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

A Home Away From Home At Summer Camp Music Festival 2016

Originally published in Through the Lens Magazine on June 2, 2016 Article and photos by Melodie Yvonne Ramey CHILLICOTHE, IL – Music festivals are amazing for so many different reasons. One of the… 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 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

Photo Gallery – Moonshine Mason and the Rot Gut Gang @ Lafayette Theater 5-20-2016

Moonshine Mason and the Rot Gut Gang Lafayette Theater, Lafayette, Indiana May 20, 2016 Photos by Melodie Yvonne Ramey SEE even more of the Music on Melodie’s YouTube now! View more of Melodie’s concert and… Continue reading

Photo Gallery – Josh Ritter with The Steel Wheels @ Lafayette Theater 5-19-2016

Josh Ritter with The Steel Wheels Lafayette Theater, Lafayette, Indiana May 19, 2016 Photos by Melodie Yvonne Ramey SEE even more of the Music on Melodie’s YouTube now! View more of Melodie’s concert and event… 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

Reverend Horton’s Rockabilly Heats Up Lafayette

Originally published in Through the Lens Magazine on April 30, 2016 Article and photos by Melodie Yvonne Ramey LAFAYETTE, IN – The crowd filling up the Lafayette Theater was every bit as beautifully eclectic… 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

Lafayette Theater Dishes Out A Triple Treat

Originally published in Through the Lens Magazine on April 8, 2016 Article and photos by Melodie Yvonne Ramey  LAFAYETTE, IN – The amazing thing about Lafayette, Indiana is that it has somehow side… 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

Breaking Benjamin Leaves Fort Wayne Breathless

Originally published in Through the Lens Magazine on March 31, 2016 Article and photos by Melodie Yvonne Ramey FORT WAYNE, IN – Upon approaching Piere’s Saturday evening the first noticeable phenomenon was the tremendous line… Continue reading