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Let Me Hear From You

First of all, a note of sincere thanks for receiving – and reading – my blog posts for the past year. To say that I love my songwriting...

Three Good Reasons to Write a Song Even – Especially – If It Scares You

When faced with the thought of doing something outside of our comfort zones, most of us – myself included – tend to resist at first. I...

Five Questions With Sam Hunter

This “Five Questions” blog post, features the founder of Natural Born Thinkers, Sam Hunter. 1. What was your biggest concern/fear prior to the...

The MVP

Entrepreneurs and business teams will often strive to create a “Minimum Viable Product” (or MVP) in order to assess whether their idea is worthy...

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A Few Tips On Chorus Writing

In my last post, I walked you through the verse writing process which is...

A Few Tips On Verse Writing

One of the things I’ve noticed in my corporate songwriting workshops for...

Good Songs

Good Songs… A number of years ago a hit-songwriter friend of mine in...

How To Make A Metaphor (Exercise)

How to make a metaphor If you’re uncertain how to make the leap from...

Why Songwriting?

After writing over a thousand songs, I’d be lying if I told you I could...

The Mighty Haiku

“A good haiku rescues a moment in time” -Billy Collins These days,...

The Story of the Warden

This post is an excerpt from my book, The Reason for the Rhymes: Mastering...

Five Questions with Jane Allen

This “Five Questions” blog post, features the CEO of the Nashville...

The Wonderful World of Metaphors

By definition a metaphor is simply “a thing that is representative or...

Five Questions with Dushka Zapata

In the next of “Five Questions” blog post, please welcome VP of...

Learning To Be A Better Collaborator

So much of the ultimate success of any creative/innovative endeavor is...

Five Questions with Diana O’Brien

In the next of “Five Questions” blog posts, it’s my distinct honor...

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