headed in the Right Direction

Headed in the right direction
I can see the light of day
I've got love as my connection
There's an angel showing me the way

Been reaching for love all my life
I couldn't find it always one step behind yea
Now I know it was mine all the time finally I am

Headed in the right direction
I can see the light of day
I've got love as my protection
There's no need for me to be afraid

I spend so much time with my head in the clouds
I couldn't see what was happening to me
Now that I got my feet on the ground
I found that I am

Headed in the right direction
I can see the light of day
I've got faith and intuition telling me that I will be okay

Down the path that I walked there were lies
Somebody told me that I look like I'm glowing
They just dried all the tears from my eyes now I can
See that

Headed in the right direction
I can see the light of day
Now I've found my pearl of wisdom
There's no need for me to be afraid

Headed in the right direction
There's an angel showing me the way
Headed in the right direction
I have found my inspiration
Headed in the right direction

Little Things

Been around the whole world, still ain't seen
Nothin' like my neighborhood
And of all the fancy satin and silk
My white cotton feels so good

Searched high and low for a place
Where I can lay my burdens down
Ain't nothing in the whole wide world
Like the piece that I have found

(It's the little things) The little things
And the joy they bring
(The little things) It's the little things
And joy they bring, yeah

As simple as a phone call just to make it known
That you're gonna be a little late
Pure as a kiss on a cheek and a word
That everything will be okay

Call in the mornin' from my little sister
Singing to me, "Happy Birthday"
In the quest for fortune and fame
Don't forget about the simple things

(It's the little things) It's the little things
And the joy they bring, yeah
(The little things) It's the little things,
And the joy

Give me some good food give me some cute shoes
Give me some peace of mind
Bring me some sunshine, bring me some blue sky

Runnin' round in circles, lost my focus
Lost sight of my goals
I do this for the love of music
Not for the glitter and gold

Got everything that I pray for
Even a little more
When I ask to learn humility
This is what I was told

(It's the little things) It's the little things
And the joy they bring, it's the little things
(The little things) It's the little things
Oh

Give me my guitar, bring me a bright star
Give me some good news, give me some cute shoes
Give me Atlanta, give me Savannah
Give me my peace of mind

Give me some Stevie, give me some Donny
Give me my daddy, give me my mommy
Pour me some sweet teas, spoonful of honey
I don't need no Hollywood

Can I Walk With You

I woke up this morning
You were the first thing on my mind
I don't know where it came from
All I know is I need you in my life, yea
You make me feel like I can be a better woman
If you just say you wanna take this friendship
To another place

Can I walk with you through your life
Can I lay with you as your wife
Can I be your friend till the end
Can I walk with you through your life

You've got me wondering if you know that
I am wondering about you
The feeling is so strong that I can't imagine
You're not feeling it too, yea
You've known me long enough to trust that
I want what's best for you
If you wanna be happy then
I am the one that you should give your heart to

Can I walk with you through your life
Can I lay with you as your wife
Can I be your friend till the end
Can I walk with you through your life

Now everyday ain't gonna be like the summer's day
Being in love for real it ain't like a movie screen
But I can tell you all the drama aside you and I
Can find what the world's been looking for forever
Friendship and love together

Can I walk with you through your life
Can I lay with you as your wife
Can I be your friend till the end
Can I walk with you through your life

Can I walk with you through your life
Till the day that the world stops turning
Can I walk with you
Till the day that my heart stops breathing
Can I can I walk with you through your life
Can I walk with you till the day that the birds no
longer take flight till the moon is underwater

Can I walk with you
Can I walk with you

This is the moment I've been waiting for
Can I walk with you
Can I walk with you
Can I walk with you
Can I walk with you
You are everything I've been looking for
Can I walk with you
Creative Intellectual
Can I walk with you through your life
Can I walk with you as your wife
Can I walk with you
Can I walk with you

Talk to Her

When you talk to her talk to her
Like you'd want somebody to
Talk to your mama
Don't get smart with her
Have a heart to heart with her
Just like you would with your daughter

Cause everything you do or say
You got to live with everyday
She's somebody's baby
She's somebody's sister
She's somebody's mama

Now when you go to her
Speak truthfully
Honest as you can be from your heart
You're in a situation
But you're losing patience
Take your time and look her in the eye
When you just can't find the words you want
And it's hard to reach a point
Where you both can understand
Don't just tell the truth
But tell the whole truth
It'll make a better man out of you

When you talk to her talk to her
Like you'd want somebody to
Talk to your mama
Don't get smart
(Don't get smart with her
But have a heart to heart with her
Just like you would with your daughter

Cause everything you do or say
You've got to live with everyday
She's somebody's baby
She's somebody's sister
She's somebody's mama

It doesn't matter if
She's wearing mini skirt or business suit
Whether she's twenty-five or ninety-nine
Treat her the way your mama taught you to
She could be the queen of Sheba she could be a school teacher
A homemaker or lawyer
I think it's good for your karma
Cause when you talk to her

When you talk to her talk to her
Like you'd want somebody to
Talk to your mama
Don't get smart with her
Have a heart to heart with her
Just like you would with your daughter

Cause everything you do or say
You got to live with everyday
She's somebody's baby
She's somebody's sister
She's somebody's mama

Now let's keep it real
Nothing in the world will ever exist without its opposite
There has to be a sun and a moon
A man and a woman
That's just the way it is
Humanity inside it
And everybody's fighting
How do we restore the peace
Mother Earth is hurting
When everybody's searching for that feminine energy
You gotta talk to her

When you talk to her talk to her
Like you'd want somebody to
Talk to your mama (Watch your mouth, yeah yeah)
Don't get smart with her
Have a heart to heart with her
Just like you would with your daughter

Cause everything you do or say
You got to live with it everyday
Every single day
She's somebody's baby
She's somebody's sister
She's somebody's mama

When you talk to her talk to her
Like it was somebody else
Talk to your mama
Just like you thought for your sister
If you knew that someone dissed her
How you gonna care for your daughter
Turn around and talk bad about the mama
Say will you listen to your auntie
Never interupt while she speaks
Make your words sweet like candy
As if you were talking to your granny yeah

If you really loved her (say so)
If you really need her them (say so)
Love the way she thinks (say so)
You love the way she speaks (say so)
When you need some good conversation (say so)
Say so (say so)
If you want her in your life (say so)
You want her to be your wife (say so)
Tell her she's your best friend (say so) (alright)
You'll be that to the end (alright)(say so)
If you're thinking about leaving (say so)
If you wonder where she's going (say so)
If you need to breathe with her (say so)
You just want to be with her (say so)
If you love her hair (say so)
If you want her there (say so)
Tell me if you really want her (say so)
You wanna slap her down (say so)
Say so, say so, say so, say so
If you feel like loving (say so)
If you wanna feel the hugging (say so)

The One

I got this feeling that I need to express
Laying it out so you don't have to guess
I'm making myself vulnerable
But you keep holding back, so scared to let go
If you're looking for love I think I could be the one
The one, the one

Tell me why you wanna be so cruel
Acting like you don't feel the way that you do
We've got the strongest compatability
I just wanna explore the possibility
But if you only wanna play games with me, I'm ain't the one
The one, the one, yeah

I ain't got a husband, you ain't got a wife
We two grown folks, let's spend some time together,
Get to know me better, maybe share some laughter
It just might turn into happily ever after
You never know, I just might be the one
The one, the one

I just might be that special girl
The one that God made especially for you
I just might be that special girl
The one to make you happy
I just wanna make you happy
One day we might look up to find that we won

I know it might sound strange to you
And I'm telling you just because I feel it's true
I've got a feeling that I just might be the one,
The one, the one yeah

Slow Down

So far from where I started out
So far from where I wanna be
Listening for answers in the wind
But can't find a rock to plant my feet
Looking for love in all the wrong places
Down on my knees and now I praying for patience
I know there's gotta be a better way
In the back of my mind I hear my momma say

Slow down, baby going too fast
You got you hands in the air
With you feet on the gas
You're bout to wreck your future
Running from your past
You need to slow down
You go down baby

Thinking the faster that I go
The faster that I will reach my goal
The race is not given to the swift
But to the one who endureth
I thought that all my obstacles were behind me
Walking around like I'm made out of diamond
I tripped and fell and it reminded me
Move over and let my angels guide me

Slow down, baby you're going too fast
You got you hands in the air
With you feet on the gas
You're bout to wreck your future
Running from your past
You need to slow down
You go down baby

Sometimes you gotta be still
Before you can get ahead
Be still
Ask the universe for help
Be real
You can't do it all by yourself
Oh, no no
Sometimes, sometimes you gotta be still
It take some time to reach you and then
Be still
Take some time to clear your space
Be real,
Chaos isn't good for your health
No, no

Cause I'm breaking things and I'm losing things
I lost my cell phone again the other day
Now, I don't wanna live this way, no
In back of my mind I hear my momma say

Slow down, baby you're going too fast
You got you hands in the air
With you feet on the gas
You're bout to wreck your future
Running from your past
You need to slow down before
(Slow down baby)
Slow down (baby)
You're going too fast
Slow down (baby)
Feet on the gas
Slow down (baby)
Run from past
Slow down baby
Go down baby
Slow down baby
Slow down baby
Slow down baby

Complicated Melody

If he were a color
He'd be a deep dark forest green
If he were a car
He'd be a long stretch limousine
With room for all of humanity inside
Cause he is so giving
And he is so wise

If he were a number
He'd be a five cause he has
such a brilliant mind
If he were an animal
He'd be an ass
Cause he's so stubborn sometimes, yea

But if he were a song
He'd be a complicated melody
That complicated fellow he
I almost cannot sing it on key
But he means the world to me

If he were a building
He'd be a beautiful cathedral
Cause he's so traditionally spiritual
If he were a dance
He'd be complicated like the tango
Exotic like a mango

But if he were a song
He'd be a complicated melody
That complicated fellow he
I almost cannot sing it on key
But he means the world to me

He ain't the reason
For the sun and the moon
He is just the reason
For this here tune
Cause he means the world to me
Said he means the world to me
Me me me yeah
He means the world to me yeah
Complicated melody
That complicated fellow he
He's a complicated melody
That complicated fellow he
I almost cannot sing it on key

The Truth

Let me tell you why I love him
Cause he is the truth
Said he is so real
And I love the way that he makes me feel
And if I am a reflection of him,
Then I must be fly B
ecause his light it shines so bright
I wouldn't lie

I remember the very first day that I saw him
I found myself immediately intrigued by him
It's almost like I knew this man from another life
Like back then maybe I was his husband
Maybe he was my wife
And even the things I don't like about him are fine with me
Because it's not hard for me to understand him cause he's
So much like me
And it's truly my pleasure to share his company
And I know that its God's gift to breathe
Yeah he breathes

Cause he is the truth
Said he is so real
And I love the way that he makes me feel
And if I am a reflection of him then I must be fly
Because hiss light it shines so bright
I wouldn't lie

How can the same man that makes me so mad
Do you knwo what he did
Turn right around and kiss me so soft
Girl do you know what he did
If he ever left me I wouldn't even be sad no
Cause there's a blessing in every lesson
And I'm glad that I knew him at all

Cause he is the truth
Said he is so real
And I love the way that he makes me feel
And if I am a reflection of him
Then I must be fly because his light it shines so bright

I love the way he speaks
I love the way he thinks
I love the way that he treats his mama
I love that gap in between his teeth
I love him in every way that a woman can love a man
From personal to universal but most of all
It's unconditional

You know what I'm talking about
That's the way I feel
And I always will

There ain't no substitute for the truth
Either it is or isn't
Cause he is the truth
You see the truth, it needs no proof
Either it is or it isn't
Cause he is the truth
Now you know the truth by the way you feel
And if I am a reflection of him thin I must be fly
Because he is yes he is
I wonder does he know
I wonder does he know

Gratitude

Thankful for relaxation, complication, hibernation and irratation
Seclusion, confusion, all my impurities and insecurities
Cause I know it's God just perfecting me
That's why today I take life as it comes

Beautiful Suprise

It's like yesterday
I didn't even know your name
Now today
You're always on my mind
I never could have predicted that I'd feel this way
You are a beautiful surprise
Intoxicated every time I hear your voice
You've got me on a natural high
It's almost like I didn't even have a choice
You are a beautiful surprise

Whatever it is that you came to teach me
I am here to learn it cause
I believe that we're written in the stars
And I don't know the future holds
But I'm living in the moment
And I'm thankful for the man that you are, you are, you are
You are everything I ask for in my prayers
So I know my angels brought you to my life
Your energy is healing to my soul
You are a beautiful surprise
You are inspiration to my life
You are the reason why I smile
You are a beautiful surprise

Good Man

I remember the first day
I met you
We were so young
You were a blessing
There was no guessing
You were the one
Love is so crazy
We had a baby
And said our vows
That's when you told me
Should anything happen
I can hear you now
You told me

If the sun comes up
And I'm not home
be strong
If I'm not beside you
Do your best to
Carry on
Tell the kids about me
When they're old enough to understand
Tell them that their daddy was
A good man

First anniversary
Remember we
Chose a star
But as I stand under it
I can't help but wonder if
You see it where you are
For whatever reason
We don't see the seasons
Change again
Go there with peace of mind
We'll meet on the otherside
Cause true love don't end oh baby

If the sun comes up
And you're not home
I'll be strong
If you're not beside me
I'll do my best to
Carry on
I'll tell the kids about you
When they're old enough to understand
I'll tell them that their daddy was
A good man

Two eyes
Looking
Up at me
Pointing to a picture like where is he
Mama are you OK
What did the paper say
To make you cry that way
It said your Daddy lived for you
And your daddy died for you
And I'll do the same

If the sun comes up
And I'm not home
Be strong
If I'm not beside you
Do your best to
Carry on
Tell your kids about me
When they're old enough to understand
Tell them that your daddy was
A good man

Healing

I release all disappointment
From my mental physical spiritual and emotional bodies
Cause I know that spirit guides me
And love lives inside me
That's why I today I take life as it comes

