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#1128619 - 06/21/17 02:49 PM A Song For You  
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A Song For You

I was gonna write a song just for you
But i can't play and i can't sing too
And every time i try to rhyme a word or two
It sounds awful close to Dr. Suess

But hear me well,hear me true
Darlin',baby,i love you
Yeah hear me well,know it's true
Sugar plum,honey bun,i love you

I was gonna write a song from my heart
But i couldn't find the beat on where to start
I was gonna play it slow and sing it pretty
But i gave it up at about 2:30

But hear me well,hear me true
Darlin',baby,i love you
Yeah hear me well,know it's true
Sugar plum,honey bun,i love you

It would've been a one hit wonder just like you.

#1128981 - 07/11/17 03:41 PM Re: A Song For You [Re: Michael LeBlanc]  
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hey Michael, sounds like a fun song.."Sugar plum,honey bun" that gets them every time..


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#1129054 - 07/15/17 01:23 AM Re: A Song For You [Re: Michael LeBlanc]  
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Michael,

This reads like a fun, light sing along song--the right melody and sound could make this one of those songs you hear and can't stop humming to. My only thought is on the last line. Likening her to a "one hit wonder" seems somewhat counter to the positivity of the rest of the song--don't know if that's intentional or if I'm just misreading, but I offer up for what it's worth. Nice write!

All the best,

Deej

#1129077 - 07/16/17 12:30 AM Re: A Song For You [Re: Michael LeBlanc]  
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Hey Michael,

It's been awhile. Hope you have been well. Glad to see you're still writing. Best wishes!

Wes

#1129111 - 07/17/17 04:03 PM Re: A Song For You [Re: Michael LeBlanc]  
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hey Lane,just kickin' around something simple,thanks for the visit. Mike

#1129112 - 07/17/17 04:05 PM Re: A Song For You [Re: Michael LeBlanc]  
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hi Deej,appreciate your time and thoughts.Well the last line is just a tag but the meaning is just a play on the saying "one hit wonder" meaning that she is his only "one love",might be kinda stupid though,i dunno,lol.Mike

#1129113 - 07/17/17 04:08 PM Re: A Song For You [Re: Michael LeBlanc]  
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hey there Wesley,yes,it's been a while.I'm barely writing these days just not really been in the mood for it.It's not a dry spell or writers block,it's just something i put on the back burner for now.Thanks for giving me a holler and i hope things are hunky dory your way. Mike

#1129198 - 07/21/17 04:44 AM Re: A Song For You [Re: Michael LeBlanc]  
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Simple, can I say corny even!
But it works out pretty well Mojo
Travis


We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars. Oscar Wilde
#1129212 - 07/21/17 07:41 PM Re: A Song For You [Re: Michael LeBlanc]  
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I enjoyed this! It's playful and cute.

-Jinx


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#1129281 - 07/24/17 11:23 AM Re: A Song For You [Re: Michael LeBlanc]  
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hey Travis,why yes you can say "corny",corny was what i was going for.Thanks,lol. Mike

#1129282 - 07/24/17 11:24 AM Re: A Song For You [Re: Michael LeBlanc]  
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Thank ya Jen! Mike


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