Tag Archives: tension

Yuki Kajiura: Le Grand Retour

One listen for this one. The first time I heard this song was a somewhere around the early to mid-noughties as part of a flash animation. I’ve listened to it here and there since as I find it enjoyable enough. … Continue reading

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Envy: Seimei

I wrote a really rough draft for this last week and planned to wrap it up a few days later but something else that I needed to take care of came up and so this (among other things) was delayed. … Continue reading

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Kayo Dot: Blasphemy: A Prophecy

This one took two listens. I felt there wasn’t enough said after the first time around so I spent the second one filling out the parts I thought were lacking the most. The result is something that’s not necessarily good, … Continue reading

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Joe Hisaishi: Wave Cruising

This was over two listens. Had some difficulty getting going at the start and the song seemed to keep getting ahead of me which probably means I should’ve kept my sentences brief. I’m okay with the result but I feel … Continue reading

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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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Peter Gabriel: Fourteen Black Paintings

This was slowly written over three listens. I was aiming to avoid imagery (I think) and I mostly succeeded. Still, this doesn’t say too much about the song, though maybe that’s okay. I hope you enjoy. — Woodwind comes in, … Continue reading

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Mark Morgan: Metallic Monks

This was over two listens. I was looking to try and balance imagery and mood with describing the flow of the song. Don’t quite think I did, but instead captured what I feel is imagery appropriate to the song. Some … Continue reading

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Five-Hundred Word Challenge 553: Meeting Dialogue

Two people sat down in a meeting room. It was a long day at the office, with much stress flying about. Tension was thick and decisions of a difficult nature needed to be put into action. “Well, we’re here now.” … Continue reading

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Five-Hundred Word Challenge 416: The First Three Songs off of California Hotel

How much more of a solo could inhibit this song that is currently playing? Probably a lot more, if that was indeed a question that needed to be asked. However, it certainly does slide along quite well with the sounds … Continue reading

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Five-Hundred Word Challenge 415: How my Mouth Feels at the Moment

So this morning I’ve been eating my lunch and that’s probably not the best idea that I’ve ever had, but sometimes that’s the way things go. There’s a fair bit of chili in what I’m eating at the moment and … Continue reading

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