A blog about writing and all things story…
Sometimes I turn to music to get my creative juices flowing and rattle my muse. Tonight I’m listening to a new music find and an old fave. Check them out.
I just had to share this bluesy, sexy singer, Melody Gardot. This is my kind of music. Just sit back, close your eyes, imagine you’re sitting in a dark blues café, and enjoy.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kHikSjIpdvI & this one http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_qphknagXqA&feature=related
I suddenly miss the old smoky piano bars of Portland.
And my all time favorite guy, Chris Rea who puts me in the mood to put the top down (on my car) and cruise Highway 101 all the way to Cali. Check him out – Just Wanna Be With You – http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0F0nhYR4EOw&feature=related
and on the beach http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6X0FjlybCqs&feature=related and of course,
What kind of music gets your whole body involved in a story; Foot tappin’ memory rattling, make me cry make me laugh make me remember, make me write kinda music? When I listen to good tunes (anything from ZZ Top to the London Philharmonic) I’m inspired because I’m ‘in spirit’ with the tunes, the lyrics, the story, and it moves me to be creative. How about you?
Get Your Writing Published: April 28, 2018
Social Media Training for Authors SITE CURRENTLY UNDER CONSTRUCTION
Feature Screenplay, TV Screenplay, Short Screenplay, Novel, Stage Play, Short Story, Poem, Film, Festival and Contest Reviews
Book Reviewer, Avid Reader and Bookworm. Campaigning to link more readers to writers. People do not forget books that touch them or excite them—they recommend them.
~ connecting through story ~
Sharing writing tips, information, and advice.
By Miri Elm
(re)Living History, with occasional attempts at humor and the rare pot-luck subject. Sorry, it's BYOB. All I have is Hamm's.
Walking the Oregon Coast on a Pilgrimmage for Prayer
The 24 hours Writing Hotspot and Hang Out
The Ridges of Intertextuallity
Let's Get Digital