Blues stories, books, poems, and more

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A mystery speaker in a dream who helped lead Ray Charles toward his musical identity Read More

Poem / Humor

April 12, 2020

Reads: 81

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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He'll be here! Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 25, 2020

Reads: 162

Comments: 1

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Short poem about having the blues! Read More

Reads: 164

Comments: 2

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Tags: life, blues

A lonely gamer is forced to take a hard look at his wasted life when he no longer has access to his escape from reality. Read More
A banjo playing bullfrog wanders around a southern swamp looking for gigs, grandeur and a very gnarly gnat. Read More
When Ella Preston chose her music career over marriage, she didn't think it would be this hard. After all, the blues is in her blood and Los Angeles is the city of dreams. But after an unexpected tragedy forces her back home, she must confront the memories she left… Read More

Poem / Poetry

June 14, 2018

Reads: 276

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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An update on the trade rumors surrounding Montreal Canadien's captain, Max Pacioretty Read More

Tags: blues, nhl, canadiens

Poem / Romance

December 14, 2017

Reads: 855

Comments: 2

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Our personal experiences must act as a warning bell for others. Rownak was not very enthusiastic to visit the United States, especially Miami. Her deepest worries about the possible consequences of visiting the States prevented her from looking forward to any form of enjoyment. Who would know, that these… Read More
Ramblings on the path of the Blues Dervish. Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 07, 2016

Reads: 271

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Just a little ditty that touches on songs writing and the Blues. Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 28, 2016

Reads: 388

Comments: 1

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I was listening to some blues and found inspiration there for this here poem (which I'm hoping to make into a song). It's about temptation and lust, and loosing yourself. Read More

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The poem is a soliloquy in which the person is tired of everything and wants a clean state protocol to be enabled. He is ranting and being miserable in his free time, hence the title Sunday Blues. Read More

Miscellaneous / Young Adult

February 06, 2016

Reads: 372

Comments: 1

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I'm a student and like to write. My write-up is about me remembering things and describing my current life. It's interesting. Read More

Tags: memory, blues, rhythms

blues great Junior Kimbrough's one of a kind sound Read More
On days like this, all I can do is write it out. Read More
Ode To the Great BB King Read More

Tags: king, blues, bb

Book / Other

December 23, 2014

Reads: 677

Comments: 1

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Jay porter, a former comedian, who started viewing the world differently after discovering the art in people, but never settled down ever since .. He faced extreme ups and downs, which led to a huge breakthrough in his life. Read More
A short story about the wife of prominent homicide detective out to party since her husband is away at a poker tournament. She is of the outrageous variety and has gathered friends and family to keep her in check. Read More

Tags: food, lesbian, women, fun, bar, blues

I feel the blues today, because of the weather, don't you? Written by Stormbird Throneshaker 01/22/2014 Read More
Here is another new poem I wrote , "Winter Night Blues." Enjoy! Read More
Trying my hand at blues. I've been working more and more on lyrics to give to my client who is a musician. Check out the lyric, and check him out: http://www.patreon.com/mrjakeanthony Read More
A young, mediocre guitar player comes across an unusual, antique guitar that turns him into a world famous rock idol. Read More
This is meant to be a jazz song,but I could only write the lyrics,if someone wants to make it into a real song please send me an email before doing so. Read More
Another writing group assignment. Read More

Tags: death, god, blues, egyptian

Reads: 283

Comments: 2

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A Poem? Lyrics? Either way, regretful. Read More
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