Uriah Heep – The Wizard
Uriah Heep’s Demons and Wizards was just one of the many strange and fascinating albums (to me) in my mother’s record collection, and I loved this song. Pretty much just because it was about a wizard – I’ve always had a thing for them.
I wrote the lyrics to it in one of my school books in grade nine (which was otherwise littered with stories about wizards, pictures of unicorns and portraits of my English teacher, whom I adored), surrounded by stars and this happy fellow:
Unfortunately, my drawing skills have not improved at all, but I still think wizards are cool.