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Bifrost (The end of the bridge)

The end of the bridge and you’re on the way home. The end of the bridge and you’re half way there. It’s in your world not mine. It’s dark and it’s cold it’s breaking apart Join me Come with me…

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Of Saturdays and Songwriting

On 2 March 2004 I wrote a song. Well, I say I, but it was more Hanna Katla’s song from my novel Blood & Fire. I later recorded the vocals, on veeb‘s insistance, and the results can still be found…

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Hurting

Hurting Hurting in my heart Restless in my soul. Your voice in my ears Your face inmy vision. I am hurting; Hurting for You. Last night, when you said goodnight to me. Light night, when you danced with me. You…

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Just too damn embarrassing for words…

…and Pepper didn’t seem to like it either. Just tried recording myself singing Earth In Me – I had thought of posting the results here – but I figure it’s just too damn embarrassing. It’s hilarious! You’d all laugh at…

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And by way of comparison…

…this is the one of the songs that has inspired the character of Hanna Katla. Edit: Listen to Open Your Heart (Ogg File Format) [ Download and unzip the file, you will also need to have a music player that…

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Hanna’s song…

Okay, here’s for the real test. It sounded good with chlorine filled ears earlier tonight in the swimming pool – and I’m saying it’s finished, but here it is. The question is, am I learning anything?

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Song lyrics? Help needed…

Okay, I’m trying to write Hanna Katla’s songs – she’s Icelandic, she sings in English and Icelandic, in a guitar rock-pop band a bit like these guys: ( Írafár ) – but I’m crap at writing songs! I need help!…

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Songwriting…

No. Don’t worry, I’m not about to make an asault on the next eurovision competition … I’m just trying to get inside the creative head of Hanna Katla and write some of the lyrics that she is to write in…

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Songwriting…

No. Don’t worry, I’m not about to make an asault on the next eurovision competition … I’m just trying to get inside the creative head of Hanna Katla and write some of the lyrics that she is to write in…

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