Do you yearn for a spiritual dimension and inner instinct in songwriting? There is an inner instinct that will help you to 'capture and fix the hieroglyphs of inspiration from the realm of the minds unconscious ectasis'. UNRAVELING THE MYSTERY OF SONGWRITING is an informative and highly readable book in which the author adopts 'a biblical approach to lyrical composition'. The book is grounded in the author's belief that God's anointing is what establishes the desire and means among Christians to compose spiritual songs, hymns and psalms. The book discussed different passages and episodes from the Bible in order to present God's attitude to music. He also cited examples from the Bible of spirit-led composers and provides insightful advice on how one can truly be inspired to compose from God's spiritual urgings. The author took into consideration the average reader's knowledge of music, and strives to have each reader understand the message of his book at the end. This is beneficial to readers familiar with composing and those that are not. He has done the hard thinking for the reader, and presents the book concisely and fluently. In this book you will- Understand the spiritual dimension in songwriting Unlock your creative talent Discover the various atmospheres for composing songs Develop your spiritual instinct for songwriting This is a thoughtful, thought- provoking and inspiring piece of writing. Perhaps it's a measure of its success that one comes away from it feeling one has been reminded of something one already knew. Dr Philip W. Mshelia is an equine veterinarian. He lectures equine medicine in the faculty of veterinary medicine, Ahmadu Bello University, south of the Sahara. He is a singer, song writer and an avid horse lover. He is married to Blessing Philip-Mshelia.