Having one’s work acknowledged and appreciated is truly an awesome thing. Having one’s work put to music – assuming it will be done will – is definitely a whole new level of cool!
Over the weekend I was contacted by the leader of a world class string quartet. They had stumbled upon one of my poems and were requesting permission to use it for lyrics.
The name of the quartet is invoke and they play a mixture of classical and Blue grass. These guys are top of the line musicians and have played with some of the best symphony’s in the country nad all of the top venues. They want turn my lowly poem into a bluegrass song.
My inner writer geek says “Way cool”