Writing Soundtrack Playlist

Here are the songs I listen to while I write Left Unsaid & a line or two from the song that stands out.

"Read All About It (Pt. III)" by Emeli Sandé
"You've got the words to change a nation, but you're biting your tongue. You've spent a life time stuck in silence afraid you'll say something wrong."

"I wanna scream 'til the words dry out."

"When it Was Over" by Sara Groves
"what on earth made you stay here when you finally figured out what I was all about?"

"Epiphany" by Staind
"Your words to me just a whisper

"Your words just disappear"

"'Cause my words get in my way"

"Forget all the things I should have said"

"Chasing Cars" by Snow Patrol
"would you lie with me & just forget the world?"

"You Could Be Happy" by Snow Patrol
"And all the things that I wished I had not said"

"Fair" by Remy Zero
"and all my words were bound to fail"

"Glitter in the Air" by Pink
"the breath before the kiss"

"What Hurts the Most" by Rascal Flatts
"I would trade, give away all the words that I saved in my heard that I left unspoken"

"How to Save a Life" by the Fray
"between the lines of fear and blame"

"Silence" by Jars of Clay
"scatter pieces of all I've been"

"Ever the Same" by Rob Thomas
"just let me hold you while you're falling apart"

"Awakening" by Sara Groves
"speak to my pain and confusion"

"Two is Better than One" by Boys Like Girls
"I remember every look upon your face"

"Good Enough" by Sarah McLachlan
"I never would have opened up, but you seemed so real to me"

"Much Afraid" by Jars of Clay
"so scared to fall I might not get up again"

"Need You Now" by Lady Antebellum
"and I wonder if I ever cross your mind"

"You and Me" by Lifehouse
"All of the things that I want to say just aren't coming out right
I'm tripping on words"

"Simon" by Lifehouse
"traded your worth for these scars"

"Everything" by Lifehouse
"how can I stand here with you and not be moved by you?"

"Chocolate" by Snow Patrol
"but in truth I'm lost for words"

"In Your Hands" by Bebo Norman
"my heart and my hopes, they're in your hands"

"Jealous Kind" by Jars of Clay
"I'd rather feel the pain all too familiar than to be broken by a lover I don't understand"

"Say" by John Mayer
"Have no fear for giving in
Have no fear for giving over
You'd better know that in the end
It's better to say too much
Then never say what you need to say again
Say what you need to say"

"Say Something" by A Great Big World
"Say something, I'm giving up on you"

"Breathe Again" by Sara Bareilles
"Car is parked, bags are packed, but what kind of heart doesn't look back
At the comfortable glow from the porch, the one I will still call yours?
All those words came undone and now I'm not the only one"

"Between the Lines" by Sara Bareilles
"So I've learned to listen through silence"

"Leave unsaid unspoken
Eyes wide shut, unopened

"Clocks" by Coldplay
"Come out of things unsaid"

"Wanted you More" by Lady Antebellum
"All the words unspoken, promises broken
I cried for so long
Wasted too much time, should've seen the signs
Now I know just what went wrong"

"Looks like Love" by NeedToBreathe
"It's time to say those words that I have left unsaid."

"Slow" by Audrey Assad
"Because you took me at my word."

"The Sound of Silence" by Simon & Garfunkel
"People talking without speaking."
"But my words like silent raindrops fell."

"Welcome Home" by Joy Williams
"We sing even when there are no words"

"What a Good Woman Does" by Joy Williams
"I haven't lost my voice without you near me"

"Word of God Speak" by MercyMe
"I'm finding myself at a loss for words"
"And the funny thing is it's okay"

"If Tomorrow Never Comes" by Garth Brooks
"'Cause I've lost loved ones in my life who never knew how much I loved them Now I live with the regret that my true feelings for them never were revealed So I made a promise to myself to say each day how much she means to me And avoid that circumstance where there's no second chance to tell her how I feel"

"Make This Go On Forever" by Snow Patrol
"The final word in the final seconds you ever learned to me was love"
"You say it is much more than just my last mistake"
"My words just break and melt"

"Can Anybody Hear Me" by Meredith Andrews
"Can anybody hear me?
The silence is deafening
Why do You feel so far away?"

"Cut" by Plumb
"And these scars wouldn't be so hidden
If you would just look me in the eye"

"Lost Without You" by Freya Ridings
"You said, "I wanna see the world"
And I said, "Go"

"You Mean The World To Me" by Freya Ridings
"I said things I can't take back
And I don't know how to live with that

"Pieces" by Rob Thomas
"Run away, run away if you can't speak"

"Creep" by Radiohead
"I want you to notice
When I'm not around"

"To the Table" by Zach Williams
"But you keep standing at a distance"

"Love And Learn" by Steven Curtis Chapman
"Echoes of careless words and slamming doors
Are still ringing in the night"

"What I Really Want to Say" by Steven Curtis Chapman
"I know that sometimes my words can be as hard as stone
And sometimes my words have left you feeling so alone
So please forgive me and hear these words I'm saying now
I will spend my whole life looking for a way somehow
To let you know just how precious you are to me
I'll use the best words I know but I still won't say it all

No comments: