Blues stories, books, poems, and more

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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: 24

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: 164

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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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
This song is written around a 12 bar blues progression in the key of E, the lyrics describe my feelings about having my hours of work reduced and the financial hardships that follow. You can hear the melody of this song here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-xZkPmnZ4V4 Read More

Tags: lyrics, song, money, blues

Ramblings on the path of the Blues Dervish. Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 07, 2016

Reads: 58

Shelves: 1

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

Poem / Poetry

September 28, 2016

Reads: 88

Comments: 1

Shelves: 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

Reads: 107

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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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: 181

Comments: 1

Shelves: 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

Reads: 149

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

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On days like this, all I can do is write it out. Read More

Reads: 139

Shelves: 1

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Ode To the Great BB King Read More

Tags: king, blues, bb

Book / Other

December 23, 2014

Reads: 455

Comments: 1

Shelves: 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 poem about Jimi Hendrix... Read More

Tags: music, truth, guitar, blues

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

Reads: 160

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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I feel the blues today, because of the weather, don't you? Written by Stormbird Throneshaker 01/22/2014 Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 04, 2013

Reads: 72

Shelves: 1

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Here is another new poem I wrote , "Winter Night Blues." Enjoy! Read More

Reads: 209

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

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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

Reads: 104

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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Another writing group assignment. Read More

Tags: death, god, blues, egyptian

Reads: 131

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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A Poem? Lyrics? Either way, regretful. Read More
17 year old, Gerald Isley of Detroit's West Grand thoroughfare has been on trial for a rape that he hasn't committed. For over a year, he has gone back and forth between the courtroom and his cell. With three days left until the decision of his sentence, his lawyer Earl… Read More
17 year old, Gerald Isley of Detroit's West Grand thoroughfare has been on trial for a rape that he hasn't committed. For over a year, he has gone back and forth between the courtroom and his cell. With three days left until the decision of his sentence, his lawyer Earl… Read More

Reads: 176

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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Peonie in equinox in effevescent Vase. Read More

Tags: poetry, brown, james, blues

Reads: 446

Comments: 5

Shelves: 1

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Song Lyrics, Weshnak Adam H Author Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 13, 2013

Reads: 164

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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This is a poem about emotional objectification. Also, it's about hiding lonesome behind obsession. Here is my interpretation: From cowardice, the speaker built up, filled up, gilt, veneered, and made beautiful a muse, or an emotional object, with the sole purpose of producing sadness. - In an aside, the speaker… Read More
An uwitting psychopath is driving to Tennessee to collect money from a dead relative over Christmas, little does he know... Read More
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