How To Get Better At Songwriting

For those of us who love songwriting, we find it frustrating. Sometimes it’s just the worst. It’s difficult, but practice is what makes us better at spitting rhymes and stringing together melodies. Professional lyric and songwriters didn’t start there — they, like a lot of us, started as amateurs. So with that in mind, here are […]

Book Review: David And Goliath

In classic Malcolm Gladwell prose and observation, the author of Outliers and Blink gives us David And Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits, and the Art of Battling Giants.  It’s a fascinating book. The basic idea is this: things that seem like disadvantages are not, and so-called advantages can actually be crippling and backfire on us. I broke it down below. […]