Writing Prompts

Writing Prompt: “I Know That Sound”

“I know that sound,” she thought to herself, her mind flooding with memories unbidden, but welcome. Visions of storm swept voyages on ancient sailing vessels, rampaging gales hurling tidal destruction with only her hand to stay the helm. Those images, and a song... She was wind-swept and tossed about with a flask in hand, remembering… Continue reading Writing Prompt: “I Know That Sound”

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A Writing Exercise for Musicians

Mapping out your favorite artists’ songs will help you figure out how to write your own favorite original songs. While J and I were in the midst of arranging the piano music for our first cover (“Enjoy the Silence” by Depeche Mode), we came across a great writing exercise. First, I jotted down all the… Continue reading A Writing Exercise for Musicians