Francesca de Valence

How To Access Creative Joy - A Simple Tool To Keep You Open

Posted by Francesca de Valence on Wednesday, September 16, 2020



Over the last month, I have received so many messages from songwriters calling for help. They are saying things like “I just don't feel great” or “I’m not in a great space right now”. They’re also telling me they haven't written songs in months, maybe even years, and they know that they want to be doing this again.  Read More

I Can’t Write Songs (Because I’m Not Talented Enough)

Posted by Francesca de Valence on Thursday, August 13, 2020



One of the most disheartening things I hear from people who want to be songwriters is: “I can’t write songs because I’m not talented enough.” This breaks my heart. These people have a belief that they don't have the talent to write songs.  Read More

Mid-Year Check-In - Make 2020 the Year of Your Dreams 💫

Posted by Francesca de Valence on Monday, July 06, 2020



2020 may feel like the biggest year so far, and whilst it feels like a year has already passed (don’t you think?), it’s not over yet! But you still have plenty of opportunity to make 2020 an amazing year for you. It’s up to you.  Read More

Finish What You Start!!!

Posted by Francesca de Valence on Tuesday, June 23, 2020



Are you a songwriter who has hundreds of ideas for songs on your phone? Audio memos of melody ideas, verse ideas, banger chorus ideas... Maybe you've got a book filled with lyric ideas?  Read More

The Transformational Power of Music

Posted by Francesca de Valence on Monday, May 25, 2020



If there is one thing that I absolutely love about the songwriters that I work with, it is that they understand the transformational power of music; the healing power of music.  Read More

Learning Skills Later In Life

Posted by Francesca de Valence on Friday, May 15, 2020



Last week, I shared a story on my personal Facebook page around a birthday present I had recently received. It was liked and commented on by hundreds of people. Many people not only shared the post, but retold the story in their own world, like a tale that gets passed on from one person to another.  Read More

Self-Isolation Doesn’t Have to be Isolating

Posted by Francesca de Valence on Thursday, April 23, 2020



Self-isolation doesn’t have to be isolating. Really, it doesn’t. But it’s too easy for it to get that way right now. I want to help you stay connected and I have some questions for you. And some answers for you too. Read More

The New Paradigm

Posted by Francesca de Valence on Thursday, April 16, 2020



I did something a week ago that I could never have imagined doing even a month ago. A lot happens in a month! Read More

When You Hit A Block, Stay Agile and Pivot

Posted by Francesca de Valence on Thursday, March 19, 2020



Dear ones, How are you? Big hugs to you. The world is giving us one swift kick up the backside and sending us all scrambling. But I want to offer a new perspective, perhaps, a less common way of looking at now.  Read More

The Antidote to Perfectionism

Posted by Francesca de Valence on Friday, February 28, 2020



Are you so worried about writing bad songs that you end up with no songs?
Are you a songwriter who struggles to write and finish songs?
Are you somebody that puts off songwriting?
Perhaps you are so worried about writing a bad song that you end up with no finished songs and hundreds of unfinished ideas?
What if I could give you one solution that could solve that problem? What if I tell you a way to not only finish songs, but also make the songwriting process a whole lot more fun?  Read More