Short Bio

Born in Atlanta, Georgia and raised in the wilds of Wisconsin, Mandi Strachota is the product of southern roots and Midwest know-how, a potent mix of practicality and soulful dreaming. Mandi has become a fixture on the Atlanta scene, playing at local spots like...

Pictures

Pictures of you They come into view And my heart stands still Memories and words And things left unheard My eyes begin to fill I fight a smile, it lasts awhile Until…   No words I say Can ever replay Moments in my mind It’s not like the book The...

Daredevil

I’m alone, but I ain’t lonely I’m afraid, but I ain’t scared Get to know my heart, or you don’t know me Well you don’t have to be the devil to take a dare   I’m a dreamer, but I don’t sleep I cry all night, but I...

Government Vacation

Sure is nice to see you, hope you’re doing well Yeah it sure is nice to see you darlin’, I hope you’re doing well Well a couple of things have changed I ain’t doing that swell Going on a government vacation Living in a holding cell   They...

Bird

A bird flew into my house today Thought it was you until he flew away He wore quite the disguise, but he didn’t have your eyes No it wasn’t you, I miss you   A squirrel went running across my fence Could have been you or just coincidence He...