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When the World Looked Bleak I Danced

Finding joy in the darkness is the cusp of a new beginning.

Photo by Alekzan Powell on Unsplash

It was the Autumn of 2020 and during the peak of the pandemic. I remember feeling solace in my solitude. Serenity in my sonic sanctuary. The Covid-19 cases were rising again and we all were just trying to adapt to this new normal. It was this new world we had been thrust into whether we were ready or…




The songs we listen to change us. They shape how we feel and what we do. Let’s share stories of how songs shape our world. Let’s share the experience.

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Walter Pop Matthews IV

Walter Pop Matthews IV

A writer who has written an autobiography in poetry form, songs, a play and thought provoking commentary on various online platforms.

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