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24 May - About "Raise"

Posted by Verity on Thursday, February 3, 2011, In : 2007 
Growing up in the political climate in South Africa exposed me to how little people actually listen to each other. We are so often caught up in making ourselves heard that we ignor those around us. It is the same in families - everyone is so busy trying to get their point across that they never 'hear' anyone else and at the same time feel that they are being unheard.

RaiseI wrote this song while driving through Germany with some friends back in 1999. There we were - two South Africans, a German a...


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24 April -About my song "Perfect"

Posted by Verity on Thursday, February 3, 2011, In : 2007 

Perfect"Perfect" is my saddest love gone wrong song. It was a heartbreaking moment to realise that who I was just wasn't enough for the person I was with. It was a process for me to realise that I didn't need to fit someone else's idea of what they wanted and be happy to just be me. I hope I never put my expectations on anyone and leave them doubting who they are. We are all 'perfect' the way we are. Don't change to keep someone's love. Love is a gift - not a condition.

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