Topic: Song on Soundcloud - If I were The Wind
Thanks for all the nice comments about my song "Home For The Holidays".
Here's another tune I wrote a few years back. I was reading a book about a family in the late 1800's living on a farm in the US "tornado alley". It seemed every time they had a good crop a storm would come and destroy it before it could be harvested. The book was on the night stand next to my bed and one morning I woke up about a half hour before the alarm went off to get ready for work so I decided to read another chapter. Each chapter had a title and when I turned the page the title of the new chapter was "If I Were the Wind". I immediately set down the book, went into my music room and penned a song in about 20 minutes. When I came home from work that evening I spent about another hour doing some "fine tuning". It's the fastest song I ever wrote and this was the result: