Books

THE ART OF WRITING LOVE SONGS

A new book for Allworth Press,released in 2003. While this book is about lyric writing, at its core it’s about understanding what love is before we write about it.

THE ART OF WRITING GREAT LYRICS

An educational book exploring commercially viable lyric writing from the perspective of a working lyricist in today’s music industry. First Edition Published by Writer’s Digest Books in 1989 as “YOU CAN WRITE GREAT LYRICS.” Published in Chinese translation (the first songwriting book of to be so translated)

GREAT RAILWAY ADVENTURE

1998/1999. Lyricist for a series of books on tape, with music, for theLionel Trains company, to accompany a new kids’ train. Included theme, 3 original camp-style kids’”railroad”songs. Original re-write of the classic “Rock IslandLine.” Two freight train songs. co-written with Tom Chase and Steve Rucker for Lin Oliver Productions.

THE ART OF WRITING LOVE SONGS

A new book for Allworth Press,released in 2003. While this book is about lyric writing, at its core it’s about understanding what love is before we write about it.

THE ART OF WRITING GREAT LYRICS

An educational book exploring commercially viable lyric writing from the perspective of a working lyricist in today’s music industry. First Edition Published by Writer’s Digest Books in 1989 as “YOU CAN WRITE GREAT LYRICS.” Published in Chinese translation (the first songwriting book of to be so translated)

GREAT RAILWAY ADVENTURE

1998/1999. Lyricist for a series of books on tape, with music, for theLionel Trains company, to accompany a new kids’ train. Included theme, 3 original camp-style kids’”railroad”songs. Original re-write of the classic “Rock IslandLine.” Two freight train songs. co-written with Tom Chase and Steve Rucker for Lin Oliver Productions.