Lumen (The Light)

from by A Novelist

/
  • Streaming + Download

    Includes unlimited streaming via the free Bandcamp app, plus high-quality download in MP3, FLAC and more.

      $0.89 USD  or more

     

lyrics

Hypodermic legions
Crawling under my skin
I'll dream of you tonight
I'll go to sleep
When paralytic patrons carry me to arrest
Pathologies
What's the answer
What's the question
I've never known
Homology
Transient signals innervate this amputee excavation
There is no soul
In this temple you speak of
Nebulous is the essence of all
Of all our existences
I've asked before I'll ask again
What's the nature of this aberration
You ask why but why is not the question
Thrust into existence once more
Ancient twisted tongues of disease unfold and rearrange
To whisper to me
Thrust into existence once more
Once more I feel their teeth grip with a hiss
To whisper to me
Can you see it
Beaming brilliance
Tissues left under fingernails
Scraping the surface
As you make your way through this progression of hands
And when the tide arrives bringing you back again

credits

from Portraits, released December 8, 2015

tags

license

all rights reserved

about

A Novelist Lafayette, Louisiana

A Novelist is a progressive death metal band from Lafayette, LA.

contact / help

Contact A Novelist

Streaming and
Download help