Country stories, books, poems, and more

325 results

How Eddy Arnold harvested the rustic plowboy and replanted a citified country crooner Read More
When Alabama smashed Nashville's invisible "band-repellent" barricade Read More
When Sears shoe salesman, Webb Pierce, finally found the "perfect fit" Read More
The musical role model waiting behind Roger Miller's life-shattering losses Read More

Poem / Song Lyrics

September 12, 2020

Glad I'm over that one. Sometimes it's like we just fall hard for the art that comes with the loss, right? Read More
A sudden shift in direction that put Lefty Frizzell on the right track Read More
An answer song only recorded "for a session fee" that inaugurated the musical reign of Kitty Wells Read More
A road map that charted the course of superstardom for Conway Twitty Read More
The car wreck that slammed the brakes on Randy Travis's runaway life Read More
The telephone call that connected Ernest Tubb with his musical destiny Read More
The menial "water carrier" job that put the blues in Jimmie Rodgers' blue yodel Read More
When Buck Owens reluctantly began his singing career Read More
The colorful childhood stories that added flavor to Marty Robbins' songs Read More
Potential Bluegrass or Country song lyric Read More
The hospital stay that helped heal a fractured future for the Judds Read More
The Georgia old-time fiddlers' conventions that helped assemble the Skillet Lickers Read More
The near-death beginning of Hank Williams Jr.'s musical metamorphosis Read More
When Charlie Pride introduced his "peculiar" choice in music Read More
The fifty-dollar song deal that helped jump-start Willie Nelson's career Read More
Reba McEntire's rodeo national anthem that would one day bring the country music world to its feet Read More
The switch from javelin throwing to music that hurled Garth Brooks' career into orbit Read More
A song 70s style rock song about keeping your dreams in the face of adversity like the bible character; Joseph the dreamer. Read More
The spontaneous quip that turned A young singer into an old favorite Read More
The Fortunate Lack of Sophistication That Launched the Legendary "Johnny Cash Sound"Sorrow Read More
The story behind the coat, and the solid gold career it ignited IF YOU HAVE THE TIME, PLEASE LEAVE A COMMENT Read More
A song to our little birdie friends Read More

Tags: free, poem, bird, country, fly

A song about being a lazy kid and having an overactive imagination. Read More
A fun story to write - and I think a fun one to read...I hope IF YOU HAVE THE TIME, I WOULD APPRECIATE A COMMENT Read More
The advice of the "Red Light Bandit" that helped light up Merle Haggard's future IF YOU HAVE THE TIME, I WOULD APPRECIATE A COMMENT Read More
Booksie 2020 Poetry Contest

Welcome New Writers