Heya! I’m Elysse. This is my fourth year at uni, where hopefully I’ll get a Bachelor of Creative Arts at the end of the journey. With a major in Graphic Design and (hopefully) Music, as well as a minor in Digital Media and Communication. TL;DR? Basically, I keep myself busy. If the reading for this week… Continue reading LIVE FOR NOW. [#DIGC202 intro]
Yep. It’s that time of year again! The next semester is about to start, and once again I’ve opted to summarise as much of the important information as possible onto a single A4 page. This has been designed to print out and chuck on your wall! If you do happen to use it, then that’s fabulous, just… Continue reading #DIGC202: Subject Outline Recap
As previously mentioned, I sent my recent scribblings for a song to my mate Ben with a half joking challenge to “find chords for these lyrics I’ve written which have a melody I haven’t yet penned”. He said yes, and as such he actually came up with a really weird chord set. I came up with… Continue reading #CheesySongIdeas v3
So I sent my recent scribblings for a song to my mate Ben with a half joking challenge to “find chords for these lyrics I’ve written which have a melody I haven’t yet penned”. He said yes, and as such he actually came up with a really weird chord set. Absolutely doesn’t align with the melody… Continue reading #CheesySongIdeas v2
Some days I’m just stuck for inspiration and this is one of them. While awaiting for the water tank to reheat so I could enjoy a nice, long, hot shower after dying my hair back to red for work, this is is all that I could think of writing.
Sometimes when I write songs I can hear an idea of it in my head, enough to create a rough song chart, of course sans chords; but the rhythm of it is often strong enough for me to want to specify where bars are and stuff like that. Most of the time I forget about… Continue reading #CheesySongIdeas
When carefully constructed control Comes crashing down in waves The hum of life resumes And we must improvise once more. The attempt at ultimate perfection Or rather, overall control Cross examining those around To create connections and predict thought. One must relinquish power Or that which is perceived to have- Living out a brand new… Continue reading Constructed lives.