I will be sharing song lyrics from time to time that just strike a chord, tap into my inner thoughts, and touch me in some way. I hope by doing this I can demonstrate the power of music and lyrics, spark curiosity in anyone who reads them and encourage others to listen more carefully to these modern day prophets…


Author’s note: Click on the song title and singers’ names at the end of this post to listen to this song in its entirety and to visit a Web site dedicated to the band.


-And the sign flashed out its warning,
In the words that it was forming.
And the sign said, “The words of the prophets
are written on the subway walls
And tenement halls…

Simon and Garfunkel, “Sounds of Silence