Welcome to day nine of my ten-day series of Valentine’s Day inspired blog posts. Yesterday, I wrote about my favorite love story songs. Today is all about those sweet declarations of love. These are songs are expressions of love in its purest form. There’s no confusion on the part of the declarer; they know exactly how much they love the receiver and that it will last forever. Continue Reading “Day 9: Countdown of my favorite love songs (sweet declarations)”
Welcome to day eight of my ten-day series of Valentine’s Day inspired blog posts. Yesterday, I wrote about my favorite songs featuring messages to new lovers.
Today, I will focus on love songs that tell a story. There are tons of songs out there that tell a story, but I will focus on my favorites, which all represent love to me in some way.
I think all songs are poetry, but not all poetry translates into songs. Songs evoke an emotion in the listener. These songs tell a story, whether simple or complicated, that touches my heart. Continue Reading “Day 8: Countdown of my favorite love songs (stories)”
Welcome to day seven of my ten-day series of Valentine’s Day inspired blog posts. Yesterday, I wrote about my favorite pour your heart out songs. Today’s songs are all messages to a new love, as in don’t give up on me, help me heal, let me help you heal, etc.
These are songs for when you’re in love again after heartache, when someone’s in love with you after heartache, or when you love someone who’s had their heartbroken. Half the heart is ready to love again, but the other half is still in a dark shadow, stuck in the past hurt.
The first song perfectly describes how I felt when I was falling in love with my then-boyfriend, now husband, Jonathan.
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