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Behind the Scenes | Steel Guitar Player

Hailing from Blakley, Georgia, a town of only 5,000, Kyle Everson has turned his love for steel guitar into a successful career. Kyle graduated as Salutatorian in high school where he went on to earn his Bachelor’s Degree in Finance from Auburn University. 682 more words

Country Clones

Writer’s Digest Wednesday Poetry Prompt #400: Event

Years ago, I remember watching the music video of Martina McBride’s “Independence Day.” It’s a great song (even though Sean Hannity uses it for his radio show/talking points monologue). 76 more words


This One’s For the Boys

Sometimes a song offers an archetype or a role model for persons to emulate.  I recently heard the phrase “motivational rock.”  More commonly I think of such a song as “aspirational.” 1,054 more words


Writing Anyway

I’ve been calling it Writer’s Block, in all caps.  It’s been nearly a year since I have written anything here, or any poetry, or anything really.   365 more words

Off Topic

Mother, I am. Happy Mother's day mamas! 

Mother’s are forever changing.

There was a time in the beginning when we lost our solitude; and we no longer were our own; we became~theirs, 525 more words


Top 10 Country Songs About Being A Woman

Let’s face it, country music wouldn’t exist if it weren’t for women, because there wouldn’t be any content for the songs! And on the flip side, we wouldn’t have some of the greatest country hits that we have today without the women who write, sing and perform them. 774 more words


Do It Anyway

I just finished watching a 15 year old sing the song, “Anyway” by Martina McBride. And really, we’ve all heard this song a million times, but I don’t think I’ve realized how powerful the lyrics actually were until I saw a young teenager singing them tonight. 524 more words

Life Lessons