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What I’ve Read So Far In 2021

Sometimes I’m not in the mood to type out a music blog for whatever reason. Could be a result of having a natural monotonous thought train toward the subject or simply wanting to discuss a topic that’s on my mind. With that being said, reading and literature have been on my mind as of late.

Lyrics as Literature

Out of all the avenues for human expression, songwriting can connect people on a global scale. Though when looking at lyrics as a literary concept, the literature community seems to disagree. Many do not believe that song lyrics can be considered literature. The most recent example of this was when Bob Dylan won the Nobel