Love Will lyrics: For Shea

Upon meeting Shea, Will began to look back at the man he’d been over the past eight years, and how that man was nowhere near good enough for this woman. He knew changes needed to be made, and for the first time in his life, he wanted to make them. He felt like he had a […]

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Love Will lyrics: Liar

Will wrote this one as he started to realize he was falling for Shea, the woman he meets while the band is stuck in a snowstorm in Minneapolis. Shea has accused all musicians of being liars; Will has assured her that he is really a physicist by profession, which he is, despite the fact that […]

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Love Will lyrics: Brookings, SD (Peron’s song)

Peron’s girlfriend of three years, Brooke, breaks up with him while he is touring with Damon’s band. The song gets its title from the next city they play, which they feel is a strange coincidence and a good opportunity to start the process of getting over her. Brookings, SD aka the break-up song I went […]

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Love Will lyrics: Done Away

This is the second song Will writes for the woman he meets in Love Will. He’d felt so inspired when he met her that the words flowed easily until he kissed her, and it took his breath away, leaving him voiceless and without words. Done Away The lines cascaded as if drawn with a brush the fluidity […]

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Love Will lyrics: Where Your Horizon Meets Mine

This is a song Will wrote that described the love he wanted for himself, but didn’t think he deserved. Where Your Horizon Meets Mine A somber, autumn morning Lying prone on a pile of brittle leaves Bare feet, eyes to the earth Roots steal her air like indulgent thieves Hopelessness guides her Her heavy heart […]

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The poetry of Love Will

The most disappointing thing about Love Will not becoming anything close to a commercial success is the fact that hardly anyone will ever get to see the poetry that is buried in the 542 pages of this book that I love. I thought about publishing them in a separate book with a short story, but […]

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