Riding the Bus and Writing a Song 

It’s a lot cleaner and more high tech than I remember with commuters in various stages of awokeness. Almost everyone is “of color” though I appear to be only 1 of 2 members of the African American tribe along for the ride. I’m on Sound Transit bus 216 traveling from Sammamish where I live to Seattle Center where I have a late morning meeting. Actually it’ll take 2 buses and 90 minutes to travel 23 miles — a trip that, depending on traffic, usually takes 35-50 in my car. But I love the $2.50 exact change price of admission and marvel it’s taken me this long to actually do this. 

So why now? Well, I’m 1 of 5 Seattle area songwriters chosen for this year’s global Acoustic Guitar Project: one guitar.one week.one song. I’m songwriter #4 and last night picked up a Kindred guitar from songwriter #3. Now I have 1 week to write and record a song with it. Back in the day riding the bus often inspired me to write and so I’m hoping to once again catch lightning in a bottle. Wish me luck!”

6 comments

  • Robert E. David
    Robert E. David New Zealand
    Share the list of available songs with us so that I may download these songs. Anyway, Two Daughters is really a nice song. I have shared the link on [URL=http://contentblogger.com/]contentblogger.com[/URL] right now and would urge you to make the suitable plans. I am waiting for your key response over here, thanks to your team and members.

    Share the list of available songs with us so that I may download these songs. Anyway, Two Daughters is really a nice song. I have shared the link on contentblogger.com right now and would urge you to make the suitable plans. I am waiting for your key response over here, thanks to your team and members.

  • Paula Boggs Band
    Paula Boggs Band
    Will do and thank you!

    Will do and thank you!

  • Josef
    Josef United States
    I just love your songs and lyrics.

    I just love your songs and lyrics.

  • Kermit Mccall
    Kermit Mccall Quos et tempore in
    Thank You All

    Thank You All

  • Joe
    Joe USA
    Share the rundown of accessible tunes with us so I might download these tunes. In any case, Two Daughters is actually a pleasant melody. Joe | [url=https://jasoncarpenterlaw.com/personal-injury]Harrisburg attorney[/url]

    Share the rundown of accessible tunes with us so I might download these tunes. In any case, Two Daughters is actually a pleasant melody.
    Joe | Harrisburg attorney

  • Paula Boggs Band
    Paula Boggs Band
    All of Paula Boggs Band’s songs are downloadable on this website…under “home” where you also find these blog posts!

    All of Paula Boggs Band’s songs are downloadable on this website…under “home” where you also find these blog posts!

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