I listened to all of these songs while I wrote King of the Storm, but I admit that for the playlist, I selected versions that melded more with each other. I don’t think most people can jump from AX7 to Etta James, like I can.
Someone told me that everyone should have a favorite band, and that you should know everything about them, so I considered this. I had never really had a favorite band before…unless you counted New Kids on the Block when I was in grade school. I
This song is about bullying, being shot down over and over again by people who should be protecting you, and in the end it’s about standing up for yourself. It is the theme song to my book, “King of the Storm”. Perseus, you are demigod