Steve Simpson

 
 

Music

Dusty Lawn Chairs

by Steve Simpson

Released 2013
Released 2013
Songs about love and family and things that matter.
NOTES
The essence of each song on this album:

1. I Wanna Be You - Although I am happy to be male, my wife has talents that I occasionally envy.
2. Hoping for Cicadas - I am hoping to be here when the cicadas return, and cherishing every minute along the way.
3. Dusty Lawn Chairs - Let's dust off the lawn chairs and sit in the front yard with our neighbors like we used to do.
4. Faith - My wife's faith in me, her faith in God, and my faith in her.
5. You - Love song to my wife.
6. Thicker Than Love - My love for my step-daughter is as strong as my love for my biological children.
7. Family Stories - Every family has stories about the family that are important to them, including mine.
8. Packaging - A funny song about the challenges of opening modern packaging.
9. I'll Take My Chances on God - There's a chance that there is no God, but there's a chance that there is.
10. Love To Go - About the forever kind of love I have found with my wife.
11. Life Goes On - Even after loved ones are gone.
12. Lake Erie - About a couple whose marriage was all but dead, but came back to life.
13. Let Me Play - Sometimes we push our children too hard.
14. She Wrote My Name With A Pencil - A guy who doesn't understand why women write down his name with a pencil.
15. The Thief - About one woman's refusal to give in to dementia.