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Writer's block always seems to hit right around that second verse. Here's how you can push past that Second Verse Curse and finish you song! | Songwriting tips on SongFancy.com

5 Ways to Push Past the Second Verse Curse

November 11, 2019

The Second Verse Curse: did you knew exactly what I was talking about the moment you read that? It’s that moment when you’ve finished your…

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5 Reasons Why You Can’t Wait Around for Inspiration On SongFancy, songwriting tips and inspiration for the contemporary lady singer songwriter

5 Reasons Why You Can’t Wait for Inspiration to Strike

July 29, 2019

This post has been entirely re-written from top to bottom. It’s an important topic, so I wanted to update it with new information, new thoughts,…

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What No One Tells You About Inspiration - SongFancy, songwriting tips and inspiration for the contemporary lady singer songwriter

What No One Tells You About Inspiration

July 22, 2019

This post has been completely re-written! It was originally posted in September of 2016, and OH BOY do I have new things to say about…

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50 Songwriting Tips for Each Phase of your Songs [PLUS: Free Songwriting Tips Cheatsheet!]

The Ultimate List of 50 Songwriting Tips for Each Phase of Your Songs

May 20, 2019

These tips cover A LOT. Whatever phase of  songwriting you’re in, we’ve got the songwriting tips to help you write your best songs. Need new…

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Journaling for Beginning Songwriters: The Songwriter’s Ultimate Secret Weapon on SongFancy.com

Journaling for Songwriters: The Best Exercise for Beginning Songwriters

April 29, 2019

Journaling for songwriters is a game changer. Story time! Buckle up, it’s a little bit long, but I promise it’s to illustrate a point. I…

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A Singer's Guide to Songwriting: How to Start Writing Your Own Original Material | SongFancy, songwriting tips and inspiration for the contemporary lady singer songwriter

A Singer’s Guide to Songwriting: How to Start Writing Your Own Original Material

March 25, 2019

This one’s for all my singers in the SongFancy sphere who have been quietly reading along, wondering how the heck to get started writing their…

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Why You Should Fail More in Songwriting | SongFancy, songwriting tips and inspiration for the contemporary lady singer songwriter

Why You Should Fail in Songwriting

March 4, 2019

This week’s post is deliciously different. We’re breaking from our usual format to bring you some words of wisdom from the Black Sheep Rebel Girl…

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Your Favorite Songwriting Challenge is Open for Registration

February 12, 2019

Join us for the first 5 in 5 Song Challenge of 2019! This challenge is designed to: Kick your inner critic out of the writing…

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Essentialism for Songwriters: Why doing everything is a BAD idea | SongFancy, songwriting tips and inspiration for the contemporary lady singer songwriter

Essentialism for Songwriters: Why doing everything is a BAD idea

January 28, 2019

This week’s post comes to us courtesy of Louise Warren. I was sitting on the floor, reading Greg McKeown’s book, “Essentialism” when my mouth fell…

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6 Songwriting Tips for Finding Melodies in the Space Around You _ SongFancy, songwriting tips and inspiration for the contemporary lady singer songwriter

6 Songwriting Tips for Finding Melodies in the Space Around You

January 14, 2019

Life is busy and loud. Those of us who live in cities are constantly surrounded by the noise from cars, voices, music, HVACs, sirens and…

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