I wrote this for LetsGetReading's short story competition - include a song lyric. 3rd Place Winner!
The song I chose lyrics from was Metallica - Until it Sleeps - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F3WIHtOmkBg
I hope everyone enjoys it!
Eliza Rockefeller, yes of the famous New York Rockefellers had a problem. People thought she was crazy but she wasn't everyone else was and it was her job to rid the world of the crazy ones, and she was going to if it took the rest of her life.
This is a piece directly about life and my relation to depression, poetry and how I deal with things -- the title is somewhat lifted from the excellent Metallica song, and I hope that the structure of this poem is as pleasingly complex as some of their most subtle songs.
this is one of the first short stories i have ever written and i consider it to be possibly my best short story to date. i wrote it about a year and a half ago for my freshmen creative writing class. it was written in the span of a week…
A poem about Rock and Roll. Some songs are used in this poem. The following songs are used:
Symphony of Destruction - Megadeth
Shockwave - Black Tide
Enter Sandman - Metallica
Number of the Beast - Iron Maiden
Stairway to Heaven - Led Zeppelin
Cowboys From Hell - Pantera