Posted by lashibes on Jan 8, 2017 | Comments Off on In A Point Of View or Perspective Rut?
It happens: sometimes you consistently write from a single point of view or perspective and can’t seem to break the habit. Now, that doesn’t mean you should simply change it because you keep writing...
Posted by lashibes on Dec 16, 2016 | Comments Off on Perfect Songwriter Gifts?
Looking for the perfect songwriter gifts? Not sure what they need, what they want or even what they’re talking about if they do mention anything? Well, here’s a list of things every songwriter can use,...
While I do have a corporate life, I've been involved in songwriting for a number of years. I'm a published poet and performed in the duo Amelia Earhart Returns back in the 90's in Knoxville Tennessee.
I've had the privilege of sitting in a church basement with Gillian Welch & David Rawlings talking about songwriting, sharing the stage with Caroline Aiken, Norman & Nancy Blake, The Nields, Guy & Evan Carawan, Tim & Molly O'Brien, Stacey Earle & Mark Stuart, while providing the occasional dinner and laundry services to Mindy Smith.
My musical roots are in England from brass band to an all women's orchestra, so I play a few instruments (six: but never all at once) and LOVE the craft of songwriting.