Elizabeth Drudge. Practical pointers on how to write new songs. Part one focuses on lyrics: choosing a clear theme, the poetic rhythm and making sure the message is sound in doctrine. Part two discusses the melody and harmony: choosing a range for your song, the proper use of chords and the emotions conveyed by the music. This book offers songwriters a step-by-step outline for reviewing their own songs. 94 pages; spiral bound; Drudge.