Unsaid

He left last night Without saying a thing But I know the words were there On the tip of his tongue Dancing around Waiting to be said – July 31, 2000

Pain

In a rush of emotion I feel it again Like the hot lava In a volcano It nevers goes away Just lies dormant Until the explosive moment When all of a sudden Something triggers it To stab me again –  July 24, 1999

Armed With Will And Determination, And Grace, Too

Of all the beautiful and poetic lyrics he wrote over the years, there are none that describe Gord Downie better than this one. Armed with will and determination, and grace, too His will and determination while faced with a terminal illness was incredible, and nothing short of inspiring. And, the grace he showed throughout his […]