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What is a Hook Book and How to Start One | Songwriting tips and techniques for the contemporary songwriter. |
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What is a Hook Book and How to Start One

What the heck is a hook book? A hook book, or hookbook, is a collection of “hooks” or titles that you have collected all in one easy to reference place. Sometimes, writers add notes and half-written lyrical thoughts beside their hooks to help flesh out…

Don't let "lack of time" keep you from writing. Here's how to dig up 1 hour per day to write songs! | SongFancy, songwriting tips and inspiration for the contemporary female songwriter
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How to Find 1 Hour a Day to Write Your Songs

“Not enough time” is one of the main reasons why songwriters get frustrated with their lack of output. It can be absolutely infuriating! Whether you feel like you’re spread too thin, have too many obligations, or just plain procrastinate (let’s be real… we all do…

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Goal Setting for Songwriters

Songwriters have dreams. Songwriters dream about writing songs and building up a collection of work they’re proud of. We dream of garnering some sort of recognition for our craft. Even some of us dream of taking our songs to the stage, to the airwaves, across…

Songwriting tips for how to write your best when you have to stay at home. Here's how to do it in your own writing room. Click through to read! |

5 Ways to Be More Productive when Writing at Home

Writing at home is the beeest. Until it’s the worst. It’s like the difference between going to Starbucks to get some work done, or staying home on the comfy couch with your laptop because that’s your happy place at the moment. Sometimes a separate…

organization tips for songwriters | getting your folders all set up

How to Organize all Your Songwriting Related Files

Creatives tend to be pretty messy people. Oh wait, hold up, it’s cause we’re geniuses. But as you start to collect more and more songs, it quickly becomes a giant p.i.t.a. to keep everything organized. Finishes lyrics, half written lyrics, ideas, hooks, worktapes, song sketches, cowriters…

Writing Lyrics | Here's how I format all my lyric sheets and stay organized as a songwriter!

How I Format All My Lyric Sheets

Hello, Fancy Fam! A well-organized lyric sheet will make your life sooo much easier. We all have goals for our songs, so let’s be ready for them when the happen by having neat lyrics sheets! You never know when you’re going to get that random…