January, 2020 - Songwriter's Prompts

Write a song about the new year

Write a song summarizing last year

Write a song about last summer

Write a song about being warm

Write a song that uses the 5minor chord in the chorus

Write a song with no repeating parts

Write a song about a photo album

Write a song about an old truck

Write a song on a napkin

Write a song on the inside cover of an old book

Write a children’s song about a toy

Write a children’s song about losing a friend

Write a song about new beginnings

Write a song about skiing

Write a song about winter

Write a song about a new love

Write a song about an old love

Write a song about a place you have never been

Write a song about the Erie Canal

Write a song about framing an old painting

Write a song about hope

Write a New Years song

Write a birthday song

Write a song using only 15 words

Write a song using only quotations from famous people

Write a song based on a cartoon episode

Write a song about a modern Icarus

Write a song about the tedium of housework

Write a song about Seasonal Affective Disorder

Write a song about a new guitar

Write a song on an instrument you don’t play


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