Song Lyrics

Using Song Lyrics In Fiction

I hear this question often — “Can I use song lyrics in my fiction?” I completely understand. Music provides great inspiration for writers. A few lines from “In Da Club” by 50 Cent could be brilliant character insight. Mozart’s “Queen of the Night” aria from The Magic Flute could easily communicate a mood. “Eleanor Rigby”…

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