When I shared this with a couple of our friends, I said I "wanted to write something to express something and I don't think I failed".

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context for today's tune 

Shortly after a very stressful email exchange, we were on the couch watching something not stressful - videos from Desert Bus for Hope 2019 - when youtube.com/watch?v=bNMyHLK0Y4 came up.

Before playing "When I Fall" by The Barenaked Ladies, Beej tells everyone about a bit of advice the songwriter got: "write the song like it's a story - like it's something you wanted to tell".

...and thinking on that, we got up, opened PICO-8, and tried to communicate how we'd felt.

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