It's Not

Album: Lost In Space (2002)

Songfacts®:

  • This song deals with Mann's recurring themes of alienation, uncertainty, and feeling stuck. She analyzes human nature and finds it comes up short: "People are tricky you can't afford to show. Anything risky anything they don't know. The moment you try, kiss it goodbye." Despite its pessimism, "It's Not" is a kind of love song.
  • The track was used on the popular 1990s teenage drama Dawson's Creek.

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