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so they can't explain it to you...
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I teach intentional strategies
taking the random out of songwriting
so you can write the songs you want to write!

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Songwriting Foundations

Writing the Second Verse, Avoiding Second Verse Curse

Writing the Second Verse

You write a chorus and verse and you’ve got nothing left to say! Stop getting stuck writing your verses… second verse curse will never haunt you again!

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Recent Articles

Instant Song Myth-Unicorn

The Instant Song Myth

The Instant Song Myth is a dangerous lie… learn the truth about songwriting so you learn to finish your songs instead of throwing them out.

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Lyric Writing

Writing Better Song Rhymes - stop writing boring rhymes that make your songs sound amateur

Writing Better Song Rhymes

Stop writing boring and predictable rhymes… Stop fighting with rhyming and make it work for you so your lyrics sound more interesting and songs sound more professional.

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Songwriting Psychology

Songwriting Games-Brainstorming

Brainstorming Games

Songwriting games with Brainstorming: smash songwriting blocks forever… no more wondering what to write or what to say, just write!

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Songwriting Productivity

Instant Song Myth-Unicorn

The Instant Song Myth

The Instant Song Myth is a dangerous lie… learn the truth about songwriting so you learn to finish your songs instead of throwing them out.

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Avoid Lyric Fail

Avoid Lyric Fail

Avoid Lyric Fail… Fix weak lyrics before they happen! Edit properly instead of half writing your songs and calling them “finished”…

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Video Lessons

Factory Fresh, Original Song About Our Relationship with Food

Factory Fresh

My song Factory Fresh, with complete lyrics and an analysis to help you write better songs… Factory Fresh is a social commentary song about our relationship with food.

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Exotic Bean - original song breakdown

Exotic Bean

Exotic Bean, an original song with complete lyrics and analysis to help you write better songs… how I suffered from coffee withdrawal while travelling….

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Songwriter Interviews

If you can play songs,
you can learn to write songs…

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How to Write a Song Chorus:
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