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Old 22nd July 2019
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Gear Maniac
 

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Originally Posted by terrible.dee View Post

Does my song make other writers ashamed when they hear it? God knows I've felt the shame many a time when I've neglected this rule.
Such an interesting question.

I was doing a campfire set this past weekend for family and friends and I'd intersperse my own songs in with the standards. Never mind that the audience likely had not heard my songs, I could 'feel' as I sang that my some of songs weren't quite there yet. They didn't quite sit well with the classics, not on par...

While my writing was good, better than anyone in the audience could do, no doubt, but not great - yet.