Category Archives: Blog Series: Today’s Writing Song

You Vote: What Was Your Favourite Writing Song of 11-31?

It’s that time again! Your chance to vote for the next set of Today’s Writing Song. If the poll doesn’t work for you, just leave your vote in the comments and it will be counted. If you want to vote … Continue reading

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Day 31: Today’s Writing Song

The ultimate song for all you dreamers and writers! Contains some beautiful space photos as well. DREAM WEAVER — Gary Wright This is the final music post of the May 2017 set of Today’s Writing Song. Songs 1-10 were posted … Continue reading

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Day 30: Today’s Writing Song

Check out the Aurora Borealis (Norther Lights) seen in the Edmonton area last night! (Below.) I Ran (So Far Away) by A Flock of Seagulls has been a long-time favourite. The extended version allows a writer to escape into a … Continue reading

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Day 29: Today’s Writing Song

In honour of my guitar ensemble performance yesterday, here is Asturias (Leyenda) by Isaac Albeniz played first on violin by David Garrett, then on classical guitar played by John Williams and Ana Lidovic (whose concert I missed when she was … Continue reading

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Day 28: Today’s Writing Song

I first heard The Unguarded Moment by the Australian band The Church in 1983 (though it came out in 1981 on the debut album). An underappreciated song, it didn’t play often on the radio. When I finally heard it in … Continue reading

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Day 27: Today’s Writing Song

Throwback to the 1980s. I love these songs! EYES OF A STRANGER — Payolas Uploaded by Canal de Cziczeko, YouTube There is a video version (below), but the ending of the vocals is cut off, along with the great drum … Continue reading

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Day 26: Today’s Writing Song

WHO WANTS TO LIVE FOREVER? (Queen) — Breaking Benjamin

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Day 25: Today’s Writing Song

INTO THE WEST (Lord of the Rings) — Annie Lennox

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Day 24: Today’s Writing Song

Can I stay alive forever at this writing retreat? FOREVER — Breaking Benjamin

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Day 23: Today’s Writing Song

While I’m away at the writing retreat, here is today’s inspirational writing song: Bring Me to Life by Evanescence. The retreat is doing its job to “bring me to life,” “wake me up inside,” and “bid my blood to run.” … Continue reading

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