One of the best “extras” I found after purchasing my iPad is the free weekly songs featured on iTunes. I have found a lot of alternative musicians, including Ivan & Alyoshia. This song, “Running for Cover,” is in my “writing mp3” list. I hope the music inspires you […]
As I have mentioned in prior posts, I have been doing a lot more writing recently. I have been listening not only to new artists, but also ones that I have enjoyed over the years. Robert Plant and Alison Krauss collaborated a few years ago. This is one […]
I am very pleased that “Going Home,” has been nominated for the Year’s Best Fantasy and Horror Anthology for 2013. Available for purchase at the following: http://musapublishing.com/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=16&products_id=589
I am very pleased to announce that “Going Home,” published in the June, 2013 issue of Penumbra, has been named to Tangent Online’s Recommended Reads list for 2013! http://www.tangentonline.com/news-mainmenu-158/2318-tangent-online-2013-recommended-reading-list Available for purchase at the following: http://musapublishing.com/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=16&products_id=589
Originally posted on Waiting Outside of Parnassus:
At what point is one allowed to call oneself a writer is a question that I’ve spent far too much time contemplating. When I was younger, I would shy away from calling myself a writer because my writing wasn’t serious, wasn’t…
“Waiting for My Real Life to Begin,” by Colin Hay, is a very inspirational song for all types of artists. Hay sings about focusing on his creative life and reaching for success against all odds. I love the imagery in the lyrics–especially about sighting the ship in the […]
I have been including more of these music-themed posts recently because I have been doing a lot of writing. It’s me, my computer, my imagination, and my MP3 list. :-) I enjoy a lot of different types of music, but the music that I listen to when writing […]
I started listening to Kina Grannis about a year ago after hearing her music on a Michelle Phan tutorial video. I hope the music inspires you to write. Enjoy!
There is a conceptual difference between professional writers and those who write on a semi-professional basis in the minds of many non-writers, including friends and family members. Most writers that I talk to who write on a semi-professional basis tend to feel they have to justify their creativity […]
I discovered Alela Diane after playing the final chapter of Season One of The Walking Dead game on my iPad. The song–Take Us Back–is a haunting reminder of the storyline. This is another song by Alela Diane: The Pirate’s Gospel. Enjoy!