The Cuddle Fish

The Cuddle Fish He never knew how to love me right or not love me at all He was always all or nothing not knowing love is all He was lost and couldn’t… Continue reading

The Sunshine Buyer

  The Sunshine Buyer “Don’t be scared,” he says, and I’m not I’m just scared when I’m talkin’ to you “Don’t be scared,” he says, and I’m caught Scared to walk away and… Continue reading

Phony Pony

Phony Pony I’m a one trick pony At times I’m a phony but I’m not tryin’ to get in the limelight I’m climbin’ slowly Stayin’ down lowly and I’m learnin’ from all of… Continue reading

Your Moonshines

Your Moonshines How do I accept this blessing without falling completely apart? How do I build myself up, and then turn and break my own heart? How do I follow my starlight when… Continue reading

Dear Guys On Tinder, 10 Professional Tips For A Sexier Profile Picture Now

Believe it or not this post actually does have to do with photography… Not too long ago I had a very interesting conversation with a couple of my favorite gentleman about the usage… Continue reading


Lazy Lazy my mind won’t stop thinkin’ ‘bout you Besides if it did, what would I do? I’m waitin’ and wishin’ & breathin’ while dreamin’ And keepin’ my mind safe from all other… Continue reading

Wishing On Your Stars

Wishing On Your Stars When I wish upon your stars I’m wishing on those way up far The ones up over yours and my head Me at my home, and you in your… Continue reading

Silent Wishes

Silent Wishes This monotony of me on me is not enough to set me free My mind is still so fucking frantic, and I’m still so very heartsick Why can’t I just not… Continue reading

East Entices Indy and Returns in June

Article and photos by Melodie Yvonne Ramey INDIANAPOLIS, IN – My whole life I’ve been fantastically blessed because somehow I’ve always had a multitude of good friends with spectacular musical taste. These beautiful people stumble… Continue reading

For Momma

For Momma  Momma I write this for you on your day, although you may not feel like reading I just wanna thank you for humoring me, and my silly dreams that I’m dreaming You’ve… Continue reading

The Sorry Girl

The Sorry Girl The sorry girl’s sorry even when she’s silent The sorry girl doesn’t say goodbye The sorry girl knows everything’s her fault When they look her in the eyes and lie… Continue reading

The People Fight Cancer and Win One More Battle

The People Fight Cancer and Win One More Battle Article and photos by Melodie Yvonne Ramey LAFAYETTE, IN – The People vs Breast Cancer Benefit Concert was a fantastic night of music, food, and charity –… Continue reading

Material Lord

Material Lord This hometown feeling’s a pit in my soul It keeps me reeling and ready to go An illegal alien to all those I know They watch and they gasp at my… Continue reading

A Preemptive Strike

A Preemptive Strike by Melodie Yvonne Ramey I’m the one that’s walkin’ away I don’t wanna think of you every day I don’t wanna picture those words you’ll say If the universe suddenly goes… Continue reading

I Own Me

Originally published in Photographic Memories: Meet me in the Middle I Own Me All this time it’s been my heart inside breaking mine. All these years it’s been myself as enemy I find.… Continue reading

18 Years Love Should Have Grown

I just realized the Love we lost would have been 18 this year… all grown up ❤ This is dedicated to her and my beautiful Hazie. I know you don’t have internet out there,… Continue reading

Seed Guzzler

Seed Guzzler by Melodie Yvonne Ramey Anxiety is quite sadistic Hide my bullshit in these limericks Let it out to keep my heart sane Need a shield for all this mind rain One foot… Continue reading

Shawn Hagood is Keeping the Blues Alive

It’s phenomenal to me how much music can really unify people, and bring out the pure and good in us all. If we see a stranger with a shirt representing our favorite band… Continue reading