I wake up to vodka, tonic, child support, lots of chronic
Hung over, blunt rolled up, just trying not to vomit
Behind Bars by Diabolic

Lots of problems to drink away, and for the stress relievers he’s got blunts on deck!

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Plus I gotta wife and a couple kids to feed Writer's Block by Brother Ali

He has a family now, and his job is to provide, another reason why money is still important.

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And it's not like money ain't something that I need
There's a business side and I wanna succeed
Writer's Block by Brother Ali

Even though the money isn’t why he is doing this, he still wants to improve in that department, as well as in every other department regarding his music career.

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I wanna be the cat that put the straw on the back
Of the camel and send him to the chiroprac
Writer's Block by Brother Ali

Lyrics aren’t very accurate, but I believe whats being said here is that he wants to be the person that can write dope lyrics all the time, and deliver a strong meaning, and he wants to be the one others look up to.

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BJ
January 19th, 2012

I wanna be the cat that put the straw on the back
Of the camel and send him to the chiro-prac (short for chiropractor)

Christopher Odis
March 1st, 2013

He wants to be able to take down the competition that’s been there for a while. Camels can walk long distances; suggesting he wants to be able to take out the guys that have been around a while to, sort of take their place and be viewed as a great.

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Sat down on the bed and wrote this one Writer's Block by Brother Ali

Shortly after these thoughts, he started working on this song.

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I bet that I'd regret it, the second that I did it
Wishing that instant that I could continue living
Writer's Block by Brother Ali

Contemplating how he would feel if he actually jumped out, probably would be full of regret.

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Maybe trying to write was tearing him up inside
Maybe trying to write was tearing him up inside
I swear that trying to write was tearing me up inside
Writer's Block by Brother Ali

Trying to write when he didn’t feel it was clearly the the reason he felt like crap the whole time.

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Such a beautiful life ended in suicide Writer's Block by Brother Ali

Suicidal thoughts, as explained in the previous lines.

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Crack the window it swung open wide
Nothing between me and the world outside
What if I decide to lean forward and fly
They say that's the way Donny Hathaway died
Writer's Block by Brother Ali

Thinking about committing suicide because of how miserable he is at the moment.

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Ben
January 4th, 2012

They say that’s the way Donny Hathaway died

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Looking at Seattle from the 23rd floor Writer's Block by Brother Ali

Looking out of his hotel window on the 23rd floor. Don’t do anything stupid Brother!

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