Blogger Recognition Award — Writers’ Edition

The Blogger Recognition Award comes to me from the one and only Brad at Bradscribe -- thank you, Brad!  I'm especially honored to be among his Magnificent Seven All-Female Nominees. Brad treats us to his fiction -- his energy captivates and he knows how to entertain.  He enjoys writing (science fiction in particular) as well as music and cake CAKE.  … Continue reading Blogger Recognition Award — Writers’ Edition

I’ve Got This Burnin’ Yearnin’ Yearnin’ Feelin’ Inside Me

https://youtu.be/oGXpDhNAO1Y   Her friends see him standing against the wall.  She looks over then looks away. "May I have this dance?" Her friends are laughing.  It might be the drinks or his accent.  Probably both.   Sometimes I feel I've got to, run away He makes room for them in the middle of the packed dance floor. I've got to, … Continue reading I’ve Got This Burnin’ Yearnin’ Yearnin’ Feelin’ Inside Me

It’s How You Tell the Story, Baby (Tainted Love/Where Did Our Love Go)

Tell me a story, baby Tell me something real Tell me something true Tell me something, baby Tell me just from you What makes a story compelling? Excellent question!  My conclusion:  it's in the telling. What do you mean, Jellybean? Let's look at a couple of songs as examples:  "Tainted Love" and "Where Did Our Love … Continue reading It’s How You Tell the Story, Baby (Tainted Love/Where Did Our Love Go)