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Stony Meadow Publishing

This web site lists Stony Meadow Publishing's current catalog. You will find information on books that are currently available at bookstores (including online bookstores) as well as a schedule for upcoming titles. Information is also provided on ordering titles directly from the publisher. (website:

Stan Swanson's Author Website

This web site provides information on Stan Swanson and his books. You will also find information on ordering his books, how to schedule an author visit, his biography, a question and answer session, book reviews, excerpts from his books and more. (website:

Books For Songwriters

If you're a songwriter you might want to check out this site. It's focus is on Stan Swanson's best-selling book on songwriting: The Songwriter's Journal: 52 Weeks of Songwriting Inspiration. (website:

Ideas For Authors

Are you a writer looking for some ideas? It doesn't matter if you write fiction or non-fiction or even if you write for adults or children. This site has something for you. Stuck in a rut? Experiencing a case of writer's block? This site just might have the cure! (website:

Inspiration For Songwriters

Stan's first book on songwriting was Inspiration for Songwriters: Tips and Tricks to Unlocking the Muse. This web site gives you a little more info on that title as well as Stan's other songwriting books. (Including stuff in the works...) (website:

Horror Writing Contest

If you're a creative writer and like to write scary stuff, then you might want to check out Dark Moon Book's horror writing contest. Includes all the information you need to submit your story for the current contest. (website:

Forever Zombie

This site is dedicated to Stan's first zombie book. Forever Zombie: A Collection of Undead Guy Tales takes a humorous look at the upcoming zombie apocalypse with a unique tongue-in-cheek style. You'll laugh until your body parts begin falling off. (website:

Best Zombie Books

We dare you to find a site with more information on zombie books. Includes well over a hundred zombue-oriented titles with overviews and ordering informtion for either Amazon or Barnes & Noble. (website:

Stan Swanson's Personal Website

Stan's personal web site. (website:

Six Guns and Zombies blog

Get involved in this zombie tale today. Check out this online serial and join Colt McCoy in his battle with zombies in the wild, wild west. (website: Six Guns and Zombies)


And here are links for ordering Stan Swanson's books on Amazon:

Inspiration for Songwriters is available at amazon.

The Songwriter's Journal is available at amazon.

The Misadventures of Hobart Hucklebuck is available at amazon.






Listen to some of Stan's songs at MySpace!

Visit MySpace and read Stan's blogs on songwriting too.


Other books in the works...

Keep an eye out for these upcoming book titles from Stony Meadow Publishing for songwriters, musicians, poets and authors. Projected titles include:

Song Notes: Facts and Trivia About Popular Songs of the 60s

1001 Song Ideas: The Songwriter's Ultimate Companion

The Poet's Journal

Musical Mondegrens and Misunderstood Song Lyrics

We expect to have most of these titles available by 2010. Visit us often for updates on these titles as well new books.

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We are collecting articles on songwriting. Please send us an email if you have an article you would like to submit.

Power Words: How to Make Your Song Lyrics Stronger 

Coming Soon!

Stan doesn't onlywrite books about songwriting. His middle grade fantasy fiction book,The Misadventures of Hobart Hucklebuck, is available at Amazon and the second book in the series should be available soon as well.

Also in the works and due in the fall of 2009 is Forever Zombie: A Collection of Undead Guy Tales. It is a unique blend of apocalyptic zombie tales with a wry sense of humor.

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