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One Verse, One Line Stands Out as the Ultimate Writers Inspiration

An old Outlaw Country Song tells it all.

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In 1983 Country Musician David Allan Coe wrote and recorded a song that holds a special meaning for all writers, musicians, and performers.

Coe was part of the Outlaw Country movement. Joining Willie Nelson, Waylon Jennings, Jerry Jeff Walker, Merle Haggard…




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Lee J. Bentch

Lee J. Bentch

I am an author, a technology guy, a grandad, a widower, and a man with many interests. I write to inform and entertain. Email:

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