Ballads: The Stories of Song.

When people hear the word "ballad", they often think of a slow, romantic song. Which, while technically correct, drives me insane. You see, to me, a ballad is a song that tells a story. (This is also a legitimate definition, according to the Merriam-Webster dictionary; I'm not completely nuts.) Some tell their stories better than …

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We Have A Winner! (and some mid-week madness)

(And the winner is...)...(Drumroll here...). . .Pearl C!Thank you for entering, all contestants! And thank you to all of my subscribers for joining me thus far! Pearl, if you would like to leave a comment below stating what email you'd like me to contact regarding the mailing address for your prize, I'll take it down …

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