1 more line


I'm one line away from finishing this song, but sometimes the finish line can be deceiving.  It turns out sometimes that what I thought was the finish line is not actually the finish line.  I've been here before.  I think it's one line, but then I find a line that works and I like it so much that I decide to keep it and throw the rest verse away, meaning I need to find another 3 lines.  I don't know where this is going yet.

I find lyrics tough.  I labour over them, sometimes for too long I think.  You can kill a good idea by working it too much.  It looses all its edges and becomes too smooth and life isn't smooth.  There's a balance to strike between the initial idea and the final lyric. 

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