Songwrangler™ Signup Form

Note: This page will take you to an automated Songwrangler™ membership signup form, eventually. This version is left over from a previous iteration that required me to do everything manually, and it doesn't actually work. I've left it here to demonstrate the sort of thing I usually provide.

Note for Real People Who Want to Sign Up - I would rather have ten people I know and trust on our forums than a thousand I don't. You may think I'm being intrusive or demanding by requiring you to give me real information before you sign up, but on other forums I've managed, that was the only way I could guarantee that every member feels safe from sniping or worse.

Sadly, every week dozens of spammers and jokesters fill out our forms thinking that somehow their unwelcome advertisements or content will show up on our sites (they don't). Some of those fake request from spammers even come with real people's names and e-mails attached - they've harvested someone else's address book so their requests would look legit. So I'm now asking people who want to subscribe to our forums to supply their real full name, city, state, and some information about themselves and their interests so we know it's not just a random spam attempt. Considering how much personal information I've shared over the years on these web pages, I don't think that's asking too much. Again, NONE of your personal information will ever be revealed, sold, traded, or used in any way except for me to have a better idea of who my readers are.

At the moment, I don't have the following form "wired" to force you to submit required fields - that doesn't actually discourage determined scammers anyway. But, due to the sheer number of fake signups I get, I must automatically delete any requests with partial or obviously fake information. I apologize in advance for any inconvenience, but I'm inviting you into a safe place that I plan to keep safe for everyone who wants to participate.

Paul Race


Creek Don't Rise™

School Of The Rock™

Classic Train Songs™

First Name

Last Name

Your email address
Your email address again, just to be sure
The nickname you want to use on the discussion forum

Street Number and Street Name

Apt. # or Suite #
Your City or Town

Your State

Your Zip Code

Membership Standards - This forum is restricted to members who wish to participate in helping each other write better songs. By participating you promise that:

  • You will be honest but courteous in your feedback.
  • You will accept criticism graciously, even if you don't agree with it. (Practice saying, "Thank you for a look; I'll keep your comments in mind.")
  • You will not steal other people's songs or hooks or original song ideas.
  • You will not accuse other people of stealing your song if they happen to write about love or trucks or puppy dogs or something else you're writing about.
  • You will not present other people's material as your own.
  • You indemnify Paul Race and the rest of the members of this group against all threats of lawsuits or other legal action arising from perceived threats of your intellectual property. (Not that this has happened, but we want to make sure we have our bases covered.)

I agree to abide by the Membership Standards in the above list:

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Please provide the URL for any sites that you own/operate with content related to this site. (Optional)

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Please tell us something about your songwriting, such as who your favorite songwriteris and what you would like to work on. (Required - we use these comments to filter spammers )

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