What if knowing why you want to write songs is just as important as how? "Embrace Your Authentic Songwriter: How & Why to Play Your Own Tune" is designed to help you at any point in your songwriting journey. Whether you're a novice or have been writing for years, this book is for you. You'll gain an understanding of the "big picture" purpose of music for humanity, learn how to cultivate fertile soil for your muse, and dive deep into your personal musical motivations. You'll also obtain applicable and accessible tips, tricks, and tools for crafting your songs. Most importantly you will learn how to craft a compass and use other navigational tools to stay true to your authentic creative voice, so you can boldly share your gifts with the world.