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If you like to be told what to do, then do it.
If you want to do your own thing, then screw it.
You've got your own eyes and you've got your own hands.
You can take someone's shit, or you can take a stand for yourself.

I've got a simple idea of living.
You've got nothing to hide, so keep nothing hidden.
You can make some on the books, and some on the side.
Do what you've got to do to keep yourself alive.

And I know these things, but it's so hard.
I never wanted to slow down.
Freedom only goes so far when you're a slave,
And I don't want to take the 3:05 downtown.


from Low Study (EP), released May 10, 2015



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Cold Winds Des Moines, Iowa

The cold of a Midwest winter is harsh, oppressive, and constant, just like the depression that it can bring about. When you feel the Cold Winds in your bones and everything around you is desolate, it seems like an eternity before the sun will come and bring color back to your world. ... more

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