Songwriting: Oh, How I Loathe Thee

Songwriting: Oh, How I Loathe Thee

Why is it so hard to write a song?

And not just any song, but a good song.  One that will make you feel good that you wrote it all by yourself.  Why is it that sometimes I sit at my piano for what seems like hours, having come up with nothing original?  Why can’t I simply hum the first thing that comes to my mind, and add beautiful harmonies and unmatched lyrics? Read More