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Music Prompt #6: “The Cave” By Mumford & Sons #musicchallenge #amwriting #music 

There were days I wondered Did you have a heart? Days when the torment Just never stopped. We’d go somewhere Potential to be good You’d find issue in a word Pull me aside, in front of family Berate me as … Continue reading

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Music Prompt #65 Michael Jackson “Thriller”

It was, I’m sure after midnight The wind blew out of control The old corrugated iron fence Long neglected and rusted through Rattled and crashed in a way Suggested there may not be a tomorrow. I woke with start, not … Continue reading

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Music Prompt #30: “Land of Confusion” by Genesis – Edges of Our Mind

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TlBIa8z_Mts   It was the pat on the back The hint of a genesis that inspired Many to seek success blindly But crumble in confusion When rockets flew, Bombs exploded. Just another day Of liars and cheats. Did they ever … Continue reading

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Friday Music #21 “Heaven Coming Down” by The Tea Party

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YfaATa-qmG4 It could never be said you had nothing to do In fact you are busy, made so by circumstance I have watched you, head down bum up Slaving away at your next task You say it passes the day … Continue reading

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Music Friday Prompt #16: “Rattlin’ Bones” performed by Kasey Chambers and Shane Nicholson – Beckoning Me Home

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uRFZ2uOD4mk Across the wide expanse I see you inching towards me Bit by bit One day at a time. We wish it was quicker Less inhibited But our baggage hinders progress So much to be dealt with Decisions made Guilt … Continue reading

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Music Friday Prompt #15 “Daughter” by Loudon Wainwright – Three Daughters

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VkI-07rzEnA First one born into a world that was so certain Where I thought this baby thing would be easy But you didn’t read the memo You led me up a path of discovery Wonder and at times utter frustration … Continue reading

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Music Prompt #14: “Kettering” performed by The Antlers – Baggage

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IgLm2gInV4A Could it have been better? That you came when you said you would. That you carried your baggage through my door In an endless steam of suitcases Each labelled Trauma one – trauma 2. Should I have expected any … Continue reading

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