Author Archives: jdcburnhil

About jdcburnhil

Author of "Nightbird Descends," available from Smashwords and other fine e-book retailers.

Striking the right chord

Here’s the not-very-helpful advice you’ll get when you first start trying to write melodies for songs: “Sure you can do it!  Here’s how you do it:  just try lots of combinations of notes until you find some that sound good … Continue reading

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Welcome to my hill; enjoy the vista

Well, here we are at last.  Hello, out there, whoever you are.  I’m JDC Burnhil, author of the action-adventure e-book Nightbird Descends, and my plan for this blog is to talk about the values I strive for as a writer, and … Continue reading

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