If I were in Palm Springs....
|Airport greeter in Palm Springs|
The ground is frozen outside my winter window
The birds are chirping
The squirrels are dashing, searching
I found the seeds in the feeder frozen.
If I were in California....
I'd be with friends in the warmth and sun;
|Letty, Peggy, and Manon|
Instead I'm in Oklahoma dreamin of a
If I were in California ...
I'd be dreaming of a hole in one.
|Palmer Private PGA West|
Instead I'm sitting behind a computer
Dreaming as I search my photographs.
Watching the animals dig and peck
|Even squirrels need a little help from a friend.|
If I were in California...
I'd relaxing by the pool
or among the flowers in bloom.
|What rain does for the desert.|
I'm not in California,
I'm a native by birth...thank you mom and dad.
We moved to Oklahoma (not Arizona).
I sang the ballads of the 60's
and learned to dream on such a winter's day.