“My Brain Never Turns Off of Songwriting”

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This quote comes from American country star Dustin Lynch. While he is a pretty recent star, he still has a lot of valuable insight that a songwriter for any genre is able to benefit from. This quote is something that any writer can really relate to. Writers are, by nature, very close observers of the world around them; a skill that is really essential to a creative person because observing their environment gives them inspiration. When you take what you see and just absorb it, you can make absolute magic that your fans will enjoy.

They always say to write what you know. Writing can always be such a cathartic experience for a writer, but it can also just be the writer’s way of sharing things that they observe or conversations that listeners can learn from. Writers have this habit of also being stuck in their head a lot of…

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About Eva Blaskovic

I am a multi-genre author of literary fiction and fantasy, and writer of non-fiction articles on parenting, writing, education, health, and travel. My background encompasses both the sciences and the arts. I teach at a specialized clinic for learning difficulties and mentor young authors. In addition to writing and teaching, my passions are weather, Indian food, gardening, and music. I have played eight musical instruments and spent many years immersed in taekwondo and karate. In my youth, I was an avid canoeist. I was born in Prague, Czech Republic, grew up in Ontario, Canada, and moved to Alberta in 1988, where I raised four children.
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