Tag Archives: calm

Envy: Zero

This was written over one listen but there were quite a few restarts early on. I was struggling to get the first few seconds down and that probably would’ve been easier to do had I listened to the song a … Continue reading

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Masashi Hamauzu: The Gapra Whitewood

This ended up being over two listens but I didn’t write much for the second. After the first I felt I could write more but on the second I found myself not adding much. Oh well. I sort of remember … Continue reading

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Mark Morgan: Dream Town

This is another one where I had an idea going. I was hoping for it to be interwoven rather than dominant, but alas. The writing here is pretty lacking I feel. I think there’s something here but I don’t capitalise … Continue reading

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Tadayoshi Makino: Village on the Sea, Moga

Two listens for this one. I was mostly looking to write about imagery and some of that came through, but I feel as though I forced myself too much. Tadayoshi Makino’s (牧野 忠義) “Village on the Sea, Moga” (“海上の村、モガ”) is … Continue reading

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Bill Laswell: Echo

This was written over one listen. I’m not sure what I was going for, but I know that I was trying to capture the song in written form. Surprising I know. This is a slow song and as such I … Continue reading

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Nobuo Uematsu: A New World

This one took five listens. It was a bit of a struggle to write which may have to do with being tired at the moment. Probably should’ve taken to it earlier. Nobuo Uematsu’s (植松 伸夫) “A New World” (“新しき世界”) is … Continue reading

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Five-Hundred Word Challenge 937: Cold Morning Ramble

It is morning and the sounds of birds ring out. I’ve taken my gloves off and I have a split nail, but that’s not going to stop me this morning. I’ve other things to conquer. What I need to do … Continue reading

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Five-Hundred Word Challenge 856: Something Calm

The sound of something calm moves over everything and, much like a comforting blanket, it is comforting. Of course there are the shrill screams of terror that emanate from somewhere, but they soon die off and a sense of relaxation … Continue reading

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Masashi Hamauzu: Besaid

I think with this one I was trying to describe what was happening in the song whilst also trying to get across the associated imagery. I’m not sure if being familiar with the song and its context is a good … Continue reading

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Five-Hundred Word Challenge 768: Grumbling, Grouchiness

Grumbling, grouchiness and more grumbling: These are the targets for today. It’s a low bar. Anyway, these are the targets. I need to stomp my feet at least twice and take care of a few other things whilst stomping my … Continue reading

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