Finding The Drama

Writing a summary song for videos is a way to vent their frustration for some and something as sacred as science for video. While the structure is not mandatory for a song, it certainly helps because listeners are accustomed to songs with a familiar structure. You...

Give Me Some Skin

Is there substance? Are you producing music that takes the listener on a (short) journey then delivers them to a solution? Perhaps a problem needs solved. You want to paint visual images with your lyrics and music. You are becoming a visual artist when you write songs...

Tips for Writing a Good Song

If you are like most songwriters, you are probably familiar with the frustrating feeling of being stuck in a rut. You know in yourself that it’s vital to write something, anything daily; however, there are times when songwriting seems impossible. Perhaps you...

Who is the Artist

Excerpt from “Merzan” a screenplay by Marc Blake Merzan sits with his head down. Philippe rubs his chin again to find a way to communicate. Gets an idea and pulls a coin from his pocket. “Merzan? Do you see this coin?” “Oui monsieur.” Philippe uses the coin to perform...