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Use imagery and details in your verses

Use imagery and details in your verses: One-Minute Songwriting Tips
Use imagery and details in your verses: One-Minute Songwriting Tips

In songwriting, it's the details and imagery in your lyric that capture your listeners' attention. Cliff Goldmacher, a veteran songwriter, suggests in his weekly songwriting tutorial that this tried and true device goes a long way towards drawing your listener in. The more imagery and details you use in your verses the more likely you are to communicate your song's story in a potent and interesting way.

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