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Stories in Songs - Writing the Lyrics

Melanie - Certified Story Grid Editor

Ever wonder how to develop your lyrics and actually write about something that's meaningful to you in a way that other people get it? The Stories in Songs Podcast is all about helping you look beyond lyric structure and form and concentrate on what's important: your lyric's message and how to deliver it. So learn how to wield the Power of Storytelling and Write Lyrics that truly make an Impact.I believe songs have the power to save lives. That's why I help musicians write powerful & engaging lyrics so that they get more fans and skyrocketing sales.Because here's the truth:SONGS ARE TOO VALUABLE TO BE STUFFED WITH BAD LYRICS.Songs have a purpose. They can change lives.Give your lyrics the power to make an impact.That's why the Stories in Songs podcast helps musicians write powerful & engaging lyrics so that they get more fans and sky🚀 sales. In this podcast, you'll learn how to use the power of storytelling for your own songwriting. You'll also get tips and tricks on how to analyze your songs so that you can create some amazing lyrics without hitting writer's block ever again. Hit subscribe and get ready to become a songwriting ninja.
#31 - Creating Conflict by Using a Character's Wants and Needs (+ WORKSHEET)June 23, 2022 Episode artwork #30 - 3 Ways to Develop your Song's Character Using Internal Content GenresJune 16, 2022 Episode artwork #29 - Every Character WANTS something. But how to figure out WHAT that is?June 09, 2022 Episode artwork #28 - “Shut Up and Kiss Me” by Mary Chapin Carpenter – Avoiding Contradictions in LyricsMay 26, 2022 Episode artwork #27 - Develop your Lyric's Verses by Using Progressive Complications (+ WORKSHEET)May 12, 2022 Episode artwork #26 - Development Engine ADVANCED: 5 Commandments of StorytellingApril 28, 2022 Episode artwork #25 - A Songwriter’s Six Best Friends ADVANCED: The Story Grid Diorama Model (+WORKSHEET)April 14, 2022 Episode artwork #24 - “Rumor” by Lee Brice – Using Multiple Love Story ConventionsMarch 31, 2022 Episode artwork #23 - Finding Topics to Write about by Looking at Universal Human ValuesMarch 17, 2022 Episode artwork #22 - How to Show a Change between your Song's Beginning and EndingMarch 03, 2022 Episode artwork #21 - Crucial Components of Narrative SongwritingFebruary 17, 2022 Episode artwork #20 - “Kiss Me Slowly” by Parachute – Why Change is Better than RepetitionFebruary 03, 2022 Episode artwork #19 - What songwriters need to know about writing lyrics about the first kissMay 27, 2021 Episode artwork #18 - 15 Secrets Every Songwriter Must Know About Writing The Lyrics For A Lovers’ First Meet SceneMay 13, 2021 Episode artwork #17 - "Special K" (Placebo) - The Simplest Way to Start and Finish Song Lyrics that Mean Something!April 29, 2021 Episode artwork #16 - "Middle of a Memory" by Cole Swindell - One Amazing Songwriting Trick to Increase Your Album's Streaming NumberApril 15, 2021 Episode artwork #15 - "Heartache on the Dancefloor" by Jon Pardi - Beat the fairytale love song cliché and move over to the dark sideApril 01, 2021 Episode artwork #14 - "I'm a Believer" by The Monkees - Making listeners relate to the inner turmoil of your song's characterMarch 18, 2021 Episode artwork #13 - "I Saw Her Standing There" by The Beatles - The Beatles Way to Include Your Listeners In Your NarrationMarch 04, 2021 Episode artwork #12 - "Crazy for You" by Madonna - An Unspoken Truth To Writing Enticing LyricsFebruary 18, 2021 Episode artwork #11 - "Ain't No Other Man" by Christina Aguilera - Three Lyric Writing Mistakes That Could Cost You Your Audience’s EngagementFebruary 04, 2021 Episode artwork #10 - "Sold (The Grundy County Auction Incident)" by John Michael Montgomery - How To Write A "Love at First Sight" Song: Successful Musicians Secrets RevealedJanuary 21, 2021 Episode artwork #9 - My Secret Songwriting Weapon to Write Captivating LyricsJanuary 07, 2021 Episode artwork #8 - Here’s What You Don’t Know About Songwriting That Could Revolutionize your LyricsJune 23, 2020 Episode artwork #7 - "Last Goodbye" by A Minute for Manny - How to write a heartbreaking love song to get over someone?June 02, 2020 Episode artwork