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The Songwriter's Motivation

You have been given a gift not many have. You are a creator. Someone is waiting to hear your song. Take the next step. Stay motivated and encouraged to create, record, and share your music with someone who needs you.

What Keeps Me Inspired As a Songwriter

I don't know why as a songwriter I continually battle with bouts of doubt. "Who cares?" is the vicious whisper that creeps up from time to time. And when reading posts on social media from other writers, this theme is consistently there. So as an exercise for myself, and in hopes that it lifts you up as well, I wanted to remember and share the things that keep me inspired as a songwriter. What keeps me going to write just one more song...

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Being a Music Creator With a Day Job

Being a Music Creator With a Day Job

This post is near and dear to my heart, because this is me. I've struggled with this mentally over time, thinking that I was a fraud…that I couldn't be considered a music creator if I had a day job. It's either one or the other. Well…that's a lie.

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How Pitching Songs is Baseball

How Pitching Songs is Baseball

From batting cages to the big leagues...just keep swinging.

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Yes Your

Yes Your "Sad" Song is Needed

You've written a sad song. You've been told by music publishers, we don't need more sad songs. I disagree. Someone needs to hear that sad song you wrote.

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Songwriters, Do Not Give Up

Songwriters, Do Not Give Up

Are you stuck on that next line? Are you discouraged by recent song feedback? Did your song not get picked up at that last pitch? Does it seem like your song is released everywhere you thought possible, but no one is listening?

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Are your songs going to waste?

Are your songs going to waste?

I bet you have songs written that you have never done anything with. Change that.

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