God is Real

Science can answer anything except for the answer to
The why of the why of the why
The sweetest honey to the brightest flower
The largest planet to the smallest atom
Snowflakes and the bird kingdom
Smaller than the eye can see
Bigger than the mind can concieve

Heard a man on the radio today
I mean I'm not going to believe
In anything that I can't see and I've been
Through a lot of hardships in my life ya know
Ya know in my life

Must confess I disagreed
With what he had to say
How he could he not believe that God is real
I don't understand how
He could feel that way

When there's earth, air, water and fire
So many different flowers
Sunshine and rain showers
So many different crystals
And hills and volcanoes

That's how I know God is real
All of this is not by chance
That's how I know God is real
All of this is not by chance
That's how I know God is real
I know this is not by chance
That's how I know God is real
That's how I know God is real

In St. Lucia I jumped in the water
It was like I was seeing it for the first time,
I mean it literally changed my life
For the first time I understood its power
As I swam I was cleansed
If I had any doubts
This experience cleared them

Now I know for sure that God is real
I know that it's the truth
By the way it feels

Cause I saw starfish and sponges
Fish shaped like trumpets
So many different colors
I stayed out there for hours and I only
Saw a fraction of a fraction of the deepest
Of the deep of the great blue wide
It brought a tear to my eye

That's how I know God is real
All of this is not by chance
That's how I know God is real
All of this is not by chance
That's how I know God is real
I know that this is not by chance
That's how I know God is real

We're made of the same stuff
As the moon and the stars
The ocean's saltwater just like my tears are
You feel me
The sunrises and sets everyday without fail

That's how I know God is real
All of this is not by chance
That's how I know God is real
I know this is not by chance
That's how I know God is real
All of this is not by chance
That's how I know God is real
All of this is not by chance
Earth, air, water, fire
All of this is not by chance
Earth, air, water, fire
All of this is not by chance
Earth, air, water, fire
All of this is not by chance
I know that God's grace is real
Because it washes me new everyday

Get It Together

One shot to your heart without breaking your skin
No one has the power to hurt you like your kin
Kept it inside, didn't tell no one else
Didn't even wanna admit it to yourself
And now your chest burns and your back aches
From 15 years of holding the pain
And now you only have yourself to blame
If you continue to live this way

Get it together
You wanna heal your body
Get it together
You have to heal your heart
Whatsoever you sew you will reap
Get it together

You can fly fly

Dark future ahead of me
That's what they say
I'd be starving if I ate all the lies they fed
Cause I've been redeemed from your anguish and pain
A miracle child I'm floating on a cloud
Cause the words that come from your mouth
You're the first to hear
Speak of words of beauty and you will be there
No matter what he devices
What matters most is what you think of yourself

Get it together
You wanna heal your body
Get it together
You have to heal your heart
Whatsoever you sew you will reap
Get it together

The choice is yours
No matter what it is
To choose life is to choose to forgive
You don't have to try
To hurt him or break his pride
Just shake that weight off
And you'll be ready to fly

One shot to your heart without breaking your skin
No one has the power to hurt you like your friends
Thought it will never change but as time moved on
That ugly duckling grew up to be a swan
And now your chest burns and your back aches
Because now beads are showing upon your face
But you'll never be happy
And you never be whole
Until you see the beauty in growing old

Get it together
You wanna heal your body
Get it together
You have to heal your heart
Whatsoever you sew you will reap
Get it together

Get it together
You wanna heal your body
Get it together
You have to heal your heart
Whatsoever you sew you will reap
Get it together


You can fly, fly, fly, fly, fly
You can live or you can die
You know that life is a choice you make
You can give or you can take
You can fly, fly, fly, fly, fly
You can fly, fly, fly, fly, fly
You can fly, fly, fly, fly, fly
You can fly, fly, fly, fly, fly

Interested

Your favorite food
What you like to do
Your favorite color
Or any other
Thing on your mind
That you'd like to share
Cause I can stay here
And listen to every word

Because I'm interested
Can I be an instrument of change in your life
Is that alright?
Because I'm interested
I'd rather be with you instead
Of anyone else

Because I'm interested in your middle name
Now don't be ashamed
It's between me and you
Everything that we do
So let your guard down
Because there's a new girl in town
Gonna turn it around
I hope that you are down

Because I'm interested
Can I be an instrument of change in your life
Is that alright?
Because I'm interested
I'd rather be with you instead
Of anybody else
Of anyone else

Now wide open
No more secrets, no more lies
Don't wanna live like a fool
But I will for you
So I'll beg, I'll scream
I'll call alright
If that what it takes for you to be in my life

Oh because I'm nterested
Can I be an instrument of change in your life
Is that alright?
Because I'm interested
I'd rather be with you instead
Of anyone else

Because I'm interested
Can I be an instrument of change in your life
Is that alright?
Because I'm interested
I'd rather be with you instead
Of anyone else

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