Have you ever wanted to write an original song, but found yourself stuck? I've developed several tricks to get my own creative mojo flowing.
Today is my 49th birthday, so I thought I'd divulge the process behind how I wrote the song, "49 Years" from my album, Holler.
This song came from a very specific writing prompt: "You're sitting in prison, falsely accused by the one you love." Such a scenario really paints a picture in your mind. What would you say? What would you do? For me, I wanted to take a villain's point of view. (It's so much fun to be a villain in fiction!) ...Read the rest of the article here