Was going around in antique shops in Venice FL and I found this at a decent price.
She was a sweet youth who danced
She was my muse
Like a sweet clementine
In summer’s fading light
Humming to the strumming
Of a spell that rolls
Oh what I would give
To that which completes my soul
Look at the not so subtle hint I’m giving to the great bassist Joe Bouchard about that one song. I’m borderline begging now.
It’s okay Albert. We know it was a “Just What I Needed” parody by The Cars.
There in the Springs there’s a mystery
that will haunt his soul for eternity
Deep within Judas’s memory,
he had the treacherous heart of misery.
”My bones I see!” He cried.
the driver sat on the other side
”I have nothing to fill my inside!”
Not even bread will do.
The worms have consumed the body.
The home is no longer mine,
roll the dice there is no alibi.
The child is underground,
her family are the hounds
as the rain pours down.
His smile hid behind a shroud.
”You have poisoned my trust!
Be punished for what you’ve done!
You shall burn hotter than the sun!”
Not even bread will do.
Hell has been waiting for you.
The home of the Queen
is now forgotten in the Springs.
So… you want to write a fantasy novel? I know! You could have a medieval-type world where the Dark Lord, once thought defeated, now returns to gather his [why is it always his?] dark forces. The end of the world (or at least the bits we like with, you know, dashing heroes, and good sanitation, and of […]
Saying “write what you know” limits us from the outset — we only “know” a limited number of things, after all. I know the smell of honeysuckle on a summer’s day. I know what it’s like to have a toddler, to be a terrible bowler, to slurp up gin from my rat’s nest of a…
Going back to my 12th grade literature book to freshen up my English and improve my writing.
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