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Wow, what a mental work out This has to be one of THE most useful books for the lyric writer and poet that I have ever read, period After drilling you on making ainteresting choice of words through sensory writing and the use of metaphor , Pat Pattison then brings out the big guns as he talks about how to put those words together in ways the create the most powerful rhythms Some of these are so simple but you never knew how important they are until you see them described I will admit Wow, what a mental work out This has to be one of THE most useful books for the lyric writer and poet that I have ever read, period After drilling you on making ainteresting choice of words through sensory writing and the use of metaphor , Pat Pattison then brings out the big guns as he talks about how to put those words together in ways the create the most powerful rhythms Some of these are so simple but you never knew how important they are until you see them described I will admit that I cheated my way through this book I read it cover to cover first to get inspiration, and NOW I m going back and actually working my way through the exercises This is gonna be grueling but so rewarding Very nicely structured, step by step, prompt based workshop for developing first your sense based writing that is, descriptive writing, or imagery , then your sense of metaphor, and then bringing it together Each section is intended to be completed over 14 consecutive days, with 3 prompts per day one 5 minutes, one 10 minutes, and one 30 seconds, with the goal of evading your inner editor and getting your juices to flow freely Student examples for each prompt give new dimensions to the creat Very nicely structured, step by step, prompt based workshop for developing first your sense based writing that is, descriptive writing, or imagery , then your sense of metaphor, and then bringing it together Each section is intended to be completed over 14 consecutive days, with 3 prompts per day one 5 minutes, one 10 minutes, and one 30 seconds, with the goal of evading your inner editor and getting your juices to flow freely Student examples for each prompt give new dimensions to the creative possibilities I find that I do better at not panicking and wasting time with my inner editor if I allow myself a few moments to focus before I start the timer Starting completely cold makes me write nonsense or nothing at all Though directed primarily at songwriters, these exercises are great for any writer This is a good book for anyone who wants to access creativity I liked this and I can definitely tell while reading this book why the author is a professor at Berklee College of Music. Changed the way I write Lyrics Stories Blogs Articles I continue to go back again and again to the exercises in this author s books to learn and re learn timeless techniques and experiments. ( DOWNLOAD BOOK ) ♑ Songwriting Without Boundaries: Lyric Writing Exercises for Finding Your Voice ♩ Infuse your lyrics with sensory detail Writing great song lyrics requires practice and discipline Songwriting Without Boundaries will help you commit to routine practice through fun writing exercises This unique collection of than sense bound prompts helps you develop the skills you need to tap into your senses and inject your writing with vivid detailseffectively use metaphor and comparative languageadd rhythm to your writing and manage phrasingSongwriters, as well as writers of other genres, will benefit from this collection of sensory writing challenges Divided into four sections, Songwriting Without Boundaries features four different fourteen day challenges with timed writing exercises, along with examples from other songwriters, poets, and prose writers Push through and finish the book Seriously I know it s tough and feels pointless, but my writing feelsfree I often spend time doing some of these exercises about the topic at hand in a session, in addition to freewriting in the morning This book helps you get over the fear of being perfect and start exploring the free, creative part of your mind. I give 5 star because the book has opened my perspective The author encourage my writing to be in sense bound view which is really make sense. Great writing exercises.This would be a great reference for any type of writer poets, novelists, songwriters, etc. A book to help you tap into your inner songwriter. I got this book as a gift, since I occasionally take a stab at writing songs I thought the approach was interesting you engage in little writing drills that let you bring out your subconscious creativity The author used the material produced by many contributors eager to share what they d come up with in 5 minutes, 10 minutes, or even as little as 90 seconds Some of the contributors were talented songwriters, like Gillian Welch I m not sure this will help me write better songs, but I did ha I got this book as a gift, since I occasionally take a stab at writing songs I thought the approach was interesting you engage in little writing drills that let you bring out your subconscious creativity The author used the material produced by many contributors eager to share what they d come up with in 5 minutes, 10 minutes, or even as little as 90 seconds Some of the contributors were talented songwriters, like Gillian Welch I m not sure this will help me write better songs, but I did have fun, and I think the same concept will apply in the other types of writing I m doing