a) Barefoot in the Sand; b) You didn’t really say that did you? c) All that remains; d) She/He said, “Don’t ever change”…. (there was another topic discussed at curbside after the last meeting, but danged if I can remember it…)
This old guitar; Simple at the start; Hampster on a wheel…or a song about getting nowhere fast; an article of clothing; Falling through the cracks
a good finish,
a nonsense song
a) Black & White, b) I’m Up Next, c) Rattle of Time, d) A song starting on a 5th chord. Bonus topic: Dog’s Perspective. Tony Turner will bring topics for the annual Song Along on April 12 and 13.
Happy New Year Songwriters!
The topics for January are: a) Talking to Strangers; b) New Year; c) Things Changed; d) Full House.
Bonus topic: e) Another Round of Bitterness. Now there’s a killer subject!
Happy Autumn Everyone! Yeah…just like that!, it’s October! Where does the time go?
Almost Like I Knew What I was Doing, Faded ______ (whatever), Not Yet, Meeting the Relatives, A song that starts with a minor chord.
Yeah, I know there are 5 topics instead of 4, but what the hey! Give’s us more stuff to write on. (No….not at the last minute….)
Thank you all for another successful season of Writer’s Bloc. There were some fine songs crafted and critiqued this past year. See you in September with these topics:
No Idea, The Woodshed, Not Yet, A Leonard Cohen style song
A Doo Wop Song, The Day After, You have a way with words, No Cents, Don’t unplug me.
This will be the last meeting until September. Hope you’re able to make it out.
Drug of Choice, On the Street, a song with a one or two line refrain, a song with yodeling in it
Cancelled due to Easter. The Ottawa Folklore Centre is closed on Easter Sunday.